Kinrick o Scotland

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Kinrick o Scotland
Rìoghachd na h-Alba  (Gaelic)
Personal union wi the Kinrick o Ingland
(1603–49 / 1660–1707)

 

 

 

Ninth century–1707
Banner Ryal Coat o airms
Motto
In My Defens God Me Defend (eften shown abbreviatit as IN DEFENS)
Location o the Kinrick o Scotland in Europe.
Caipital Scone (before c.1070) Dunfermline (c.1070-c. 1440)
Edinburgh (after 1452)
Leid(s) Scots, Scottish Gaelic, French, Inglish, Norn
Government Monarchy
Monarch
 − 843–58 Kenneth I (first)
 − 1306–29 Robert I
 − 1702–07 Anne (last)
Legislatur Scots Pairlament
History
 - Unitit Ninth century (tradeetionally 843 AD)
 - Lothian an Strathclyde incorporatit 1124 (confirmed Treaty o York, 1237)
 - Galloway incorporatit 1234/5
 - Hebrides, Isle o Man an Caithness incorporatit 1266 (Treaty o Pairth)
 - Orkney and Shetland annexed 1472
 - Union wi Ingland 1 Mey 1707
Population
 − 1500 est. 500,000 
 − 1600 est. 800,000 
 − 1700 est. 1,000,000 
Siller Poond Scots (Pund)
The day pairt o  Unitit Kinrick
( Scotland)
^ The Pictish an Cumbric leids went extinct durin the 10t an 11t centuries.[1][2] French wis widely spoken in Scotland at the heicht o the Auld Alliance.[3] Inglish began tae hae increased influence in Scotland frae the mid-16t century.
Flag of Scotland.svg
Ryal coat o airms o the Kinrick o Scotland

The Kinrick o Scotland (Gaelic: Rìoghachd na h-Alba) wis a state in nor'wast Europe that existit frae 843 till 1707. It occupee'd the northren third o the island o Great Breetain an shared a laundmairch tae the sooth wi the Kinrick o Ingland, that the Kinrick o Scotland jyned wi for tae mak a unifee'd Kinrick o Great Breetain, unner the terms o the Treaty o Union, in 1707.