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Falkirk meaning
[fawl-kurk]
Definitions of falkirk is:
  • noun falkirk
    an administrative district in the Central region, in S central Scotland. 110 sq. mi. (285 sq. km).
  • noun falkirk
    a city in this district, W of Edinburgh: Scots under Wallace defeated by the English in 1298.
  • noun falkirk
    a town in Scotland, the administrative centre of Falkirk council area: scene of Edward I's defeat of Wallace (1298) and Prince Charles Edward's defeat of General Hawley (1746); formerly a major iron and steel centre; the Falkirk Wheel, an innovative rotating canal boat lift, is nearby. Pop: 32 379 (2001)