Lancaster

geographical name
Lan·​cas·​ter | \ ˈlaŋ-kə-stər How to pronounce Lancaster (audio) , ˈlan-ˌka-stər, ˈlaŋ-ˌka-stər; specific variants can be found at senses below \

Definition of Lancaster

1 \ ˈlan-​ˌka-​stər How to pronounce Lancaster (audio) \ city in southwestern California northeast of Los Angeles population 156,633
2 \ ˈlan-​ˌka-​stər How to pronounce Lancaster (audio) \ city in south central Ohio southeast of Columbus population 38,780
3 \ ˈlaŋ-​ˌkə-​stər How to pronounce Lancaster (audio) \ city east-southeast of Harrisburg in southeastern Pennsylvania population 59,322
4 \ ˈlaŋ-​ˌka-​stər How to pronounce Lancaster (audio) \ city in northeastern Texas south of Dallas population 36,361
5 \ ˈlaŋ-​ˌkə-​stər How to pronounce Lancaster (audio) \ city in Lancashire, northwestern England north of Liverpool population 48,000

Other Words from Lancaster

Lancastrian \ laŋ-​ˈka-​strē-​ən How to pronounce Lancaster (audio) , lan-​ \ adjective or noun

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“Lancaster.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lancaster. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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