glen

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noun \ˈglen\

Definition of glen

  1. :  a secluded narrow valley

Origin and Etymology of glen

Middle English (Scots), valley, from Scottish Gaelic & Irish gleann, from Old Irish glenn


First Known Use: 15th century


GLEN Defined for English Language Learners

glen

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noun \ˈglen\

Definition of glen for English Language Learners

  • : a narrow valley


GLEN Defined for Kids

glen

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noun \ˈglen\

Definition of glen for Students

  1. :  a narrow hidden valley


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