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Ely

[ee-lee for 1, 2; ee-lahy for 3] /ˈi li for 1, 2; ˈi laɪ for 3/
noun
1.
Isle of, a former administrative county in E England: now part of Cambridgeshire.
2.
a town on this island: medieval cathedral.
3.
a male given name.
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Ely

/ˈiːlɪ/
noun
1.
a cathedral city in E England, in E Cambridgeshire on the River Ouse. Pop: 13 954 (2001)
2.
a former county of E England, part of Cambridgeshire since 1965
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