Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
by Seán Beecher
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Introduction · Acknowledgements

Construct: Noun, Verb
Definition: The act of turning a coin on its own axis in anti-clockwise direction while tossing. Phrase used in context of game of Feck and Bee-Up. Opposite to Back-Beril.
Derivation: Unknown, but note 'Birl'. (Scots)

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