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Definition 1: an island comprising the republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for ireland in the sense of this definition

(ireland is an instance of ...) a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water

(... is an instance of ireland) an early name of Ireland that is now used in poetry

(ireland is a part of ...) a division of the United Kingdom located on the northern part of the island of Ireland

(ireland is a part of ...) a republic consisting of 26 of 32 counties comprising the island of Ireland; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1921

(ireland is a part of ...) three small islands belonging to Ireland at the entrance to Galway Bay

(... is part of ireland) Great Britain and Ireland and adjacent islands in the north Atlantic

(ireland is a member of ...) a native or inhabitant of Ireland

(ireland is a member of ...) a man who is a native or inhabitant of Ireland

(ireland is a member of ...) a woman who is a native or inhabitant of Ireland

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) Celtic sky god; a magician; giver of arts and civilization

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) ancient Celtic god

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) one of a group of Celtic sea demons sometimes associated with the hostile power of nature

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) the sea personified; father of Manannan; corresponds to Welsh Llyr

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) a battle in the War of the Grand Alliance in Ireland in 1690; William III defeated the deposed James II and so ended the Catholicism that had been reintroduced in England by the Stuarts

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) Celtic god of the sea; son of Ler

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) Celtic war goddess

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) group of Celtic gods or demigods; ruled Ireland in the Golden Age

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) (Irish folklore) a female spirit who wails to warn of impending death

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) (an Irish term of address expressing affection) darling

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) Celtic goddess who was the mother of the Tuatha De Danann; identified with the Welsh Don

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) chief Celtic god of the Tuatha De Danann; father of Angus Og and Brigit

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) Celtic goddess of fire and fertility and agriculture and household arts and wisdom; later associated with Saint Bridget

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) in 1649 the place was captured by Oliver Cromwell, who massacred the Catholic inhabitants

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) any dog of two large curly-coated breeds used for hunting waterfowl

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) a cudgel made of hardwood (usually oak or blackthorn)

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) a family name derived from name of your father or a paternal ancestor (especially with an affix (such as -son in English or O'- in Irish) added to the name of your father or a paternal ancestor)

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) the Celtic language of Ireland

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) a funeral lament sung with loud wailing

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) an informal social gathering at which there is Scottish or Irish folk music and singing and folk dancing and story telling

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) a rich currant cake or bun

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) a mountain or tall hill

"they were climbing the ben"

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) mother of the ancient Irish gods; sometimes identified with Danu

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) Celtic god of love and beauty; patron deity of young men and women

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) Celtic goddess; mother of Angus Og

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) British actor (born in Ireland in 1932)

Definition 2: a republic consisting of 26 of 32 counties comprising the island of Ireland; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1921 - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for ireland in the sense of this definition

(ireland is an instance of ...) any one of the countries occupying the European continent

(ireland is a part of ...) a port city in southern Ireland; famous for glass industry

(ireland is a part of ...) a village in eastern Ireland (northwest of Dublin); seat of Irish kings until 6th century

(ireland is a part of ...) port city in southwestern Ireland

(ireland is a part of ...) a port city in western Ireland on Galway Bay

(ireland is a part of ...) a port city in southern Ireland

(ireland is a part of ...) capital and largest city and major port of the Irish Republic

(... is part of ireland) the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles

(... is part of ireland) an island comprising the republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland

(... is a member of ireland) an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members

"he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union"

(... is a member of ireland) an association of nations consisting of the United Kingdom and several former British colonies that are now sovereign states but still pay allegiance to the British Crown

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) a radical terrorist group that broke away in 1997 when the mainstream Provisional IRA proposed a cease-fire; has continued terrorist activities in opposition to any peace agreement

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) a militant organization of Irish nationalists who used terrorism and guerilla warfare in an effort to drive British forces from Northern Ireland and achieve a united independent Ireland

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) a radical terrorist group dedicated to the removal of British forces from Northern Ireland and the unification of Ireland

(ireland is the region of the domain of ...) a terrorist organization formed in Ireland in 1994 as a clandestine armed wing of Sinn Fein

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