Ruchazie

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Ruchazie
Ruchazie is locatit in Scotland
Ruchazie
Ruchazie
Location within Scotland
OS grid referenceNS644663
Cooncil aurie
Lieutenancy aurie
  • Glasgow
KintraScotland
Sovereign stateUnitit Kinrick
Post tounGLASGOW
Postcode destrictG33
Diallin code0141 774
PoliceScots
FireScots
AmbulanceScots
EU PairlamentScotland
UK Pairlament
Scots Pairlament
List of places
UK
Scotland
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
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.