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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition.  2000.
welkin
SYLLABICATION: wel·kin
PRONUNCIATION:  wlkn
NOUN: Archaic 1. The vault of heaven; the sky. 2. The upper air.
ETYMOLOGY: Middle English welken, from Old English wolcen, weolcen, cloud.

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