Definition of Nechtansmere, Battle of in English:

Nechtansmere, Battle of

proper noun

  • A battle which took place in 685 at Nechtansmere, near Forfar, Scotland, in which the Picts defeated the Northumbrians, stopping their expansion northward and forcing their withdrawal.

Pronunciation

Nechtansmere, Battle of

/ˈnɛktənzˌmɪə/