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

Construct: Noun
Definition: Snail. Description of snail as in verse recited by children.
Use: 'Shellity, shellity horn, Stick out your four black horns'.
Derivation: 'Seillide' - a snail. (Quin). Note 'Shelmidy'. (” h-…aluithe).


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