Reference Entry


Edited by Sean McMahon and Jo O'Donoghue

in Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase & Fable

Published by Chambers Harrap Publishers

Published in print January 2006 |
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199916191

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The name for administrative units of British jurisdiction. There were 273 in all, and they are thought to have originally

Reference Entry.  73 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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