scot

noun \ ˈskät \

Definition of scot

: money assessed or paid

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Origin and Etymology of scot

Middle English, from Old Norse skot shot, contribution — more at shot


Scot

noun \ ˈskät \

Definition of Scot

1 : a member of a Celtic people of northern Ireland settling in Scotland about a.d. 500
2 a : a native or inhabitant of Scotland
b : a person of Scottish descent

Origin and Etymology of scot

Middle English Scottes Scots, from Old English Scottas from Late Latin Scotus


SCOT Defined for English Language Learners

Scot

noun

Definition of Scot for English Language Learners

  • : a person born, raised, or living in Scotland


SCOT Defined for Kids

Scot

noun \ ˈskät \

Definition of Scot for Students

: a person born or living in Scotland


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