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===Etymology===
 
===Etymology===
From {{etyl|non}} {{term|skot|lang=non}}, later influenced by {{etyl|fro}} {{term|escot|lang=fro}} (modern {{term|écot|lang=fr}}), itself of Germanic origin. Compare [[shot]].
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From {{etyl|non}} {{term|skot|lang=non}}, later influenced by {{etyl|fro}} {{term|escot|lang=fro}} (Modern {{term|écot|lang=fr}}), itself of Germanic origin. Compare [[shot]].
   
 
===Pronunciation===
 
===Pronunciation===
 
* {{IPA|/skɒt/}}
 
* {{IPA|/skɒt/}}
 
* {{audio|En-us-scot.ogg|Audio (US)}}
 
* {{audio|En-us-scot.ogg|Audio (US)}}
*: {{rhymes|ɒt}}
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===Noun===
 
===Noun===
 
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# (''UK Historical'') A local [[tax]], paid originally to the lord or ruler and later to a sheriff.
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# {{UK|historical}} A local [[tax]], paid originally to the lord or ruler and later to a sheriff.
   
 
====Derived terms====
 
====Derived terms====
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==Old English==
 
==Old English==
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===Alternative spellings===
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* [[sceot|scēot]]
   
 
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===Pronunciation===
 
* {{IPA|/skot/|lang=ang}}
 
* {{IPA|/skot/|lang=ang}}
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===Noun===
 
===Noun===
'''scot''' {{n}} (plural same)
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{{ang-noun|g=n|pl=[[scot]]}}
   
 
# [[shot]], act of shooting
 
# [[shot]], act of shooting
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====Descendants====
 
====Descendants====
* English [[shot]]
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* English: [[shot]]
 
===Alternative spellings===
 
* [[sceot|scēot]]
 
 
[[Category:Old English nouns]]
 
   
 
[[et:scot]]
 
[[et:scot]]

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English

Etymology

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

Pronunciation

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  • Rhymes: -ɒt

Noun

scot (plural scots)

  1. Template:UK A local tax, paid originally to the lord or ruler and later to a sheriff.

Derived terms

Related terms

Anagrams


Old English

Alternative spellings

Etymology

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

Pronunciation

Noun

scot ?

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

Descendants