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Proverb which reads 'Feumaidh fear nan cuan eiridh uair romh fhear nam brog', c1892

Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/73

Scope and Contents

Proverb which reads 'Feumaidh fear nan cuar[an] eiridh uair romh fhear nam brog' [The man of the sock must rise an hour before the wearer of the shoes].


  • Creation: c1892

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 39 folios ; 13 x 19.7 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 14v, line 15 to folio 14v, line 17


Nicolson, Alexander, A Collection of Gaelic Proverbs and Familiar Phrases Based on MacIntosh's Collection (Edinburgh, 1882), p. 184

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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