[Ubuntu-l10n-eng] [Bug 66158] Edgy Eft Beta - About Me dialog in Preferences

William Anderson neuro at well.com
Wed Nov 1 23:35:08 GMT 2006

Malcolm wrote:
> On 10/30/06, Bruce Cowan <bruce.cowan at dsl.pipex.com> wrote:
>> I have never heard of council areas known as counties here in Scotland
>> even.  I'm not quite sure what we do call them.
> They are called counties.
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Counties_of_Scotland

However, they do not translate to Scottish Council regions, which are
standard definitions for postal purposes as well as political.


Therefore the more generic "region" would appear to me to be the safer
option.  Also, for those living in cities, "county" would also be incorrect,
regardless of which part of the United Kingdom you were living in.

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