EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Various place names in England, from Old English brād (broad) + ford (ford).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈbɹædfəɹd/, /ˈbɹadfəɹd/
  • (file)
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈbɹædfɚd/

Proper nounEdit

Bradford

  1. A city and metropolitan borough of West Yorkshire, England.
  2. An urban area in the town of Bradford West Gwillimbury Ontario, Canada.
  3. A hamlet in Cornwall, England.
  4. A locality in Derbyshire, England.
  5. A village and civil parish of Torridge district, Devon, England (OS grid ref SS4207).
  6. An area in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England (OS grid ref SJ8698).
  7. A village in Northumberland, England (OS grid ref NU1532).
  8. A suburb of the city of Dunedin, Kaikorai Valley, New Zealand.
  9. A large number of places in the United States:
    1. An unincorporated community in Jefferson County, Alabama.
    2. A small city in White County, Arkansas.
    3. A village in Stark County, Illinois.
    4. An unincorporated community in Morgan Township, Harrison County, Indiana.
    5. An unincorporated community in Chickasaw County, Iowa.
    6. An unincorporated community and census-designated place in Franklin County, Iowa.
    7. An unincorporated community in Wabaunsee County, Kansas.
    8. An unincorporated community in Bracken County, Kentucky.
    9. A town in Penobscot County, Maine.
    10. A village and former town in Essex County, Massachusetts.
    11. A town in Merrimack County, New Hampshire.
    12. A town in Steuben County, New York.
    13. A village in Darke County and Miami County, Ohio.
    14. A city in McKean County, Pennsylvania.
    15. A census-designated place in Washington County, Rhode Island.
    16. A town in Gibson County, Tennessee.
    17. An unincorporated community in Anderson County, Texas.
    18. A town in Orange County, Vermont.
    19. A town in Rock County, Wisconsin.
  10. A habitational surname​.
  11. A male given name transferred from the surname, of mostly American usage.
    • 1988 K. C. Constantine, Joey's Case, →ISBN, page 132:
      "Bradford? I didn't know you called him Bradford." "That's just one more thing you don't know about me. I call him Bradford because it makes me feel like I'm in a soap opera. That's what they name men on soap operas. Bradford and Desmond and Elliott and Royce. - - -

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