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Montgomeryshire

[mont-guhm-uh-ree-sheer, -sher, -guhm-ree-]
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noun
  1. a historic county in Powys, in central Wales.
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Also called Montgomery.
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Examples from the Web for montgomeryshire

Historical Examples

  • A whole pack were recently heard on the borders of Radnorshire and Montgomeryshire.

    Welsh Folk-Lore

    Elias Owen

  • A labourer in Llanmerewig parish, Montgomeryshire, called my attention to this fact.

    Welsh Folk-Lore

    Elias Owen

  • This I was told by a native of Llansantffraid, Montgomeryshire.

    Welsh Folk-Lore

    Elias Owen

  • This faith was common fifty years ago in Llanidloes, Montgomeryshire.

    Welsh Folk-Lore

    Elias Owen

  • Born at Pinegas, Montgomeryshire, the son of the parson of that place.

    English Painters

    Harry John Wilmot-Buxton


British Dictionary definitions for montgomeryshire

Montgomeryshire

noun
  1. (until 1974) a county of central Wales, now part of Powys
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