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ˈbɛd fərdBed·ford

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Wiktionary

  1. Bedford(ProperNoun)

    The county town of Bedfordshire, England

  2. Bedford(ProperNoun)

    A truck manufactured by the Bedford company, a subsidiary company of Vauxhall Motors.

  3. Bedford(ProperNoun)

    Extremely affluent Westchester County suburb of New York.

Freebase

  1. Bedford

    Bedford is the county town of Bedfordshire, in the East of England. It is the administrative centre for the wider Borough of Bedford. According to the former Bedfordshire County Council's estimates, the town had a population of 80,000 in mid-2005, with 19,720 in the adjacent town of Kempston. The Bedford Urban Area which includes Kempston, Elstow and Biddenham forms the 71st largest Urban Area in the UK with a population of 101,928. The wider borough, including a rural area, had a population of 153,000.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Bedford

    a midland agricultural county of England, generally level, with some flat fen-land; also the county town (28), on the Great Ouse, clean and well paved, with excellent educational institutions, famous in connection with the life of John Bunyan, where relics of him are preserved, and where a bronze statue of him by Boehm has been erected to his memory by the Duke of Bedford in 1871; manufactures agricultural implements, lace, and straw plaiting; Elstow, Bunyan's birthplace, is not far off.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Bedford

    From the Anglo-Saxon Bedican-ford, the protected ford over the Ouse.

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How to say Bedford in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bedford in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bedford in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Bedford in a Sentence

  1. David Bedford:

    My own view is that it will be very interesting to see what happens, and it might actually take the proper move to sub-two-hours on a bit, but I think we may have to take the result with a pinch of salt.Bedford (left) competes in the 10,000m at the 1972 Munich Olympics{.

  2. Ted Cruz:

    This is WRONG. Nathan Bedford Forrest was a Confederate general a delegate to the 1868 Democratic Convention. He was also a slave trader the 1st Grand Wizard of the KKK. Tennessee should not have an official day (tomorrow) honoring him.

  3. Louis Hughes:

    When they arrived in Memphis, they were put in the trader's yard of Nathan Bedford Forrest. ... None of this family were sold to the same person except my wife and one sister. All the rest were sold to separate persons.

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