Examples from the Web for berks
Contemporary Examples of berks
Since the year 2000, 1,600 people have been jailed in Berks County alone for failing to pay truancy fines.A Mom’s Tragic Death Over Missed School Days
June 14, 2014
Pippa is now designing a ring and planning a reception at the home of her parents Carole and Michael in Bucklebury, Berks.Report: Pippa Middleton Engaged
September 2, 2013
Kate was visiting her prep school, St Andrew's in Pangbourne, Berks, which she attended from the age of four to 13.Squeak! Kate Middleton's School Nickname Revealed
November 30, 2012
Historical Examples of berks
Berks; his name appears as thus in the Visitation of this county anno 1623.
She will now be able to go on from Berks and visit them without any fears from heat.The Letters of Jane Austen
What would Constituents in Berks say, me running away from work?
He was very hospitable and exceeding popular in Berks, the whole countie.Brief Lives (Vol. 2 of 2)
He also visited Mrs. Montagu, at her seat, called Sandleford, in Berks.The Poetical Works of James Beattie
Old English Bearrocscir (893), from an ancient Celtic name meaning "hilly place" + Old English scir "shire, district."