Definition of Irish. Meaning of Irish. Synonyms of Irish

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Irish. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Irish and, of course, Irish synonyms and on the right images related to the word Irish.

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

- Look up Irish in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Irish may refer to: Someone or something of, from, or related to: Ireland, an island situated off the...
- 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...
- Ireland (Irish: Éire [ˈeːɾʲə] (listen)), also known as the Republic of Ireland (Poblacht na hÉireann), is a country in north-western Europe consisting...
- Irish (Standard Irish: Gaeilge) [ˈɡeːlʲɟə], also known as Gaelic, is a Goidelic language of the Insular Celtic branch of the Celtic language family, which...
- independent Ireland. Today, the former generally see themselves as British and the latter generally see themselves as Irish, while a Northern Irish or Ulster...
- of Irish nationalism, and disputes within Ireland over the terms of Irish Home Rule, led eventually to the partition of the island in 1921. The Irish Free...
- Great Famine (Irish: an Gorta Mór [ənˠ ˈɡɔɾˠt̪ˠə ˈmˠoːɾˠ]), also known as the Great Hunger, the Famine (mostly within Ireland) or the Irish Potato Famine...
- Irish Americans or Hiberno-Americans (Irish: Gael-Mheiriceánaigh) are Americans who have full or partial ancestry from Ireland. About 32 million Americans...
- Irish nationalism is a nationalist political movement which, in its broadest sense, ****erts that the people of Ireland should govern Ireland as a sovereign...