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Thread #57991 Message #3640241
Posted By: GUEST,Mysha (on board)
08-Jul-14 - 01:56 PM
Thread Name: Origins: rathlin bog / Rattlin' Bog / Rattling Bog
Subject: RE: Origins: rathlin bog / Rattlin' Bog / Rattling Bog
I always took this to be "rattling", like a single bean, pea, screw, whatever, rattles in its container. So, a single/lone bog, containing a single/lone tree, etc.