any of a breed of pure-white hog orig. developed in Yorkshire
former county of N England, on the North Sea: now divided into several administrative units
A historical region and former county of northern England. It was part of Northumbria in Anglo-Saxon times.
Any of a breed of swine having a white coat and erect ears, first developed in Yorkshire.
- (informal) Shorter name for Yorkshire pudding.
From Old English EoferwicscÄ«r (“Yorkshire"); Eoferwic (“York") +"Ž scÄ«r (“shire")