Baile Átha Cliath
[ blah-klee-uh ]
/ blɑˈkli ə /
Gaelic name of Dublin.
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Definition for baile-atha-cliath (2 of 2)
[ duhb-lin ]
/ ˈdʌb lɪn /
Gaelic Baile Àtha Cliath. a seaport in and the capital of the Republic of Ireland, in the E part, on the Irish Sea.
a county in E Republic of Ireland. 356 sq. mi. (922 sq. km). County seat: Dublin.
a city in central Georgia.
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British Dictionary definitions for baile-atha-cliath (1 of 2)
Baile Átha Cliath
/ (blɑːˈklɪə) /
the Irish Gaelic name for Dublin
British Dictionary definitions for baile-atha-cliath (2 of 2)
/ (ˈdʌblɪn) /
the capital of the Republic of Ireland, on Dublin Bay : under English rule from 1171 until 1922; commercial and cultural centre; contains one of the world's largest breweries and exports whiskey, stout, and agricultural produce. Pop: 1 004 614 (2002)Gaelic name: Baile Átha Cliath
a county in E Republic of Ireland, in Leinster on the Irish Sea: mountainous in the south but low-lying in the north and centre. County seat: Dublin. Pop: 1 122 821 (2002). Area: 922 sq km (356 sq miles)
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Cultural definitions for baile-atha-cliath
notes for Dublin
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