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[uhl-ster-muh n] /ˈʌl stər mən/
noun, plural Ulstermen.
a native or inhabitant of Ulster.
Origin of Ulsterman
First recorded in 1835-45; Ulster + man1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Mineely's an Ulsterman, and he'll make somebody pay for this.

    Changing Winds

    St. John G. Ervine
  • The label of "loyalist" is that which the Ulsterman cherishes above all others.

    Ulster's Stand For Union

    Ronald McNeill
  • It was publicly read by an Ulsterman, and first printed by another.

    Ulster's Stand For Union

    Ronald McNeill
  • There are continual jests about the contrast between this Ulsterman's austerity and the conviviality of Colonel Clancy.

  • The hard-headed, commercially-minded Ulsterman is just as fond of public meetings as the Connacht Celt.

    General John Regan George A. Birmingham
  • There were abundance of volunteers, but Captain Davey, with pride in his own province, selected an Ulsterman for the adventure.

    The Irish on the Somme Michael MacDonagh
  • As far as the Ulsterman is concerned, he has enlisted long ago and is dead already or fighting still.

    Private Peat

    Harold R. Peat
  • This was an end that could not by any juggling be reconciled with the Ulsterman's notion of "loyalty."

    Ulster's Stand For Union

    Ronald McNeill
  • The Ulsterman is seldom either a lovable or an interesting character.

British Dictionary definitions for Ulsterman


noun (pl) -men
a native or inhabitant of Ulster
Derived Forms
Ulsterwoman, noun:feminine
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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