Mottos

These are the 21 mottos of Scotland's historic counties

Scotland has a variety of unique phrases and sayings, some dating back hundreds of years ago.

But do you know these historic mottos and where in the country they hailed from? Note: Not all counties have historic mottos and are therefore not included in the list. Research was conducted by On Stride. Photos are for illustrative purposes only.

Trust in Angus.

1. Angus

Trust in Angus.
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Commit thy work to God.

2. Caithness

Commit thy work to God.
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Cling to thy heritage with diligence.

3. Sutherland

Cling to thy heritage with diligence.
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Dread God and do well.

4. Ross-shire

Dread God and do well.
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