Definition of murlin in US English:

murlin

noun

Manx English, Scottish
  • A round basket with a narrow mouth, used especially for holding fish.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Aberdeen Magazine. Partly from Scottish Gaelic mùrlainn fish-basket, and partly from Manx murlhin wicker basket.

Pronunciation

murlin

/ˈməːlɪn/