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Irish and Scottish Gaelic words for Britain. In Irish Breatain usually refers to Great Britain, exclusive of Scotland, which is called Alba; Breatach more often means Briton. In Scottish Gaelic Breatunn usually refers to Great Britain, but it may also denote the fortress at Dumbarton, as in Dùn Breatann.

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