Aberdeenshire (not comparable)
- a local government council area in north-east Scotland, created in 1996 on the abolition of Grampian Region. The city of Aberdeen is separate and has its own council.
- a historic county in Scotland which was absorbed into Grampian Region in 1975.
- Philip Babcock Gove (editor), Webster's Third International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged (G. & C. Merriam Co., 1976 , →ISBN), page 2