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Definition of Shamrock

Shamrock
Shamrock Sham"rock, n. [L. seamrog, seamar, trefoil, white clover, white honeysuckle; akin to Gael. seamrag.] (Bot.) A trifoliate plant used as a national emblem by the Irish. The legend is that St. Patrick once plucked a leaf of it for use in illustrating the doctrine of the trinity. Note: The original plant was probably a kind of wood sorrel (Oxalis Acetocella); but now the name is given to the white clover (Trifolium repens), and the black medic (Medicago lupulina).

Meaning of Shamrock from wikipedia

- A shamrock is a young sprig, used as a symbol of Ireland. Saint Patrick, Ireland's patron saint, is said to have used it as a metaphor for the Christian...
- Kenneth Wayne Shamrock (born Kenneth Wayne Kilpatrick; February 11, 1964) is an American bare-knuckle boxing promoter, semi-retired professional wrestler...
- Shamrock or Shamrocks may refer to: Shamrock, a three leaf clover (or sometimes other plants with similar leaves) that is a symbol of Ireland Oxalis regnellii...
- Frank Shamrock (born Frank Alisio Juarez, III; December 8, 1972) is a retired American professional mixed martial artist. Shamrock was the first to hold...
- Shamrock Rovers Football Club (Irish: ****ann Peile Ruagairí na Seamróige) is an Irish ****ociation football club based in Tallaght, South Dublin. The club's...
- Shamrock Farms is a dairy company in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. Its mascot is a cow named "Roxie." Founded in 1922, Shamrock Farms is the largest...
- variants of the Shamrock Shake including the Shamrock Chocolate Shake, the Shamrock Chocolate Chip Frappé, the Shamrock Mocha, and the Shamrock Hot Chocolate...
- Canada, United Kingdom, and the Caribbean under the Valero, Diamond Shamrock, Shamrock, Ultramar, Beacon, and Texaco brands. Valero was created on January...
- year, the Shane Shamrock Memorial Cup is held as a tribute to him. Despite sharing an in-ring last name, he is not related to Ken Shamrock (who was born...
- Shamrock Holdings is the firm founded as the Roy E. Disney family investment firm and the Disney family remains a key investor. Roy was its chairman, and...
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