Meath

[ meeth, meeth ]
/ miθ, mið /
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noun

a county in Leinster, in the E Republic of Ireland. 902 sq. mi. (2335 sq. km). County seat: Trim.
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Meath

/ (miːð, miːθ) /

noun

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

Meath


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

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