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Scots Thesaurus

Scottish Language Dictionaries


Unique subject guide to over 20,000 Scots words.

  • Subject-by-subject access to Scots words with definitions in English
  • Wide-ranging coverage of different subjects including animal and plant life, farming and fishing, food and drink, emotions and character
  • Introduction commenting on the distinctive aspects and qualities of the Scots language
  • English index to guide users to the appropriate Scots words

About the Author

Scottish Language Dictionaries is the quintessential research organisation for the Scots Language. They are responsible for the major dictionaries of the Scots Language and undertake a wide range of educational outreach work with people of all ages and abilities.

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