Definition of wys :
- " He aye can tell what's wrang wi' a body, an' maistly he can put ye richt, and there's nae new- fangled wys wi' him: a blister for the ootside an' Epsom salts for the inside dis his wark, an' they say there's no an herb on the hills he disna ken. - "Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush", Ian Maclaren.
- Hardy he was, and wys to undertake; With many a tempest hadde his berd ben schake. - "The Sea: Its Stirring Story of Adventure, Peril, & Heroism. Volume 1", Frederick Whymper.