irish irish  /ˈaɪ rɪʃ/


  1. (n) people of Ireland or of Irish extraction
  2. (n) whiskey made in Ireland chiefly from barley
  3. (n) the Celtic language of Ireland
  4. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of Ireland or its people


  1. Irish Mist fades into history in Troy

    Irish Mist fades into history in Troy Times Union Copyright 2013 Times Union. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 9:25 am, Thursday, June 13, 2013 Troy When Don Russell opened his new restaurant, the Irish Mist, on the edge of the Poestenkill a dozen years ago, it was on the strength of promises by city officials that he'd be ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Albany Times Union

  2. Irish road bowling set in two locations

    Enjoy Irish road bowling Saturday and Sunday at Blackwater Falls State Park and Canaan Valley Resort State Park. The sport was played by troops in West Virginia during the Civil War. Players hurl a 28-ounce iron and steel cannonball down a country lane. Th...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Charleston Daily Mail

  3. Irish PM: Abortion activists send letters in blood

    DUBLIN (AP) — Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny says anti-abortion activists in his predominantly Roman Catholic country are inundating his office with threatening packages and letters condemning him as a baby-killer, some written in blood.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News


  1. "Naturally I feel embarrassed at the way that we won and feel extremely sorry for the Irish who definitely deserve to be in South Africa," Henry added. "I have said at the time and I will say again that 'yes' I handled the ball. I am not a...
    on Nov 20, 2009 By: Thierry Henry Source: CNN

  2. He added: "I've loved every minute of my rugby career with Leicester, England and the British & Irish Lions. I would like to thank the club and medical staff for their help in my time at Leicester and thank all of my colleagues and the fans who have...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Harry Ellis Source: The Press Association

  3. "Dan Rooney is an unwavering supporter of Irish peace, culture and education, and I have every confidence that he and Secretary Clinton will ensure America's continued close and unique partnership with Ireland in the years ahead," Obama said in...
    on Mar 17, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source:

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