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Thread #57991 Message #3975266
Posted By: mayomick
07-Feb-19 - 07:28 AM
Thread Name: Origins: rathlin bog / Rattlin' Bog / Rattling Bog
Subject: RE: Origins: rathlin bog / Rattlin' Bog / Rattling Bog
"Curious" is close to what I always took the word “rattling” in the song to mean .Is there an Irish word that sounds like rattling that means curious , rare, strange , odd, magical, mysterious , unusual ?