Words and Phrases
shain

“shain”

Meaning:

soon

Alternative spelling/meaning:

shane; suin

In Literature:

Excerpt from Davy by James Fenton

An shane tae lie in the wuntry clie o cowl Buckna

Excerpt from Oot Here Mae Lane by Charlie Gillen

An’ I luk an’ I think,
sure life’s only a blink,
an’ mae three score an’ ten’s comin’ shane


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