finnan haddiefin·nan had·die
also finnan haddock
Origin of finnan haddieprobably ; from Findhorn haddock, after fishing port and river of Findhorn, Scotland; often associated, association with Findon, Scotland
Smoked haddock. Also called finnan haddock.
Origin of finnan haddieFrom alteration of Findon or Findhorn, villages of northeast Scotland.
(plural finnan haddies)
Perhaps from the hamlet of Findon, Aberdeenshire, or the village of Findhorn at the mouth of the River Findhorn in Moray.