Definitions for LOMBARDˈlɒm bɑrd, -bərd, ˈlʌm-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Lombard, Langobard(noun)

    a member of a Germanic people who invaded northern Italy in the 6th century

Wiktionary

  1. Lombard(Noun)

    A member of a Germanic people who invaded Italy in the 6th century; a Langobard.

  2. Lombard(Noun)

    A native or inhabitant of Lombardy.

  3. Lombard(Noun)

    A banker or moneylender.

  4. Lombard(ProperNoun)

    A romance language spoken in northern Italy and southern Switzerland, see Wikipedia:Lombard language.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lombard(adj)

    of or pertaining to Lombardy, or the inhabitants of Lombardy

  2. Lombard(noun)

    a native or inhabitant of Lombardy

  3. Lombard(noun)

    a money lender or banker; -- so called because the business of banking was first carried on in London by Lombards

  4. Lombard(noun)

    same as Lombard-house

  5. Lombard(noun)

    a form of cannon formerly in use

  6. Origin: [F. lombard, fr. the Longobardi or Langobardi, i. e., Longbeards, a people of Northern Germany, west of the Elbe, and afterward in Northern Italy. See Long, and Beard, and cf. Lumber.]

Freebase

  1. Lombard Language

    Lombard is a member of the Cisalpine or Gallo-Italic group within the Romance languages. It is spoken natively in Northern Italy and Southern Switzerland. The two main varieties show differences and are often, but not always, mutually comprehensible.

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