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Definition of Limerick

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

- Limerick (/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 and frequently rude, in five-line, predominantly anapestic meter with a strict rhyme scheme of AABBA, in...
- County Limerick (Irish: Contae Luimnigh) is a county in Ireland. It is located in the province of Munster, and is also part of the Mid-West Region. It...
- Limerick is a city in Ireland. Limerick may also refer to: Limerick (poetry), a form of verse, often humorous and sometimes rude, in five-line, predominantly...
- The Limerick Soviet (Irish: Sóibhéid Luimnigh) was a self-declared Irish soviet that existed from 15 to 27 April 1919 in County Limerick, Ireland. At the...
- The Limerick Generating Station in Pennsylvania is located next to the Schuylkill River in Limerick Township, Montgomery County, northwest of Philadelphia...
- The University of Limerick (UL) (Irish: Ollscoil Luimnigh) is a higher education institution in Limerick, Ireland. Founded in 1972 as the National Institute...
- 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 club based in Limerick, Ireland who play in the League of Ireland First...
- The history of Limerick stretches back to its establishment by the Vikings as a walled city on King's Island (an island in the River Shannon) in 812, and...
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