Words and Phrases
daur (tae) / daurnae

“daur (tae) / daurnae”

Meaning:

dare (to) / daren’t, dare not

In Literature:

Excerpt from Tha Snek Chairmer by BBC Tellytales - translated by Ulster-Scots Language Society

Wi tha bonnie musick playin,
it wull be a pooerfu daein.
Jouk tha flichterin fang –
ye daurnae dae it wrang.


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