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"Tha falt bàn ort."

Translation:You have fair hair.

April 19, 2020

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Bàn can also mean white (eg Stob Bàn in the Mamores range). Could one perhaps use 'fionn' for 'fair' regarding the body, or is it not used so much for colour? 'Fionn' pops up all over the Highlands (eg Fionn Bhèinn) but 'fair' is a multi-meaning word.

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