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
Definition: A savings box used by children, usually made in the shape of post-box or pillar-box.
Derivation: Possibly from Tamil 'Kanji' - a lock-up (military), hence a place to keep money; possibly introduced into Cork by the Munster Fusiliers.

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