- a historic county in S Scotland.
Also called Lan·ark·shire [lan-erk-sheer, -sher] /ˈlæn ərkˌʃɪər, -ʃər/.
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Lawson was born in Lanarkshire, Scotland, December 19, 1772.
From Lanarkshire he wrote in September to me and to Rossetti.William Sharp (Fiona Macleod)
Elizabeth A. Sharp
HE daughter of a parish minister in Bothwell in Lanarkshire.Women of History
Place: a grassy moor or upland, near Shotts, in Lanarkshire.Occultism and Common-Sense
Mr. Graham, we may add, is a magistrate and deputy lieutenant of Lanarkshire.Western Worthies
J. Stephen Jeans
- a historical county of S Scotland: became part of Strathclyde region in 1975; since 1996 administered by the council areas of North Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire, and Glasgow
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