Sherramoor

noun
Sher·​ra·​moor | \ ˈsherə̇ˌmu̇(ə)r, ˈshər- \
plural -s

Definition of Sherramoor

Scottish
: tumult, row

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History and Etymology for Sherramoor

alteration of Sheriffmuir, site of the battlefield in Perth county, Scotland, where on November 13, 1715 the Jacobites were defeated by the Royalists and their rebellion checked

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“Sherramoor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sherramoor. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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