Associations to the word «Lorraine»

Wiktionary

LORRAINE, proper noun. A region located to the south of Luxembourg and to the east of Alsace, and now part of France, which changed hands between France and Germany several times throughout history.
LORRAINE, proper noun. A female given name from the French place name, associated with Laura by folk etymology.
LORRAINE, proper noun. A surname​.

Dictionary definition

LORRAINE, noun. An eastern French region rich in iron-ore deposits.

Wise words

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Alexander Pope