Laois

geographical name \ ˈlāsh , ˈlēsh \
variants: or Laoighis play \ˈlāsh, ˈlēsh\ or Leix play \ˈlāsh, ˈlēsh\ or formerly Queen's

Definition of Laois

county of central Ireland in the province of Leinster; capital Portlaoighise area 664 square miles (1726 square kilometers), population 80,559

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