a city in SW California, near Los Angeles.
a town in SE Michigan.
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British Dictionary definitions for beverly hills
/ (ˈbɛvəlɪ) /
a town in SW California, near Los Angeles: famous as the home of film stars. Pop: 34 941 (2003 est)
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Word Origin and History for beverly hills
city in southern California, U.S., named 1911, earlier Beverly (1907), named for Beverly Farms, Massachusetts, summer home of U.S. President Taft, which ultimately is named for the Yorkshire town Beverly, which means, in Old English, "beaver lodge."
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Culture definitions for beverly hills
Home of many Hollywood actors and actresses.
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