What does Scottish mean?

Definitions for Scottish
ˈskɒt ɪʃScot·tish

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Scottish.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Scottish, Scots, Scots English(adj)

    the dialect of English used in Scotland

  2. Scots, Scottish, Scotch(adj)

    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'"

Wiktionary

  1. Scottish(Adjective)

    Of a person, native to or born in Scotland.

    Etymology: From Scot + -ish.

  2. Scottish(Adjective)

    Of a thing or concept, of or pertaining to Scotland.

    Etymology: From Scot + -ish.

  3. Scottish(ProperNoun)

    The people of Scotland.

    Etymology: From Scot + -ish.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scottish(adj)

    of or pertaining to the inhabitants of Scotland, their country, or their language; as, Scottish industry or economy; a Scottish chief; a Scottish dialect

    Etymology: [From Scot a Scotchman: cf. AS. Scyttisc, and E. Scotch, a., Scots, a.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Scottish' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #979

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Scottish' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2679

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Scottish' in Adjectives Frequency: #122

How to pronounce Scottish?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Scottish in sign language?

  1. scottish

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Scottish in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Scottish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Scottish in a Sentence

  1. The Treasury:

    The Scottish Government will get new borrowing powers – so that it can manage its budget effectively and invest up to 3 billion pounds in vital infrastructure, while being accountable to the Scottish people for its decisions.

  2. Robert Smith:

    This gives the parliament more tools to pursue its own vision, goals and objectives whatever they might be at any particular time, the recommendations set out in the agreement will result in the biggest transfer of power to the Scottish parliament since its establishment.

  3. Richard Lyle:

    It's been a seismic change in Scottish politics in the last number of months.

  4. Michael Keating:

    The 'yes' side in Catalonia will now say that we've got a mandate to go down the Scottish road, because like the Scottish nationalists we've got a majority.

  5. Kevin Pollock:

    It is associated with near elimination of both low and high-grade cervical disease in young Scottish women eight years after the vaccine program started, the figures are impressive and show a reduction of up to 90 percent of cervical disease abnormalities - pre-cancerous cells.

Images & Illustrations of Scottish

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Popularity rank by frequency of use

Scottish#1#4441#10000

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