As nouns the difference between scots and sawney
is that scots
is scots (the language spoken in scotland) while sawney
is (archaic|derogatory) a scotsman.
As a proper noun sawney is
a diminutive of the male given name alexander, of scots origin.
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(en proper noun
A Germanic language closely related to English and descended from northern dialects of Middle English, spoken in parts of , now especially in the central, northeastern and southern regions of the country.
* (Scots language)
* (Ulster Scots)