Classification: Indo-European – Germanic – Western – Anglo Saxon – Scots
Number of speakers: 130,000 L1, plus about 1,500,00 L2 speakers, a total of about 1,630,000
Countries where it is spoken: Ireland and the UK
- Doric (the UK)
- Lallans (the UK)
- Northern Scots (the UK)
- Ultser Scots (Ireland and the UK)
Aw human sowels is born free and equal in dignity and richts. They are tochered wi mense and conscience and shuld guide theirsels ana til ither in a speirit o britherheid.
All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood.