Definition of Dublin in English:


proper noun

  • 1The capital city of the Republic of Ireland, situated on the Irish Sea at the mouth of the River Liffey; population 506,211 (2006). It was the birthplace of many writers, including Jonathan Swift, Oscar Wilde, and James Joyce.

    1. 1.1 A county of the Republic of Ireland, in the province of Leinster; county town, Dublin.