What are Scots?

  • (adj): Of or relating to or characteristic of Scotland or its people or culture or its English dialect or Gaelic language.
    Example: "Scots gaelic"; "the Scots community in New York"
    Synonyms: Scottish, Scotch
    See also — Additional definitions below

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People Of British Descent - History - Modern Period
... Through war service (including conscription in Great Britain), "the English, Welsh, Scots and Irish fought as British" ... Englishness which extends English culture over the Scots, Welsh and the Irish" ... forces veterans, Brown's speech at the first event for the celebration said Scots and people from the rest of the UK share the purpose—that Britain has something ...

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    Unknown. Sir Patrick Spens (l. 41–44)