- Example sentences
- The city of York is the capital of the whole people of the Northumbrians.
- It inspired a king of old to a crushing victory over the Northumbrians.
- The Northumbrians rebelled and in devastating reprisals their lands were laid to waste for several generations.
Pronunciation: /nɔːˈθʌmbrɪən/adjective& noun
From obsolete Northumber, denoting a person living beyond the Humber.
Words that rhyme with NorthumbriaCumbria, Umbria
Definition of Northumbria in:
- US English dictionary
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