Scottish Word of the Day

Jun
21
hird
Definition: herd
Jun
20
heatherer
Definition: a thatcher of roofs
Jun
19
chow
Definition: chew
Jun
18
mither-leid
Definition: native tongue
Jun
17
Fenceless
Definition: defenseless.
Jun
16
Caird
Definition: a tinker.
Jun
15
Jillet
Definition: a jilt.
Jun
14
deid mirk
Definition: pitch black
Jun
13
neep
Definition: turnip
Jun
12
Gonnae / gonny
Definition: Going to / Will you
Jun
11
syne doun
Definition: wash down food with drink
Jun
10
Jouk
Definition: to duck, to cover, to dodge.
Jun
9
slap
Definition: gap in wall; pass between hills; gate
Jun
8
Dyke
Definition: a fence (of stone or turf), a wall.
Jun
7
out-the-road
Definition: remote
Jun
6
wee
Definition: small
Jun
5
birk
Definition: birch
Jun
4
Baws
Definition: Balls
Jun
3
kenspeckle
Definition: easily recognizable; conspicuous, familiar
Jun
2
Danton
Definition: v. daunton.
Jun
1
hallirackit
Definition: a frolicking boisterous person esp girls or young women
May
31
clocker
Definition: broody hen
May
30
Keckle
Definition: to cackle, to giggle.
May
29
heather theekit
Definition: thatched with heather
May
28
Clootie, cloots
Definition: hoofie, hoofs (a nickname of the Devil).
May
27
Ingle-cheek
Definition: fireside (properly the jamb of the fireplace).
May
26
hyne-awa
Definition: to a distance; away
May
25
blate
Definition: diffident; shy; timid
May
24
whaur
Definition: where
May
23
licht
Definition: light