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A village of eastern Ireland northwest of Dublin. It was the seat of Irish kings from ancient times until the sixth century ad.
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n, pl tara
(Animals) another name for white-fronted tern
(Placename) a village in Co Meath near Dublin, by the Hill of Tara, the historic seat of the ancient Irish kings
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a village in the NE Republic of Ireland, NW of Dublin: traditional residence of ancient Irish kings (Hill of Tara).
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|Noun||1.||Tara - a village in eastern Ireland (northwest of Dublin); seat of Irish kings until 6th century|
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