Birlinn

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Birlinn bir′lin a chief's barge in the Western Isles.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gael.

Usage

In literature:

A fleet of fifteen war-birlinns had set out from the Long Island, and had given battle.
"The Divine Adventure Volume IV" by Fiona Macleod
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