or Port Laoise or Maryborough geographical name town central Ireland capital of County Laoighis population 3773

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  • Laoighis — /lay ish/, n. a county in Leinster, in the central Republic of Ireland. 51,169; 623 sq. mi. (1615 sq. km). County seat: Port Laoighise. Also called Leix. * * * ▪ county, Ireland also spelled  Laois,  or  Leix   county in the province of Leinster …   Universalium

  • Laoighis — or Leix or formerly Queen s geographical name county central Ireland in Leinster capital Portlaoighise area 664 square miles (1726 square kilometers), population 52,314 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Maryborough — geographical name see Portlaoighise …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Port Laoise — geographical name see Portlaoighise …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Port Laoise — Portlaoise Portlaoise   Town   View of James Fintan Lawlor Avenue from the late blue …   Wikipedia

  • Portlaoise —   [pɔːt liːʃi], Portlaoighise [pɔːt leɪɪʃ], irisch Port Laoise [port liːʃi], Hauptstadt der County Laoise, Republik Irland, in der historischen Provinz Leinster, 8 400 Einwohner; Gewerbeparks mit Leichtindustrie …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Порт-Лейише — (Port Laoise, Portlaoighise)Port LaoisePortlaoighise, гл. город графства Лейиш в ирландской пров. Ленстер, в 80 км к Ю. З. от Дублина; 9500 жителей (1990). Раньше был известен как Мариборо, местонахождение сверхнадежной тюрьмы …   Страны мира. Словарь

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