see Cumberland

Old to modern English dictionary. 2013.

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  • Cumberland — /kum beuhr leuhnd/, n. 1. a former county in NW England, now part of Cumbria. 2. a town in N Rhode Island. 27,069. 3. a city in NW Maryland, on the Potomac River. 25,933. 4. a river flowing W from SE Kentucky through N Tennessee into the Ohio… …   Universalium

  • Cumbric language — Cumbric Spoken in Southern Scotland, Cumberland, Westmorland parts of Northumberland, Lancashire and possibly North Yorkshire Extinct 11th–12th century[1] …   Wikipedia

  • The Lords of the North — infobox Book | name = The Lords of the North orig title = translator = image caption = Cover to the first edition author = Bernard Cornwell cover artist = country = United Kingdom language = English series = The Saxon Stories genre = Historical… …   Wikipedia

  • Uhtred of Bebbanburg — Infobox character colour = Black colour text = White series = The Saxon Stories name = Uhtred of Bebbanburg caption = Uhtred s first appearance first = The Last Kingdom last = TBA creator = Bernard Cornwell nickname = Uhtredæwre Uhtred the Wicked …   Wikipedia

  • Cumberland — This is an English locational surname. It is an excellent example of a from surname, in that it is rarely if ever recorded in Cumberland itself before the 19th century. Locational surnames were usually given to people after they left their… …   Surnames reference

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