Show Search Results Show Browse

Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

Hide Quotations Hide Etymology

Abbreviations Symbols Cite this entry

About this entry:
First published 1934 (SND Vol. I).
This entry has not been updated but may contain minor corrections and revisions.

BAAGIE, BAGI, BAGGIE, n. The greater blackbacked gull, Larus marinus. [′bɑ(:)gɪ]Sh. 1885 C. Swainson Brit. Birds 208:
Baagie, the greater black-backed gull.
Sh. 1908 Jak. (1928):
Bagi, black-backed gull.
Mry.1 1925:
Baggie, the greater black-backed gull.

[O.N. bak = Eng. back.]

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

"Baagie n.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 6 Dec 2022 <http://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/snd/baagie>

1222

snd

Hide Advanced Search

Browse SND:

    Loading...

Share: