Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)

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SKORPER, n. A round bun, a cookie (Sh. 1808 Jam.).

[Prob. an extended use of Norw. skorpa, a crust. Cf. Sw. skorpa, a biscuit.]

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"Skorper n.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 3 Aug 2021 <https://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/snd/skorper>

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