hippin

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

hippin (plural hippins)

  1. (Northumbria) A napkin for an infant.
  2. (Northumbria) Theatre curtain.
  3. (Geordie, in the plural) Babies' nappies.

References[edit]


Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From hiip (to gasp).

Adjective[edit]

hippin

  1. breathless
  2. dismayed, amazed