Brown Bears conscious of their diet as a desperate hiker teetering over the cliff hangs on by gripping one's nose.
The Scottish Word:


“Caw canny Maud – if their haun feels wet and cauld they’re alright to eat – if it’s hot an dry they’re diseased.”


haun: hand.

“Be careful Maud – if their hand is cold and wet they’re alright to eat – if it’s hot and dry they’re diseased.”

[haun spelled out in the phonetic alphabet.]

The Scottish Word: haun with its definition and its meaning illustrated and captioned with the word used in context in the Scots language and in English.

1 thought on “Haun.

  1. Google and some others translate the Hungarian Name Marcsik are bonny ie Bonny Prince Charlie. Someone translated a Scots Poem into Hungarian and Bonny became Marcsik.

    Do you know why?

    Monte Haun
    Bulls Gap, TN

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