Wee Frees

plural noun
\ -ˈfrēz \

Definition of Wee Frees

: members of the Free Church of Scotland formed of a minority of the original Free Church of Scotland who refused to enter into a merger in 1900 with the United Presbyterian Church to form the United Free Church of Scotland

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History and Etymology for Wee Frees

from Wee Free (Kirk), nickname applied to minority of the Free Church of Scotland

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“Wee Frees.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Wee%20Frees. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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