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.
Oct 23, 2016 ... Only words in general use are included below. There are dictionaries of Scottish
words, e.g. the Concise Scots Dictionary (Aberdeen University ...
Nov 27, 2009 ... My 50 favourite weird Scottish words Nicola Swankie 1. Aye Pronounced: Eye
Meaning: Yes Bairn 2. Bairn Pronounced: Bearn Meaning: Child ...
Scots Words, Alt. Scots Words, English Meanings. 'boon, above. 'bout, about. '
daurknin', darkening/twilight. 'ee lang, live long. 'fore, before. 'mang, among.
Authentic Scottish sayings, words and phrases. Complete with 'sassenach' (
English) translations! Enjoy a taste of our unique Scottish language.
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.
Nov 16, 2016 ... The Scots language is famous the world over for being rich, varied and difficult for
non-natives to understand. Even locals struggle sometimes!
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.
Aug 31, 2015 ... 19 Beautiful Scottish Words That Everyone Needs In Their Life. Because we all
need a way to say “early morning twilight.” posted on Aug.
A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (DOST) ... Word of the Day ... DSL is a
treasure trove of information about the Scots language - whether for scholarly ...