Examples from the Web for ulster
The astonishing fact is that these unspeakable events in England were not as hideous as the everyday horrors in Ulster.Paul Theroux: The Day Boston Felt the World’s Pain|Paul Theroux|May 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
There was something in the hard independent tribesmen that reminded him of the Ulster Scot.The Wind Bloweth|Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne
Orange loyalty was then licensed and let loose upon the defenceless Roman Catholic population in Ulster.The Land-War In Ireland (1870)|James Godkin
The very pick of the manhood of the province joined the Ulster Volunteer Force, and armed and trained themselves as soldiers.
The Government had been persistently blind to the feelings of Ulster, and now were up against facts.The Annual Register 1914|Anonymous
"The Ulster Division are supporting us on our right," he says.
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Word Origin for ulster
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Word Origin and History for ulster
northernmost of the four provinces of Ireland, 14c., from Anglo-French Ulvestre (early 13c.), Anglo-Latin Ulvestera (c.1200), corresponding to Old Norse Ulfastir, probably from Irish Ulaidh "men of Ulster" + suffix also found in Leinster, Munster, and perhaps representing Irish tir "land."