A Herefordian greeting or term for 'mate'. Can be used for aquaintences and mates alike. Similiar to the Liverpudlian 'La' or Welsh 'Butt'.
Bob: Can you pass me that spanner Bill?
(upon receiving spanner): Cheers, shag.
"How goes shag?"
"Have a good holiday, shag?"
"Got the time on you shag?"
September 11, 2005