Concise English-Scots Dictionary
Edinburgh University Press, 1999 - Reference - 302 pages
What do you call a paper bag in Scots?How would you describe a dull day in Scots?This comprehensive dictionary of words and phrases is for all who want to use the Scots language.* A unique dictionary, with 15,000 English-Scots entries* Many examples showing Scots in use* Clear layout, easily understood entries
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aboot adjective adverb ANGUS animal auld bairn blether bree ca(w CAITHNESS cannie caul(d child child's word claut clothes contemptuous cowp croose doon dreich drink dunt dwang ettle fa(w FIFE fish gang gie someone gleg gliff grue hair han(d haud heeze heid HIGHLAND hoose intae jouk kittle LAND leuk lik(e literary lowp midden milk muckle neibour noun ORKNEY ower past participle past tense pauchle peat person piece pirl raip ramstam redd reenge reest richt rive rummle scart Scots Scottish Standard English screed screeve scrunt scunner sheep SHET SHETLAND skelp skite sklent sneck someone's souch stan(d stane stap steek stieve stone stot stoun(d swither syne tattie thraw threap throu traik troke ULSTER unco vcrh verb vizzy weather weel whummle wind yatter yersel