Show Search Results Show Browse

Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

Hide Quotations Hide Etymology

Abbreviations & symbols Cite this entry

About this entry:
First published 1976 (SND Vol. X, list of Scottish place-names).
This entry has not been updated but may contain minor corrections and revisions.

LERWEGIAN. A native or citizen of Lerwick (Sh. 1901 Shetland News (5 Jan.)). Only in liter. use. [lɛr′widʒən]

[The form is based on Norwegian, Glaswegian.]

You may wish to vary the format shown below depending on the citation style used.

"Lerwegian ". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 2 Feb 2023 <http://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/snd/snd00089594>

17394

snd

Hide Advanced Search

Browse SND:

    Loading...

Share: