Usage note
This word must be preceded by the definite article in the sense shown in 1).
proper noun
1. (river) 
a. Shannon 
El río Shannon pasa por la ciudad irlandensa de Limerick y desemboca en el mar.The Shannon river flows through the city of Limerick and into the sea.
2. (name) 
a. Shannon 
Mi madre es irlandesa y se llama Shannon, como su madre y su abuela.My mother is Irish and her name is Shannon, after her mother and grandmother.
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