- a historic county in W Scotland.
Also called Ar·gyll·shire [ahr-gahyl-sheer, -sher] /ɑrˈgaɪl ʃɪər, -ʃər/.
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Examples from the Web for argyll
Her husband was the Marquis of Lorne when she married him, later the 9th Duke of Argyll.Queen Victoria's Illegitimate Grandchild
November 28, 2013
It was no secret: was ever such a thing secret in the shire of Argyll?Gilian The Dreamer
The Duke of Argyll or Mr. Gladstone can alone settle the point at issue.Lord John Russell
Stuart J. Reid
The Duke of Argyll says "that no serious reply has ever been attempted" (p. 305).Hasisadra's Adventure
Thomas Henry Huxley
Alan Donn had given it to him, and he after getting it on a visit to Argyll.The Wind Bloweth
Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne
They had suffered, but the battle-ship Argyll was reduced to a monitor."Where Angels Fear to Tread" and Other Stories of the Sea