Pirnie

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Pirnie pir′ni (Scot.) a striped woollen nightcap.
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Usage

In literature:

And in this Grey Bird's mouth was a little red pirnie, which, to everyone's amazement, it popped on to the prisoner's head.
"The Scottish Fairy Book" by Elizabeth W. Grierson
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In news:

Memorial services for Billie Jo Pirnie are planned Saturday, July 28, at Dry Creek Ranch beginning at 1 pm The Rev.
Cousins George and Roger Pirnie recently restored Pirnie General Store in Weissert.
The store was built in 1906, by Roger's grandfathr, Earl Pirnie .
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