Pyrate Commands

By / 15th September, 2010 / Talk like a Pirate / No Comments

Only four days until this year’s International Talk Like a Pirate Day! Here be commands to help you out on our fine holiday.

handle your piece – have your gun at the ready
content ye – relax, don’t worry; be happy
enough of words – shut up
aft with me – follow me towards the rear of the ship (although also spoken whilst on land)
list to (name) – listen to (name)
haul your wind – stop, hold on, wait

Phrases and definitions from The Pirate Primer.


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