Dictionary addenda

November 11th, 2010

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Dictionary addenda

Office du Jerriais dictionary, ditons

vihoume = old man

Found today in a text from 1858. A single word variant of the expression vièr homme. Modernised spelling should probably be vyihomme, on the analogy of bouonhomme.

related ditons:

  • vyi coumme la Rue d’s Alleurs
  • vyi coumme les c’mîns
  • vyi coumme les rues