What is Scott?

  • (noun): British author of historical novels and ballads (1771-1832).
    Synonyms: Walter Scott, Sir Walter Scott
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on scott:

John Scott Russell - Personal Life
... John Scott Russell was born John Russell on 9 May 1808 in Parkhead, Glasgow, the son of David Russell and Agnes Clark Scott ... that he added his mother's maiden name, Scott, to his own, to become John Scott Russell ... of Natural Philosophy at Edinburgh University in 1832, Scott Russell, though only 24 years old, was elected to temporarily fill the vacancy pending the election of a permanent professor, due to his proficiency in ...
Inverurie Loco Works F.C. - Current 1st Team Squad
... Daniel Bell Andy Reid (On Loan to Turriff FC) Defenders Kieran Adams Ryan Broadhurst Scott Buchan Ally Graham Roddy Mess Steven Park Simon Scott Mark Souter Midfielders Clark Bain Scott Begg Nicky Gordon ...
John Scott Russell - The Wave of Translation
... In fluid dynamics the wave is now called a Scott Russell solitary wave or soliton ... is described here in his own words Scott Russell spent some time making practical and theoretical investigations of these waves ... Scott Russell's experimental work seemed at contrast with the Isaac Newton and Daniel Bernoulli's theories of hydrodynamics ...
USS Scott
... USS Scott refers to several ships of the U.S ... Navy DE-241 was originally named USS Scott but was renamed Keith ... The first Scott (DE-214), a Buckley-class destroyer escort, named for Robert R ...
Carthage, Missouri - Culture
... Composer James Scott, regarded as one the three most important composers of classic ragtime, lived in Carthage from 1901 to 1906 ... Scott attended Lincoln High School and worked in the music store of Charles L ... Demand for the music of Scott, who began to compose while living in Carthage, convinced Dumars to publish Scott's "A Summer Breeze" in 1903 ...

More definitions of "Scott":

  • (noun): Award-winning United States film actor (1928-1999).
    Synonyms: George C. Scott
  • (noun): United States general who was a hero of the War of 1812 and who defeated Santa Anna in the Mexican War (1786-1866).
    Synonyms: Winfield Scott
  • (noun): United States slave who sued for liberty after living in a non-slave state; caused the Supreme Court to declare the Missouri Compromise unconstitutional (1795?-1858).
    Synonyms: Dred Scott
  • (noun): English explorer who reached the South Pole just a month after Amundsen; he and his party died on the return journey (1868-1912).
    Synonyms: Robert Scott, Robert Falcon Scott

Famous quotes containing the word scott:

    I like people and I like them to like me, but I wear my heart where God put it—on the inside.
    —F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896–1940)

    Shakespeare—whetting, frustrating, surprising and gratifying.
    —F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896–1940)

    It’s a mining town in lotus land.
    —F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896–1940)