a Scot variant of scar 1

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Examples from the Web for scaur

Historical Examples of scaur

  • Wier and me was stockin' the head of Scaur Brook with fingerlings.

    The Flaming Jewel

    Robert W. Chambers

  • Was it you that asked it, my prince of the cliff and of the scaur?

    The Pirate

    Sir Walter Scott

  • The place is called Duf-thac's Scaur, where he lost his life.

  • The Scaur itself was visible like a red streak on the face of the height.

  • At Scaur Hill there is a bridge of a single massive boulder.


    Arthur L. Salmon