Definition of Shannon in English:


Syllabification: Shan·non
Pronunciation: /ˈSHanən
  • 1The longest river in Ireland. It rises in County Leitrim near Lough Allen and flows 240 miles (390 km) south and then west to its estuary on the Atlantic Ocean.
  • 1.1An international airport in the Republic of Ireland, situated on the Shannon River west of Limerick.

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody