Associations to the word «Scottish»


SCOTTISH, adjective. Of a person, native to or born in Scotland.
SCOTTISH, adjective. Of a thing or concept, of or pertaining to Scotland.
SCOTTISH, proper noun. The people of Scotland.
SCOTTISH BARONIAL, adjective. (architecture) Of a style of architecture with its origins in the sixteenth century, drawing on the features of medieval castles, tower houses and the châteaux of the French Renaissance.
SCOTTISH BORDERS, proper noun. (UK) the areas of Scotland and England adjacent to the border between the two countries.
SCOTTISH BORDERS, proper noun. An administrative area in the south-east of Scotland
SCOTTISH DEERHOUND, noun. A large sighthound bred in Scotland to hunt deer.
SCOTTISH DEERHOUNDS, noun. Plural of Scottish Deerhound
SCOTTISH ENGLISH, proper noun. A dialect of the English language that is spoken mostly in Scotland. Compare British English.
SCOTTISH FOLD, noun. A domestic cat breed.
SCOTTISH FOLDS, noun. Plural of Scottish Fold
SCOTTISH GAELIC, proper noun. The Gaelic language of Scotland, spoken primarily in the northern and western parts of the country, with important communities in Glasgow and Edinburgh. Scottish Gaelic had its widest influence between 800 and 1200 CE, as place names throughout Scotland attest.
SCOTTISH PLAY, noun. William Shakespeare's play Macbeth.
SCOTTISH TERRIER, noun. A breed of dog originating in Scotland.
SCOTTISH TERRIERS, noun. Plural of Scottish terrier
SCOTTISH WILDCAT, noun. (UK) the European wildcat when found in Scotland.
SCOTTISH WILDCATS, noun. Plural of Scottish wildcat

Dictionary definition

SCOTTISH, noun. The dialect of English used in Scotland.
SCOTTISH, adjective. Of or relating to or characteristic of Scotland or its people or culture or its English dialect or Gaelic language; "Scots Gaelic"; "the Scots community in New York"; "`Scottish' tends to be the more formal term as in `The Scottish Symphony' or `Scottish authors' or `Scottish mountains'"; "`Scotch' is in disfavor with Scottish people and is used primarily outside Scotland except in such frozen phrases as `Scotch broth' or `Scotch whiskey' or `Scotch plaid'".

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