plural noun stan·ners \ˈstanə(r)z\

Definition of stanners

chiefly Scottish

  1. :  the small stones found near or in a body of water

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Origin and Etymology of stanners

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

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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