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ˈlɛs tərˌʃɪər, -ʃərle·ices·ter·shire

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Leicestershire, Leicesternoun

    a largely agricultural county in central England


  1. Leicestershirenoun

    An inland county of England bordered by Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire, Rutland, Northamptonshire, Warwickshire and Derbyshire.


  1. leicestershire

    Leicestershire is a county located in the East Midlands region of England. It is known for its historical sites, such as the Ashby de la Zouch Castle and the Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre. The largest city in the county is Leicester, which is known for its rich cultural diversity and the University of Leicester. The county is named after its county town, Leicester, and is administered by Leicestershire County Council.


  1. Leicestershire

    Leicestershire is a landlocked county in the English Midlands. It takes its name from the City of Leicester, traditionally its administrative centre, although the City of Leicester unitary authority is today administered separately from the rest of Leicestershire. The county borders Derbyshire to the north-west, Nottinghamshire to the north, Rutland to the east, Warwickshire to the south-west, Staffordshire to the west, Lincolnshire to the north-east, and Northamptonshire to the south-east. The border with Warwickshire is Watling Street. The county has a population of around 1 million including the city of Leicester.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Leicestershire

    English midland county, bounded by Nottingham, Lincoln, Rutland, Northampton, Warwick, and Derby shires; is an undulating upland watered by the Soar, and mostly under pasture. Leicester cattle and sheep are noted, and its Stilton cheeses. There are coal deposits and granite and slate quarries in the N. The chief towns are Leicester, the county town, Loughborough, and Hinckley. Leigh, Aurora

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of leicestershire in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of leicestershire in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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