Sooth Scots

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Sooth Scots (kent an aw as Border Scots) is the dialect o the Scots leid spoken in the Scots Borders area o Scotland. Laith the naime Sooth Scots, it isna spoken awplace in the Sooth o Scotland; anely in a smaw pairt o eastern Dumfriesshire, aw o Roxburghshire an maist o Selkirkshire.

Sooth Scots can be cawed mony different things by different fowk; it may be cawed efter the toun thay're frae, for ensaumple fowk frae Hawick say thay speak Hawick. It is cawed Borders by some fowk an aw.

Sooth Scots (like Doric) haes a lang tradeetion o poetry an sang, gien rise tae the great Border Ballads, mony o whilk can be foond on wabsteids sic as YouTube.


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