Words and Phrases
ayont

“ayont”

Meaning:

beyond; on the far side of

In Literature:

Excerpt from Psalm 139 by Philip Robinson

Is onie plaice ayont yer sicht?
Whaur hidlins micht A rin?

Excerpt from The Gartan Courtship - A Pastoral Night-Piece by Scotch Poems from the Ulster Miscellany

The twa ald wives ayont the fire,
are settled to their hearts desire


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