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  1. a county of E Republic of Ireland, in Leinster province on the Irish Sea: formerly a kingdom much larger than the present county; livestock farming. County town: Trim. Pop: 134 005 (2002). Area: 2338 sq km (903 sq miles)
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Word Origin and History for meath


county in Ireland, from Irish An Mhi, literally "the middle."

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