a district in central Northern Ireland, in Co Antrim. Pop: 59 516 (2003 est). Area: 634 sq km (247 sq miles)
Several were convinced of sin, and the work of the Spirit of God went forward in ballymena.
The Life of Trust: Being a Narrative of the Lord’s Dealings With George Mller George Mller
And at the railroad station in ballymena he hazarded a look at Alan Donn.
The Wind Bloweth Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne
The devil fly away with ballymena, and the Macluskys along with it!
Real Life In London, Volumes I. and II. Pierce Egan
They walked to the foot of the “loanie” and then turned along the ballymena road.
Changing Winds St. John G. Ervine
ballymena and County Wicklow are said to have been the chief birth-places of these Terriers.
Sporting Dogs Frank Townend Barton
My father was from ballymena and my mother was from Cork, a solution which no chemistry could cure.
St. Cuthbert’s Robert E. Knowles
ballymena is a smart looking place, trig and trim, thriving and well-liking, a place to look upon and live.
Ireland as It Is Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
At Gracehill, near ballymena, he will find the remains of a settlement.
History of the Moravian Church J. E. Hutton
Then there is the brisk trade in such towns as Newtownards, Lisburn, ballymena, &c.
The Land-War In Ireland (1870) James Godkin
We are told that this occurred in the mountain of Llemish near ballymena.
Wanderings in Ireland Michael Myers Shoemaker
noun a district in N Northern Ireland, in Co Antrim. Pop: 27 809 (2003 est). Area: 417 sq km (161 sq miles)
bullyrag. Historical Examples I hope this will be a lesson to you, Doyle, and will teach you not to ballyrag your customers in future. General John Regan George A. Birmingham verb -rags, -ragging, -ragged a variant of bullyrag
- Balm of gilead
any of several plants of the genus Commiphora, especially C. opobalsamum and C. meccanensis, which yield a fragrant oleoresin. Also called Mecca balsam. the resin itself, a turbid yellow, green, or brownish-red water-insoluble gluey liquid, used chiefly in perfumery. a hybrid North American poplar, Populus gileadensis, cultivated as a shade tree. noun any of several […]
any of various oily, fragrant, resinous substances, often of medicinal value, exuding from certain plants, especially tropical trees of the genus Commiphora. a plant or tree yielding such a substance. any aromatic or fragrant ointment. aromatic fragrance; sweet odor: the balm of orange blossoms. any of various aromatic plants of the mint family, especially those […]