geogr. Berkshire

Dictionary of English abbreviation. 2013.

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  • Berks — may refer to:*An abbreviation for Berkshire, England *St. Berks, a BBC children s radio program *Berks County, Pennsylvania *Berks (SEPTA station), a stop on Philadelphia s Market Frankford Line *Robert Berks, an American sculptor and industrial… …   Wikipedia

  • Berks — ist der Nachname von: Franz von Berks (1792–1873), deutscher Politiker Hugo von Berks († 1906), österreichischer Politiker Marie von Berks (1859–1910), österreichische Schriftstellerin Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Berks — (spr. Börks, Berkshire), 1) Grafschaft in England, zwischen den Grafschaften Oxford, Buckingham, Middlesex, Surry, Wilt, Gloucester u. Hamt; 351/4 (342/3) QM., eben, fruchtbar (an Getreide), zum Theil waldig (Windsor Park); Flüsse: Kennet, Ock,… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Berks — Berks, Abkürzung für Berkshire (s. d.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Berks — Berks, Berkshire (spr. börkschĭr), Grafschaft im mittlern England, 1870 qkm, (1901) 254.931 E.; Ackerbau und Viehzucht (bes. Schweinezucht); Hauptstadt Reading …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Berks. — Berks. (Berkshire) Royal Berkshire, county in southern England …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Berks — This surname, widely recorded in German Church Registers under the variant forms Bercke(s), Bercks, Berk(e), Berka and in den Bercken , and in England as Birkes, Berks and Burk(s), is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is a topographical name from… …   Surnames reference

  • Berks — Sp Bèrksas Ap Berks L JAV apyg. (Pensilvanija) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • BERKS. — abbr. Berkshire. * * * Berks. /bärks/ abbrev Berkshire …   Useful english dictionary

  • Berks — ▪ county, Pennsylvania, United States       county, southeastern Pennsylvania, U.S., bounded to the north by Blue Mountain. It consists mostly of mountainous terrain in the Appalachian Ridge and Valley physiographic province except for the… …   Universalium

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