Definition of Lorraine in English:


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Pronunciation: /ləˈreɪn
, lɔʀɛn/
A region of NE France, between Champagne and the Vosges mountains. The modern region corresponds to the southern part of the medieval kingdom of Lorraine, which extended from the North Sea to Italy.


from Latin Lotharingia, from Lothair, the name of a king (825–69).

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