Eire


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Eir·e

 (âr′ə, ī′rə, âr′ē, ī′rē)

Eire

(ˈɛərə)
n
1. (Placename) the Irish Gaelic name for Ireland1
2. (Placename) a former official name (1937–49) for Republic of Ireland

Ire•land

(ˈaɪər lənd)

n.
1. Latin, Hibernia. an island of the British Isles, W of Great Britain, comprising Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. 32,375 sq. mi. (83,850 sq. km).
2. Republic of. Formerly, Irish Free State (1922–37), Eire (1937–49). a republic occupying most of the island of Ireland. 3,632,944; 27,137 sq. mi. (70,285 sq. km).Cap.: Dublin. Irish, Eire.
Ire′land•er, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Eire - a republic consisting of 26 of 32 counties comprising the island of IrelandEire - a republic consisting of 26 of 32 counties comprising the island of Ireland; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1921
CIRA, Continuity Army Council, Continuity Irish Republican Army - a terrorist organization formed in Ireland in 1994 as a clandestine armed wing of Sinn Fein
Catholic Reaction Force, INLA, Irish National Liberation Army, People's Liberation Army, People's Republican Army - a radical terrorist group dedicated to the removal of British forces from Northern Ireland and the unification of Ireland
IRA, Irish Republican Army, Provisional IRA, Provisional Irish Republican Army, Provos - a militant organization of Irish nationalists who used terrorism and guerilla warfare in an effort to drive British forces from Northern Ireland and achieve a united independent Ireland
Dissident Irish Republican Army, Real IRA, Real Irish Republican Army, RIRA - a radical terrorist group that broke away in 1997 when the mainstream Provisional IRA proposed a cease-fire; has continued terrorist activities in opposition to any peace agreement
British Commonwealth, Commonwealth of Nations - an association of nations consisting of the United Kingdom and several former British colonies that are now sovereign states but still pay allegiance to the British Crown
Common Market, EC, EEC, European Community, European Economic Community, European Union, EU, Europe - an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members; "he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union"
Emerald Isle, Hibernia, Ireland - an island comprising the republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland
capital of Ireland, Dublin, Irish capital - capital and largest city and major port of the Irish Republic
Cork - a port city in southern Ireland
Galway - a port city in western Ireland on Galway Bay
Limerick - port city in southwestern Ireland
Tara - a village in eastern Ireland (northwest of Dublin); seat of Irish kings until 6th century
Waterford - a port city in southern Ireland; famous for glass industry
Europe - the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles
Translations
Irská republika
Den Irske Republik
Irlanti
Irska
アイルランド
아일랜드
Irland
ประเทศไอร์แลนด์

Eire

[ˈɛərə] NEire m, República f de Irlanda

Eire

[ˈɛərə] nRépublique f d'Irlande
in Eire → en République d'Irlande

Eire

nIrland nt, → Eire nt

Eire

[ˈɛərə] nRepubblica d'Irlanda

Eire

إيرلندا Irská republika Den Irske Republik Irland Ιρλανδία Eire, Irlanda Irlanti République d’Irlande Irska Eire アイルランド 아일랜드 Republiek Ierland Irland Irlandia Irlanda Эйре Irland ประเทศไอร์แลนด์ İrlanda Eire (tên gọi của nước Ireland theo tiếng Gaelic) 爱尔兰
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