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Connaught

[kon-awt] /ˈkɒn ɔt/
noun
1.
a province in the NW Republic of Ireland. 6610 sq. mi. (17,120 sq. km).
Irish Connacht.
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  • But in Leinster, Munster, and Connaught, the people are paying the landlord.

    Ireland as It Is Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
  • The Connaught folks are somewhat rough-and-ready with their dead.

    Ireland as It Is Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
  • We dislike the Connaught people just as much as you do in England.

    Ireland as It Is Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
  • And in Kerry, where we'll be, the saints helping, before noon—which is all one with Connaught?

    The Wild Geese Stanley John Weyman
  • Well, thank God and his Grace, we'll have no more thrigonomethry nor scripther in Connaught.

  • They were still discussing the landing of guns in Ireland, in Connaught, I think.

    Gossamer George A. Birmingham
  • They were still discussing the landing of guns in Ireland—in Connaught, I think.

    Gossamer George A. Birmingham
  • Grattan's Adventures of the Connaught Rangers, review of, 457.

  • Kiss Ponto for me, and ask Robin for his commands to Connaught.

    Hopes and Fears Charlotte M. Yonge
  • For centuries the bridge and castle had formed the great highway into Connaught.

    The Huguenots in France Samuel Smiles.
British Dictionary definitions for Connaught

Connaught

/ˈkɒnɔːt/
noun
1.
another name for Connacht
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