Scottish Word: Links

Lobey dosser the sheriff of Calton Creek. The fantastic Glasgow cartoonist Bud Neil created the universe inhabited by the sheriff Lobey Dosser riding on his two legged horse with his nemesis Rank Badjin. Bud Neil is … Continue reading Links

No oil on feathers type death but the orangutan will soon be just as dead as any smothered bird as we strip the forests.

Scottish Word: Timmer.

No oil on feathers type death but the orangutan will soon be just as dead as any smothered bird as we strip the forests.

“An here’s the falset jotters tae prove tae them wha want tae ken that the timmer cam frae a manished susteenable rainforest.” Translated: timmer: timber. “And here is the forged paperwork that will make believe those … Continue reading Timmer.

Scottish Word: About me

blowing the bagpipesAn entertaining expanding weekly dictionary of Scottish words, all illustrated – including a phonetic guide to pronunciation, definition, quizzes and translations into English. I have a prejudice against form over content and a despair … Continue reading About me