Ireland and Northern Ireland
"Ireland" and "Northern Ireland" are the two
jurisdictionson the island of Ireland.
Ireland is the name of the state with jurisdiction over the southern and western five-sixths of the island. It has the additional description, "The
Republic of Ireland. Northern Irelandis that part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Irelandthat has jurisdiction over the remaining (north-eastern) one-sixth of the island.
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Counties of Ireland
Counties of Northern Ireland
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