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Expressions and a proverb, 1891

Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/142

Scope and Contents

Expressions of contrasting states: 'bho aoin gu anmhuinn', 'bho reite gu areite' and 'bho shocair gu an-shocair' and a proverb beginning 'Is truagh nach robh mo bhathadh air bean a ghlugain'.


  • Creation: 1891

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Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 62 folios ; 23.5 x 19.5 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 37v, line 13 to folio 37v, line 17


MacPhail, Malcolm, Folklore from the Hebrides, IV, Folklore 8(4) (December 1897), p 381.

Repository Details

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