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
Week
Fawkirk
Steenhive
Pairth
Aiberdeen
Stranrawer
Mitherwall
Craigfergus
Thursa
Glesga
Lunnon
Caustrim
Saunt Aundraes
Stirlin
Cowlrain
Scots NameEnglish Name
Cairdiff
Kirkwaa
Bellamaina
Coudenbeith
Cambrig
Innerness
Cummernaud
Cammeltoun
Edinburgh
Sou Berik
Fort Weelum
Lanrik
Dunfaurlin
Lairne
Peterheid

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