Mudcat Café message #3520569 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #150417   Message #3520569
Posted By: Lighter
29-May-13 - 08:48 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Child Ballads: US Versions Part 5
Subject: RE: Origins: Child Ballads: US Versions Part 5
Elsewhere, anyway, "dhu" is Gaelic for "black," as in Scott's "Pibroch of Donal Dhu."