- a market town in Northern Ireland. Pop: 19 910 (2001)
- a district of W Northern Ireland, in Co Tyrone. Pop: 49 560 (2003 est). Area: 1130 sq km (436 sq miles)
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Contemporary Examples of omagh
As late as 1998, a wicked bombing in Omagh caused 29 deaths, with 220 injured.Paul Theroux: The Day Boston Felt the World’s Pain
May 16, 2013
Historical Examples of omagh
In 1509 Kildare again invaded Tyrone in the interests of his grandsons, and demolished Omagh.
Omagh was afterwards taken, and Donnell was established as chief of Tyrone.
Captain Cruickshank, of Omagh, also showed great coolness and valour on that occasion.With the Ulster Division in France
Arthur Purefoy Irwin Samuels
On the fourteenth of April the King and his train proceeded to Omagh.
When at length the travellers reached Omagh, they found it in ruins.