Definitions for AYRɛər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Ayrɛər(n.)

  1. a seaport in SW Scotland. 49,481.

    Category: Geography (places)

  2. Category: Geography (places)

    Ref: Ayrshire (def. 2). 2

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Ayr(noun)

    a port in southwestern Scotland

Wiktionary

  1. ayr(Noun)

    father

  2. ayr(Noun)

    (Esp. when referring to the form of music.)

  3. Ayr(ProperNoun)

    A town in Ayrshire, Scotland

  4. Origin: From the Manx.

Freebase

  1. Ayr

    Ayr is a former Royal Burgh in Ayrshire, Scotland. Ayr was the county town of the wider county of Ayrshire until 1975. Ayr is now the administrative centre of South Ayrshire council area, which is the unitary local authority.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Ayr

    the county town of Ayrshire, at the mouth of a river of the same name, a clean, ancient town, its charter, granted by William the Lion, dating from 1200; well built, with elegant villas in the suburbs, a good harbour and docks for shipping; famous in early Scottish history, and doubly so among Scottish towns as the birthplace near it of Robert Burns.

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