Ruchazie (// rukh-HAY-zi)[1] is a pairt o the Scots ceety o Glesgae. It is seetuatit tae the North-East o the ceety close tae Easterhoose. The regious haes been regeneratit an seen impruivements a fair bit in recent years thanks tae Tower Homes LHO an Ruchazie Housing Association. Ruchazie is the ae pairt in Glesgae thit daesna hiv a Public Hoose. In August 2009, biggin o a Soccerworld five-a-sides complex on grund atween Croftcroighn Road an the M8 Motorway (umwhile Whitehill Seicontar Schuil Former Pupils F,C, playin frelds) wis feenisht an appent tae the public, The biggin haes a saft play aurie, female ainly gym an a licensed baur an aw,

Ruchazie
Ruchazie is located in Scotland
Ruchazie
Ruchazie
Location within Scotland
OS grid referenceNS644663
Cooncil area
Lieutenancy area
  • Glasgow
KintraScotland
Sovereign stateUnitit Kinrick
Post tounGLASGOW
Postcode destrictG33
Diallin code0141 774
PoliceScots
FireScots
AmbulanceScots
EU PairlamentScotland
UK Pairlament
Scots Pairlament
Leet o places
UK
Scotland
55°52′15″N 4°10′07″W / 55.8707°N 4.1687°W / 55.8707; -4.1687Coordinates: 55°52′15″N 4°10′07″W / 55.8707°N 4.1687°W / 55.8707; -4.1687
Ruchazie
Ruchazie Community Centre

ToponymyEedit

Nouadays, Ruchazie is pronoonced wi a /z/, fur ordinar, but in the bygane wis pronoonced like /rʌxeɪjɪ/. This wis chynged due tae the auld Scots spellin, Ruchaȝie, the Ȝ (yoch) wis confused misleart-lik wi the tailed z.

ReferencesEedit

  1. G.M. Miller, BBC Pronouncing Dictionary of British Names (London: Oxford UP, 1971), p. 128.