Way·​land ˈwā-lən(d) How to pronounce Wayland (audio)
: a heroic smith of Germanic legend

Word History


Old English Wēland

First Known Use

1849, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Wayland was in 1849

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“Wayland.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Wayland. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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