the sound of (the chanter of) a bagpipe
make a shrill, wailing sound
play the bagpipes
To make a shrill sound, as of bagpipes.
Origin: Originally and Northern English dialects, probably of origin; ultimately imitative.
to utter in a shrill tone; to scream
a shrill cry or sound
Origin: [Of Scand. origin, and originally the same word as E. shrill.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
skirl, v.t. and v.i. (Scot.) to shriek shrilly.—n. a shrill cry.—n. Skir′ling, a shrill sound.
The numerical value of skirl in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of skirl in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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