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Counties of Ireland

Can you guess all the counties in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland?
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First submittedFebruary 12, 2013
Last updatedNovember 3, 2018
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Leinster
Carlow
Dublin
Kildare
Kilkenny
Laois
Longford
Louth
Meath
Offaly
Westmeath
Wexford
Wicklow
Munster
Clare
Cork
Kerry
Limerick
Tipperary
Waterford
Connaught
Galway
Leitrim
Mayo
Roscommon
Sligo
Ulster
Antrim
Armagh
Cavan
Derry /
Londonderry
Donegal
Down
Fermanagh
Monaghan
Tyrone
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level 83
Mar 18, 2013
It's a long way to Tipperary...
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level 66
Aug 16, 2016
It's a long way to go!
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level 49
Apr 18, 2013
In the interests of fairness County Londonderry should also be accepted...
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level 19
Apr 27, 2013
Oh dear.
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level 27
Aug 17, 2013
It says counties of Ireland. I guess maybe it should specify republic of Ireland but I think most people wouldn't include british occupied territory as Ireland.
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level 49
Sep 5, 2013
'British occupied territory'? Don't make me laugh son. Northern Ireland is an integral part of the United Kingdom because a majority of the population within Northern Ireland wish it and have expressed this wish via the democratic process. Further, the Good Friday Agreement - which enshrines this right of self-determination - was passed in referenda undertaken in both Northern Ireland AND the Republic of Ireland. If it were to be transferred to the Republic against the wishes of the people of Northern Ireland it would be 'Irish occupied territory'.
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level 72
Oct 17, 2016
I agree with your comments regarding the Good Friday Agreement, however you are dismissing the history of the island of Ireland completely. If Northern Ireland were transferred back to Ireland, for any reason, it would never ever be considered "Irish occupied territory." To say otherwise makes you an ignorant fool. I'm sure the people of Northern Ireland would take that vote back now if they could, given Brexit.
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level 54
Feb 2, 2017
If it were transferred then it wouldn't be Irish occupied because it was transferred. If it were transferred to Norway then it wouldn't be Norwegian occupied, either; it'd be part of Norway. Occupation is "the action, state, or period of occupying or being occupied by military force" and unless you're some kind of anarchist, I think it's accepted that NIreland is not being occupied, nor would it be if it became part of Ireland most likely.
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level 43
Nov 28, 2018
I'm just gonna put this in here....didn't the british stick non-irish people in northern ireland which ended up meaning the majority of people were not irish and therefore didn't want to be in Ireland?
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level 56
Mar 28, 2019
The quiz is about the island of Ireland, the political situation of the island is not of relevance to this quiz.
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level 3
Aug 23, 2013
Although Londonderry is on the map of Ireland, It is not considered part of Ireland as Northern Ireland is under the British Rule?
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level 49
Sep 5, 2013
It depends if you mean 'Ireland' to mean the whole island - which it is in a purely geographical sense - or 'Ireland' to refer to the Republic of Ireland, which uses the former name (i.e. without the 'Republic') as its official name.
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level 67
Nov 4, 2016
Look up 'Democracy' in the Dictionary.
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level 39
Aug 29, 2014
the london is silent
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level 66
Mar 17, 2016
Which can never be said about the actual city bearing that name. Loud hooligans!
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level 33
May 6, 2015
Derry is the name of the county, while Londonderry is the official name for the second largest city in Northern Ireland.
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level 20
Jul 28, 2018
Legally, the city and county are called "Londonderry", while the local government district containing the city is called "Derry and Strabane" - Wikipedia
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level 38
Aug 29, 2019
You can go there yourself and tell them that!
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level 45
Mar 5, 2014
To Keith ruffles Tiocfaidh ar la
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level 83
Nov 14, 2014
Oh my God! They Kilkenny!
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level 46
May 2, 2015
finished with just 5 seconds left
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level 62
Oct 16, 2015
yipee, a map! thanks, love the maps.
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level 76
Jan 8, 2016
I got a couple more thanks to my son who did a study-abroad semester in Ireland, with classes in Dingle, Donegal, Dublin, and Derry. (The alliteration helped me remember them ten years later.)
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level 80
Mar 17, 2016
Kiss me, I'm Jewish. I mean Irish.
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level 55
Mar 18, 2016
Westmeath was the only one I didn't get, after getting Meath!
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level 57
Mar 19, 2016
Yay I got 1
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level 16
Mar 3, 2018
You got 1 right?
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level 67
Dec 14, 2016
Good quiz, if you enjoyed this try my ...... 'Walk the Coast of Ireland - Name the Counties'
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level 40
Feb 2, 2017
I'm surprised (and impressed) that so many people get Dongeal.
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level 43
Nov 28, 2018
I remember it because it is part of Ulster but not part of the UK.
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level 49
Sep 30, 2019
i got it from sean macguire
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level 20
May 13, 2017
DAMMIT I ALWAYS FORGET LEITRIM
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level 50
Jul 31, 2017
My Grandad is from a small village in Kilkenny called Kilmacow... which always made me chuckle :')
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level 56
Mar 25, 2019
Haha, found it! https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/Narrabaun+South,+Kilmacow,+Co.+Kilkenny,+Ireland/@52.3130146,-7.1797255,16.25z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x4842cf7dc0c17347:0xa00c7a997318920!8m2!3d52.3123573!4d-7.1769117
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level 60
Aug 16, 2017
I could be wrong, but I don't remember Cavan or Donegal being part of Ulster (I'd be very worried if they were).
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level 56
Sep 26, 2017
They are part of Ulster, but not part of Northern Ireland (there is a difference)
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level 65
Mar 31, 2018
There are 9 counties in the province of Ulster. Cavan, Monaghan and Donegal are in the Republic of Ireland whilst the other 6 make up Northern Ireland.
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level 56
Sep 26, 2017
Offaly difficult...
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level 73
Nov 20, 2017
Same quiz but in Alphabetical Order
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level 22
Jul 7, 2018
you know you know nothing about ireland when you just get offaly and kildare ._.
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level 20
Jul 28, 2018
You got Offaly and Kildare.... but not Dublin????
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level 48
Jan 17, 2019
Good ole' County Louth, where book is pronounced boooook (think moon)
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level 16
Mar 17, 2019
nice quiz.