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Dubliner

noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Dublin
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Examples from the Web for dubliner

Historical Examples

  • The redcoat ducked but the Dubliner lifted him with a left hook, the body punch being a fine one.

    Ulysses

    James Joyce

  • The coal under the Phœnix Park is a matter of pious belief with every back-slum Dubliner.

    Ireland as It Is

    Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)

  • But for his costume and his trimmed beard and his language he might have been a Dubliner or a Cockney.


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