Words and Phrases
wame

“wame”

Meaning:

stomach

In Literature:

Excerpt from A Song by Robert Huddleston

O! she dearly pays for a’
hunger weel her wame does claw;
roofless now’s the castle bra’
O’poor conceited Maggy O!

Excerpt from Psalm 139 by Philip Robinson

Whun in a dairk an benmaist wame tha belly o ma mither

Excerpt from To the Potatoe by James Orr

What wad they do without Do-blacks,
their weans wi’ sarkless wames to rax?

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