Scottish Word: Bawbee.
"It’s aye the same every year Master Poons. There’s no a green flee tae be foond even fur 3 bawbee a wing." Translated: bawbee, balbie: one time Scottish copper coin, worth equivalent to a half penny … Continue reading Bawbee.
Scottish Word: Cuil.
“It’s yin thing bein paid tae keep ye cuil but powerin yer desk calendar accurately as weel is jist askin oer much.” Translated: cuil: cool. “It is one thing being paid to keep you cool but … Continue reading Cuil.
Scottish Word: Puckle.
“Ah’ve aw ma creations baith neeps an pumpkins saved here since I wis a bairn, which keeps twa men steady yokit. An noo aye at this time o year I gaither n preserve a puckle that … Continue reading Puckle.