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