how to pronounce ulster


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ulster is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of ulster


  1. The northern province of Ireland, made up of all six Northern Irish counties and three counties in the Republic of Ireland.
  2. The six counties that make up Northern Ireland.


  1. Alternative form of ulster (“men's heavy overcoat").
  2. A long, loose overcoat made of wool or other rough material, often called a greatcoat, which sometimes features an attached shoulder cape covering the back and sleeves, and which can sometimes be buttoned in front.

ulster frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word ulster occurs in english on average 1.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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