orangeman : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a member of a society founded in Ireland in 1795 to uphold Protestantism and the British sovereign
- Padraig Pearse in Atlantic Online
Pearse said, "I think the Orangeman with the rifle a much less ridiculous figure than the Nationalist without a rifle."
- Tony Blair in Irish Times
In a curious way, Bertie and I symbolise the past - him from a staunch Irish republican background, me whose maternal grandfather was an Orangeman living in Donegal. Yet today, we are friends and partners and close neighbours,the British...