girnel

noun gir·nel \ˈgirnəl\
variants: or

girnal

\ˈgirnəl\

Definition of girnel

plural

-s

  1. 1 obsolete, Scottish :  granary

  2. 2 Scottish :  a meal chest or barrel sitting on a girnel in the stable — Ian MacLennan

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Origin and Etymology of girnel

Middle English (Scots), probably alteration of Middle English garner, gerner garner — more at garner


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