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Denoting a bright red color tending toward orange.
[Mediev. L. scarlatum, scarlet cloth]
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"Aye, welcome, Will Scarlet!" said Little John; and they all clasped hands again and swore to be true each to the other and to Robin Hood's men in Sherwood Forest.
"He passed the scarlet alligator and came here of his own free will and accord."
The owl-man led him back down the mountain path and ordered the scarlet alligator to crawl away and allow the Nome to cross the bridge in safety.
"And now, Mistress Prynne," said old Roger Chillingworth, as he was hereafter to be named, "I leave thee alone: alone with thy infant and the scarlet letter!
Wales U20s: I Davies (Cardiff Blues); T Lewis (Scarlets), D Smith (Dragons), T Thomas-Wheeler (Ospreys), R Conbeer (Scarlets); C Evans (Ospreys), H Morgan (Ospreys); R Davies (Ospreys), D Lake (Ospreys, c), N English (Bristol), E Scragg (Dragons), J Price (Scarlets), Ie Rees (Scarlets), J Morgan (Aberavon/ Scarlets), T Reffell (Leicester).
He seems, however, to believe the Scarlets region still bears the title "Llanelli Scarlets".
Wales squad for Argentina tour and Test match against South Africa in Washington DC: Backs: A Davies (Scarlets), G Davies (Scarlets), T Williams (Cardiff Blues), G Anscombe (Cardiff Blues), R Patchell (Scarlets), H Parkes (Scarlets), O Watkin (Ospreys), S Williams (Scarlets), J Adams (Worcester), H Amos (Dragons), S Evans (Scarlets), G North (Northampton), T Prydie (Scarlets).
THE Scarlets' European dream was crushed in cruel fashion by a dominant Leinster side at the Aviva Stadium.
A STRONG defensive display earned Munster an opening Guinness Pro12 victory over a disappointing Scarlets at Parc y Scarlets.
Backs: G Davies (Scarlets), R Webb (Ospreys), Lloyd Williams (Cardiff Blues), G Anscombe (Cardiff Blues), D Biggar (Ospreys), R Priestland (Bath), J Davies (Clermont Auvergne), T Morgan (Newport Gwent Dragons), J Roberts (Harlequins), S Williams (Scarlets), H Amos (Newport Gwent Dragons), M Morgan (Bristol), T James (Cardiff Blues), G North (Northampton), E Walker (Ospreys), Liam Williams (Scarlets).
Scarlets 18 Munster 13 SCARLETS held on to claim an 18-13 Pro12 victory over leaders Munster, who were denied an unprecedented clean sweep of victories over the four Welsh regions.