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Examples from the Web for hibernia
On coming opposite we hoisted signal 292 which is the number of the Hibernia.
Wrote a short letter to C. telling them of my return by the Hibernia on the 10th.
The betting has been in favour of the Hibernia, and she has again beaten her great rival.The Economist
Hibernia is an Hebrew word, and means from beyond the river of waters.The Lost Ten Tribes, and 1882
On the 20th Colonel Dalgety at Hibernia reported that he had been surrounded.South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. 6 (of 6)
- the Roman name for Ireland
This name is now used poetically
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Word Origin and History for hibernia
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