Why don't you send us your favourite Glesga words and we will include them in the GLESGA GLOSSARY.
Glesga Gabin the new section for your favorite glesga phrases

Word

Meaning

Sent in by

Arse Bandit

To be Gay

Scott Kelly

Arse piece

An insult said to someone annoying you

Nicola

Arse wipe

General insult

Lynne and David B

Aye

Yes

Jamie Haggart

Backie

Help a friend climb a wall or to carry a passenger on a bicycle

Chris Stewart

Bahookie

BUM

Russell

Baltic

Really cold

David

Bampot

Person of an unstable nature

stuart.mcalpine

Bamstick

Akin to a bampot, perhaps a liitle more complex

donnie mcdonald

Banjo sandwich

fried egg piece with a runny yolk

Big G

Banjoed

Getting hit, Punched

Barry Strang

Bar L

Barlinnie jail

Stacey-Jayne

Barras

The barrows market

TAYLOR

Barrbru, Babru

Irn Bru

Kevin Dallas

Barry White

Shite

Alan Delisle

Bass, or Ya Bass

Forever, like Tongs Forever. From some 60s gangs Italian background

Iain

Bass, Ya

Bastard, word originally used by the gorbals gangs from the 1960s

Rory Hughes

Baw herr

Ball Hair

Sandra

Bawbag

Ballbag, term of endearment.

Ashley

Baws

Balls

Big Chris

Bead Rattler

Catholic

Bubbs

Beelin

Angry

Fi, Lynne and Belic

Beezer

something good

Big Bob

Bell tinky

Give it your all

Alan Davis

Beltar, or Beltur

Super duper.

Tam

Belter

Something that is good

Barry Strang

Berry's, The

Fuckin brilliant

P Mc Govern

Big Hoose

Prison

Karen Lee

Bin

Horrible disgusting person

Laura Grant

Bingo Bus

Police Van

E Johns

Bint

cow, bitch

vonney

Black Maria

The large black police bus that takes neds to court from police offices

Austin

Black necks

Dirty Person

TAYLOR

Blawin fur tugs

Knackered

Gordon Cook

Blazin

Drunk

Paddy O

Bleach or bleached

to hit or repeatedly hit with blunt instrument i.e a bottle

 

Blootered

Drunk

Ralph, Sarah

Blow

Hash

 

Boabie

Penis

Scott McCue

Boak

Vomit

Rebecca

Boatle a' soup.

Buckfast wine

Alan Davis

Boattle

Bottle

David Green

Bob Hope

Rhyming slang for Dope.

 

Boggin

Filthy, Dirty

William Mavers

Bolt

Run, Flee

David Green

Bonce

Head

Mark Atherton

Boost

Going somewhere

the+d.p.g

Boozers

Pub

TAYLOR

Bottle Merchant

coward

 

Boudo

Money

Barry Strang

Boufin

Stinking

Helen,

Brass Monkey

Junkie

Big Rab

Brief

Car

Kevin Simmons

Bucket

Bucket-bong, water implement used to smoke hash.

 

Buckfast Commando

intoxicated, aggressive yet fearless individual

Dessie

Buckfast Triangle

Airdrie, Bellshill, Coatbridge

 

Buckfast Valley

Lower Clyde valley, Lanarkshire

C Hamilton

Bucky

Buckfast Tonic Wine

 

Budgies

Wearing your socks over your tracksuit trousers

Danielle+Mc&email

Bufter

Homosexual

Marty L

Bufty

Homosexual

Kevin Dallas

Bum

A person who can't fight

The big Man

Bump/ Bumped

Steal, Stolen

Rory Hughes

Bunty

someone who gets bullied

Barry Strang

Burds

Females

TAYLOR

Buroo

Social Security

Neil Baxter

Buzzin

Stoned, drunk

Rory Hughes

byraway

used instead of a full stop at the end of every sentence byraway

Andrew & Marie

Calley

Can of Carlsberg Special Brew

Big Yin

Cargo

Carry Out - essentials from off licence

Skelph & Anne-Marie, Gazz

Cargo Shop

Off Sales

James Crosbie

Charred

Drunk

Chris B

Chavvy

A word neds used to call non-neds, but is now used to describe neds.Or people from out of town.

Andy T, Rory Hughes

Cheeba

Dope, Hash

the+d.p.g

Cheeky water

Alcohol

Barry S

Cheers

Thanks

David Green

Chib

Knife, any weapon carried by a ned or adapted for such use eg. pool cue used in a bar fight becomes a 'chib'.

Paul Smith, Austin Ellis

Chibbed

Being like cut witha sharp object

:
Rockwaddell
Rockwaddell

Chippie

Chip shop

TAYLOR

Chong

Hash

Jamie Haggart

Choringchock

stealing many

S Maclean

Claimed

To say that something you've found is yours or that you are going to fight someone

Chris Stewart

Clatty

Dirty

 

clint easterhoose

a show af from easterhouse

Barry Strang

Clockwork Orange

The Glasgow Underground Train System

BrianR

close

Communal entrance to a tennemant building

leanne and shona

cludgie

toilet

Gardiners

Connle

Candle

Michael+Mabon

coo

milk,ie. two sugar and coo or cow

Black Douglas

Cooncil Joose

water

Paul and Alan.

Copper crack

Someone with a dirty arse

John Mc

Copper crack

somebody with a shitty bum

Jame B

Corpy

Glasgow Corporation (Glasgow City Council)

Colleen

Couldnae

Couldn't

TAYLOR

Council telly

Normal tv channels only i.e. not Sky, Cable etc

Calum

Coupon

Face

Mark Atherton

creashie

rather overweight usually applied to ladies

R Stewart

Cumbie

Gang name

Rory Hughes

Dae

Do

Ned

Daftie

Daft person, Idiot

Karen

Dancer

Fantastic

A. D'Arcy

Dancer, ya

Really good

Jambo

Dancin, The

Disco or nightclub

angie babes

Diddie Ride

Using womens breasts to simulate intercourse

Mick

Diddies

Womens breasts

Mick

Diddy

Idiot or fool

Louise

Dile You

Slash you

Boaby

Dime Bar

A person of limited intelligence

S Fordyce

Dingy

To ignore; or clatty - dirty.

Joe Prior

Dobber

Penis

Scott McCue

Doin, Doing

A beating

TheQuigleys

Donner

A walk

Davie R

Drum, The

Drumchapel, area of Glasgow

S Fordyce

Duds

trousers

Steve P

Dug

Dog

Louise

Dug Van

Small Police ' Wagon '

David Green

Dull yin

Something good, a cracker

Magnet

Dunted

A wee bit drunk

P Mc Govern

Eat the breed

a glutton

R Stewart

Edge, Edgie

Keep a look out ( Keep the edge).

Yur Auld Man

Edgy

Keeping a lookout.

Colin Mc

Eejit

Daft person

TAYLOR

Electric Soup

Cheap strong wine. e.g El Dorado or Buckfast

Ronnie McKenna

Emdy

Anybody

Austin

Er the Polis

There's the police

David Green

Erra

There's eg. Erra gas lighters. 4 furra poun.

W Dougan

Erse

Backside

Karen Lee

Eye ball

Meet a person

Dave

Fae

From

Monty McMonty

fagit

Fag Dealer

jamie slevin

Fandan

You Spazzy, idiot.

Tam

Fanny Batter

vaginal fluids

Lynne and Gordongord

Fanny Bawz

A person who isn't too clever

Scott Kelly

Fannybaws

A Person

John Cuthbert

Fanny-Struck

In love

Matthew

Fartsack

Bed

Fiona McKechnie

Feegie

Ferguslie Park area

Kelvin Craig

Filth, The

The police

Malky

Fleeing

Mad wth Ecstacy

Boaby

Fleeto

Gang name

Rory Hughes

Foalian

Following

 

Fossill Park

Possilpark

Paddy

Frankie Vaughn's

Ryhming slang for hawns (hands)

Mick

Fuck wit

Idiot

Derek and Christie

Fud

Fanny

Funmuncher

Fud

Vagina

Sinead+Kenny

fu-git, fuggy

Fuckin Nugget

Alan dude kerr

Fugly

Fuckin ugly

 

Ful eh it

Drunk

David Green

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