geographical name former county NW England capital Kendal

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  • Westmorland — ist eine der 39 traditionellen Grafschaften Englands. Hauptorte der Grafschaft sind Ambleside, Appleby in Westmorland (der Verwaltungssitz), Kendal, Kirkby Stephen, Milnthorpe und Windermere. Zu Westmorland gehören große Teile des Lake District… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Westmorland — Westmorland, CA U.S. city in California Population (2000): 2131 Housing Units (2000): 667 Land area (2000): 0.404855 sq. miles (1.048570 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.404855 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Westmorland — (Uestmorländ), Grafschaft im nordwestl. England, gebirgig, rauh, wenig fruchtbar, 36 QM. groß mit 58000 E. Die Hauptstadt Appleby hat 2700 E.; von mehr Bedeutung ist Kendal …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Westmorland —   [ westmələnd], ehemalige County in Nordwestengland, seit 1974 Teil der County Cumbria …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Westmorland — [west′mər lənd] former county of NW England, now part of Cumbria county …   English World dictionary

  • Westmorland — This article is about the English county. For other uses, see Westmoreland (disambiguation). Westmorland Ancient extent of Westmorland Geography Status Administ …   Wikipedia

  • Westmorland — /west mawr leuhnd, mohr /; Brit. /west meuhr leuhnd/, n. a former county in NW England, now part of Cumbria, partially in the Lake District. * * * ▪ historical county, England, United Kingdom       historic county of northwestern England, bounded …   Universalium

  • westmorland — ˈwes(t)mə(r)lənd, US also (ˈ) ̷ ̷|mōrl or (ˈ) ̷ ̷|mȯrl or (ˈ) ̷ ̷|mōəl or (ˈ) ̷ ̷|mȯ(ə)l adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: from Westmorland, England : of or from the county of Westmorland, England …   Useful english dictionary

  • Westmorland — 54°30′N 2°35′W / 54.5, 2.583 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Westmorland — Recorded as Westmoreland and Westmorland, this is an English surname. As such it is locational, and describes a person from the former county now part of Cumbria. The placename was originally called Westmoringaland, meaning the territory of the… …   Surnames reference

  • Westmorland — Уэстморленд (англ. Westmorland)  бывшее графство в Великобритании, в Англии, главным образом в Камберлендских горах, на полуострове Камберленд. Площадь 2 тыс. км². Население 72.7 тыс. чел. (1971). Главный город Кендал. Преимущественно… …   Википедия

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