stanners

plural noun

stan·​ners
ˈstanə(r)z
chiefly Scottish
: the small stones found near or in a body of water

Word History

Etymology

from (assumed) Middle English (Scots), perhaps from Old English stǣner stony ground; akin to Old English stān stone

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“Stanners.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stanners. Accessed 5 Jun. 2023.

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