liggat

noun
lig·​gat
variants: or ligget \ ˈligət \
plural -s

Definition of liggat

Scottish
: gate especially : swing gate

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History and Etymology for liggat

Middle English lidgate, from Old English hlidgeat, from hlid covering, door, gate + geat gate

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“Liggat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/liggat. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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