Red7 , January 26, 2016
Laddies and Lassies, if you’re heading up to Newcastle for your big night out, learning the lingo is essential before you gan to the toon and get propa mortal.
Areet wor kid? – Hello
Whey Aye Man Yes/Of Course
“lass are you gan to the toon later?” “Why aye man!
Haddaway man! No way?
“Haddaway man!? Ye joking!
Cheers pet – Thank
Howay Man! Come on!
“Howay man! Wha ya doin?
Tash on – Kiss
“I was so mortal I tashed on with this canny lass
Belta – Really Good
“Last night was proper belta lad!”
Canny good like – good
“How are you?” “Canny good like!”
Giz a deek – lets have a look
Mortal – Drunk
“I’m gan get propa mortal!”
Bait, Scran – food Clamming – Hungry
“Clamming for me bait”
Am gan to the toon – I’m going to Newcastle City Centre
I’m propa paggered – I’m really tired
“Lassies am gan yem, Im propa paggered”
Giz a snout mate – Can I have a cigarette?
Netty – toilet facility
“Where’s tha netty pet?”
Craic – banter
“the craic was belta”
Bobby dazzla – thinks a lot of themselves/looks rather special
“She’s a reet bobby dazzler!”
Worldie – Attractive
“He’s a worldie, man
Giz a bag o’ crisps – I’d rather not, thanks
“Do you fancy her?” “Giz a bag o’ crisps man!”
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