This is a list of English words borrowed from Scottish Gaelic. Some of these are
common in Scottish English and Scots but less so in other varieties of English.
Apr 13, 2015 ... Only words in general use are included below. There are dictionaries of Scottish
words, e.g. the Concise Scots Dictionary (Aberdeen University ...
Scots Words, Alt. Scots Words, English Meanings. 'boon, above. 'bout, about. '
daurknin .... baignet, bayonet. baillie, magistrate of a Scots burgh. bainie, bony.
Nov 27, 2009 ... My 50 favourite weird Scottish words Nicola Swankie 1. Aye Pronounced: Eye
Meaning: Yes Bairn 2. Bairn Pronounced: Bearn Meaning: Child ...
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This is a glossary of Scots English words as well as slang, jargon and Scots
Language, with their meanings and where appropriate an example of their use.
Sep 23, 2015 ... For an earlier discussion of related issues, see Stan Carey, "Scottish Words for
Snow", Sentence First 8/27/2013, which includes this picture of ...
Dec 19, 2015 ... This is where you can have a look at some of our fine old Scottish sayings that go
back not only to grandma's day, but for generations beyond.
Whether you live or teach in urban or rural Scotland, people from every walk of
life have their own store of Scots words which they are usually only too glad to ...