A peg leg pirate brandishing the pirate flag and a sword threatening a short guard with a quick death.
The Scottish Word:


Hop It? Whit dae ye mean hop it!?

Hop it yersel ya wee short ersed peengie maithe o a gaird ye.

Ye ken ahm the laithsome peg leg peratt yella teeth McGrawker, promoter ahn brither tae aw peratts an perattin.

Ahn whits mair – ahm gleg an licht set for a peg leg so beware.


peengie: peevish.

Hop it? What do you mean hop it!?

Hop it yourself you short peevish maggot of a guard you.

I will have you know that I am the loathsome peg leg pirate yellow teeth McGrawker, promoter and brother to all pirates and pirating.

And what is more – I am swift and nimble for a peg leg so beware.

The Scottish Word: peengie 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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