Where is Laki in Lakagígar from and what does it mean?

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Where is Laki in Lakagígar from and what does it mean?

Q: Where is Laki in Lakagígar from and what does it mean?

Thanks, 

Agje, Poland 

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A: Some volcanoes in Iceland, like Hekla and Laki, do not have a special meaning.

The name Lakagígar means craters of Laki.

Before the biggest eruption in Iceland’s history, at Laki in 1783, the name of the volcano was

Eldborgir or ‘Fire cities.’

PS