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Gloucester

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Glēvum + Old English ceaster. Recorded in the Domesday Book as Glowecestre.

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Gloucester

  1. A city in Gloucestershire, England, on the river Severn, near the border with Wales.
  2. A traditional semi-hard cheese from Gloucestershire.
  3. A city in Massachusetts.
  4. A town in New South Wales, Australia.
  5. A CDP in North Carolina.

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ReferencesEdit

  • 2003, A. D. Mills, A Dictionary of British Place-Names, Oxford University Press, ISBN 0198527586