how to pronounce scot


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the above transcription of scot is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

scot is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of scot in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… to saddam hussein the scot inquiry sat …”

meanings of scot


  1. A person born in or native to Scotland.
  2. A local tax, paid originally to the lord or ruler and later to a sheriff.


  1. A male given name transferred from the surname, of rare usage, variant of Scott.

scot frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word scot occurs in english on average 4.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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