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Concise English-Scots Dictionary

Scottish Language Dictionaries

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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

About the Author

Scottish Language Dictionaries is the nation's resource for the Scots language. They research, document and analyse the Scots language using historical texts and current usage and from this compile and maintain authoritative dictionaries of Scots, including the great historical dictionaries, A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue and the Scottish National Dictionary, the scholarly single volume Concise Scots Dictionary and the handy Essential Scots Dictionary. You can find out more about Scottish Language Dictionaries on their website:

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