Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
Originally by Seán Beecher
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Construct: Noun
Definition: A sparrow.
Derivation: Possibly 'Spideóg' - a robin, a small bird. (Dinneen). Note English 'Spadgy' (slang) - sparrow. (Oxford English Dictionary). German 'Spatz' - a sparrow. (Cassells).

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