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Killarney

[ki-lahr-nee]
noun
  1. a town in the SW Republic of Ireland.
  2. Lakes of, three lakes in SW Ireland.
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Historical Examples of killarney

  • Let one of the boys saddle a horse and ride over to Killarney.

    The O'Donoghue

    Charles James Lever

  • Upon the whole, Killarney, among the lakes that I have seen, can scarcely be said to have a rival.

    A Tour in Ireland

    Arthur Young

  • Killarney, the region of the arbutus, boasts of no such tree as this.

    A Tour in Ireland

    Arthur Young

  • The scene is laid at Killarney, Ireland; time, last century.

  • It is to prevail with our beloved mother to accompany us to Killarney.


British Dictionary definitions for killarney

Killarney

noun
  1. a town in SW Republic of Ireland, in Co Kerry: a tourist centre near the Lakes of Killarney . Pop: 13 137 (2002)
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