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Dagna
Monday, July 13th, 2009, 01:22 AM
Are there divisions between the Germanic Scots and the Gaelic Scots? Of which nature?

Oski
Monday, July 13th, 2009, 01:49 AM
How Do Scotland's Gaelic and Germanic Heritage Reconcile?

Over whisky :D

On a more serious note, I think that scots are scots in the eyes of scots. Scotland has been a blend for a long time and I don't think gaelic/germanic feuds happen anymore.

RobertColumbia
Tuesday, January 25th, 2011, 06:32 AM
Historically, there was, auld lang syne. The highlands were inhabited primarily by Gaelic speakers of Celtic origin, and the lowlands were inhabited by speakers of English or Scots (some consider Scots to be a separate Germanic language rather than a dialect of English). There was quite a bit of conflict both between highlanders and lowlanders but also between the highland clans.