from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. a grassy plain or pasture, especially surrounded by woodland; a glade
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A plain sprinkled with trees or underbrush; a glade.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A plain sprinkled with trees or brush; an open space between woods; a park.
- n. An obsolete form of lawn.
Old French launde (French lande) ‘wooded area’. (Wiktionary)