- What does yer bum’s oot the Windae mean?
- What does Dinna fash mean?
- What is a wee Scunner?
- How do Scots say hello?
- What are some Scottish sayings?
- What does Och Aye noo mean?
- What does Aye mean?
- Why do the Scottish say aye?
- What does Broch Tuarach mean?
- What does BRAW mean?
- What is the Scottish word for wife?
- What is the Scottish word for sweetheart?
- What is the Scottish word for beautiful?
- How do you say shut up in Scottish?
What does yer bum’s oot the Windae mean?
bum is out the window“Yer bum’s oot the windae” (Your bum is out the window) – You’re literally talking rubbish..
What does Dinna fash mean?
don’t worryDinna fash A reassuring phrase meaning ‘don’t worry’.
What is a wee Scunner?
You are a ‘wee scunner’ can be a term of endearment for a toddler. You are a ‘total scunner’ means you are annoyed (fed up) with that person.
How do Scots say hello?
Scots is considered a separate language from Scottish English and from the English of England, and is recognised as such by the Scottish and UK governments….Useful Scots phrases.EnglishScots Leid (Scots)Hello (General greeting)HulloHow are you?Whit like? Whit like are ye? Hoo are ye? Hou’r ye? Hoo’s it gaun? How ye daein?53 more rows
What are some Scottish sayings?
Old Scottish SayingsHaste Ye Back! – Return back with speed – said as a farewell.Lang may yer lum reek! … Keep the heid! … Hell slap it intae ye! … Failing means yer playin! … I’ll gie ye a skelpit lug! … Whit’s fur ye’ll no go by ye! … Skinny Malinky Longlegs!More items…•
What does Och Aye noo mean?
Oh yes, just now“Och aye the noo!” This is one of those Scottish phrases that can be heard in countless parodies aimed at poking fun at the Scots’ dialect and accent. Its direct English translation is “Oh yes, just now”.
What does Aye mean?
AYE means “Yes”.
Why do the Scottish say aye?
Aye. Aye means yes, often replacing the latter in day-to-day life in Scotland. Conversely, ‘aye, right’ is used when expressing feelings of disbelief (think of it as the Scottish equivalent to ‘yeah, right’).
What does Broch Tuarach mean?
north-facing towerAs an old broch on the land, Broch Tuarach means “north-facing tower” in Gaelic. Lallybroch, as the estate is known among those who live there, in turn means “lazy tower”. Lallybroch is also known as Broch Tuarach .
What does BRAW mean?
1 chiefly Scotland : good, fine. 2 chiefly Scotland : well dressed.
What is the Scottish word for wife?
Dictionary of the Scots Language:: SND :: wife.
What is the Scottish word for sweetheart?
JO n.This word is a Scots variant of ‘joy’, and can mean a sweetheart or lover, or be a term of endearment akin to ‘dear’ or ‘darling’.
What is the Scottish word for beautiful?
BonnieFemale | A quintessential Scottish name that will never go out of fashion, Bonnie is the Scots word for beautiful, pretty, stunning and attractive. Bonnies tend to have an inimitable personality.
How do you say shut up in Scottish?
Wheesht: shut up.