Elsin vs Elsen - What's the difference?

elsin | elsen |


As nouns the difference between elsin and elsen

is that elsin is (uk|dialect) a shoemaker's awl while elsen is an awl, a pointed tool.

elsin

English

Alternative forms

* elsen

Noun

(en noun)
  • (UK, dialect) A shoemaker's awl.
  • References

    (Webster 1913)

    elsen

    English

    Alternative forms

    * elsin

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • An awl, a pointed tool.
  • Piercing with an elsen.

    References

    * Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia, elsen. * Middle English Dictionary