How do you say potato in Scottish?

How do Scottish people say potato?

Tattie. Pronounced tat-tee. Potato. In Scotland a scarecrow is sometimes called a ‘tattie-bogle’.

How do you say eat in Scottish?

SLORACH verb to eat or drink noisily.

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’.

What are tatties in Scotland?

Just to clarify, ‘neeps’ are turnips and ‘tatties’ are potatoes. If you add butter and chives to the mix, you get clapshot (a dish that originated from Orkney). In Scotland, neeps and tatties go together like peas and carrots.

What do the Irish call potatoes?

We can’t talk about Irish slang without mentioning potatoes! “Spuds” is another word for potatoes. Speaking of spuds, “Grá” means “love” in the Irish language. A lot of Irish people still use this word even when speaking in English.

What does tidy mean in Scotland?

Tidy. The ultimate seal of approval, expressing one’s appreciation for something. As in: ‘That was some tidy scran’.

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