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For a useful listing of common Scots elements and place-names, see Ordnance Survey website, Scots Place-Names

Clancy, T. O., 2013, ‘Many strata: English and Scots place-names in Scotland’, in Perceptions of Place: Twenty-First Century Reassessments of Place-Name Studies, ed. J. Carroll and D. N. Parsons (English Place-Name Society, Nottingham), 283-318.

Murison, D.D. 1974, ‘Linguistic relationships in medieval Scotland’, in The Scottish Tradition, ed. G.W.S. Barrow, 71-83 (Edinburgh).

Scott, Margaret, 2003, ‘The Germanic Toponymicon of Southern Scotland: Place-Name Elements and their contribution to the Lexicon and Onomasticon’, unpublished PhD, University of Glasgow.

Scott, Margaret, 2004, ‘Uses of Scottish place-names in historical dictionaries’, in New Perspectives on English Historical Linguistics. Selected papers from 12 ICEHL., Glasgow, 21-26 August 2002. Vol II: Lexis and Transmission, edited by C. Kay, C. Hough and I. Wotherspoon (Amsterdam, John Benjamins), 213-24.