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9/5/2023, 7:39 PM hazelmark
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Name Lausanne
Type Political Subdivision & Settlement
Pronounced Pron. lo-ZAHN(English) lo-ZAN(British English)
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Meaning & History

From Latin Lausanna or Lausonium, ultimately from Proto-Celtic lausa meaning “slab.” This is the name of the fourth most populated city of Switzerland. It is also the capital of the Swiss canton of Vaud.
Added 9/5/2023 by hazelmark