fornenst

fornenst

(fɔːˈnɛnst)
prep
dialect Scot and Northeast English situated against or facing towards
[from Scottish, from fore1 + anenst a variant of archaic anent]
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Will you try a few local terms - Fornenst (next to), Dunderinin (falling into disrepair), Howl yer whist (be quiet now), What's the craic hi (how are you?).