bairnie

noun
bairn·​ie | \ -nē \
plural -s

Definition of bairnie

chiefly Scottish
: a small child

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First Known Use of bairnie

1650, in the meaning defined above

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“Bairnie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bairnie. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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