Caup vs Cauk - What's the difference?

caup | cauk |


As nouns the difference between caup and cauk

is that caup is (scotland) cup while cauk is (mineral) an opaque, compact variety of barite, or heavy spar.

caup

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (Scotland) Cup.
  • On Tintock Tap there is a mist / And in the mist there is a kist / And in the kist there is a caup' / And in the '''caup''' there is a drap / Tak' up the '''caup''' and drink the drap / And set the ' caup on Tintock Tap.

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    cauk

    English

    Alternative forms

    * cawk

    Noun

  • (mineral) An opaque, compact variety of barite, or heavy spar.
  • (Webster 1913)