Etymology
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Ireland

12c. in Anglo-Norman, a Germanic-Celtic hybrid, with land (n.) + Celtic Eriu (see Irish (n.)).

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Definitions of Ireland

Ireland (n.)
a republic consisting of 26 of 32 counties comprising the island of Ireland; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1921;
Synonyms: Republic of Ireland / Irish Republic / Eire
Ireland (n.)
an island comprising the republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland;
Synonyms: Hibernia / Emerald Isle
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