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Vocabulary note and verse probably representing birdsong, c1892

Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/90

Scope and Contents

Vocabulary note which reads 'Bir-ghia Bireghian = Rain Goose from bir = water and geadh = goose' and verse probably representing birdsong beginning 'Bir! Bir! Bir! An lin a traghadh'. The verse is composed of ten lines and a translation is given. The text has been scored through in pencil as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • 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 17r, line 13 to folio 17v, line 14

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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