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
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'. (√ď h-√Čaluithe).


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