Scottish Word: Maun.
“Awa tae Scotland for compassion. We’ve democracy, oil, war, votes, blood, retribution and revenge tae maun and sclave tae this modern world.” Translated: maun: manage, strengthen, grow. “Away to Scotland for compassion. We have democracy, oil, … Continue reading Maun.
Scottish Word: Flooer.
“Fur a flooer it disni bloom for long but it surely deserves better than this.” Translated: flooer: flower. “For a flower it does not bloom for long but it surely deserves better than this.”
“He’ll be awricht in a minute, it’s the first time he’s seen trollie-bags stewn aboot willy nilly – or aataw for that matter.” Translated: trollie-bags: intestines or entrails. “He will be fine in a minute, it … Continue reading Trollie-bags.
Scottish Word: Focht.
“Ah focht in the War ah’m tellin ye. Ah focht in the War.” Translated: focht: faught. “I fought in the War I am telling you. I fought in the War.”
“Then let us pray that come it may [As come it will for a’ that], That sense an worth oer a’ the earth, Shall bear the gree an a’ that. For a’ that an a’ that, … Continue reading Brithers.