messan

noun
mes·​san | \ ˈme-sᵊn How to pronounce messan (audio) \

Definition of messan

chiefly Scotland

First Known Use of messan

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for messan

Middle English (Scots), from Scottish Gaelic measan

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“Messan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/messan. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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