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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English yestreen, alteration of yestereven (last night, yesterday evening), from Old English ġiestranǣfen (yesterday evening), equivalent to yester- +‎ e'en (evening). Cognate with West Frisian justerjûn (yestreen; last night).

NounEdit

yestreen (plural yestreens)

  1. (chiefly archaic, poetic or Scotland) The night before.

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ScotsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English yestereven (yesterday evening).

NounEdit

yestreen (plural yestreens)

  1. yesterday evening, the night before

AdverbEdit

yestreen (not comparable)

  1. last night, yesterday