Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Urine; especially, stale urine. Stale urine, or lant, has been much used as a detergent in wool-scouring on account of the ammonium, carbonate it contains. Though still used, it has been largely supplanted by ammonia, sodium carbonate, etc.
- To wet or mingle with urine.
- n. A contraction of lanterloo.
- n. In ichthyology, the lance.
- n. An obsolete preterit of lend.
- n. Specifically, Ammodytes americanus. See sand-eel, 1.
- n. Aged urine.
- v. transitive, obsolete To flavor (ale) with aged urine.
- n. UK, dialect, Northern England Obsolete form of lanterloo. (the card game)
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. Prov. Eng. Urine.
- n. (Zoöl.) Any one of several species of small, slender, marine fishes of the genus Ammedytes. The common European species (Ammedytes tobianus) and the American species (Ammedytes Americanus) live on sandy shores, buried in the sand, and are caught in large quantities for bait. Called also
launce, and sand eel.
- n. obsolete See lanterloo.
- Alteration of earlier land ("urine"), from Middle English land ("urine"), from Old English hland ("urine"), from Proto-Germanic *hlandan (“urine”), from Proto-Indo-European *klān- (“liquid, wet ground”). Cognate with Icelandic hland ("urine"), Norwegian land ("urine"). (Wiktionary)
“In gal'lant, meaning brave, &c., the accent is on the first syllable.”
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