Share this entry

Share this page

Enniskillen

Line breaks: En¦nis|kil¦len
Pronunciation: /ˌɛnɪsˈkɪlɪn/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of Enniskillen in English:

A town in Northern Ireland; population 15,600 (est. 2009). The old spelling Inniskilling is preserved as a regimental name in the British army, commemorating the defence of Enniskillen by its townsmen against the supporters of the deposed King James II in 1689.

Definition of Enniskillen in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day boscage
Pronunciation: ˈbɒskɪdʒ
noun
a mass of trees or shrubs