Camlan

(redirected from Battle of Camlann)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

Cam·lan

 (kăm′lən)
n.
In Arthurian legend, the battlefield where King Arthur was mortally wounded.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Camlan - (Arthurian legend) the battlefield where King Arthur was mortally wounded
Arthurian legend - the legend of King Arthur and his court at Camelot
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The battle in which Arthur died, the Battle of Camlann, took place at Camelon, near Falkirk.
Then at the Battle of Camlann, Arthur fell, mortally wounded, and was borne away to the mythical land of Avalon.
an allusion to the snake-bite which, according to Malory, initiates the Battle of Camlann, in which Arthur is killed: