Re: Scots/English Dictionary

Discussion in 'AGC, RAPTC and SASC' started by The_Tara, Mar 22, 2002.

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  1. How about a wee hurrel in the motor - a short drive in one's car.
  2. Cludgy - toilet
  3. 'Coup' - dump

    'Bovril' - akin to bas'tard (Only ever heard that one in Govan though)

    'Govan toothpick' - machete(!)

    'Bam' - see 'Bovril'

    'Awa' an' tak' yer face fir a sh!te' - Go away

    'Shut that bit'ch up afor' ah fu'ck stairt 'er heid' - Your lady friend talks too much

    ;D ;D ;D
  4. Hafwit  -   **** ing idiot!!!!

    Ya wee torag   -   You little rascal

    Auch I the noo   -   How are you (I think)

    Joby    -    Sh*te

    Ya wee haggis    -   Ya scottish bas tard!!! hehe

    Ye ken     -   You know

    Shanksies   -  Walk

    Chokey   -   Prison

    Nae mair   -   No more

    Snoters   -   Bogies (up the nose)

    Canny think a' any mair!!! Better when i'm havin a swally!!! ;D ;D
  5. come on then, what's glaekit mean?? still not really worked it out, is it ugly or not well??

    "as in she's lookin affy glaekit"
  6. Stupid/Silly!!! Thats what I always though it was.. ;D
  7. Some of these will be quite local, but bear with me.

    'Notch' - Excellent

    'Hoooorah' - Extremely (eg. She's HOOOORAH fine!)

    'Gallas' - See 'Notch'

    'Hunners' - A great many

    'Yer maw' - Direct translation is 'Your mother', but it's never used in the same context twice. eg. In response to ANY question posed. ie. Q - Whit ar we daein the day?  A - Yer maw! Q - Whit's on the telly? A - Your maw. Q - What time is it? A - Your maw.. The list is endless.

    'Ya beast' - 'What a terrible thing you have just done.'
  8. Keech  -  sh*t

    Mash  -  English  

    Pan Breid  (Pan Bread) - Deid  (Dead)

    Corned Beef  -  Deif  (deaf)

    Scunnerd  -  fatigued (or confused dependant upon situation)

    Gie Chooch!   It's a bit cold outside
  9. "whaeyefurryboots?"    -     From which part of the country do you hail from?  ;D
  10. Tia


    This may well be the place for one to find love.  Can you Scot's help? I'm looking for a tall dark and handsome, softly spoken Scottish Chap, preferably from around the Dundee area, I do so love that Dundonian accent and the city itself is just devine.

  11. Scotsman = Minging, inbred, boring, toothless, alcoholic who lives for his next fix of grandma's medication.
  12. BAWBAG - See above  ;D
  13. Banjo-                           To assault
    Chawed                        Sulky
    Clype                             To tell stories
    Drookit                          Wet through
    Greeting/Grat                Crying[weeping]/wept
    Melt                               To beat up
    Nyaff                              An insignificant person
    Pit the hems oan           To render helpless
    Stoor                              Dust
    Simmet                           Vest/singlet
    Tattie-boogle                 Scarecrow
    Teuchter                        Highlander
    Keelie                             A Glaswegian
    Joco                               In a good mood
    Git tae fu ya Bassa        Go away please
  14. Perhaps we as fine upstanding English gentlemen should detatch ourselves from our Ginger, Alcoholic third world neighbours.

    May I suggest we burn the dictionary and rebuild the wall. ;D
  15. Run Away!!!

    Torch the Porridge Wogs!