Selkirk

biographical name
Sel·​kirk | \ ˈsel-ˌkərk How to pronounce Selkirk (audio) \

Definition of Selkirk

 (Entry 1 of 2)

Alexander 1676–1721 Scottish marooned sailor

Selkirk

geographical name
Sel·​kirk | \ ˈsel-ˌkərk How to pronounce Selkirk (audio) \

Definition of Selkirk (Entry 2 of 2)

1 or Selkirkshire \ ˈsel-​ˌkərk-​ˌshir How to pronounce Selkirkshire (audio) , -​shər \ former county of southeastern Scotland
2 burgh southeast of Edinburgh, Scotland population 5800

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