tarn


tarn

noun \ˈtärn\

: a small lake among mountains

Full Definition of TARN

:  a small steep-banked mountain lake or pool

Origin of TARN

Middle English terne, tarne, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse tjǫrn small lake
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with TARN

Tarn

geographical name \ˈtärn\

Definition of TARN

river 233 miles (375 kilometers) S France flowing W into the Garonne

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