pìob

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Anglo Saxon pîpe, Old Norse pípa, Old High German pfîfa, Middle Latin pîpa

Noun[edit]

pìob f (genitive pìoba, plural pìoban)

  1. pipe, tube
  2. bagpipes
  3. pipe (for smoking)

Usage notes[edit]

The bagpipes are spoken of in Scottish Gaelic in the singular - a' phìob.

Derived terms[edit]