from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southwest Scotland on the Clyde River. Founded in the late sixth century, Glasgow is a major port, an industrial center, and the largest city in Scotland. Population: 631,000.
- Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson 1873?-1945. American writer known for her realistic historical novels of Virginia, such as In This Our Life (1941), for which she won a Pulitzer Prize.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A city in Lanarkshire and the largest in Scotland.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The largest city in Scotland; a port in west central Scotland.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. largest city in Scotland; a port on the Clyde in west central Scotland; one of the great shipbuilding centers of the world
From Brythonic glas cu ("green hollow"); usually romantically translated as "the dear green place." Compare modern Gaelic Glaschu (Wiktionary)