Words and Phrases
bab an ee (tae)

“bab an ee (tae)”

Meaning:

sleep a wink (to)

In Literature:

Excerpt from Tha Bunyip Wean by BBC Tellytales - Translated by Ulster-Scots Language Society

Puir Uncle Mandu! He nivver babbed an ee aa nicht.
He thocht thar wus a sough o somethin in tha yaird.
It cudnae be Bunyip Wean, cud it?


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