Lorne sausage noun square-shaped sausage-meat, usually cut in slices la20-. etymology: Scots; origin obscure; it has been suggested by About Aberdeenthat is was named after a Glasgow comedian of the 1920s and 30s, Tommy Lorne but the term was extant in the late nineteenth century, that is before he was born so it almost certainly comes from the name of the district; attested by BW