by Robert Burns


      A', all.      A-back, behind, away.      Abiegh, aloof, off.      Ablins, v. aiblins.      Aboon, above up.      Abread, abroad.      Abreed, in breadth.      Ae, one.      Aff, off.      Aff-hand, at once.      Aff-loof, offhand.      A-fiel, afield.      Afore, before.      Aft, oft.      Aften, often.      Agley, awry.      Ahin, behind.      Aiblins, perhaps.      Aidle, foul water.      Aik, oak.      Aiken, oaken.      Ain, own.      Air, early.      Airle, earnest money.      Airn, iron.      Airt, direction.      Airt, to direct.      Aith, oath.      Aits, oats.      Aiver, an old horse.      Aizle, a cinder.      A-jee, ajar; to one side.      Alake, alas.      Alane, alone.      Alang, along.      Amaist, almost.      Amang, among.      An, if.      An', and.      Ance, once.      Ane, one.      Aneath, beneath.      Anes, ones.      Anither, another.      Aqua-fontis, spring water.      Aqua-vitae, whiskey.      Arle, v. airle.      Ase, ashes.      Asklent, askew, askance.      Aspar, aspread.      Asteer, astir.      A'thegither, altogether.      Athort, athwart.      Atweel, in truth.      Atween, between.      Aught, eight.      Aught, possessed of.      Aughten, eighteen.      Aughtlins, at all.      Auld, old.      Auldfarran, auldfarrant, shrewd, old-fashioned, sagacious.      Auld Reekie, Edinburgh.      Auld-warld, old-world.      Aumous, alms.      Ava, at all.      Awa, away.      Awald, backways and doubled up.      Awauk, awake.      Awauken, awaken.      Awe, owe.      Awkart, awkward.      Awnie, bearded.      Ayont, beyond.