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Vocabulary

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = CW

Found in 388 Collections and/or Records:

Vocabulary note which reads 'Stonal = Danger Mislein Sea Grass', 1894

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/157
Scope and Contents Vocabulary note which reads '[Stonal = Danger] Mislein Sea Grass'. There are some numbers written before the vocabulary but it is unclear what they represent.

Vocabulary notes and saying connected to wool, basket-making and weavework, June 1887

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/176
Scope and Contents Vocabulary notes and saying connected to wool, basket-making and weavework probably from Hiorta/St Kilda including 'Balgan-aurais = Auras the bag in which oiled wool is put when ri calanas'; 'Adhrac-bhuaic = Horn in which grease is kept for household purposes', different words for 'Pill' including 'Sgiathag' and the saying 'Chan e aurais tha air mo chuig[e]il'.

Vocabulary notes for 'bean-nighidh' [washerwoman] and 'Freath' [edge], c1894

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW1/58
Scope and Contents Vocabulary notes for 'bean-nighidh' [washerwoman] and 'Freath' [edge].

Vocabulary notes for birds of prey, June 1887

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/196
Scope and Contents Vocabulary notes for birds of prey including 'An t-Seobhag Bheag ghorm - most in braes in long heather' and 'Buzzard = Clamhan'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Vocabulary notes for wool, 15 December 1894

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW1/56
Scope and Contents Vocabulary notes written down by John Ewen MacRury, Beinn na Faoghla/Benbecula for wool including 'Uanallach', 'Marbhanlach' and 'Earannach'.

Vocabulary relating to beachcombing, 1901

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW110/92
Scope and Contents Vocabulary relating to beachcombing including 'Ruilich = search, Spràig = Broken things, smodal, wreckage' probably collected on Barraigh/Isle of Barra. Text has been scored through.

Vocabulary relating to fish and birds, 1877

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/68
Scope and Contents Vocabulary for broken shellfish, bait and the stonechat.

Vocabulary which reads 'Teine Fasait = Lonaidh = Utraid', September 1909

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/88
Scope and Contents Vocabulary which reads 'Teine Fasait = Lonaidh = Utraid'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.