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From: S Viemeister <>
Subject: Re: What is the meaning of the term "Scot-Irish"
Date: Mon, 10 Mar 2003 14:26:52 -0500
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Sorted magAZine wrote:
>
> He's Scottish and lives in Scotland, don't think he speaks Gaelic.
>
I believe that HE pronounces 'Gaelic' the way you describe - but his
statement that ALL Scots do so, is inaccurate.

> > I am not aware of a 'Scots-Gallic' language.
>
> This is the term both of knew (in English) for the native Scots language.
>
Excuse me? Could you rephrase that?


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