irishman irishman  /ˈaɪ rɪʃ mən/


  • (n) a man who is a native or inhabitant of Ireland


  1. Massive outpouring of support as $65,000 raised for family of hit-and-run victim Kevin Bell

    Friends of Kevin Bell , the young Irishman killed by a hit and run driver in The Bronx, have raised over $50,000 for his family in a single night in his home town of Newry, County Down.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Irish Central

  2. Newcastle confirms Joe Kinnear's return

    NEWCASTLE, England — Newcastle has appointed Joe Kinnear as the Premier League club's new director of football on a three-year contract. The 66-year-old Irishman left Newcastle in 2009 after a heart attack. He had been the club's interim manager following the departure of Kevin Keegan. He is coming back to work alongside current manager Alan Pardew and has promised not to interfere with team ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  3. Weird news photo quiz

    Machine-smashing men. A chilly Irishman. For each of these five curious images, select the caption that best completes the photo
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Week via Yahoo! News


  1. Cowen said Kennedy was "our most special Irishman."
    on Mar 16, 2009 By: Brian Cowen Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Joe Biden, who's in South Africa attending the World Cup, on the US team: "In the spirit of a genuine Irishman, we are going to beat England," he said.
    on Jun 11, 2010 By: Joe Biden Source: Huffington Post (blog)

  3. "While I believe I'm good enough to play Test cricket for England, I've decided taken the decision now to try and play for Ireland again," Joyce said. "I'ma born and bred Irishman."
    on May 24, 2010 By: Ed Joyce Source: CITY A.M.

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