Definition of Lombard Street in English:

Lombard Street

proper noun

  • A street in the city of London that contains many of the principal London banks.

Pronunciation

Lombard Street

/ˈlämˌbärd ˌstrēt/ /ˈlɑmˌbɑrd ˌstrit/

Origin

So named because formerly occupied by bankers from Lombardy.