eire
eire \eire\, n. Air. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Éire — (pronounced|ˈeːrʲə pronunciation|Eire.ogg) is the Irish name for the island of Ireland and of the state of the same name. Etymology Éire is the nominative form in modern Irish of the name for the goddess called Ériu in Old Irish, a mythical… …   Wikipedia

  • Eire — Éire (irisch) Ireland (engl.) Irland …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Éire — (irisch) Ireland (engl.) Irland …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Eire — [ e:ri, engl.: ɛərə ]; s: irischer Name von ↑ Irland. * * * Éire   [ eːri], irischer Name für Irland. * * * Eire [ e:ri; engl. ɛərə]; s: irischer Name von Irland …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Eire — Eire, prop. n. the Irish name for Ireland; the name used in 1937 to 1949 for the Republic of Ireland. Syn: Erin, Ireland. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eire — eire, or eyre /er/ In old English law, a journey, route, or circuit. Justices in eire were judges who were sent by commission, every seven years, into various counties to hold the assizes and hear pleas of the crown. 3 Bl. Comm. 58 …   Black's law dictionary

  • eire — eire, or eyre /er/ In old English law, a journey, route, or circuit. Justices in eire were judges who were sent by commission, every seven years, into various counties to hold the assizes and hear pleas of the crown. 3 Bl. Comm. 58 …   Black's law dictionary

  • Eire — nom gaélique de la république d Irlande …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Eire — another name for the Republic of Ireland …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Eire — see IRISH (Cf. Irish) …   Etymology dictionary

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