- a town in N central Republic of Ireland, the county town of Co Westmeath; site of cathedral; cattle raised. Pop: 15 621 (2002)
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General Ginckel went into winter quarters at Mullingar, in Westmeath.The Huguenots in France
Mackay, moved in the beginning of June from their headquarters at Mullingar.A History of England, Period III.
Rev. J. Franck Bright
The plains of Westmeath round Mullingar are noted for fattening cattle.English As We Speak It in Ireland
P. W. Joyce
Then you must send them on to Westmeath; I suppose the Mullingar butchers won't boycott you?The Landleaguers
For this service he received from the government the post of barrack-master at Mullingar, which he held till his death.