Duhaime's Law Dictionary United Kingdom Definition: England and Wales with Scotland (forming Great Britain), and Northern Ireland. Related Terms: Great Britain, Dominion According to Strouds: "The United Kingdom is a union of England and Wales with Scotland, forming Great Britain, and Northern Ireland." REFERENCES: Greenberg, Daniel, and Millbrook, Alexandra, Stroud's Dictionary of Words and Phrases, 6th Edition (London: Sweet & Maxwell, 2000), volume 3, page 2769. Laws in Wales Act 1536 Union With Scotland Act 1706 Union With Ireland Act 1800 Government of Ireland Act 1920 Categories & Topics: Duhaime's International Law Dictionary Scots Law Dictionary Always looking up definitions? Save time with our search provider (modern browsers only) If you find an error or omission in Duhaime's Law Dictionary, or if you have suggestion for a legal term, we'd love to hear from you!