Definitions and translations for "piggin"

Definition of piggin

1. A small pail, can or ladle with the handle on the side; a lading-can. In the colonial era, some buckets were made like a small barrel, but with one stave left extra long. This stave would be carved into a handle so the bucket could be used as an oversized scoop. It was used on farms for scattering grain for the chickens, slopping the hogs, as a one-handed milk bucket, and as a grain scoop.
© Wordnet 3.1 & Wiktionary - Combined dictionary for best results.

English - Spanish - piggin

balde, achicador

English - German - piggin

Schöpfeimer, Melkeimer, Aufgusskübel

English - Italian - piggin


English - Greek - piggin

ουσ. καδίσκος με χέρι
Share this page
Dictionary Extension