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Buckinghamshire Explained

Buckinghamshire at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

O.E. Buccingahamscir, from Buccingahamme (early 10c.), "River-bend land of the family or followers of a man called Bucca." ///

Buckinghamshire at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

a county in central southern England//

Buckinghamshire at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

County (pop. 1995 est.: 473,000), S England. It is bordered by the Thames River, London, and the Great Oise River valley in the north; its county seat is at Aylesbury. It was affected by each phase of English settlement, from the Neolithic to the Saxon. Under Saxon rule, as part of the kingdom of Mercia, it resisted Danish invasion and became prosperous. Before the 20th cent. it was a rural area, but the modern growth of London and the expansion of transportation links with it has brought population growth.

Buckinghamshire at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
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Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /ˈbʌk.ɪŋ.əm.ʃə(ɹ)/

Proper noun

Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • An inland county of England bounded by Northamptonshire, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, Middlesex, Surrey, Berkshire and Oxfordshire.

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