verb (used without object)
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Origin of birr1
Words nearby birr
Definition for birr (2 of 2)
noun, plural birr.
Example sentences from the Web for birr
Forr iwhillc mann birr wepenn her, sikenn sare suhhhenn, Orm 7923.
An abbey was founded at Birr by St Brendan (d. 573), to whom the present parish church is dedicated.
Birr Castle itself is a noble mansion with reminiscences from the time of Cromwell.Great Astronomers|R. S. Ball
St. Brendan of Birr, is to be carefully distinguished from his more celebrated namesake of Clonfert.Insula Sanctorum et Doctorum|John Healy
It returns two members to parliament, for the Birr and Tullamore divisions respectively.