Limerick

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Anglicized form of Irish Luimneach.

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Limerick (countable and uncountable, plural Limericks)

  1. A county of Ireland.
  2. A city in County Limerick.
  3. A habitational surname from Irish.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Limerick is the 38582nd most common surname in the United States, belonging to 573 individuals. Limerick is most common among White (81.68%) and Black/African American (13.09%) individuals.

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Limerick.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɪməʁɪk/
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Proper noun[edit]

Limerick n (proper noun, genitive Limericks or (optionally with an article) Limerick)

  1. Limerick (a county of Ireland)
  2. Limerick (a city in County Limerick)