great in this context means big, as in the largest of the british isles.
I was just kidding.
ppauper wrote:and what about "Britain" as opposed to "Great Britain"
ppauper wrote:Cuchulainn wrote:ppauper wrote:but unenthusiastic brits?
What's a 'Brit' in your definition?
by "unenthusiastic brits," I mean that many scots would rather scotland not be part of the UK