from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A borough of southwest Ireland on the Shannon River estuary. It was an important Norse settlement in the 9th and 10th centuries and was taken by the English in the late 12th century. The city is noted for its fine lace. Population: 52,500.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A county in the Republic of Ireland.
  • proper n. A town in the county of Limerick


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    June 8, 2018