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Tir-na-nog Line breaks: Tir-na-nog
Pronunciation: /ˌtɪənanˈəʊɡ/ /ˌtʲir nə ˈnoʊɡ/

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Irish Mythology

Definition of Tir-na-nog in English:

A land of perpetual youth, the Irish equivalent of Elysium.

Origin

Irish, literally 'land of the young'.

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