Definition of Cumbria in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkəmbrēə/
A county in northwestern England; county town, Carlisle. Cumbria was an ancient British kingdom, and the name continued to be used for the hilly northwestern region of England that contains the Lake District and much of the northern Pennines. The county of Cumbria was formed in 1974.


From medieval Latin, from Welsh Cymry 'Welshman'.

Words that rhyme with Cumbria

Northumbria, Umbria

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Syllabification: Cum·bri·a

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