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

  • A historical region and county of eastern Ireland. It was one of the five ancient kingdoms of Ireland, and Tara Hill, in central Meath, was the capital of the early Irish kings.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as mead.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete A sweet liquor; mead.

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

  • proper noun A county in the Republic of Ireland.


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