Glen

Glen

(?), n. [Of Celtic origin; cf. W. glyn a deep valley, Ir. & Gael. gleann valley, glen.] A secluded and narrow valley; a dale; a depression between hills.
[1913 Webster]

And wooes the widow's daughter of the glen.
Spenser.

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Glen*gar"ry

(?), n., or

Glen*gar"ry bon"net

(?) }. [Name of a valley in Scotland.] A kind of Highland Scotch cap for men, with straight sides and a hollow top sloping to the back, where it is parted and held together by ribbons or strings.

The long silk streamers of his Glengarry bonnet.
L. Hutton.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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Glen*liv"at

(?),

Glen*liv"et

(?), } n. A kind of Scotch whisky, named from the district in which it was first made. W. E. Aytoun.
[1913 Webster]

 

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