a county in Leinster province, in the E Republic of Ireland. 782 sq. mi. (2,025 sq. km). County seat: Wicklow.
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How to use Wicklow in a sentence
I have pictures back in my home in County Wicklow that were going to be thrown out when my grandfather died.Sebastian Barry, Ireland’s Greatest Living Writer, Speaks for the Voiceless | Allen Barra | May 23, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
After a while, Mrs. Wicklow looked at the clock, and instantly became overclouded with an extreme gravity.Rhoda Fleming, Complete | George Meredith
I asked of a man regarding an old graveyard near Blessington in Wicklow.
I once heard an old Wicklow woman say of some very rich people 'why these people could ait goold.'
Many years ago this proverb was quoted by the late Serjeant Armstrong in addressing a jury in Wicklow.
From a district in Wicklow called Shillelah, formerly noted for its oak woods, in which grand shillelahs were plentiful.
British Dictionary definitions for Wicklow
a county of E Republic of Ireland, in Leinster province on the Irish Sea: consists of a coastal strip rising inland to the Wicklow Mountains; mainly agricultural, with several resorts. County town: Wicklow. Pop: 114 676 (2002). Area: 2025 sq km (782 sq miles)
a port in E Republic of Ireland, county town of Co Wicklow. Pop: 9355 (2002)
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