What does Lombard mean?

Definitions for Lombard
ˈlɒm bɑrd, -bərd, ˈlʌm-lom·bard

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Lombard, Langobardnoun

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


  1. Lombardnoun

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

  2. Lombardnoun

    A native or inhabitant of Lombardy.

  3. Lombardnoun

    A banker or moneylender.

  4. Lombardnoun

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lombardadjective

    of or pertaining to Lombardy, or the inhabitants of Lombardy

  2. Lombardnoun

    a native or inhabitant of Lombardy

  3. Lombardnoun

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

  4. Lombardnoun

    same as Lombard-house

  5. Lombardnoun

    a form of cannon formerly in use

  6. Etymology: [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.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Lombard

    lom′bard, n. an inhabitant of Lombardy in Italy: one of the Lombards or Langobardi, a Germanic tribe, which founded a kingdom in Lombardy (568), overthrown by Charlemagne (774): (obs.) a banker or money-lender, so called from the number of Lombard bankers in London.—adjs. Lom′bard, Lombar′dic.—Lombard architecture, the style used by the Lombards, derived from the base Roman style they found in the country, superseded by the Pointed Style imported from France (13th century); Lombard Street, the chief centre of the banking interest in London. [O. Fr.,—L. Langobardus, from Old Teut. lang, long, bart, beard.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. lombard

    A form or size of cannon formerly in use.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Lombard is ranked #5875 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Lombard surname appeared 5,873 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 2 would have the surname Lombard.

    82.9% or 4,874 total occurrences were White.
    9.5% or 559 total occurrences were Black.
    3.7% or 222 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.3% or 138 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.9% or 55 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.4% or 25 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lombard in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lombard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Lombard in a Sentence

  1. Alba Pasini:

    This case study is really important, since it testifies that a medical approach to maternal morbidity actually existed during the Lombard period, despite the rejection of the scientific progress which denoted all the Early Middle Age, also, it shows two rare findings, since post-mortem fetal extrusion is a quite rare phenomenon( especially in archaeological specimens), while only a few examples of trepanation are known for the European Early Middle Age.

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