Lathy Lath"y, a. Like a lath; long and slender. [1913 Webster]

A lathy horse, all legs and length. --R. Browning. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Lathy — This interesting and unusual surname, popular in northern England and Scottish, is of Old Norse origin, and is locational from the former lands of Laithis in Ayrshire, or from Laithes, a hamlet north west of Penrith, in Cumberland. Both places… …   Surnames reference

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  • lathy — adj. resembling a lathe, long and thin …   English contemporary dictionary

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