a county in Leinster province, in the E Republic of Ireland. 782 sq. mi. (2025 sq. km). County seat: Wicklow.

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Historical Examples of wicklow

  • If they had anything to do with developing Wicklow they'd make it stink!

    Changing Winds

    St. John G. Ervine

  • The gold of the Wicklow mountains is proverbial all over Ireland.

    Ireland as It Is

    Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)

  • As well as Wicklow there are six other counties where gold has been found.

  • She is waiting for them—one in Paris, and the other in Wicklow.

    Nights in London

    Thomas Burke

  • He said, though, that when last he saw the Wicklow family they were all well.

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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