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Hogg

[hog] /hɒg/
noun
1.
James ("the Ettrick Shepherd") 1770–1835, Scottish poet.
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British Dictionary definitions for hogg the ettrick shepherd

hogg

/hɒɡ/
noun
1.
an uncastrated male pig
2.
a sheep of either sex aged between birth and second shearing

Hogg

/hɒɡ/
noun
1.
James, known as the Ettrick Shepherd. 1770–1835, Scottish poet and writer. His works include the volume of poems The Queen's Wake (1813) and the novel The Confessions of a Justified Sinner (1824)
2.
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