Mudcat Café message #3719704 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #157563   Message #3719704
Posted By: Lighter
29-Jun-15 - 08:16 AM
Thread Name: Song Title please ?-I Ride an Old Paint
Subject: RE: Song Title please ?-I Ride an Old Paint
Rap, while your distinction between "dogie" and "doggie" is correct, my professional colleagues regard Cassidy's etymologies as fanciful and often insupportable.

The Irish, of course, did not invent slang.

Like that of "gizmo," the derivation of "dogie" is not known.