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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 which reads 'A mhoch eirich Luan 'S an t-suan Mhart', c1893

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW126g/29
Scope and Contents Proverb which reads 'A mhoch eirich Luan, 'S an t-suan Mhart' [The Monday early-rising makes the Tuesday sleep].
Dates: c1893

Proverb which reads 'Aona gu fas, Mart gu gearradh', 1901

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW110/57
Scope and Contents Proverb which reads 'Aona gu fas, Mart gu gearradh'. Text has been scored through.
Dates: 1901

Proverb which reads 'Bhireadh e òrnais air mhath ghamhain', 1894

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/198
Scope and Contents Proverb which reads 'Bh[e]ireadh e òrrais air mhath ghamhain' [His conduct would make a bear squeamish] and noted as being from An t-Eilean Sgitheanach/Isle of Skye.
Dates: 1894

Proverb which reads 'Cha dhubh grian 's cha gheallaich uisg air', c1892

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/107
Scope and Contents Proverb which reads 'Cha dhubh grian 's cha gheallaich uisg air' [Sun won't blacken nor water bleach it]. The text is followed by an arithmetic calculation which has been scored out.
Dates: c1892

Proverb which reads 'Chan innis an t iasg a shealg gu ceann bliadhna', September 1884

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/290
Scope and Contents Proverb which reads 'Chan innis an t iasg[air] a shealg gu ceann bliadhna' collected from Donald MacPhail, grocer, Quay, Oban [An t-Òban, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire].
Dates: September 1884

Proverb which reads 'Fear gun each gun eathar 's fad a shàil ri talamh', 31 May 1877

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/75
Scope and Contents Proverb which reads 'Fear gun each gun eathar 's fad a shàil ri talamh', probably collected on Carmichael's trip to Siolaigh [Shillay, Caolas na Hearadh/Sound of Harris].
Dates: 31 May 1877

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

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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].
Dates: c1892

Proverb which reads 'Is fearr innleachd no amirst', 1894

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/142
Scope and Contents Proverb which reads 'Is fearr innleachd no amirst. Ingenuity is better than [-]' [possibly Thig innleachd ri aimbeart. Ingenuity breeds want].
Dates: 1894

Proverb which reads 'Is fhurasda buile an t-seann laoich [fhein air] 12 young [heroes]', June 1887

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/151
Scope and Contents Proverb which reads 'Is fhurasda buile an t-seann laoich [fhein air] 12 young [heroes]'. The text is difficult to read and each line has been scored through horizontally.
Dates: June 1887

Proverb which reads 'Is olc an goile nach teodhidh deoch dha fhein', 1883

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/195
Scope and Contents Proverb which reads 'Is olc an goile nach teòdh[a]idh deoch dha fhèin'.
Dates: 1883