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Meaning of bumfit by Wiktionary Dictionary

bumfit


    Etymology

    From Celtic numerals .

    数詞

    bumfit

    1. ( West Cumbrian, Borrowdale, dialect ) Fifteen in Cumbrian sheep counting .

    See also

    • ( Borrowdale sheep counting ) yan,‎ tyan,‎ tethera,‎ methera,‎ pimp,‎ sethera,‎ lethera,‎ hovera,‎ dovera,‎ dick,‎ yan-a-dick,‎ tyan-a-dick,‎ tethera-a-dick,‎ methera-a-dick,‎ bumfit,‎ yan-a-bumfit,‎ tyan-a-bumfit,‎ tethera-a-bumfit,‎ methera-bumfit,‎ giggot

    See also

    • [1995], Peter Wirght, Cumbrian Chat, Dalesman Publishing Company, ISBN 185-568-092-0, page 7:
    • [2007], Michael A.B. Deakin, Leigh-Lancaster, David editor, The Name of the Number[1], Australian Council for Educational Research, ISBN 0864317573, retrieved on 2008-05-17, page 75:
    • [2002], Aliki Varvogli, Annie Proulx's The Shipping News: A Reader's Guide[2], Continuum International Publishing Group, ISBN 0826452337, retrieved on 2008-05-17, page 24-25: