clachan

noun
clach·​an | \ ˈkla-ḵən How to pronounce clachan (audio) \

Definition of clachan

Scotland and Ireland

First Known Use of clachan

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for clachan

Middle English (Scots), from Scottish Gaelic

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