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Saying beginning 'Aona godhar deug ghiorlagach ghearlagach ghoirleagach', 1894

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW1/54

Scope and Contents

Saying written down by John Ewen MacRury, Beinn na Faoghla/Benbecula beginning 'Aona godhar deug ghiorlagach ghearlagach ghoirleagach'. The saying appears to be a tongue-twister involving animals and people. The text has been scored through in pencil and it looks as if Alexander Carmichael has altered the 'chalmana' to 'chalamana'.

Dates

  • 1894

Language of Materials

Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

From the Series: 114 folios ; 14 x 20 cm

Physical Location

5.07

Physical Location

folio 18r, line 1 to folio 19r, line 3

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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