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Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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First published 1971 (SND Vol. VIII).
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SINNIE-FYNNIE, n. The black guillemot, Uria grylle (Kcd. 1825 Jam.; Ork. 1866 Edm. Gl.).

[Corrupt form of sittie-fittie s.v. Sit, v.]

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"Sinnie-fynnie n.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 21 Jun 2024 <>



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