Quiz: How Well Do You Actually Know Portland ME Slang?

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Ayuh! Don't be a flatlander... See how well you know the slang of Portland, ME!

Portland, Maine has a lot of it's own unique slang. Think you are an expert in Portland slang? Take this quiz and find out!

 May 06, 2017
1 of 10Pick the correct answer!
Chowdah means _____ ?
A seafood soup or stew
A term for saying 'bye'
A warm scarf
2 of 10Pick the correct answer!
Who would be considered a Flatlander?
People from Texas
A person with a flat top hair cut
Visitors from far away
3 of 10Pick the correct answer!
What do people from Portland mean when they say 'chout'?
Watch out
Come over here
4 of 10Pick the correct answer!
Which word is Portland slang for 'what are you doing?'
Well they-ya
5 of 10Pick the correct answer!
What is the meaning of 'ayuh'?
Are you serious?
I don't understand
6 of 10Pick the correct answer!
If a Portlander is talking about 'camp', what are they referring to?
A summer home here in Maine
The bathroom
Settling down with a partner
7 of 10Pick the correct answer!
If someone says 'the county', what are they referring to?
Cumberland County
The current county they are in
Aroostook County
8 of 10Pick the correct answer!
If something is 'cunnin', it's _____
9 of 10Pick the correct answer!
What phrase do Portlanders use when they mean out in the middle of nowhere?
Out in the boonies
Past the dooryard
Out in the willie-wacks
10 of 10Pick the correct answer!
How does a Portlander pronounce Mardens?
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