Posted by Henry on February 15, 2004
In Reply to: Anyone know the origin?? posted by Dayna on February 15, 2004
: My mom comes up with interesting sayings...one is something like "and after that out of all whooping"
: Any idea where that originated? Also the word "larripin" (sp?) meaning very delicious.
Larripin is in this list of Appalachian English. Where did your Mom come from?http://www.westga.edu/~dnewton/engl2000/app.html Standard American English>Appalachian Equivalent
good health >> stout
inferior >> sorry
much >> heap
small bag >> poke
very good >> larripin
- Larrup, larruping, larripin ESC 16/February/04