Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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BJARTIN, n. “A little fellow (child)” (Sh. 1908 Jak. (1928)); “a youth, a boy, a young lad” (Sh. 1914 Angus Gl.). [′bjɑrtɪn]

[O.N. birtingr, a trout (Zoëga). Cf. Sc. “my wee trootie” addressed to a child.]

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