from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An Old English poet or bard.
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- n. A poet or minstrel in Anglo-Saxon England.
Old English.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Old English scop (died out in Middle English, but revived in the 18th century). (Wiktionary)