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Sayings

 Subject
Subject Source: Sss
Scope Note: Created For = CW

Found in 132 Collections and/or Records:

Saying beginning 'Cha nionach usa bhi beirteach', 29 August 1870

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW116/109
Scope and Contents Saying probably collected on Beinn na Faoghla/Benebcula beginning 'Cha nionach [th]usa bhi[th] beirteach, Mas a leat na bheil mi faicinn' and composed of eleven lines.

Saying beginning 'Co as thainig sibhs a dhuin', June 1887

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/192
Scope and Contents Saying beginning 'Co as thainig sibhs a dhuin, Thainig a Rocabarrai'.

Saying beginning 'Croc togal us Creagal conais' and accompanying vocabulary note, 8 July 1870

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW116/31
Scope and Contents Saying collected on Tarasaigh/Taransay beginning 'Croc togal us Creagal conais, An Da Chroc is sona san Aird' said to have come from a 'poor woman who was driven from the place' The accompanying vocabulary note reads 'Pasgaite = Basket'.

Saying beginning 'Deir Columcille leinn (ruinn?)', c1875

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW106/130
Scope and Contents Saying beginning 'Deir Columcille leinn (ruinn?) Gu ifrionn gu brath nach rachadh an fial' possibly collected from 'old John Dillon' [Carmichael puts a question mark next to Dillon's name].

Saying beginning 'Dion sinn fein as (or dion) an cualach', August 1883

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/116
Scope and Contents Saying beginning 'Dion sinn fein as (or dion) an cualach'

Saying beginning 'Feuch rist e!', June 1887

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/52
Scope and Contents Saying collected from Donald Currie, crofter, Baile Meadhanach/Ballymeanach, Ìle/Islay, which reads 'Feuch rist e! Feuch rist e! Sguab as e! Sguab as e!'.

Saying beginning 'Gheobhar fear an coill', c1876

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW150/91
Scope and Contents Saying probably collected in Uibhist/Uist beginning 'Gheobhar fear an coill, Gheobhar mac am broinn'. The saying is composed of four lines. The text has been scored through in ink as if transcribed elsewhere.

Saying beginning 'Mar chumas neach a theanga', 13 September 1909

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/117
Scope and Contents Saying which reads 'Mar chumas neach a theanga an suil losgan, Chum rud a suil neach le theanga'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Saying beginning 'Seacaid mhaide agus peitein', c1892

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/78
Scope and Contents Saying which reads 'Seacaid mhaide agus peitein iarrain a bhi na mu'n cuart air an duine fad la agus bliadhna a thug an [t eurball] os an lair agam.'

Saying beginning 'T fhalt 'us t fhiona D. daoine', 7 August 1886

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/16
Scope and Contents Saying collected from Duncan Cameron, police officer, Lochaline [Loch Àlainn, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire], which reads 'T fhalt 'us t fhiona D. daoine, T ionga mhaol D sathurn.'