Meaning of scone


Pronunciation: (skōn, skon), [key]
— n.
  1. a small, light, biscuitlike quick bread made of oatmeal, wheat flour, barley meal, or the like.
  2. biscuit (def. 1).


Pronunciation: (skn, skōn), [key]
— n.
  1. a village in central Scotland: site of coronation of Scottish kings until 1651.
  2. a stone, formerly at Scone, Scotland, upon which Scottish kings sat at coronation, now placed beneath the coronation chair in Westminster Abbey.
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