- a county in Leinster, in the E Republic of Ireland. 654 sq. mi. (1695 sq. km). County seat: Naas.
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But my name was not drawn, and I 'm to be off to Kildare this evening.Tom Burke Of "Ours", Volume I (of II)
Charles James Lever
Damis hesitated as the Kildare's keen gray eyes bored into his own.
Followed by Damis and a score of Earthmen, the Kildare led the way into a building.
"Such was the case but it is so no longer since we number you among us," replied the Kildare.
"And to any of them, Glavour's ship may have fled," replied the Kildare.
- a county of E Republic of Ireland, in Leinster province: mostly low-lying and fertile. County town: Naas. Pop: 163 944 (2002). Area: 1694 sq km (654 sq miles)
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