Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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BOMACIE, n. Thunderstorm. Ayr. 1825 Jam.2:
“It looks like a bomacie,” it bodes a thunder-storm.

[Perhaps a popular formation from bom (boom), imitative of thunder.]

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