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The Latin and poetic name for the island of Ireland.

Hi·ber′ni·an adj. & n.
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(haɪˈbɜːnɪən; hɪˈbɜːnɪən)
(Placename) of or relating to Ireland or its inhabitants
1. (Placename) a native or inhabitant of Ireland
2. (Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Ireland
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(haɪˈbɜr ni ən)

adj. n.
2. a native or inhabitant of Ireland.
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nHibernier(in) m(f)
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