skean dhu

[th oo, doo]
Also skene dhu.

Origin of skean dhu

First recorded in 1810–20, skean dhu is from the Scots Gaelic word sgian dhubh literally, black skean
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skean-dhu

noun
  1. Scot a variant of sgian-dhu
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