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Barrow Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a cart for carrying small loads; has handles and one or more wheels
  • (archeology) a heap of earth placed over prehistoric tombs
  • the quantity that a barrow will hold

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the quantity that a barrow will hold ,
  • (archeology) a heap of earth placed over prehistoric tombs ,
  • a cart for carrying small loads; has handles and one or more wheels

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Barrow'


  • Barrow: constituency Barrow, Cheshire Barrow upon Soar, Leicestershire Barrow upon Humber, Lincolnshire Barrow upon Trent, Derbyshire Barrow, Suffolk Barrow, Shropshire
  • Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council election, 1998: Elections to Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council were held on 7 May 1998. One third of the council was up for election and the Labour party stayed in overall
  • Barrow Island, Barrow-in-Furness: places with the same name, see Barrow Island (disambiguation). Barrow Island is an area and electoral ward of Barrow-in-Furness, England. Originally
  • Borough of Barrow-in-Furness: Barrow-in-Furness is a local government district with borough status in Cumbria, England. It is named after its main town, Barrow-in-Furness. Other settlements
  • St Giles' Church, Barrow: St Giles' Church, Barrow, is in the hamlet of Barrow, Shropshire, England. It is an active Anglican parish church in the deanery of Telford Severn Gorge
  • Barrow County, Georgia: Barrow County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 69,367. The county seat is Winder. Barrow County
  • John Barrow: John Barrow may refer to: John Barrow (historian), 18th century English historian Sir John Barrow, 1st Baronet (1764–1848), English statesman John Henry
  • Salthouse, Barrow-in-Furness: area of Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, England. It is heavily focused around Salthouse Road which runs through the wards of Risedale and Central Barrow. The
  • Barrow-in-Furness: / 54.1108°N 3.2261°W / 54.1108; -3.2261 Barrow-in-Furness (/ˈbæroʊ ɪn ˈfɜrnəs/; commonly known as Barrow) is a town and seaport in the county of Cumbria
  • Barrow Raiders: Barrow Raiders are an English professional rugby league team from Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, who are coached by Paul Crarey. Formed in 1875 as Barrow

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  • 9-year-old shot in Barrow County
    A 9-year-old was shot in Barrow County on Monday. Free access to myAJC for AJC subscribers. Read more on this news related to 'Barrow'
  • The Rev. Willie Barrow, Chicago civil rights leader, dies at 90
    By Mary Wisniewski CHICAGO (Reuters) - The Rev. Willie T. Barrow, a Chicago civil rights leader known as the "Little Warrior" for her small stature and determination to fight for equality, died on Thursday at age 90. Barrow died at her Chicago home. She had recently been hospitalized for a blood clot in her lung, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. Barrow ha Read more on this news related to 'Barrow'
  • Riders won’t be coasting on Cumbria seaside stage
    A ROUTE from Barrow to St Bees will form part of a 64-day charity cycling challenge to circumnavigate Great Britain. Read more on this news related to 'Barrow'

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