Dictionary

lough

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

lough

noun \ˈläk, ˈ\

Definition of LOUGH

1
chiefly Irish :  lake
2
chiefly Irish :  a bay or inlet of the sea

Origin of LOUGH

Middle English, of Celtic origin; akin to Old Irish loch lake; akin to Latin lacus lake — more at lake
First Known Use: 14th century

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: loughlinitePrevious Word in the Dictionary: Lou Gehrig's diseaseAll Words Near: lough
March 06, 2015
eolian Hear it
Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears