Scottish Gypsies under the Stewarts by David MacRitchie

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Published by D. Douglas in Edinburgh .

Written in English

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Statementby David Macritchie.
LC ClassificationsDX215 .M2
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 123 p.
Number of Pages123
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Open LibraryOL6554223M
LC Control Number13002252

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See the High Stewards of Scotland project. - Although commonly believed to be Scotttish in origin, it may have actually had its early roots in Germany – Keeper of the estate; a bailiff; estate manager; sty keeper, steward; keeper of the household -(source Cecil O.

Stewart USAF sharing what he was told on this name) "The first syllable 'Ste' was derived from the word 'Sty. Description. Tinker for metal-worker is attested from the 13th century as tyckner or tinkler.

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The term "tinker", in British English, may refer to a mischievous child. [] Or tradesmen in Scotland as the only other reference so far is in ‘Scottish Gypsies under the Stewarts’ p 4, 9, Ch1 states Scottish pedlars or ‘Tynklers’ in Perth using the term as early as It would be misleading to assume it describes a specific ethnic group.Romani or Romany (both: rŏm´ənē, rō´–), people known historically in English as Gypsies and their language.

1 A traditionally nomadic people with particular folkways and a unique language, found on every continent; they are sometimes also called Roma, from the name of a major subgroup.

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