Words and Phrases




Alternative spelling/meaning:

aul, oul, ould

In Literature:

Excerpt from Fur Why the Say is Saut by BBC Tellytales - Translated by Ulster-Scots Language Society

Fenia an Menia leeved in tha Kïng o Denmairk’s kessel. The’ wur his servan lasses.
This yinst, tha Kïng, wha the’ cried Frodi, caa’ed Fenia an Menia ben tha kessel.
Kïng Frodi wus jist eftèr cowffin a wheen o muckle gret mïln stanes.
Tha miln stanes wur gye an auld an the’ wur ower ocht wechty.

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