Scott

/skot/, n.
1. Barbara Ann, born 1928, Canadian figure skater.
2. Dred /dred/, 1795?-1858, a black slave whose suit for freedom (1857) was denied by the U.S. Supreme Court (Dred Scott Decision) on the grounds that a slave was not a citizen and therefore could not sue in a federal court.
3. Duncan Campbell, 1862-1947, Canadian poet and public official.
4. Sir George Gilbert, 1811-78, English architect.
5. his grandson, Sir Giles Gilbert, 1880-1960, English architect.
6. Robert Falcon /fawl"keuhn, fal"-, faw"keuhn/, 1868-1912, British naval officer and antarctic explorer.
7. Sir Walter, 1771-1832, Scottish novelist and poet.
8. Winfield /win"feeld'/, 1786-1866, U.S. general.
9. a male given name.

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(as used in expressions)
James Scott Connors
Fitzgerald Francis Scott Key
Forester Cecil Scott
Haldane John Scott
Hancock Winfield Scott
Joplin Scott
Key Francis Scott
Monmouth James Scott duke of
Scott George Campbell
Scott Paul Mark
Scott Ridley
Scott Robert Falcon
Scott Sir Peter Markham
Scott Sir Walter 1st Baronet
Scott Winfield
Sherrington Sir Charles Scott

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