Definition of Limerick. Meaning of Limerick. Synonyms of Limerick
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Definition of Limerick
Limerick Lim"er*ick, n. [Said to be from a song with the same
verse construction, current in Ireland, the refrain of which
contains the place name Limerick.]
A nonsense poem of five anapestic lines, of which lines 1, 2,
and 5 are of there feet, and rime, and lines 3 and 4 are of
two feet, and rime; as
There was a young lady, Amanda, Whose Ballades Lyriques
were quite fin de Si[`e]cle, I deem But her Journal
Intime Was what sent her papa to Uganda.
Meaning of Limerick from wikipedia
(/ˈlɪmərɪk/; Irish: Luimneach
[ˈl̪imʲɨnʲəx]) is a city in County Limerick
, Ireland. It is located
in the Mid-West Region
and is also part of the...
- A limerick
is a form of verse, usually humorous
rude, in five-line, predominantly anapestic meter
with a strict rhyme scheme
of AABBA, in...
- County Limerick
Luimnigh) is a county
in Ireland. It is located
in the province
of Munster, and is also part of the Mid-West Region. It...
is a city in Ireland. Limerick
may also refer
(poetry), a form of verse, often humorous
rude, in five-line, predominantly...
- The Limerick Soviet
(Irish: Sóibhéid Luimnigh) was a self-declared Irish soviet
from 15 to 27 April
1919 in County Limerick
, Ireland. At the...
- The Limerick Generating Station
next to the Schuylkill River
- The University
(UL) (Irish: Ollscoil
Luimnigh) is a higher education institution
, Ireland. Founded
in 1972 as the National
- The Limerick County Board
of the Gaelic Athletic
****ociation (GAA) (Irish: ****ann Lúthchleas Gael, Coiste Chontae
Luimneach) or Limerick
GAA is one of...
- Limerick Football
Club (Irish: Club Peile
Luimnigh) is an ****ociation football
who play in the League
- The history
of Limerick stretches
back to its establishment
by the Vikings
as a walled
city on King's Island
in the River
Shannon) in 812, and...
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