Scottish Words tagged with: pot - 9 posts.

Isaac Asimov and Terry Pratchet working to get a Golem under control.

Scottish Word: Tirraneese.

Isaac Asimov and Terry Pratchet working to get a Golem under control.

“Right. Are ye sure yer Chems for golems are perfect this time Asimov? I’m no wantin this thing gi’in me oni mair o this bane heidit tirraneese it gets up tae.” Translated: tirraneese:harass with overwork. “Right. … Continue reading Tirraneese.

The old witch pronounces Hansel's death sentence while Gretel determinedly stokes the furnace in the background.

Scottish Word: Spirlie.

The old witch pronounces Hansel's death sentence while Gretel determinedly stokes the furnace in the background.

“Ach! Yir still spirlie and ill-thriven, whit’s adae wi ye? I’ve hud enough! Ah’m no waitin onie longer.” Translated: spirlie: thin, spindly. “Argh! You are still skinny and scraggy, what is wrong with you? I have … Continue reading Spirlie.