The Lamont Clan Club
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Crest Badge: A ডেক্সটার hand,
open, pale-ways, couped at the
wrist, proper.

Motto: Ne parcas nec spernas
(Neither spare nor dispose).

Gaelic Name: MacLaomainn.

Origin of Name: Norse lawman.

Plant Badge: কাঁকড়া আপেল tree.

The clan Lamont is one of great antiquity and held considerable lands in Argyllshire which were later reduced দ্বারা the encroachment of the Campbells and other clans. An early name was Clan 'ic Fhearchair (MacKeracher). The Lamonts' territory latterly was confined chiefly to Cowal.
In the early 13th century Laumun granted to the monks of paisley certain lands at Kilmun...
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