Meaning of Aberdeen

Ab•er•deen

Pronunciation: (ab"ur-dēn' for 1, 2 ab'ur-dēn" for 3–6), [key]
— n.
  1. Also calleda historic county in NE Scotland.
  2. a seaport in NE Scotland, on the North Sea: administrative center of the Grampian region. 210,362.
  3. a city in NE South Dakota. 25,956.
  4. a seaport in W Washington. 18,739.
  5. a town in NE Maryland. 11,533.
  6. a fishhook having an extended bend.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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