punnd

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English pound.

Noun[edit]

punnd m ‎(genitive singular puinnd, plural puinnd)

  1. pound (weight)
  2. pound (money)
    punnd sasannach, £1 sterling
  3. fold to confine cattle that trespass

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References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • A Pronouncing and Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (John Grant, Edinburgh, 1925, Compiled by Malcolm MacLennan)