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Pictavia

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From Latin Pictus (Pict; painted one) + -avia (land)

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Pictavia

  1. (medieval) Pictland, land of the Picts; Scotland
    Rex Anglie circa Purificacionem Beate Virginis Pictauiam intrauit...
    The King of England entered Pictland around the Purification of the Blessed Virgin... — Annales Cambriae [B], entry 1214

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