Scott

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\ ˈskät How to pronounce Scott (audio) \

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Dred \ ˈdred How to pronounce ˈdred (audio)\ 1795?–1858 American slave

Scott

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Sir George Gilbert 1811–1878 English architect

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Robert Falcon 1868–1912 English polar explorer

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Sir Walter 1771–1832 Scottish poet and novelist

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Winfield 1786–1866 American general

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