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  1. a district of NE Northern Ireland, in Co Antrim. Pop: 16 302 (2003 est). Area: 494 sq km (191 sq miles)
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Historical Examples

  • But ever as night fell it was their doom to return to the sea of Moyle.

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  • As to the children of Lir, miserable was their abode and evil their plight on the Sea of Moyle.

  • Fearful grew the four swans, for the time was not far off when they must wing their flight north to the wild sea of Moyle.

  • With hearts that burned with longing for their father and their friends, did Finola and her brothers reach the sea of Moyle.

  • But few were the sunny days on the sea of Moyle, and many were the tempests that ruffled its waters.