How Do You Spell SHIRE?

Correct spelling for the English word "shire" is [ʃˈa͡ɪ͡ə], [ʃˈa‍ɪ‍ə], [ʃ_ˈaɪə]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for SHIRE

Below is the list of 200 misspellings for the word "shire".

Similar spelling words for SHIRE

Plural form of SHIRE is SHIRES

Definition of SHIRE

  1. (British) a former administrative district of England; equivalent to a county

Anagrams of SHIRE

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Usage Examples for SHIRE

  1. A young lady, a native of Ross- shire, in Scotland, who was devotedly attached to an officer, with Sir John Moore in the Spanish war, became alarmed at the constant danger to which her lover was exposed, until she pined, and fell into ill health. - "Dawn" by Mrs. Harriet A. Adams
  2. The Shire river, on whose banks they were, was not broad, though it appeared deep. - "The Ruined Cities of Zululand" by Hugh Mulleneux Walmsley

What does shire stand for?

Abbreviation SHIRE means:

  1. Summit Health Institute for Research and Education, Inc. ( Washington, DC)
  2. Southern Hemisphere Imaging Riometer Experiment