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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 Great Britain. The oldest attestation of the toponym comes from the Gr**** language. It is sometimes used poetically and...
- Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club (/ˈbraɪtən ... ˈhoʊv/), commonly referred to simply as Brighton, is an English professional football club based in...
- West Bromwich Albion Football Club (/ˈbrɒmɪdʒ, -ɪtʃ/), commonly referred to as West Brom, is an English professional football club based in West Bromwich...
- Albion is an archaic and poetic name for the island of Great Britain. Albion may also refer to: Albion (Blake), a character in the poetry of William Blake...
- Albion College is a private liberal arts college in Albion, Michigan. The college was founded in 1835 and its undergraduate po****tion was approximately...
- Stirling Albion Football Club is a Scottish football club based in the city of Stirling. The club was founded in 1945 following the demise of King's Park...
- "Perfidious Albion" is a pejorative phrase used within the context of international relations diplomacy to refer to acts of diplomatic sleights, duplicity...
- Albion Online (AP) is a free medieval fantasy MMORPG developed by Sandbox Interactive, a studio based in Berlin, Germany. Albion online is based on The...
- Burton Albion Football Club is a professional ****ociation football club in the town of Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, England. The team compete in League...
- Albion is a city in Calhoun County in the south central region of the Lower Peninsula of the U.S. state of Michigan. The po****tion was 8,616 at the 2010...