Scots is a Germanic language. It is closely related to English and spoken by about 1.5 million people in Scotland.

Map of Scots language speakers.
Map of Scots language speakers.

Basic stats

Total speakers: over 1.5 million

Main Countries: Scotland, Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, England

ISO 639-3 Code: sco

Language Sample

Some proverbs in Scots:

Ah dout ma stammik thinks ma thrappil’s cut awthegither
It’s high time I had something to eat.

A licht purse maks a heavie hert
A light purse makes a heavy heart

Product Availability

The following products are currently available in Scots:

  • For Consumers

(Coming soon)


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