Swindon

/ˈswɪndən/ (say 'swinduhn)

noun
1. a town in southern England, in Wiltshire; railway works.
2. a unitary district in southern England, in Wiltshire. 230 km2.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Swindon FM — was a Local DAB radio station broadcasting to Swindon between 2003 and 2006, previously it broadcast as Swindon 107FM for two trial broadcasts in 2001 and 2002. Everybody s Listening 2001/2002 Swindon 107FM (Which the station was originally… …   Wikipedia

  • Swindon — est une ville anglaise dans le Wiltshire, située entre Londres et Bristol. Elle est le chef lieu de l autorité unitaire de Swindon. La ville compte, depuis 2001, 155 432 habitants. La devise de Swindon est Salubritas et Industria (Santé et… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Swindon — (spr. ßwinnd n), Stadt (municipal borough) in Wiltshire (England), besteht aus der auf einem Hügel gelegenen Altstadt und der Neustadt, hat eine Kornbörse, einen Park, großartige Werkstätten der Westbahn mit Eisengießerei und Maschinenfabriken… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Swindon — (spr. ßwinnd n), Stadt in der engl. Grafsch. Wiltshire, (1901) 45.006 E., Bahnwerkstätten …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Swindon —   [ swɪndən], Stadt in der County Wiltshire, Südengland, 128 500 Einwohner; Eisenbahnmuseen, Richard Jefferies Museum; Eisenbahnwerkstätten, Maschinen und Fahrzeugbau (Honda Automobilwerk), Bekleidungs , Tabak und Elektronikindustrie.   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Swindon — infobox UK place country = England static static image caption = official name = Swindon population = 155,432 unitary england = Swindon lieutenancy england = Wiltshire region = South West England constituency westminster = North Swindon… …   Wikipedia

  • Swindon — Координаты: 51°33′29.99″ с. ш. 1°46′51.99″ з. д. / 51.558333, 1.781111  …   Википедия

  • Swindon — Swin·don (swĭnʹdən) A municipal borough of south central England east northeast of Bristol. It has an important locomotive industry. Population: 151,600. * * * ▪ town and unitary authority, England, United Kingdom       town and unitary authority …   Universalium

  • Swindon — Recorded as Swinden, Swindin, and Swindon, this is an English locational surname. It can originate from any of the places called Swinden or Swindon of which there are at least four. However it would seem that Swinden in North Yorkshire, now a… …   Surnames reference

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