from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Chiefly Southern U.S. The Devil; Satan.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Probably alteration of scrat, from Middle English, hermaphrodite goblin, from Old Norse skratte, wizard, goblin.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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