Definition of Irish. Meaning of Irish. Synonyms of Irish

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Definition of Irish

Irish
Irish I*rish", n. sing. & pl. 1. pl. The natives or inhabitants of Ireland, esp. the Celtic natives or their descendants. 2. The language of the Irish; the Hiberno-Celtic. 3. An old game resembling backgammon.

Meaning of Irish from wikipedia

- people born in Ireland and people who hold Irish citizenship Irish may also refer to: Irish Cr**** (Kansas), a stream in Kansas Irish Cr**** (South Dakota)...
- horse racing, golf, and boxing. The names Ireland and Éire derive from Old Irish Ériu, a goddess in Irish mythology first recorded in the ninth century...
- The Irish (Irish: Muintir na hÉireann or Na hÉireannaigh) are an ethnic group and nation native to the island of Ireland, who share a common history and...
- Irish (Gaeilge in Standard Irish), sometimes referred to as Gaelic, is a Goidelic language of the Insular Celtic branch of the Celtic language family,...
- areas in the west and south of Ireland, where the Irish language was dominant, the period was contemporaneously known in Irish as an Drochshaol, loosely translated...
- The Irish War of Independence (Irish: Cogadh na Saoirse) or Anglo-Irish War was a guerrilla war fought in Ireland from 1919 to 1921 between the Irish Republican...
- Peace and aspects of PESCO. The Irish name for Ireland, Éire, derives from the old Irish Ériu, the name of a goddess in Irish mythology. The 1922 state, comprising...
- Irish Travellers (Irish: na lucht siúil, meaning "the walking people"), also known as Pavees or Mincéirs (Shelta: Mincéirí) are a traditionally peripatetic...
- the Irish Volunteers and the Irish Citizen Army, later reinforced by Irishmen, formerly in the British Army in World War I, who returned to Ireland to...
- Irish Americans or Hiberno Americans (Irish: Gael-Mheiriceánaigh) are Americans who have full or partial ancestry from Ireland. About 32 million Americans...