geographical name Dub·lin \ˈdə-blən\
variants: or, for senses 3 and 4, Irish Gaelic

Baile Atha Cliath


Definition of Dublin

  1. 1 city in western California east-southeast of Oakland population 46,036

  2. 2 city in central Ohio, a suburb of Columbus population 41,751

  3. 3 county of eastern Ireland bordering the Irish Sea in Leinster area 356 square miles (926 square kilometers), population 1,273,069

  4. 4 city and port at the mouth of the Liffey River on Dublin Bay (an inlet of the Irish Sea) population 527,612 The city of Dublin is the capital of Ireland and of the county of Dublin.


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DUBLIN Defined for English Language Learners


geographical name Dub·lin \ˈdə-blən\

Definition of Dublin for English Language Learners

  • : city in Ireland

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