Middle English Dictionary Entry

Scot-lōnd n.
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Note: For other forms see Scot n.(1) & lond n.
(a) Scotland, including Iona; (b) ~ regioun, Scotland; chirche of ~, the Scottish church; constable of ~, the chief executive officer of Scotland; king of ~, the king of Scotland; marche(s of ~, the region along the Scottish border; pure ~, all Scotland; regale of ~ [see regale n.(c)]; to ~ ward, toward Scotland; (c) Ireland.

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  • a1500(1439) Lydg.Sts.AA (Lnsd 699)737 : Grauntid also withynne Albanye To the pictys to have a dwellyng place, The which now Icallid is scotlond.
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