Northumbria

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A Latinised form of Middle English Northhumbre, from Old English Norþhymbre, a variant of Norþanhymbre (Northumbia", also "Northumbrians). Equivalent to North +‎ (of the River) Humber.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nɔː(ɹ)ˈθʌmbɹɪə/

Proper noun[edit]

Northumbria

  1. (informal) North East England; or specifically Northumberland.
  2. (historical) An Anglo-Saxon kingdom in the Northeast of England.

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Proper noun[edit]

Northumbria f

  1. Alternative form of Nortumbria