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Definition of Lombard

Lombard
Lombard Lom"bard, a. Of or pertaining to Lombardy, or the inhabitants of Lombardy.
Lombard
Lombard Lom"bard, n. [F. lombard, fr. the Longobardi or Langobardi, i. e., Longbeards, a people of Northern Germany, west of the Elbe, and afterward in Northern Italy. See Long, and Beard, and cf. Lumber.] 1. A native or inhabitant of Lombardy. 2. A money lender or banker; -- so called because the business of banking was first carried on in London by Lombards. 3. Same as Lombard-house. A Lombard unto this day signifying a bank for usury or pawns. --Fuller. 4. (Mil.) A form of cannon formerly in use. --Prescott. Lombard Street, the principal street in London for banks and the offices of note brokers; hence, the money market and interest of London.

Meaning of Lombard from wikipedia

- The Lombards (/ˈlɒmbərdz, -bɑːrdz, ˈlʌm-/) or Langobards (Latin: Langobardi) were a Germanic people who ruled most of the Italian Peninsula from 568 to...
- département Lombard, Jura, a commune of the Jura département United States Lombard, Illinois Lombard, Montana Lombard, Wisconsin Lombard (surname) Lombard (gun)...
- Carole Lombard (born Jane Alice Peters; October 6, 1908 – January 16, 1942) was an American actress, particularly noted for her energetic, often off-beat...
- Lombard (native name: lombard / lumbard / lumbàart, depending on the orthography; pronounced [lũˈbɑːrt] or [lomˈbart]) is a language, consisting in a...
- Louise Lombard (born Louise Marie Perkins; 13 September 1970), is an English actress. She is known for her roles as Evangeline Eliott in the BBC drama...
- Karina Lombard is an American-French actress. She is best known for her role as Isabel Two in Legends of the Fall, chief Nonhelema in Timeless, and Marina...
- Héctor Miguel Lombard Pedrosa (born 2 February 1978) is a Cuban-Australian professional mixed martial artist, bodybuilder, and former Olympic judoka who...
- Kingdom of the Lombards (Latin: Regnum Langobardorum; Italian: Regno dei Longobardi; Lombard: Regn dei Lombards) also known as the Lombard Kingdom; later...
- Lombard Street is an east–west street in San Francisco, California that is famous for a steep, one-block section with eight hairpin turns. Stretching...
- The Lombard League (Lega Lombarda in Italian, Liga Lombarda in Lombard) was a medieval alliance formed in 1167, supported by the popes, to counter the...