Orkney-English results

heid noun

  1. head  ☞ “Thoo’ll get thee heid in thee hands (tae play wi)” “You’ll be punished severely”
  2. hair  ☞ “I must wash me heid”
  • heidie craa black headed gull
  • heidlight light-headed • dizzy • giddy
  • heidleens headlong
  • heid rig land at end of field for turning on when ploughing etc
  • heids an traas head to tail
  • Heids o Norway noun
    The mountains of Norway which, in exceptional weather conditions, can be seen from the North Isles of Orkney. This is a type of mirage.

      see heather-blether