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Thread #45147   Message #666590
Posted By: Malcolm Douglas
10-Mar-02 - 08:09 PM
Thread Name: Help: What does 'asthore' mean?
Subject: RE: Help: What does 'asthore' mean?
As Greg pointed out, it's a loan-word from Middle English stor.  (Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language, Alexander MacBain, 1896).