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Ruchazie is locatit in Scotland
Ruchazie shawn within Scotland
OS grid reference NS644663
Cooncil aurie
Lieutenancy aurie
  • Glasgow
Kintra Scotland
Sovereign state Unitit Kinrick
Post toun GLASGOW
Postcode destrict G33
Diallin code 0141 774
Polis Scots
Fire Scots
Ambulance Scots
EU Pairlament Scotland
UK Pairlament
Scots Pairlament
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55°52′15″N 4°10′07″W / 55.8707°N 4.1687°W / 55.8707; -4.1687Coordinates: 55°52′15″N 4°10′07″W / 55.8707°N 4.1687°W / 55.8707; -4.1687
Ruchazie Community Centre

Ruchazie (// rukh-HAY-zi)[1] is a deestrict in the Scots ceety o Glesgae. It is seetuatit tae the North-East o the ceety close tae Easterhoose. The aurie haes experienced conseederable re-generation an impruivements in recent years thanks tae Touer Homes LHO an Ruchazie Hoosin Accosciation. Ruchazie is the ainly destrict in Glesgae that daesna hiv a Public Hoose, In Aurgist 2009, biggin o a Soccerworld five-a-sides complex seetuatit on grund atween Croftcroighn Road an the M8 Motorway (umwhile Whitehill Seicontar Schuil Former Pupils F,C, playin frelds) wis feenisht an appened tae the public, The facility includes a saft play aurieȝ female/ainly gym an a licensed baur,

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Ruchazie is nou generally pronoonced wi a /z/, but uised tae be pronoonced /rʌxeɪjɪ/. This wis chynged acause o the auld Scots spellin, Ruchaȝie, the Ȝ wis confused misleart-lik wi the tailed z.

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  1. G.M. Miller, BBC Pronouncing Dictionary of British Names (London: Oxford UP, 1971), p. 128.