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Subject: Re: my former housemate
From: Colin Campbell <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Colin Campbell <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Sun, 23 Jun 1996 13:30:43 +0000
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>>
>> > Seoladh na nGamhna.
>> >
>> > Sasanach that he is, he suggested something about a cow.
>I think it means the sailing of the heros. There's a song by Runrig with
>a similar title on "Highland Connection"
But the Runrig song refers only to heroes metaphorically it is
literally the "White stirks". Gamhainn is a stirk (Young bullock,
I thimk there's another term in England and I don't know which if
either is current elsewhere)
C.
PS
  (In Scotland could mean The striks' home address ???)

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