Scottish Gaelic ceardtinker, smithfrom Old Irish cerdartisan, skill
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Irish ceard, a tinker.
Caird Sentence Examples
Mill tried to reconcile criminal law and its punishments with his very hard type of determinism by saying that law was needed in order to weight the scale, and in order to hold out a prospect of penalties which might deter from crime and impel towards good citizenship, so Paley held that virtue was not merely obedience to God but obedience " for 1 Criticism of the scheme, from the point of view of an idealist theism, will be found in John Caird's Introduc to the Phil.
Caird (St Andrews: The Evolution of Religion; Glasgow: The Evolution of Theology in the Greek Philosophies) represent speculative treatment on a basis of Hegelianism.
Caird, Evolution of Theology in the Greek Philosophers (1904), ii.
Caird, &c.), but less churchly than Coleridge (or F.