Yorkshire

Yorkshire is the largest of the 39 historic counties of . A long history of administrative tinkering has complicated defining what precisely is Yorkshire, with parts of the traditional ridings now being part of and .

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is a county in Yorkshire in northern England. Photo: Michael Bryan, CC BY 2.0.

is a county in Yorkshire in the north of England. Photo: ויקיג'אנקי, CC BY 2.0.

The original Steel City, is one place most have heard of, but isn't usually on many travellers' bucket lists. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

The ancient cathedral city of has a history dating back over 2000 years. Photo: robbophotos, CC BY 2.0.

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is the southern county of Yorkshire in the north of England.

is a county in Yorkshire in the north of England. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Yorkshire

Latitude of center
54° or 54° north
Longitude of center
-1.5° or 1° 30' west
Population
3,980,000
Elevation
285 feet (87 metres)
Geo­Names ID
2633349

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Yorkshire
  • Arabic: يوركشاير
  • Armenian: Յորքշիր
  • Azerbaijani: Yorkşir
  • Basque: Yorkshire
  • Basque: Yorkshire konderria
  • Belarusian: Ёркшыр
  • Belarusian: Графства Ёркшыр
  • Bhojpuri: यार्कशायर
  • Bhojpuri: यॉर्कशायर
  • Breton: Yorkshire
  • Bulgarian: Йоркшър
  • Catalan: Yorkshire
  • Cebuano: Yorkshire
  • Central Kurdish: یۆرکشایر
  • Chechen: Йоркшир
  • Chinese: Yorkshire
  • Chinese: 約克郡
  • Chinese: 約郡
  • Cornish: Conteth Evrek
  • Czech: Yorkshire
  • Danish: Yorkshire
  • Dutch: Yorkshire
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: يوركشير
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Eoferwicscīr
  • English: County of York
  • English: God's Own County
  • English: God's own county
  • Esperanto: Jorkŝiro
  • Estonian: Yorkshire
  • Finnish: Yorkshire
  • French: Yorkshire
  • Frisian: Yorkshire
  • Gaelic (Scots): Siorrachd Eabhrac
  • Gallegan: Yorkshire
  • Georgian: იორკშირი
  • German: Yorkshire
  • German: Yorkshire and the Humber
  • Greek: Γιορκσάιρ
  • Greek: Γιόρκσιρ
  • Hebrew: יורקשייר
  • Hungarian: Yorkshire
  • Icelandic: Yorkshire
  • Ido: Yorkshire
  • Indonesian: Yorkshire
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Yorkshire
  • Irish: Yorkshire
  • Italian: Yorkshire
  • Japanese: ヨークシャー
  • Kannada: ಯಾರ್ಕ್‌ಷೈರ್
  • Kazakh: Йоркшир
  • Korean: 요크셔
  • Kurdish: Yorkshire
  • Latin: Isuria
  • Latvian: Jorkšīra
  • Letzeburgesch: Yorkshire
  • Lithuanian: Jorkšyras
  • Macedonian: Јоркшир
  • Malay (generic): Yorkshire
  • Marathi: यॉर्कशायर
  • Min Nan Chinese: Yorkshire
  • Mingrelian: იორკშირი
  • Mingrelian: იორქშირი
  • Nepali: योर्कसायर
  • Norwegian: Yorkshire
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yorkshire
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Yorkshire
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Yorkshire
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Йоркшир
  • Persian: یورکشایر
  • Persian: یورک‌شر
  • Persian: یورک‌شر و هامبر
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Yorkshire
  • Polish: Yorkshire
  • Portuguese: Yorkshire
  • Romanian: Yorkshire
  • Russian: Йоркшир
  • Scots: Yorkshire
  • Serbian: Јоркшир
  • Serbo-Croatian: Yorkshire
  • Slovak: Yorkshire
  • Slovenian: Yorkshire
  • Spanish: York
  • Spanish: Yorkshire
  • Spanish: condado de York
  • Swedish: Yorkshire
  • Tajik: Йоркшир
  • Tamil: யார்க்சையர்
  • Thai: ยอร์กเชอร์
  • Thai: ยอร์คเชอร์
  • Turkish: Yorkshire
  • Ukrainian: Йоркшир
  • Urdu: یارکشائر
  • Vietnamese: Yorkshire
  • Volapük: Yorkshire
  • Welsh: Swydd Efrog
  • Western Panjabi: یارکشائر
  • Wu Chinese: 约克郡
  • Yiddish: יארקשיר
  • Yue Chinese: 約郡
  • Yurkshier

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