Definitions for LOMBARDˈlɒm bɑrd, -bərd, ˈlʌm-
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word LOMBARD
a member of a Germanic people who invaded northern Italy in the 6th century
A member of a Germanic people who invaded Italy in the 6th century; a Langobard.
A native or inhabitant of Lombardy.
A banker or moneylender.
A romance language spoken in northern Italy and southern Switzerland, see Wikipedia:Lombard language.
of or pertaining to Lombardy, or the inhabitants of Lombardy
a native or inhabitant of Lombardy
a money lender or banker; -- so called because the business of banking was first carried on in London by Lombards
same as Lombard-house
a form of cannon formerly in use
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.]
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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