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1) Aran. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Aran, (a´ran) (KEY) , in the Bible, descendant of Seir the Horite....

2) Aran Islands. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Aran Islands, (ar´n) (KEY) , 18 sq mi (47 sq km), Co. Galway, W Republic of Ireland, in Galway Bay. The three islands are Inishmore (the largest), Inisheer, and Inishmaan....

3) Aran Islands. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Three small islands of western Ireland at the entrance to Galway Bay. They are the site of many prehistoric and early Christian remains....

4) Ad'aran'. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...according to the Parsee superstition, is a sacred fire less holy than that called Behram (q.v.). 1...

5) Aldeb'aran. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...In astronomy, the star called the Bull s eye in the constellation Taurus. (Arabic al the, debaran.) 1...

6) Cambrian Mountains. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Cambrian Mountains, (kam´bren) (KEY) , rugged upland plateau occupying most of Wales; Aran Fawddwy (2,970 ft/905 m) is the highest point in the mountains. The area...

7) O'Flaherty, Liam. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...O Flaherty, Liam, (le´m ofla´hrte) (KEY) , 1897-1984, Irish novelist, b. Aran Islands, Co. Galway. Many of his realistic novels have a compassionate interest in troubled...

8) Galway Bay. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Atlantic Ocean, 30 mi (48 km) long, W Republic of Ireland, in counties Galway and Clare. The Aran Islands protect its entrance. Numerous islands dot the Galway Bay,...

9) bleak 1. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: bleakˇer, bleakˇest1a. Gloomy and somber: Life in the Aran Islands has always been bleak and difficult (John Millington Synge). b. Providing no encouragement;...

10) Aranda, Pedro Pablo Abarca de Bolea, conde de. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Aranda, Pedro Pablo Abarca de Bolea, conde de, (pa´thro pa´blo abar´ka tha bola´a kon´da tha aran´da) (KEY) , 1718-98, Spanish statesman. He distinguished himself...

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