Etymology
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auld (adj.)

variant of old that more accurately preserves the Anglo-Saxon vowel. Surviving in northern English and Scottish; after late 14c. it was distinctly Scottish. A child wise or canny beyond its years was auld-farrand; Auld wives' tongues was a name for the aspen, because its leaves "seldom cease wagging."

updated on March 03, 2017

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Definitions of auld from WordNet

auld (adj.)
a Scottish word;
auld lang syne
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.