Concise Scots Dictionary

Author: Mairi Robinson
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781902930015
Size: 37.59 MB
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Since then it has produced moredictionaries, bringing the riches of the standard works to a wider public.

Concise Scots Dictionary

Author: Scottish Language Dictionaries
Publisher: EUP
ISBN: 9781474432313
Size: 11.62 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 ...

The Concise Dictionary Of Scottish Words And Phrases

Author: Betty Kirkpatrick
Publisher: travelcom press
ISBN: 9781905102884
Size: 22.36 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
ISBN: 9781902930022
Size: 23.70 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: 71.24 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.

W Rterb Cher Dictionaries Dictionnaires 1 Teilband

Author: Rufus Gouws
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 3110203340
Size: 54.38 MB
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If the latter is also an excellent sales device, emphasizing the appeal of the
dictionary world-wide, well dictionaries are written to be sold. One more specialist
dictionary also supplies the dictionary user with a greater insight into language
than the text of a standard dictionary provides — The Concise Scots Dictionary,
published by Aberdeen University Press in 1985 (CSD). The introduction to this
presents us with a masterly but concise history of the Scots language indicating
the major ...

Jamieson S Dictionary Of Scots

Author: Susan Rennie
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019963940X
Size: 57.38 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 ...