What is braw?

  • (adj): Brightly colored and showy.
    Example: "'braw' is a Scottish word"
    Synonyms: brave, gay

Some articles on braw:

Braes O' Killiecrankie
... The version that begins with the line "Whare hae ye been sae braw, lad?" (Roud 8187) is the one discussed here ... Whare hae ye been sae braw, lad? Whare hae ye been sae brankie-O? Whare hae ye been sae braw, lad Cam ye by Killicrankie-O? Chorus An had ye been ...
The Bonnie Lass O' Fyvie - Lyrics
... It's braw, aye it's braw, a captain's lady for to be And it's braw to be a captain's lady-o It's braw to ride around and to follow the camp And to ride when your captain he ...