Banffshire

57°30′N 3°05′W / 57.5, -3.083

Banff
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Géographie
Superficie 14e
- Total 1668 km²
- % eau ?
Capitale administrative
ISO 3166-2 GB-BAN
Code ONS
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Population [[Liste des council areas écossais par population en 2004|]]
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Banffshire (/ˈbæmfʃə/), en gaélique écossais Siorrachd Bhanbh, est une des régions de lieutenance d'Écosse. Le comté est resté largement catholique après la Réforme et a longtemps souffert des persécutions et des discriminations des protestants presbytériens.


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  • Banffshire — See also: Banffshire (UK Parliament constituency) Banff   County (until circa 1890)   …   Wikipedia

  • Banffshire — Lage von Banffshire in Schottland Banffshire (Siorrachd Bhanbh in Gälisch) ist eine der traditionellen Grafschaften von Schottland, gelegen im Nordosten Schottlands zwischen den Cairngorm Mountains und der Küste des Moray Firth. Historischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Banffshire — ▪ former county, Scotland, United Kingdom also called  Banff        historic county, northeastern Scotland, extending from the Grampian Mountains to the North Sea. The northeastern portion of the county, including the historic county town (seat)… …   Universalium

  • banffshire — ˈbam(p)fˌshi(ə)r, shər adjective or banff f Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: from Banffshire or Banff, Scotland : of or from the county of Banff, Scotland : of the kind or style prevalent in Banff …   Useful english dictionary

  • Banffshire — geographical name see Banff …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • banffshire — banff·shire …   English syllables

  • Banffshire — /ˈbænfʃɪə/ (say banfshear), / ʃə/ (say shuh) noun a former county in north eastern Scotland; now part of Aberdeenshire …   Australian English dictionary

  • Banffshire (UK Parliament constituency) — UK former constituency infobox Name = Banffshire Type = County Year = 1708 Abolition = 1983 members = oneBanffshire was a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom from 1708 to 1983. It covered the county of… …   Wikipedia

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