Sorry, no definitions found.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
"I'll make ye a proper cockernonny," she declared with satisfaction.
Sick Cycle Carousel
Log in or sign up to add your own related words.
Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.
hernesheir commented on the word cockernonny
The gathering of a young woman's hair, when it is wrapt up in a band or fillet, commonly called a snood. --Dr. Jamieson's Scottish Dictionary and Supplement, 1841.
May 27, 2011
chained_bear commented on the word cockernonny
"She began to separate the hair into three thick strands. 'I'll make ye a proper cockernonny,' she declared with satisfaction. 'I'll no have ye goin' down to your tenants looking like a savage.'"
—Diana Gabaldon, Outlander (NY: Delacorte Press, 1991), 635
January 1, 2010
Wordnik is fiscally sponsored by Planetwork NGO, Inc,a California 501(c) (3) non-profit educational organization, EIN #94-3366969.