Meaning of Drogheda


Pronunciation: (drô'i-du), [key]
— n.
  1. a seaport in the NE Republic of Ireland, near the mouth of the Boyne River: the town was captured by Cromwell in 1649 and its garrisons as well as many male inhabitants put to the sword. 23,173.
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