Lanterne, La

Lanterne, La, a stout lamp-iron at the corner of a street in Paris, used by the mob for extemporised executions during the Revolution by Lynch law.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Lansdowne, Henry, fifth Marquis of * Laocöon
Lange, Johann Peter
Langhorne, John
Langland"
Langres
Langton, Stephen
Languedoc
Lanka
Lannes, Jean, Duc de Montebello
Lansdowne, Henry, third Marquis of
Lansdowne, Henry, fifth Marquis of
Lanterne, La
Laocöon
Laodamia
Laodicea
Laomedon
Laotze
La Pérouse
Lapithæ
Laplace
Lapland
La Plata