Words and Phrases




Alternative spelling/meaning:

NOTE - the ‘i’ in ‘chïmley’ should be pronounced with an ‘a’ sound - like chamley

In Literature:

Excerpt from Stane Skink by BBC Tellytales - translated by Ulster-Scots Language Society

Ben tha cottar-hooses, tha tither fowk cud tak up whut tha wummin wus sayin, wi her guldèrin.
The’ rin quïck tae plank aa thair mate, least Gerard wud see it!
The’ planked tha prittas up tha chimley!

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