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munster

[muhn-ster, moo n-] /ˈmʌn stər, ˈmʊn-/
noun, (often initial capital letter)
1.

Munster

[muhn-ster] /ˈmʌn stər/
noun
1.
a province in SW Republic of Ireland. 9316 sq. mi. (24,130 sq. km).
2.
a town in NW Indiana.

Münster

[myn-stuh r] /ˈmün stər/
noun
1.
a city in NW Germany: treaty of Westphalia 1648.
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  • It appears that the affair of munster will not trouble the peace of Germany.

  • But in Leinster, munster, and Connaught, the people are paying the landlord.

    Ireland as It Is Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
  • This quotation is from the munster Express, published in Limerick.

    Ireland as It Is Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
  • When she reached munster Court her plan was in some sort framed.

    Is He Popenjoy?

    Anthony Trollope
  • Of course tidings of the migration were sent to munster Court.

    Is He Popenjoy?

    Anthony Trollope
  • He found the Dean in munster Court when he reached his own house.

    Is He Popenjoy?

    Anthony Trollope
  • Then it was settled that on May 20th she should be taken with her baby to munster Court.

    Is He Popenjoy?

    Anthony Trollope
  • munster Court is small; but it was very pretty, and I hope I may see it again.

    Is He Popenjoy?

    Anthony Trollope
British Dictionary definitions for munster

Munster

/ˈmʌnstə/
noun
1.
a province of SW Republic of Ireland: the largest of the four provinces and historically a kingdom; consists of the counties of Clare, Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Tipperary, and Waterford. Capital: Cork. Pop: 1 100 614 (2002). Area: 24 125 sq km (9315 sq miles)

münster

/ˈmynstə/
noun
1.
a variant of muenster

Münster

/German ˈmynstər/
noun
1.
a city in NW Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia on the Dortmund-Ems Canal: one of the treaties comprising the Peace of Westphalia (1648) was signed here; became capital of Prussian Westphalia in 1815. Pop: 269 579 (2003 est)
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Word Origin and History for munster

Munster

type of cheese; see Muenster.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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