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Artarweet, this is a new section to the site and will no doubt grow over the next few weeks. If you have any local sayings, phrases, words etc then please email me and I will add some to the site.

Alsithy.

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 A

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Alsithy Al-si-thi I'll see you
Goodbye
Anti An-ti Hasn't he
Anter an-ter Hasn't she
Arrers Arrers Darts
Artawreet Art-or-reet Are you alright?
Are you OK?
Aster As-ter Have you?
Attowdim At-ow-dim I have told him
Avgotfot Av got fot Have got to
Aye Eye Yes


 B   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
BabbiesYed Bab-biz-yed Suet steak pudding
Ballywarch Bally-warch Stomach ache
Barm Joes Barm Joes Barn cakes or bread rolls
Beltin Bel-tin Great or Super
Bidooin Bid-oo-in Hurry up
Binmon Bin-mon Refuse collector
Bint Bint Silly woman!
Bout Bout Without
Brast Brast Burst
Brunt Brunt Burnt
Buzztop Buzz-top Bus Stop


 C   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Cheer Cheer Chair
Clapowd Clap-owd Hold tight
Clod Clod Throw, eg. Clod us that cloth
Closit Clozzit Toilet
Cowd Cow-d Cold
Cozzy Cozzy Bathing costume
Cut Cut Canal


 D   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Dee Dee Die
Duster Duster Do you


 E   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Eight Eight Eat


 F   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Frikky Frikky Frightened
Fettle Fettle Fix, mend.


 G   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Garridge Garridge Garage
Gawpin Gaw-pin Staring
Looking
Gerrumonside Gerr-um-on-side Get them on side
Giuzit Gi-uz-it Give it to me


 H   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Hatayit Ha' tie it (she'd) have to have it


 I   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
interfow int-er-fow Isn't she ugly
intit int-it Isn't it


 J   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Jackbit Jackbit Food
Jarmers Jar-mers Pyjamas
Jiggered Jiggered Tired out


 K   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Keck Keck to tip a load or to overbalance - The Keck, Council Refuse Dump
Klempt Klempt Very hungry


 L   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Lekkymon Lekki-mon Electricity meter reader


 M   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Maultdeerf Mault-dee-erf Stressed out / overworked
Moggy Moggy Insect
Moochin Moo-chin Being nosey (ie moochin about)
Moor Moo-er More
Munkon Munk on Sulking


 N   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Nou Nou (as in noun) No
Nowt Now-t Nothing


 O   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Onds Onds Hands
Owd Owd Old
Owdonabit Owd-on-abit Just a moment
Owtelse Owt-else Anything else
Owzthisel Owz-thi-sell How are you?
Owzeeno Ow-zee-no How does he know?


 P   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Papper Papper Paper
Petty Petty Toilet
Pow Pow Haircut
Prater Pray-ter Potato


 Q   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
     


 R   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Reet Reet Right


 S   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Satdi Sat-di Saturday
Showder Shou-der Shoulder
Skrike Skrike Cry
Slutch Slutch Mud
Slutchy Slutchy Muddy, dirty
Snotrag Snot-rag Handkerchief
Sowjer Sow-jer Soldier
Supitup Sup-it-up Drink it all


 T   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Thamaunt Tha-maunt You mustn't
Thawot Tha-wot Pardon?
Toerag Toe-rag Unworthy person
Towd T-owd Told
Tukkled Tuckled Ripped off


 U   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
     


 V   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
     


 W   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Weigh! Weigh! Stop
Wick Wick Week
Wom Wom Home
Wotthidooin Wot-thi-doo-in What are you doing?


 X   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
     


 Y   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
Yah Yah Yes
Yed Yed Head
Yedwarch Yed-warch Headache
Yonder Yon-der There (ie. oer yonder=over there)
Yonmon Yon-mon Him


 Z   [top]

Word Pronounciation Meaning
     
 
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