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源自設得蘭、奧克尼低地蘇格蘭語 skerry,源自古諾爾斯語 sker (參見丹麥語 skær書面挪威語 skjær)。

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Skerry (small rocky island).
  • 英式美式IPA(幫助)/ˈskɛɹi/
    • 文檔
  • 韻部:-ɛri
  • 同音词scary (有Mary-marry-merry合併的方言)

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skerry(複數 skerries

  1. ;小型石質島嶼,漲潮時可能被淹沒
    • 1805, George Barry, History of the Orkney Islands, page 322:
      The Seal (phoca vitulina, Lin. Syft.) which is here generally known by the name of selchy, is very common on most of our low shores, but particularly on those of the small holms and remote skerries, where it is frequently seen reposing and basking in the sun [...].
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    • 1997, Bernard Scudder, transl., Egil's Saga, Penguin Books, page 46:
      Grim the Halogalander's crew sailed along Borgarfjord beyond the skerries, then cast anchor until the storm died down and the weather brightened up.
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    • 2000, Jeremy Gaskell, Who Killed the Great Auk?, Oxford University Press, page 20:
      The three men proceeded, with a little difficulty, to scale the skerry, finding Gannets and Guillemots on the upper reaches.
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源自古諾爾斯語 sker

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 skerry (skerries)

  1. (多用於設得蘭、奧克尼)
    • 2004, Sheena Blackhall, The Humpty Dumpty Man:
      Tae the icy flowes o the Shetlan voes he sailed tae Scalloway, / There his sweethairt won, far a Viking sun shines ower the skerries grey.
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