- a mountainous region in County Galway, W Ireland, on the Atlantic coast.
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Where is the bit of new rope, Cathleen, was bought in Connemara?Riders to the Sea
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One of the most simple forms of lace work is Connemara lace.The Library of Work and Play: Needlecraft
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And the woman asked her where did she come from, and she said that she had just come from Connemara.
Aran brings its turf from Connemara and carries them limestone in exchange.Connaught
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What more could an Irishman ask; and a Connemara Irishman at that?At Start and Finish
- a barren coastal region of W Republic of Ireland, in Co Galway: consists of quartzite mountains, peat bogs, and many lakes; noted for its breed of pony originating from the hilly regions
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