Orkney-English results

keep • kyeep • tyeep verb

  1. keep
  2. (with regard to health) fare  ☞ “Hoo are thoo keepan?” “a common greeting to an elderly person”
  • keepeen  ☞ tae hiv a keepeen on something wishing to hold on to something for sentimental reasons  ☞ “Na, Ah’ll no gae thee that, I hiv a keepeen on hid”