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Copyright violation from the AHD[edit]

The definitions and most of the etymology are straight from the AHD, which would be sufficient for a speedy rewrite. I don't feel sufficiently capable of writing English definitions. The copyvio templates looked kind of goofy so I didn't include those. ¦ hyark digyik 22:20, 5 January 2006 (UTC)


The Latin SCATEO[5] has been presented as akin to scatter, but its relation is not clear enough to present in the Entry; however, it is considerably closer that any link with Cornish SCAT[2] (to punch)! Andrew H. Gray 09:03, 21 September 2016 (UTC) Andrew (talk)

[0] means 'Absolutely not; [1] means 'Exceedingly unlikely'; [2] means 'Very dubious'; [3] means 'Questionable'; [4] means 'Possible'; [5] means 'Probable'; [6] means 'Likely'; [7] means 'Most Likely' or *Unattested; [8] means 'Attested'; [9] means 'Obvious' - only used for close matches within the same language or dialect, at linkable periods.