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Orkneyman

/ˈɔːknɪmən/
noun (pl) -men
1.
a native or inhabitant of Orkney
Derived Forms
Orkneywoman, noun
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  • He examined the sack of clay, and questioned Murray and the orkneyman.

    South from Hudson Bay E. C. [Ethel Claire] Brill
  • Louis and the orkneyman had laid the mast and oars across the boat and had covered them with the sail and a tarpaulin.

    South from Hudson Bay E. C. [Ethel Claire] Brill
  • He felt confident that he could carry it easily enough, and imitated the orkneyman by starting off at a trot.

    South from Hudson Bay E. C. [Ethel Claire] Brill
  • Leaving the handling of the sail to the orkneyman, Murray remained stolidly silent in the stern.

    South from Hudson Bay E. C. [Ethel Claire] Brill
  • A general roar of laughter followed this repartee, as we all thought the orkneyman on shore had scored.

    From John O'Groats to Land's End Robert Naylor and John Naylor

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