Aberdeen
geographical name 1. city NE South Dakota population 24,658 2. (or Aberdeenshire) administrative area NE Scotland area 2439 square miles (6318 square kilometers) 3. city & port NE Scotland constituting an administrative area area 72 square miles (186 square kilometers), population 211,080 • Aberdonian adjective or noun

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  • Aberdeen — Aberdeen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Aberdeen —    ABERDEEN, a city, and sea port town, the seat of a university, the capital of the county of Aberdeen, and the metropolis of the North of Scotland, 109 miles (N. N. E.) from Edinburgh, and 425 (N. by W.) from London; containing, with parts of… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Aberdeen — Aberdeen, NC U.S. town in North Carolina Population (2000): 3400 Housing Units (2000): 1655 Land area (2000): 6.164109 sq. miles (15.964968 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.009019 sq. miles (0.023358 sq. km) Total area (2000): 6.173128 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • ABERDEEN — ABERDEEN, Scottish seaport, northeast of Edinburgh. In 1665 it was reported that a ship with sails of white satin had put into harbor with a large party of Jews, presumably on the way to join the pseudo Messiah Shabbetai Ẓevi in the Levant (A New …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Aberdeen — es una ciudad de la costa este de Escocia en el Reino Unido. Tiene aproximadamente 200.000 habitantes. * * * Lago del N de Canadá, en el distrito de Keewatin (Territorio del Noroeste). C. de Gran Bretaña, en Escocia, cap. del ant. condado… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • ABERDEEN — ABERDEE Située sur la mer du Nord, à l’embouchure (aber ) de la Dee, Aberdeen, troisième ville d’Écosse (201 100 hab. en 1991), est la grande ville la plus septentrionale de Grande Bretagne (570 de latitude nord). Premier port de pêche écossais,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Aberdeen — [ab΄ər dēn′; ] for 3 [, ab′ər dēn΄] 1. administrative division of E Scotland: formerly a county 2. fishing port in E Scotland, on the North Sea: district pop. 205,000 3. town in NW Md.: pop. 14,000: site of Aberdeen Proving Ground of the U.S.… …   English World dictionary

  • Aberdeen — (spr. Ehberdihn), Hauptstadt des Cantons Monroe im nordamerikanischen Staate Mississippi, am rechten Ufer des Tombigbeeflusses, mit nicht unbedeutendem Baumwollenhandel; 1836 gegründet, zählte A. 1853 bereits 5000 Ew …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Aberdeen — (spr. äbberdihn), Grafschaft im nordöstl. Schottland, 5063 qkm, (1901) 304.420 E. – Die Hauptstadt A., zwischen den Mündungen des Dee und Don, (1904) 164.124 E.; Universität, befestigter Handelshafen …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Aberdeen — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Aberdeen (homonymie). Aberdeen …   Wikipédia en Français

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