School: Gníomh go Leith (B.) (roll number 1703)

Location:
Gneevgullia, Co. Kerry
Teacher:
Cormac Ó Laoghaire
Browse
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0451, Page 325

Archival Reference

The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0451, Page 325

Image and data © National Folklore Collection, UCD.

See copyright details.

Download

Open data

Available under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

  1. XML School: Gníomh go Leith (B.)
  2. XML Page 325
  3. XML “Common Calls for Animals at Home”

Note: We will soon deprecate our XML Application Programming Interface and a new, comprehensive JSON API will be made available. Keep an eye on our website for further details.

On this page

  1. 1. Person who gave the information:- Denis McCarthy.
    2. His address: Coom, Gneeveguilla Rathmore, Co. Kerry
    3. His age: 54 years
    4. Profession: Retired Policeman
    5. His age
    6. Name of school child who brought the information - Denis Moynihan
    7. His address- Coom, Gneeveguilla. Rathmore
    8. Age - 16 years.
    Common Calls for Animals
    For Cows: -Sup, Sup, Sup
    For Sheep:- Suín, Suín, Suín.
    For Pigs:- Ban, Ban, and Hurrish, Hurrish,
    For Calves:- Suck, Suck, Suck.
    For Bulls: - Warra, Warra, Warra.
    For Dogs:- Sess, Sess, Sess.
    For Cats:- Pish, Wish, Wish.
    For Goats:- Pet, Pet, Pet.
    For Horses:- Filly, Fill, Fill.
    For Geese:- Badhie, Badhie, Badhie,
    For Ducks:- Feen, Feen, Feen.
    For Hens:-Tuck, Tuck, Tuck.
    For Chickens:-Chick, Chick, Chick.
    Denis Moynihan
    Coom Gneeveguilla
    15 years
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    Topics
    1. activities
      1. economic activities
        1. agriculture (~2,659)
          1. animal husbandry (~2,587)
            1. calling animals (~71)
    Language
    English
    Collector
    null
    Gender
    Male
    Informant
    null
    Gender
    Male