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- ‘Originally from North Carolina, her Aberdonian father brought the family back to the north-east when she was seven.’
- ‘Aberdeen was found to have done less than the capital to help cyclists, making Aberdonian cyclists ‘feel less confident’.’
- ‘The Aberdonian diva, born on Christmas Day 1954, is perhaps Scotland's most successful female singer.’
- ‘The Aberdonian soprano is in fine voice with a programme of Purcell, Walton and Schumann.’
- ‘But it must have been a humiliating about-face for the Aberdonian former chief executive.’
- ‘The Aberdonian lawyer decided to set up her own range.’
- ‘More pertinently, are we perhaps Glaswegian, Aberdonian or Orcadian first and Scottish second?’
- ‘Despite my fair skin and Aberdonian birth, I would far rather be too hot than too cold.’
- ‘Born to Aberdonian parents, her father's job in the oil industry took them to diverse locations.’
- ‘Not quite able to throw off a lifetime of Aberdonian conditioning and actually be selfish for once, she went for a facial.’
- ‘When he speaks English, he does so with a soft, Aberdonian lilt.’
- ‘One of the most popular uses of the cards among teenage Aberdonian girls is getting a 10% discount at clothes shops.’
- ‘While he often raged against the race, Byron was a Scot at heart and retained a strong Aberdonian accent throughout his life.’
- ‘The late Aberdonian artist Ian Fleming had a long and illustrious career at Gray's School of Art.’
- ‘Milne gives a big Aberdonian laugh and says how much she loves confounding expectations.’
- ‘Under the new regime, the stereotypically dour Aberdonian demeanour has been proved something of a fallacy.’
- ‘Thus, if you wish to confirm why integrity is the cornerstone of the racing game, just ask an Aberdonian greyhound enthusiast.’
- ‘Most Scots are familiar with the sight of Jim and Carole demonstrating the wonders of Aberdonian soil.’
- ‘So I got to stew over my feelings while serving the great Aberdonian public burgers and other assorted delicacies.’
- ‘That determined modesty, backed by his love of Aberdonian parsimony, is a key personal trademark.’
A person from Aberdeen.
- ‘They won't forget that night in Sweden, when the Gods smiled down on 13,000 Aberdonians, and grown men cried in the rain.’
- ‘The Aberdonian somehow retained his composure to par the next nine holes before adding two birdies and a bogey.’
- ‘One of the greatest entrepreneurs in the country is a modest Aberdonian with a built-in distrust of business award ceremonies.’
- ‘This is a rich insult from Catalans whose reputation for being careful with money outdoes even our own dear Aberdonians.’
- ‘The undeserved reputation for stinginess which afflicts Aberdonians was not much in evidence at Rubislaw.’
- ‘Later in the year the battling Aberdonian aims to return to Manchester to defend her title there.’
- ‘It has been a trying season so far for the Aberdonian, who has never recaptured the form that won him the 1999 Open Championship.’
- ‘The softly-spoken Aberdonian looks to the central belt as his ambitions to bring in new business kick in.’
- ‘It is an acquired taste, but Aberdonians love them and eat them by the tens of thousand.’
- ‘Reputedly the best place to meet Aberdonians, this basement wine bar attracts an older and more mixed crowd.’
- ‘The village shop and café are open to the public and many of the food stuffs are popular with visiting Aberdonians.’
- ‘His family, like most Aberdonians, don't make a fuss of their wealth - hence the point about avoiding plush hotels.’
- ‘The Aberdonian remains intensely bitter about then Pittodrie manager Roy Aitken falsely raising his hopes of being listed as a substitute for the 2-victory over Dundee.’
- ‘With plans for a new shopping development in the city centre, Aberdonians have a spring in their step and money in their pockets.’
- ‘My grandfather was an Aberdonian who was secretary of the Union shipping line.’
- ‘‘As an adopted Aberdonian I feel I have to stand up for the reputation of the men of the northeast,’ he said.’
- ‘In the 19th century, some Aberdonians declared their dialect to be a language in its own right.’
- ‘I read another survey recently that said that Aberdonians were the sexiest people in the UK.’
- ‘‘It's not true that Aberdonians are tightfisted,’ he will remark.’
- ‘There is a higher proportion of young people among the Aberdonians than in the greyer-haired central belt majority.’
Mid 17th century: from medieval Latin Aberdonia ‘Aberdeen’ + -an.
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