Selcouth: Meaning and History | Word of the Week #1

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  • Published on:  6/14/2017
  • Welcome to The Selcouth Mind! Today we find out what the rare word "selcouth" means through its etymology and usage in works by Sir Walter Scott and Alfred the Great.

    Sources:
    Oxford English Dictionary
    http://www.oed.com

    Usage trends of "Selcouth"
    https://www.collinsdictionary.com/dictionary/english/selcouth

    More on "Uncouth"
    https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncouth

    Old English Translator
    http://www.oldenglishtranslator.co.uk

    Sir Walter Scott and Ivanhoe reference
    https://blog.paintnite.com/2016/03/07/6-words-youve-never-heard-that-will-inspire-your-creativity/

    Alfred the Great
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/alfred_the_great.shtml

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