Scotsman

[ skots-muh n ]
/ ˈskɒts mən /
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noun, plural Scots·men.

a person, especially a man, who is a native or inhabitant of Scotland; Scot.

Origin of Scotsman

1325–75; Middle English. See Scots, -man

Usage note

See Scotch.

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British Dictionary definitions for scotsman

Scotsman

/ (ˈskɒtsmən) /

noun plural -men

a native or inhabitant of Scotland
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Word Origin and History for scotsman

Scotsman

n.

late 14c., from Scots + man (n.).

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