Sizar

Sizar, a poor student at the universities of Cambridge and Oxford, so called from the size or allowance of food they were recipients of out of the college buttery.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Sixtus V. * Skager-Rack
Sistine Chapel
Sistova
Sisyphus
Sitka
Siva
Sivaji
Six Articles
Sixtus
Sixtus IV.
Sixtus V.
Sizar
Skager-Rack
Skald
Skean-dhu
Skeat, Walter William
Skeggs, Miss
Skelton, John
Skene, William Forbes
Skerryvore
Skiddaw
Skimpole, Harold

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Sizar in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable