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From: "Sorted magAZine" <>
Subject: Re: What is the meaning of the term "Scot-Irish"
Date: Mon, 10 Mar 2003 20:01:42 -0000
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"S Viemeister" <> wrote in message
> 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.
No worries, I'm not going to rack the argument up again :-) I was surprised,
though, as I took him at his word.
> > > 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?
Sorry, "This is the term both of US knew (in English) for the native Scots