stanners

plural noun
stan·​ners | \ ˈstanə(r)z \

Definition of stanners

chiefly Scottish
: the small stones found near or in a body of water

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History and Etymology for stanners

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 17 Jan. 2022.

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