What does the word county mean?

Usage examples for county

  1. Thus, the Carrolls had settled in Prince George County. – Irish Race in the Past and the Present by Aug. J. Thebaud
  2. You're the most popular man in the county. – The Gem Collector by P. G. Wodehouse
  3. I am a county lady there, I can tell you, Prince! – The Guests Of Hercules by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson