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Northumberland meaning

EN[ˈnɔː(ɹ).θʌm.bə(ɹ).lənd]
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  • Northumberland (RP pronunciation /nɔːˈθʌmbələnd/ local /nɔːˈθʊmbələnd/) is a county in North East England. The northernmost county of England, it borders Cumbria to the west, County Durham to the south and Scotland to the north.
  • The county of Northumberland included Newcastle upon Tyne until 1400, when the city became a county of itself.
  • Being on the Anglo-Scottish border, Northumberland has been the site of a number of battles. The county is noted for its undeveloped landscape of high moorland, now largely protected as the Northumberland National Park.
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    Meaning of Northumberland for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "Northumberland" is a noun, more specifically, a proper noun.
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