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CodePL1
Place EntryScotland/United Kingdom
NotesUSE FOR Scottish
USE FOR Scotch
USE FOR Écosse
USE FOR Caledonia

Area was inhabited by 3rd millenium BCE; Rome invaded, but never subdued native Picts; invaded by Scots from Ireland in the 6th century CE; Picts and Scots united in 844; invaded by Norsemen beginning in the 8th century; first linked with English monarchy in 12th century; 16th century marked by religious turmoil; Crowns of Scotland and England united in 1603, parliaments in 1707; significant percentage still read or speak Scottish Gaelic language.

Area was united under one king by 9th cen.; has been joined with England under one parliament since 1707
Place NameScotland
Area4United Kingdom
NotesUSE FOR Scottish
USE FOR Scotch
USE FOR Écosse
USE FOR Caledonia

Area was inhabited by 3rd millenium BCE; Rome invaded, but never subdued native Picts; invaded by Scots from Ireland in the 6th century CE; Picts and Scots united in 844; invaded by Norsemen beginning in the 8th century; first linked with English monarchy in 12th century; 16th century marked by religious turmoil; Crowns of Scotland and England united in 1603, parliaments in 1707; significant percentage still read or speak Scottish Gaelic language.

Area was united under one king by 9th cen.; has been joined with England under one parliament since 1707
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