Here are a few words from our Scottish phrase book! The words in blue are from the old Scot's dialect. Can you learn a few of our traditional words?

auld
old

aboon
above

aye
yes

bannocks
flat oatmeal biscuit

birl
whirl around

bonie
bonnie, pretty

braid
broad, wide

breenge
plunge, dash

bubbly-jock
turkey

burn
stream

cauld
cold

ceilidh
informal dance

cylpe
tell tales, gossip

coost
cast, throw away

crabbit
cross, bad-tempered

dreich
dreary, bleak

drouthy
thirsty

dub
puddle

frae
from

gang
go

gie
give

hae
have

haud yer wheest!
be quiet!

hirple
limp, hobble

horn
spoon

kelpie
water demon

kytes
bellies, stomach

lang syne
long ago

lichtsome
cheerful, pleasant

luve
love

maist
most

mither
mother

muckle
big, great

nae
no, not

nyaff
annoying wee bugger

skinking
watery

sonsie
pleasant, happy

tak
take

till
to

twa
two

wad
would

wee
small

wham
whom

wordy
worthy