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Definition of Albion

Albion
Albion Al"bi*on, n. [Prob. from the same root as Gael. alp a height or hill. ``It may have been bestowed on the land lying behind the white cliffs visible from the coast of Gaul. Albany, the old name of Scotland, means probably the ``hilly land.' --I. Taylor.] An ancient name of England, still retained in poetry. In that nook-shotten isle of Albion. --Shak.

Meaning of Albion from wikipedia

- Albion is an alternative name for the island of Great Britain. It is sometimes used poetically to refer to the island, but has fallen out of common use...
- West Bromwich Albion Football Club (/ˈbrɒmɪdʒ, -ɪtʃ/) is a professional football club in West Bromwich, West Midlands, England. They currently play in...
- Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club (/ˈbraɪtən ... ˈhoʊv/), commonly referred to as Brighton, is an English professional football club based in the city...
- Albion College is a private liberal arts college in Albion, Michigan. The college was founded in 1835 and its undergraduate po****tion was approximately...
- In the complex mythology of William Blake, Albion is the primeval man whose fall and division results in the Four Zoas: Urizen, Tharmas, Luvah/Orc and...
- Perfidious Albion is a pejorative phrase used within the context of international relations diplomacy to refer to alleged acts of diplomatic sleights,...
- Burton Albion Football Club is a professional ****ociation football club in the town of Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, England. The team plays in League...
- Albion is an archaic and poetic name for the island of Great Britain. Albion may also refer to: Albion Co., Ltd., a ****anese cosmetics manufacturer and...
- HMS Albion is an amphibious transport dock of the Royal Navy, the first of the two-ship Albion cl****. Built by BAE Systems Marine in Barrow-in-Furness...
- A frequent lyrical theme for Doherty is Albion, the ancient name for Great Britain. Doherty also uses 'Albion' as the name of a ship sailing to a utopia...
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