York

biographical name
\ ˈyȯrk How to pronounce York (audio) \

Definition of York

 (Entry 1 of 2)

Alvin Cullum 1887–1964 American soldier

York

geographical name
\ ˈyȯrk How to pronounce York (audio) \

Definition of York (Entry 2 of 2)

1 or ancient Eboracum \ i-​ˈbȯr-​ə-​kəm How to pronounce Eboracum (audio) , -​ˈbär-​ \ city on the Ouse River in North Yorkshire, northern England population 153,000
2 city in southeastern Pennsylvania southeast of Harrisburg population 43,718
3 municipality in southeastern Ontario, Canada population 892,712

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“York.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/York. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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