Concise Scots Dictionary

Author: Mairi Robinson
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781902930015
Size: 44.26 MB
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"The Concise Scots Dictionary" contains meanings, spelling variants, pronunciation, information on when and where words are used, grammatical information, idioms and phrases, etymologies and details of Scottish life then and now.

Concise Scots Dictionary

Author: Scottish Language Dictionaries
Publisher: EUP
ISBN: 9781474432313
Size: 36.47 MB
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The dictionary contains: Over 40,000 headwords: 23,000 full entries and 17,000 cross-references Over 1100 words and usages new for this edition, including coverage of Orkney and Shetland Scots Comprehensive coverage of variant spellings and ...

The Concise Dictionary Of Scottish Words And Phrases

Author: Betty Kirkpatrick
Publisher: travelcom press
ISBN: 9781905102884
Size: 12.56 MB
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The Scots language, like its people, has survived years of influence and change. This volume captures something of the spirit of Scotland with a broad selection of Scots words and phrases that are most likely still to be in use today.

Pocket Scots Dictionary

Author: Iseabail Macleod
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781902930022
Size: 46.74 MB
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The Pocket Scots Dictionary, based on the Concise Scots Dictionary, provides information on Scots language for the general public and for schools in a compact and user-friendly form.* Scots words old and new, general and local* Clear, ...

The Concise Dictionary Of Scottish Quotations

Author: Betty Kirkpatrick
Publisher: travelcom press
ISBN: 9781905102891
Size: 47.75 MB
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This dictionary offers an extensive selection of Scottish quotations, mainly historical, from the prolific Robert Burns ato Sir Walter Scott and Robert Louis Stevenson.

Jamieson S Dictionary Of Scots

Author: Susan Rennie
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019963940X
Size: 41.59 MB
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Although it faced competition from newer dictionaries such as Warrack's Scots
Dialect Dictionary, the abridged Jamieson still catered to those with an interest in
older forms of the language. By updating Jamieson for the early twentieth century
, Metcalfe's Abridgement was a crucial element in the revival of Scots that
underpinned the Scottish literary Renaissance. It was the last Scots dictionary
until the Concise Scots Dictionary in the late twentieth century to combine Older
and modern ...

Current Projects In Historical Lexicography

Author: John Considine
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443821772
Size: 24.62 MB
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new Supplement was added to the online dictionary, bringing the lexical
coverage up to date (the final volume of the Scottish National Dictionary had
been published in 1976). Once that work was completed, it was then possible for
Scottish Language Dictionaries to focus their efforts on the next major taskā€”the
revision of the Concise Scots Dictionary (CSD). 1.1 Revising the Concise Scots
Dictionary The Concise Scots Dictionary was first published in 1985, and
provides a distillation ...