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Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin pipa, possibly via Old English pipe or Old Norse pípa. Compare Irish píb.

NounEdit

pìob f (genitive singular pìoba, plural pìoban)

  1. pipe, tube
  2. bagpipes
  3. pipe (for smoking)

Usage notesEdit

  • Bagpipes are referred to in Scottish Gaelic in the singular: a' phìob.

Derived termsEdit