Lorraine

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geographical name Lor·raine \lə-ˈrān, lȯ-\
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Lothringen

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Definition of Lorraine

  1. region and former duchy of northeastern France around the upper Moselle River and the Meuse River; remnant (Upper Lorraine) of the medieval kingdom of Lotharingia\ˌlō-thə-ˈrin-j(ē-)ə\ play including also territory to the north (Lower Lorraine) between the Rhine River and the Schelde River — see alsace-lorraine


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