Words and Phrases
cantie

“cantie”

Meaning:

lively, cheerful / lovely, winsome / small and neat

Alternative spelling/meaning:

canty

In Literature:

Excerpt from Listen Lizie. Lilting to Tobacco by Samuel Thomson

Now musie light, an’ rest thy wing,
while I fall slack the merry string,
and up the canty fiddle hing

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