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Richard Petersen (bg-tc-ppp63.monmouth.com - 209.191.60.64)
Posted on Wednesday, January 10, 2001 - 11:03 pm:   Edit Post Print Post

I was wondering if you had heard of the term "pishkin" (sp?)? The term was used by my Irish grandmother in talking about the little children. I was wondering if this was a slang term for little ones.
Thanks in advance.
Richard Petersen

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Dennis (c792392-a.sttln1.wa.home.com - 24.19.205.18)
Posted on Thursday, January 11, 2001 - 12:25 am:   Edit Post Print Post

Means "kitten", spelled "piscín" in Irish.

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