HyperDic: northern_ireland

English > 1 sense of the expression Northern Ireland:
NOUNlocationNorthern Irelanda division of the United Kingdom located on the northern part of the island of Ireland
English > Northern Ireland: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningA division of the United Kingdom located on the northern part of the island of Ireland.
Instance ofEuropean country, European nationAny one of the countries occupying the European continent
Part ofEuropeThe 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia)
Ireland, Hibernia, Emerald IsleAn island comprising the republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland
United Kingdom, UK, U.K., Britain, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Great BritainA monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles
PartsBangorA town in southeastern Northern Ireland
Belfast, capital of Northern IrelandCapital and largest city of Northern Ireland
Region ofLoyalist Volunteer ForceA terrorist group formed in 1996 in Northern Ireland
Orange Group, OVA terrorist group of Protestants who oppose any political settlement with Irish nationalists
Orange Order, Association of OrangemenA Protestant political organization in Northern Ireland
Red Hand Defenders, RHDA paramilitary group of Protestants in Northern Ireland that tries to prevent any political settlement with the Irish Republic
Ulster Defence Association, UDAThe major Protestant paramilitary group in Northern Ireland
SpanishIrlanda del Norte, Northern Ireland
CatalanIrlanda del Nord

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