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

  • A poetic name for Ireland.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. Ireland; anglicisation of Irish √Čireann
  • proper n. A female given name (also sometimes a male name).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An early, and now a poetic, name of Ireland.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an early name of Ireland that is now used in poetry


Sorry, no etymologies found.



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