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Black Country dialect
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Use the alphabet links below to have a look at a selection of words that typify the Black Country accent.
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O - S
Black Country word
Meaning
  
O 
OdeOld
OdeburyOldbury
OffalCheap Meat
'Ommer Hammer (As in "Gie it sum 'ommer ! )
On yer bike!Go away
'OndHand
Op 'n' a catchNow and again
'OspitalHospital
'Ow doHello
OssHorse
Oss RoadRoad
Oppel Apple
  
P 
PacesSandwiches "Ave we paces"
PaerstinBeating
Paes Peas
Piece of caerkeEasy
PinnerPinafore
PlatterItem made of china
Puss or PaersePurse
PokeA stye on the eyelid
PuddledDaft, crazy
  
R 
ReistyDirty
RiffyUnclean
RonkHorrible
RotRat
Rowed Road
RucusBrawl
  
S 
SaddlersWalsall football club
SaftDaft
Saft as a biled taernipVery silly person
'sall rightIt's fine
ScurfDandruff
ShaertyUpset
ShapShop
SharrabangCoach, bus
SharrapShut up
Scrumpin'Stealing (usually apples)
SkinnyTight fisted/mean
Skivy A servant
SlertA slate, or to criticize eg; " e day arf gee im a slertin'"
Sling yer 'ook!Go away!
SmerrickSmethwick
Smashin'Good
SozzledDrunk
SponnerSpanner
SprogChild
Spug Chewing Gum
SpujerkSparrow
SummatSomething
ShedSpilled
Stick wood in 'oleShut the door
SuckSweet
SufDrain
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