geographical name see Kincardine

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  • Kincardineshire — (spr. kingkārdĭnschĭr, Mearns), Grafschaft im nordöstlichen Schottland, grenzt im N. und NW. an Aberdeenshire, im SW. an Forfarshire, erstreckt sich von der Nordsee bis zum Kamm der Grampians und hat einen Flächenraum von 1005 qkm (18,2 QM.) mit… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Kincardineshire —    KINCARDINESHIRE, or The Mearns, a maritime county, in the east of Scotland, bounded on the north west by the river Dee and part of Aberdeenshire, on the east and south east by the German Ocean, and on the south west by the county of Forfar. It …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Kincardineshire — Kincardine   County (until circa 1890)   Country Scotland …   Wikipedia

  • Kincardineshire — Lage von Kincardineshire in Schottland Kincardineshire ist eine der traditionellen Grafschaften von Schottland, gelegen an der Nordsee südlich von Aberdeen. Sie ist nach der nicht mehr existierenden mittelalterlichen Stadt Kincardine benannt. Die …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kincardineshire — Localisation du Kincardineshire sur une carte de l Écosse. Le Kincardineshire était un comté d Écosse jusqu en 1975. Sa capitale était Stonehaven …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kincardineshire — ▪ former county, Scotland, United Kingdom also called  Kincardine  or  the Mearns        historic county in northeastern Scotland, along the North Sea coast south of Aberdeen. It is part of the Aberdeenshire council area. Kincardine is the… …   Universalium

  • kincardineshire — kə̇nˈkärdənˌshi(ə)r, kiŋˈ , shər adjective or kincardine Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: from Kincardineshire or Kincardine county, Scotland : of or from the county of Kincardine, Scotland : of the kind or style prevalent in Kincardine …   Useful english dictionary

  • KINCARDINESHIRE —    (35), east coast Scottish county, lying between Aberdeen and Forfar, faces the North Sea, with precipitous cliffs; has much fertile soil under corn, green crops, and small fruit, also pasture and grazing land where cattle are reared; the… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • kincardineshire — kin·car·dine·shire …   English syllables

  • Kincardineshire — /kɪnˈkadənʃɪə/ (say kin kahduhnshear), / ʃə/ (say shuh) noun a former county in eastern Scotland, now part of Aberdeenshire. Also, Kincardine …   Australian English dictionary

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