Seat

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For ither uises, see Seat (disambiguation).
Seats at a railwey station

A seat is a place tae sit, referrin tae the aurie sat upon as opponit tae ither elements like airmrests.[1]

A seat is kent as a bench an aw, a chair, a chaise longue, chesterfield, a couch, a davenport or a settee.[2]

Etymologie[eedit | eedit soorce]

The wird seat comes frae Middle Inglis sete an frae Auld Norse sæti; akin tae Auld Inglis gesete seat, sittan tae sit. The first kent uise o the wird seat is in the 13t century.[3]

See an aw[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Seat". The Free Dictionary. Retrieved 31 May 2011. 
  2. "Seat". Thesaurus.com. Retrieved 18 May 2012. 
  3. "Seat". Merriam Webster. Retrieved 18 May 2012.