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Proverbs

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Subject Source: Sss
Scope Note: Created For = CW

Found in 106 Collections and/or Records:

Proverb beginning 'Mo shuil dhileas s mo dhearbh namhaid' and accompanying note, c1892

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/100
Scope and Contents Proverb which reads 'Mo shuil dhileas s mo dhearbh namhaid, Is olc an dist nach foghair an a dh aon duine'.
Dates: c1892

Proverb beginning 'Oiche rionnagach reulagach', August 1903

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW178/27
Scope and Contents Proverb which reads 'Oi[dh]che rionnagach reulagach gun cheo gun ghaoith gun turadh gun uisge.' Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.
Dates: August 1903

Proverb beginning 'Tha leigheas air gach cas', 1894

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/194
Scope and Contents Proverb beginning 'Tha leigheas air gach cas, Ach air a bhas ni bheil' with accompanying English translation. The text is written in ink and has been scored through in ink.
Dates: 1894

Proverb beginning 'Tha leigheas an gach cas', 1894

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/184
Scope and Contents Proverb which reads 'Tha leigheas an gach cas, Ach cha nil/ni bheil leigheas air a bhas'. The text has been scored through in pencil.
Dates: 1894

Proverb beginning 'Ugh aig eirig leanamh aig aimig is cla[?nn] aig sgalaig', 1877

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/3
Scope and Contents Proverb beginning 'Ugh aig eirig leanamh aig aimig is cla[nn] aig sgalaig' collected from Mary Stewart, age 76, Malacleit, [Malaclate, Uibhist a Tuath/North Uist].
Dates: 1877

Proverb for 'a man of honour', July 1909

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/31
Scope and Contents Proverb for 'a man of honour' which reads 'Duine air fhacal us each air thaod'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.
Dates: July 1909

Proverb for choosing a dog beginning 'Cuil[ean] bas dubh bui[dhe]', 22 August 1903

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW178/11
Scope and Contents Proverb for choosing a dog probably collected from Mary MacRae, Dùnan, Letterfearn, Ros is Cromba/Ross and Cromarty, beginning 'Cuil[ean] bas dubh bui[dhe] Ciad mhac na saigh, Am a bhith sa Mhairt'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.
Dates: 22 August 1903

Proverb or verse beginning 'Saoghal subh sona dhuibh', August 1903

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW178/24
Scope and Contents Proverb or verse beginning 'Saoghal subh sona dhuibh, Sar cudh fallan slan'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.
Dates: August 1903

Proverb said by people in good trim, August 1883

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/110
Scope and Contents Proverb said by people in good trim beginning which reads 'Chnamhadh mo ghoile chlach is reachainn fhein roimh thigh teine'.
Dates: August 1883

Proverb which begins 'Sgrìob am Muileach agus sliobair am Muileach thu', 1883

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/199
Scope and Contents Proverb which reads 'Sgrìob am Muileach agus sliobair am Muileach thu. Ach sliob am Muileach agus sgrìobai am Muileach thu' [Stroke the Mull man and he'll scratch you. But scratch the Mull man and he'll stroke you].
Dates: 1883