Definition of Gretna Green in English:

Gretna Green

proper noun

  • A village in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, just north of the English border near Carlisle, formerly a popular place for runaway couples from England to be married without the parental consent required in England for people under a certain age.

Pronunciation:

Gretna Green

/ɡrɛtnə ˈɡriːn/