Words and Phrases
affa

“affa”

Meaning:

awful, awfully / terrible, terribly / very

Alternative spelling/meaning:

affa puir = skint, very hard-up

In Literature:

Excerpt from Jeck an tha Banestaak by BBC Tellytales - Translated by Ulster-Scots Language Society

Iveriethin wus affa, affa muckle!
It med Jeck feel affa, affa wee.


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