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From Middle English Scotland, Scotlond, from Old English Scotland (Ireland", later also "Scotland, literally land of the Scots), equivalent to Scot +‎ land.

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Scotland

  1. A country in northwest Europe to the north of England and forming part of the United Kingdom.
  2. A habitational surname referring to someone from Scotland.

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  • In the history of Scotland, the country's monarchs should not be described as "Kings of Scotland" but as "Kings of Scots".

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From Scot (Scot) +‎ land (land).

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Scotland n

  1. Scotland

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Scotland

  1. Scotland