Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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BURSARSHIP, n. A scholarship. Sc. 1902 A. Lang Hist. of Scotland II. xxi.:
The Scots name is “bursarship,” not scholarship, and a bursar is not a bursar in the Oxford sense, but a Scholar.

[O.Sc. has bursorschip, 1613 (D.O.S.T.).]

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