An Etymological Glossary of the Shetland & Orkney Dialect: With Some Derivations of Names of Places in Shetland

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1866 edition. Excerpt: ...da. pistren, id. Peilk, to pick up, to steal small things, S. Peitan, a diminutive, ill-tempered person, S.; isl. patti, puerulus. Pell; "A pell of a thing"--anything that is in tatters, as applied to clothing; or that is very much out of repair, as applied to a vessel, house, etc., S.; da. pialt, a ...

An Etymological Glossary of the Shetland & Orkney Dialect: With Some Derivations of Names of Places in Shetland 2017, Andesite Press

ISBN-13: 9781375882248

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An Etymological Glossary of the Shetland & Orkney Dialect: With Some Derivations of Names of Places in Shetland 2015, Andesite Press

ISBN-13: 9781298561619

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