Scots-English City Translation

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Can you pick the English names of all of towns, cities and places given to you in Scots?

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For those unfamiliar, the Scots language is native to the Scottish Lowlands, Caithness, the Northern Isles and parts of Ulster, and should not be confused with Scottish Gaelic. Scots is a Germanic language derived from Northumbrian Old English. Due to the similarity to the English names, unlike the rest of the series this quiz requires the places to be named rather than picked. HINT - there are 21 places from Scotland and 5 from Northern Ireland (mainly Scots-speaking areas). There are also 3 from England and 1 from Wales. Where many variants of the Scots name exist, one has been chosen.
Scots NameEnglish Name
Stirlin
Craigfergus
Cummernaud
Glesga
Fawkirk
Cammeltoun
Cowlrain
Thursa
Coudenbeith
Saunt Aundraes
Fort Weelum
Peterheid
Pairth
Innerness
Cairdiff
Scots NameEnglish Name
Bellamaina
Cambrig
Week
Mitherwall
Edinburgh
Sou Berik
Aiberdeen
Caustrim
Dunfaurlin
Stranrawer
Lairne
Lanrik
Kirkwaa
Steenhive
Lunnon

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