Scotland - Club Nicknames

Aberdeen			The Dons
Airdrie United			The Diamonds
Albion Rovers			The Wee Rovers
Alloa Athletic			The Wasps
Arbroath			The Red Lichties
Ayr United			The Honest Men
Berwick Rangers			The Wee Gers
Brechin City			City
Celtic				The Bhoys
Clyde				The Bully Wee
Cowdenbeath			The Blue Brazil
Dumbarton			The Sons
Dundee				Dee
Dundee United			The Arabs
Dunfermline Athletic		The Pars
East Fife			The Fifers/The Miners
East Stirlingshire		The Shire
Elgin City			City
Falkirk				The Bairns
Gretna				The Black and Whites
Forfar Athletic			The Loons
Hamilton Academical		The Accies
Heart of Midlothian		Hearts/The Jam Tarts
Hibernian			Hibs/Hibees
Inverness Caledonian Thistle	Caley Jags
Kilmarnock			Killie
Livingston			Livi/The Lions
Montrose			The Gable Endies/Mo
Motherwell			The Steelmen
Morton				The 'Ton
Partick Thistle			The Jags
Peterhead			Blue Toon
Queen's Park			The Spiders/The Amateurs
Queen of the South		The Doonhamers
Raith Rovers			Rovers
Rangers				The Gers
Ross County			The Staggies
St Johnstone			Saintees
St Mirren			The Buddies
Stirling Albion			The Binos
Stenhousemuir			Stenny
Stranraer			The Blues

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Last updated: 5 Mar 2005

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