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Category:Alford, Aberdeenshire

English: Alford (pronounced "aaford") is a large village in Aberdeenshire, north-east Scotland, lying just south of the River Don. The place-name is thought to come from the Scots "auld ford"; its original position being on the banks of the Don. The "L" sound in the word has, over time, been dropped, and is silent.
Norsk bokmål: Alford er en landsby ( village) i regionen Aberdeenshire i Skottland. Alford ligger sør for elven Don, omlag 40 kilometer vest for Aberdeen.
Русский: Алфорд — город в Шотландии, в области Абердиншир. Расположен на реке Дон, в 37 км к западу от Абердина. Неподалеку от города произошла битва при Алфорде (1645 г.), одно из сражений Гражданской войны в Шотландии. В нескольких километрах к югу от города находится замок Крейгивар.
Simple English: Alford (pronounced "aaford") is a large village in Aberdeenshire, north-east Scotland, lying just south of the River Don. The place-name is thought to come from the Scots "auld ford"; its original position being on the banks of the Don. The "L" sound in the word has, over time, been dropped, and is silent.

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