from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A city of southern Ireland near the head of Cork Harbor, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean. Cork was occupied by the Danes in the ninth century and by Oliver Cromwell in 1649.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • proper noun Principal city of County Cork.
  • proper noun County in the Republic of Ireland. (County Cork)


Sorry, no etymologies found.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.