Definición de shinty en inglés:

shinty

Saltos de línea: shinty
Pronunciación: /ˈʃɪnti
 
/

sustantivo (plural shinties)

[mass noun]
  • A Scottish twelve-a-side game resembling hockey, played with curved sticks and taller goalposts and derived from the Irish game of hurling.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Take Scottish shinty and Irish hurling and divvy up a fair compromise to create a composite set of rules incorporating both traditions finer points.
    • They are as different as rugby union and rugby league, shinty and hurling, Test match and one-day cricket.
    • Also, unlike shinty, hurling is a geographically inclusive game.

Origen

mid 18th century (earlier as shinny): apparently from the cry shin ye, shin you, shin t' ye, used in the game, of unknown origin; compare with shinny2.

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