scot

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse skot, later influenced by Old French escot (Modern écot), itself of Germanic origin. Compare shot.

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Noun[edit]

scot (plural scots)

  1. (UK, historical) A local tax, paid originally to the lord or ruler and later to a sheriff.

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Aromanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *excotō < Latin excutiō. Compare Daco-Romanian scoate, scot.

Verb[edit]

scot (past participle scoasã)

  1. I remove, take out.
  2. I wrest, wrench, snatch.
  3. I show, present.

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scot m (genitive scoit, nominative plural scoit)

  1. scot, reckoning
  2. picnic party (on raided food)

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Germanic *skōt-. Cognate with Old Frisian skot, Old Saxon sīlscot, Old High German scoz (German Schoß), Old Norse skot.

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scot n (nominative plural scot)

  1. shot, act of shooting
  2. missile, shot
  3. darting, rapid movement

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Romanian[edit]

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scot

  1. first-person singular present tense form of scoate.
  2. first-person singular subjunctive form of scoate.
  3. third-person plural present tense form of scoate.