Al·​bi·​on ˈal-bē-ən How to pronounce Albion (audio)
: Great Britain or England
the cliffs of Albion

Word History



First Known Use

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Albion was before the 12th century

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“Albion.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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