What is the Scottish word for chicken?
chook, chookie: chick, a chicken.
What is the Scottish word for my darling?
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’.
How do you say pretty in Scottish?
Female | A quintessential Scottish name that will never go out of fashion, Bonnie is the Scots word for beautiful, pretty, stunning and attractive.
How do you say delicious in Scottish?
Scran a popular Scottish word for food. If food taste delicious, then some may describe it as ‘well tidy scran’.
Why do Scots say hen?
Hen – To most of the world, a hen is a female chicken, but in Scots the word is used to mean a woman or girl. … Mind – Refers to a person’s ability to think and reason, but in Scots the word can also mean remember.
What does FUD mean in Scotland?
The term “fud” is used as Scottish slang for referring to someone as a foolish person – or more commonly, as female genitals.
What is the Scottish word for devil?
Mahoun – Scots often refer to the devil as Mahoun.
What is a Chookter?
Chookter is a misspelling of the Scottish word Teuchter. Teuchter is a Lowland Scots word used mainly for Northern or Highland Scots. If this is true, the name does not refer to people from Edinburgh.
What is a Brae in Scotland?
chiefly Scotland. : a hillside especially along a river.
What does yer bum’s oot the Windae mean?
“Yer bum’s oot the windae”.
Translation: “You’re talking absolute nonsense”.
What is a Scottish blessing?
Saining is a Scots word for blessing, protecting or consecrating. Sain is cognate with the Irish and Scottish Gaelic seun and sian and the Old Irish sén – “a protective charm.”