clachan

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Scottish Gaelic.

Noun[edit]

clachan ‎(plural clachans)

  1. (Scotland) A small village containing a church.
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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

clachan m ‎(genitive and plural clachain)

  1. plural of clach
  2. hamlet, village
  3. cottage, hut
  4. causeway
  5. churchyard