County Donegal

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County Donegal
Irish: Contae Dhún na nGall / Contae Thír Chonaill
Coontie Dunnygal / Coontie Dinnygal

Coat of arms
Motto: Mutuam habeatis caritatem  (Latin)
'(Maintain among you) Mutual Love (or Charity)'
Location in Ireland
Coordinates: 54°55′01″N 8°00′00″W / 54.917°N 8.000°W / 54.917; -8.000Coordinates: 54°55′01″N 8°00′00″W / 54.917°N 8.000°W / 54.917; -8.000
Country Ireland
Province Ulster
Dáil Éireann Donegal North–East,
Donegal South–West
County seat Lifford
Government
 • Type County Council
Area
 • Total 4,841 km2 (1,869 sq mi)
Area rank  (4th)
Population (2011) 160,927
 • Rank  (10th)
Code DL

Coontie Dunnygal[1][2] and Coontie Dinnygal[3] are Ulster Scots spellings.

Donegal is a county in Ulster, Ireland. It is north of Leitrim and east of Northern Ireland.

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