or Glamorganshire geographical name former county SE Wales capital Cardiff; divided 1974 into Mid Glamorgan, South Glamorgan, and West Glamorgan

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  • Glamorgan — Glamorgan …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Glamorgan — →↑mid glamorgan →↑South Glamorgan →↑West Glamorgan …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Glamorgan — [glə môr′gənshir΄glə môr′gən] former county of SE Wales, on the Bristol Channel: now divided into three counties: MID GLAMORGAN, SOUTH GLAMORGAN, and WEST GLAMORGAN: also Glamorganshire [glə môr′gənshir΄] …   English World dictionary

  • Glamorgan — (spr. Glämorgänn), Grafschaft im englischen Fürstenthum Wales, 371/4 QM., grenzt an die Grafschaften Caermarthen, Brecknock, Monmouth u. an den Bristol Kanal des Atlantischen Oceans, zahlreiche Buchten (die bedeutendste die [374] Swansea Bai);… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Glamorgan — (spr. glämmohrgĕn), Grafschaft in Wales, 2092 qkm, (1901) 860.022 E., reich an Bergwerksprodukten; Hauptstadt Cardiff …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Glamorgan — For other uses, see Glamorgan (disambiguation). Glamorgan Welsh: Morgannwg Motto: A Ddioddefws A Orfu (He Who suffered, conquered)[1][2] …   Wikipedia

  • Glamorgan — /gleuh mawr geuhn/, n. a historic county in SE Wales, now part of Mid, South, and West Glamorgan. Also called Glamorganshire /gleuh mawr geuhn shear , sheuhr/. * * * ▪ historical county, Wales, United Kingdom Welsh  Morgannwg        historic… …   Universalium

  • Glamorgan — 51°40′N 3°40′W / 51.667, 3.667 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Glamorgan — /gləˈmɔgən/ (say gluh mawguhn) noun 1. a former county of south eastern Wales; in 1974 divided into West Glamorgan, South Glamorgan and Mid Glamorgan; these replaced in 1996 by several unitary districts. 2. See Vale of Glamorgan. Also,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Glamorgan — Gla•mor•gan [[t]gləˈmɔr gən[/t]] n. geg a historic county in SE Wales, now part of Mid, South, and West Glamorgan. Also called Gla•mor′gan•shire [[t] ˌʃɪər, ʃər[/t]] …   From formal English to slang

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