Foolish; stupid.

For my people is foolish, they have not known me; they are SOTTISH children, and they have none understanding: they are wise to do evil, but to do good they have no knowledge. ( Jeremiah 4:22 )

Source: A King James Dictionary. (Used with permission. Copyright © Philip P. Kapusta)

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"Entry for 'Sottish'". A King James Dictionary.


sot'-ish (cakhal "thick-headed"):

"They are sottish (stupid, very foolish) children" (Jeremiah 4:22).

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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'SOTTISH'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.