Cromarty byleid

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Cromarty Scots
Native taeScotland
RegionCromarty
Extinct2 October 2012, wi the deith o Bobby Hogg[1]
Leid codes
ISO 639-3
GlottologNone

The Cromarty byleid of North Northern Scots was spoken in Cromarty, Scotland. The byleid springheidit fae fowk thit muived north fae the Firth o Forth in the 15t an 16t yearhunners. The last native spikker o the byleid, Bobby Hogg, dee'd in 2012 at age 92.[2][3][4] Afore his deith, Hogg pit thegither a beukie o tradeetional wirds an phrases. The Hieland Cooncil producit a beukie anent the byleid forby.[5]

The byleid haed a hivy influence fae baith Hieland Inglis an Scots Gaelic.

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  1. "Archived copy". Archived frae the original on 25 December 2019. Retrieved 20 October 2020.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. "Rare fisherfolk dialect recorded". BBC News. 5 Mey 2009. Retrieved 18 October 2020.
  3. Auslan Cramb (21 Februar 2007). "Brothers are last to speak dialect". Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 18 October 2020.
  4. Matt Kennard (26 Februar 2007). "Anyone here speak Cromarty fisher?". The Guardian. Retrieved 18 October 2020.
  5. The Cromarty Fisherfolk Dialect (PDF), Am Baile, The Highland Council's History and Culture website (on Internet Archive), p. 5