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Cardiganshire

[kahr-di-guh n-sheer, -sher]
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noun
  1. a historic county in Dyfed, in W Wales.
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Also called Cardigan.
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Examples from the Web for cardiganshire

Historical Examples

  • The wedding, he stated, took place at Tregaron, Cardiganshire.

    Welsh Folk-Lore

    Elias Owen

  • It was reported that the Bard had perished on the Cardiganshire Hills.

  • This Sir David was a famous dealer in the black art, who lived in Cardiganshire.

    British Goblins

    Wirt Sikes

  • The bell of Blaenporth, Cardiganshire, was noted for thus warning the neighbours.

    British Goblins

    Wirt Sikes

  • But there are two phantom hunt legends belonging to Cardiganshire.


British Dictionary definitions for cardiganshire

Cardiganshire

noun
  1. a former county of W Wales: became part of Dyfed in 1974; reinstated as Ceredigion in 1996
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