> > Brummie and Black Country dialect, slang words and phrases
VirtualBrum: Photographs of Birmingham and the West Midlands - Past, Present and Future
Home Sitemap History Guestbook Slang Genealogy Books Brummies Links Hotels Flights Contact Search
 

 



 


Join the NHS Organ Donor Register

Social Bookmarking

Add to: Digg Add to: Del.icio.us Add to: Reddit Add to: Simpy Add to: StumbleUpon Add to: Slashdot Add to: Netscape Add to: Furl Add to: Yahoo Add to: Blinklist Add to: Technorati Add to: Ma.Gnolia Add to: Smarking

 

 

Brummie and Black Country Slang word and phrases

This page is no longer maintained Visit out new site Birmingham Slang

>A- B >C- G >H-O >P - T  >W - Z >Saying's >Districts 

Caggy-handed Left handed
Cake hole Your mouth
Cannabea  Can of beer
Cannalarga  Can of lager
Canting Talking
Cartin  Carton
Chimley  Chimney
Code  Cold
Coppit catch it
Copolt Take hold of this
Cor Cannot
Cucka  Oven
Cuddna bin Couldn't have been
Cuf Cough
Cut Canal
Cocka informal name for younger male relative
Cowt Outer garment..as in "'at 'n cowt"
Daynt I Don't
Donnies  Hands (Wash your donnies)
Doolally Barmy, Crackers
Dower  Door, as in "Shut thu dower"
Duck "Woman (used for both sexes in the East Midlands) ""Oya Duck"""
Ersun  Belongs to a female.
Fake  Cigarette (Got era fake?)
Ferra  For a
Fizzog Face
Flower Floor as in " Moind me clin flower"
Foil Metal rasping tool
Foyer Flames etc
foyered to lose ones job as in "the gaffer foyered me"
Freud Cooked in a pan of oil (as in "freud sossy-jizz")
Gaffer Ones Boss
Gardin The plot of land at the rear of the house for growin grass, flowers and vegatables
Garridge Where you keep your car. (or "mowta")
Geaus Give me
Gerraway Really?
Gerroff Get off
Gerron me wick.  Fed up with someone.
Gerrout You leave me incredulous
Giya Give you - As in, I will gerim to giya a ring. ( I will get him to give you a ring).
Glarnies Marbles
Gloss Transparent material used for windows.
Gob Mouth
Goo Go
Good Boy A bargain…or farewell
Gooin Going
gorra cobb on in a bad mood
Gunna Going to
Gunnyarta going to have to
Guzz Goes
Guzzunda A vessel that used during the night in the days of back to back houses not having an inside toilet. The word describes where it was kept which was under the bed. "The pot goes under the bed"

>A- B >C- G >H-O >P - T  >W - Z >Saying's >Districts 

 

 

 


Birmingham
London
Manchester

Birmingham dating click here


 

Virtual Brum is an unofficial Birmingham UK website about the city which is also known as Brummagem or Brum.
Views expressed are not those of Birmingham City Council or any of its agencies. The official council website can be found at www.birmingham.gov.uk

© 2018 All digital photographs (unless otherwise stated) taken by VirtualBrum using a Fuji digital camera
 for details of use look at Support this site 

Online Trading disclaimer 




Photo Disclaimer :- If any graphic or text is copyrighted and you don't want me to showcase it here, 
don't sue me! Just produce evidence of copyright ownership and I'll delete it right away.