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[skot-ee] /ˈskɒt i/
a male given name, form of Scott.
a female given name.
Origin of Scottie
1905-10; Scot + -ie Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • Tell me how you got Scottie to lay you two hundred and fifty dollars.

    The Sky Pilot Ralph Connor
  • Hey, Scottie, shake up the fire and put on some coffee, will you?

    Way of the Lawless Max Brand
  • Scottie was rather cheery, and when the padre came up and said, Well, how are you?

  • The sixth man was Scottie, who had long since been detached from the party.

    Way of the Lawless Max Brand
  • But, fast as you could move, Scottie, powder drives lead a lot faster.

    Way of the Lawless Max Brand
  • It was undoubtedly a facer; but Scottie came back in his usual calm manner.

    Way of the Lawless Max Brand
  • Rankin began fumbling at his cup; Scottie instantly filled it half full with whisky.

    Way of the Lawless Max Brand
British Dictionary definitions for Scottie


noun (pl) -ties
(informal) a Scotsman
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Word Origin and History for Scottie

type of dog, 1907, short for Scotch terrier (1810).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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