What does gladstone bag mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. portmanteau, Gladstone, Gladstone bag(noun)

    a large travelling bag made of stiff leather


  1. Gladstone bag(Noun)

    An early hinged bag, a precursor of the modern briefcase.

  2. Origin: Named for British prime minister William E Gladstone (1809-1898), a frequent traveller.


  1. Gladstone bag

    A Gladstone bag is a small portmanteau suitcase built over a rigid frame which could separate into two equal sections. Unlike a suitcase, a Gladstone bag is "deeper in proportion to its length." They are typically made of stiff leather and often belted with lanyards. The bags are named after William Ewart Gladstone, the four-time Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gladstone bag in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gladstone bag in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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