Words and Phrases
ferlie

“ferlie”

Meaning:

surprise, shock

In Literature:

Excerpt from Tha Broonies an tha Soutar by BBC Tellytales - Translated by Ulster-Scots Language Society

Aa tha place wus lown
forby tha clock upo’ tha waa.
The’ stud an leukked an tholit
an syne a ferlie saa!


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