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Sussex (/ˈsʌsks/; abbreviated Sx),[1] frae the Auld Inglis Sūþsēaxe ('Sooth Saxons'), is a historic coonty in Sooth East Ingland correspondin roughly in aurie tae the auncient Kinrick o Sussex. Clockwise, it is boondit to the west by Hampshire; north bi Surrey, north-east bi Kent, sooth bi the Inglis Channel an is dividit for local govrenment intae Wast Sussex an East Sussex an the ceety o Brighton an Hove. Brighton an Hove wis creatit as a unitar authority in 1997, an wis grantit Ceety status in 2000. Until then, Chichester haed been Sussex's anerly ceety.

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  1. "Counties Abbreviations". LangScape: The language of landscape. Retrieved 12 Januar 2012.