(usually capitalized) A wide evenly curved fishhook.
(usually capitalized) Alternative form of Aberdeen terrier.
Origin of aberdeen
The first element is either Scottish Gaelic aber (“river mouth”) or Pictishaber (“confluence”). The second element is Don (“river in Scotland”) (the site of Old Aberdeen). Written Aberdon circa 1187 and Aberden circa 1214.
Aberdeen Sentence Examples
at Aberdeen, Monroe county, on the 13th of February 1899, and 107° F.
There was also a small sheet of white paper listing 11.2 gallons of gas purchased in Aberdeen, Maryland, a mileage figure and the amount of the purchase.
of Aberdeen by the Great North of Scotland railway.
The university of Aberdeen conferred upon him the honorary degree of D.D.
26 1829, the youngest son of the 4th Earl of Aberdeen.