- Scot a small inland loch
C18: Gaelic, diminutive of loch
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Examples from the Web for lochan
Slowly Sheumais raised an arm and pointed downward through the wood toward the lochan.
It was that night that for the first time he swam across Lochan Fraoch to meet Katreen.
The lochan was visible from almost any point on Cnoc-an-Fhraoch, as well as from the south side.
At this point notice a singular-looking hill to the right of and nearer to the road than the Lochan nan Breac.Gairloch In North-West Ross-Shire
John H. Dixon, F.S.A. Scot
They walked up the road and sat down by little Loch Awe, the lochan on the way to Alt-na-gealgach.The Disentanglers