Meaning of Berkshire
Pronunciation: (bûrk'shēr, -shurBrit.bärk'shēr, -shur), [key]
- Also called(bûrks;bärks). a county in S England. 658,300; 485 sq. mi. (1255 sq. km).
- one of an English breed of black hogs, having white markings on the feet, face, and tail.
- a steam locomotive having a two-wheeled front truck, eight driving wheels, and a four-wheeled rear truck. See table under
- Berkshire (Thesaurus)