nairnshire

Nairn

[nairn]
noun
a historic county in N Scotland.
Also called Nairnshire [nairn-sheer, -sher] .
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Nairnshire (ˈnɛənˌʃɪə, -ʃə)
 
n
(until 1975) a county of NE Scotland, now part of Highland

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nairnshire

historic county, northeastern Scotland, on the southern shore of the Moray Firth. The town of Nairn is the historic county town (seat) and the principal town.

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