Spectator at the goal mouth of a shinty game - camanachd.
The Scottish Word:


“Yir caman’s no getting much use the day Erchie – it luiks like yir on the winning side for a change.”


caman: club used in the game of shinty, shinty stick.

“Your shinty stick’s not getting put to much use today Archibald – it looks like you are on the winning side for a change.”

[caman spelled out in the phonetic alphabet.]


Camanachd web sites for men and women – Scottish Shinty, Women’s Shinty and an American Shinty site – See what the game is all about (training for battle) the history, rules and photographs.

The Scottish Word: shinty 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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