Watch Your Staup!

Staupings: The Hoof Marks of Cattle or Horses in Muddy Areas

A fine old word ripe for inviting back into use, literally and figuratively.

Photo by Xavier von Erlach on Unsplash

AAccording to the OED, there was once a word staup — thought to have originated in some northern parts (probably Scotland) as an awkward variation of the word step — which had a few meanings. One was to describe a way of walking…

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Jim Dee

Jim Dee

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