What does a braw lad mean?
Brave; fine; gay; handsome; pleasant; agreeable; worthy; excellent; stout: as, a braw new gown; a braw man; braw lads and bonny lasses.
Is BRAW a Scottish word?
(br·aww) Dialect, chiefly Scot -adj. 1. fine, pleasant, esp.
What does have a braw Christmas mean?
adjective. Scottish. Fine, good, or pleasing.
What do Scots call a baby?
Bairn is a Scottish or Northern English word for child.
What is some Scottish slang?
Awa’ an bile yer heid – translating as away and boil your head, this simply means ‘get lost’ Bampot – a mad idiot. Dafty – fool. Eejit – idiot. Fandan – pretentious idiot.
How do you say shut up in Scottish?
Wheesht is the equivalent of “shut up.” “Gies peace man, wheesht.”
How do Scots say hello?
Scots is considered a separate language from Scottish English and from the English of England, and is recognised as such by the Scottish and UK governments.
Useful Scots phrases.
|English||Scots Leid (Scots)|
|Hello (General greeting)||Hullo|
|How are you?||Whit like? Whit like are ye? Hoo are ye? Hou’r ye? Hoo’s it gaun? How ye daein?|
What does BRAW mean?
1 chiefly Scotland : good, fine. 2 chiefly Scotland : well dressed.
What is the Scottish word for wife?
Scottish Word: Erse.
Is Wee a Scottish or Irish word?
Technically, wee is supposed to refer to small things, but in Ireland, that is not always the case. Instead, the word ‘wee’ is used to describe absolutely everything.
What is an auld yin?
Add Comb.: auld yin, One’s father or mother. Cf.