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  1. a region in SW Scotland. 5300 sq. mi. (13,727 sq. km).
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Examples from the Web for strathclyde

Historical Examples

  • His "Cumbrians" are identified with the "Welsh" of Strathclyde.

    The Testimony of Tradition

    David MacRitchie

  • Originally it was called Alcluyd, and it was the chief town of Cumbria or Strathclyde.

  • In the same way we might speak of the people of Strathclyde or of Northumbria in early English history.

  • The northern Kymry of Strathclyde were no longer formidable, and they grew less formidable as years passed on.

  • The southern part of the kingdom of Strathclyde had for some time been under the English kings.