Definition of moggan in English:

moggan

noun

Irish English, Scottish, Northern
  • Such a stocking used to hold money. Hence: a hoard of money, savings. "moggan knot"noun a stocking knotted to hold money.

Origin

Mid 18th century (in an earlier sense). Origin uncertain; compare Scottish Gaelic mogan, though the direction of borrowing is unclear.

Pronunciation

moggan

/ˈmɒɡ(ə)n/