Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
Originally by Seán Beecher
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SHAM

Construct: Noun
Definition: A person, a fellow.
Use: Who's that sham?
Who's that person?
Derivation: Note Shelta 'Sam' - a boy, man, fellow. (MacAlister). And 'The beoir of a sham' - the girl / woman of the fellow. (MacMahon).


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