|Scotland - a glossary of archaic terms, as well as a number of Modern Scots words and phrases, useful for genealogical research. Legal terms, words linked to property and possessions, found in wills and testaments.|
YEARTAK, a year's lease.
often the title applied to the heir-apparent of someone with a territorial
designation forming part of his surname, or styled as a Scottish chief: "A,
younger of B".
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