Crow driving a piano playing mobile steam machine of delicate design.
The Scottish Word:

Maister.

Ah’m a craw an canni sing so the maister steam-smith made me this furlie so I can mak my ain music.

He loves craws.

Ah keep the fire stoked and the steam organ toots awa played by steam robot Erchie. He’s controlled by these cairts that I’ve pecked holes in.

Erchie’s musical steam fingers are delicate things but strang and nimble.

I can peck a new tune intae new cairts any time I like ahn awa Erchie goes peckin oot the new notes wi his fingers.

Braw music.

Translation:

maister: master

I’m a crow and I cannot sing so the master steam-smith made me this contraption so I can make my own music.

He loves crows. I keep the fire stoked and the steam organ toots away played by steam robot Archibald there. He’s controlled by the cards that I’ve pecked holes in.

Archibald’s fingers are delicate but strong and nimble.

I can peck a new tune into new cards anytime I like and away Archibald goes pecking out the new notes with his fingers.

Wonderful music.

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

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