Understanding Robert Burns
The whole book is available for reading as 9 .pdf files and our sincere
thanks to the author George Scott Wilkie for allowing us to publish his
book on the site. Here you will get translations of many of his popular
songs and poems as well as a glossary of many Scottish words.
Click here for a Glossary of
Here you will find a glossary of Scots words and their meanings as well as
a real audio recording of each word. This will help you find the meanings
of the various Scots words that Burns used and how to pronounce them.
Robert Burns in other tongues
A critical review of the translations of the songs & poems of
Robert Burns by William Jacks (1896) (pdf). I might add here
there is quite a list of countries where Burns poems were
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