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Accent, Edinburgh: 7 reviews and 4 photos

 
 

Very helpful indeed.

aboot - about
auld - old
bairn - child
ben - mountain
bonnie - beautiful
brae - slope
braw - fine
cock-a-leekie - chicken and leek soup
coo - cow
dae - do
deid - dead
doon - down
eejit - idiot
efter - after
frae - from
frein - friend
Glaswegian (Weegie) - of/from Glasgow
glen - valley
gowk - fool
greet - weep
guid - good
hae - have
heavy - dark beer
heid - head
hen - woman
Hogmanay - New Year's Eve
hoose - house
keek - look
ken - know
kirk - church
laddie - boy
lassie - girl
loch - lake
mony - many
moose - mouse
mooth - mouth
nae - no
neep - turnip
noo - now
oor - our
oot - out
rid - red
scunner - nuisance
steamin - drunk
tae - to
tak - take
tattie - potato
toun - town
tak - take
wee - small
wud - would
ye - you

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Dec 10, 2006
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