Andra o Wyntoun

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Andra o Wyntoun
Personal details
Birth1350
Died1423
Eddication
Leids spokenInglis
Scots
Thrift
Thriftpresbyter (en) Owerset, poet, historianan screiver
Reeligion
Reeligious orderAugustinans (en) Owerset

Andra o Wyntoun (kent as Andra Wyntoun forby[1]) (c. 1350 – c. 1425), wis a Scots poet, a canon an prior o Loch Leven on St Serf's Inch an later, a canon o St. Andras.

Wyntoun an John Barbour (The Brus, 1375) wur the first cheils tae scrieve anent historie in the Scots leid.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Forde, Iain W.D. "Chronikil o Scotland". Goodreads. Retrieved 10 October 2020.
  2. Dukes, Paul (1997). "Foresay". Cairn. 1: 2.