schottische

noun
schot·​tische | \ ˈshä-tish How to pronounce schottische (audio) , shä-ˈtēsh \

Definition of schottische

1 : a round dance resembling a slow polka
2 : music for the schottische

First Known Use of schottische

1849, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for schottische

German, from schottisch Scottish, from Schotte Scotsman; akin to Old English Scottas Scots

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“Schottische.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/schottische. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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