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Definition capital, largest city and major port of the Irish Republic
  • Dublin has a rich history and was recently ranked among the top-25 global financial centers.
Dublin = capital, largest city and major port of the Irish Republic
  • I feel a ton better since I landed again in dear dirty Dublin....
    James Joyce  --  Dubliners
  • Dublin = capital, largest city and major port of the Irish Republic
  • Elizabethan London lay as far from Stratford as corrupt Paris lies from virgin Dublin.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • Dublin = the capital, largest city and major port of Ireland
  • you're in Dublin now, far from Classon Avenue.
    Frank McCourt  --  Angela's Ashes
  • Dublin = capital, largest city and major port of the Irish Republic
  • I learned that Nora had taught in a vocational program they had in Dublin; Hester/Anne was in the Puppy Program in Lexington.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • After Dublin, I went to London, where I had a three-hour meeting with Mrs. Thatcher.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • He said, "It is believed by many that the word quiz was made up in 1791 by a Dublin theater manager named Daly.
    Andrew Clements  --  Frindle
  • For sale, Double Muscadine Hulls, Road to Dublin, Starry Sky, Strange Spider Web, Hands All Around, Double Wedding Ring.
    Eudora Welty  --  The Collected Stories of Eudora Welty
  • Max read the letter twice, grinning as he imagined his friend's Dublin lilt bouncing over each word and syllable.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Maelstrom
  • "I was speaking to the Senate of Rome, not to the rabble of Dublin, sir," Colonel Reynolds said to me without a trace of humor in his voice.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Lords of Discipline
  • Maybe it was a pub in Dublin.
    Sylvia Plath  --  The Bell Jar
  • Cynthia bellowed, clamping a hand over Connor's mouth to interrupt an unintelligible stream of Dublin slang.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Hound of Rowan
  • He remarked that Paris was awfully jolly, but that for real, thorough-paced entertainment it was nothing to Dublin.
    Henry James  --  The American
  • Actually, he looked the way Bono would if he had chosen to become a successful doctor in Dublin or Cork, or right here in Los Angeles.
    James Patterson  --  Kiss the Girls
  • She knew from some lost magazine article that in Dublin were innovators called The Irish Players.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Main Street
  • I told him No, not of any great consequence, but what might be done as well by letter from Dublin.
    Daniel Defoe  --  Moll Flanders
  • And this was not the only contradiction to the Dublin-black-shawl motif.
    J.D. Salinger  --  Franny and Zooey
  • Not Oxford, Cambridge, Durham, Dublin or Glasgow.
    George Bernard Shaw  --  Man And Superman
  • He heard of the Strong Muldoon and tracked him down, taking train from Dublin, then a local bus, and at last Shank's Mares.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Glory Road
  • In Belfast or Dublin, people say the same thing: make the agreement work.
    Tony Blair  --  First Address to Irish Parliament From a British PM

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