Offaly

geographical name
Of·​fa·​ly | \ ˈȯ-fə-lē How to pronounce Offaly (audio) , ˈä-\
variants: or formerly King's

Definition of Offaly

county of central Ireland in the province of Leinster; capital Tullamore area 771 square miles (2005 square kilometers), population 76,687

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