Lochlann

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish Lochlann, a folk etymology (equivalent to loch (lough) +‎ -lann (place of)) of a name with disputed origins.

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Lochlann f (genitive Lochlann)

  1. (historical) Viking countries
  2. (rare) Scandinavia

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From loch +‎ -lann.

Proper noun[edit]

Lochlann m or f (genitive Lochlainn)

  1. Scandinavia
  2. (obsolete, poetic) Norway

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