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Synonyms for Irish

Hibernian

Synonyms for Irish

people of Ireland or of Irish extraction

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whiskey made in Ireland chiefly from barley

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The first is, that the federal legislature will possess a part only of that supreme legislative authority which is vested completely in the British Parliament; and which, with a few exceptions, was exercised by the colonial assemblies and the Irish legislature.
He heard their grumbling Irish voices through a dream; and as they stripped the sack from their sad merchandise he leaned dozing, with his shoulder propped against the wall; he had to shake himself to find the men their money.
But on this day they sighted the Irish coast and Fastnet Light.
Across the Channel, across the Irish Sea, across the Atlantic, corn, bread, and meat were tearing to our relief.
I remember when you an' that Irish feller--" He stopped and laughed again.
Elizabeth, easy and unaffected, had been listened to with much more pleasure, though not playing half so well; and Mary, at the end of a long concerto, was glad to purchase praise and gratitude by Scotch and Irish airs, at the request of her younger sisters, who, with some of the Lucases, and two or three officers, joined eagerly in dancing at one end of the room.
exclaimed De Guiche, "you must understand that this is one of those wandering brothers, who go begging on the high road until some day a benefice falls down from Heaven on them; they are mostly foreigners -- Scotch, Irish or Danish.
Nothing was more common than to see a lot of likely Irish girls advertised for sale in the newspapers.
An alarm Crow Indians Their appearance Mode of approach Their vengeful errand Their curiosity Hostility between the Crows and Blackfeet Loving conduct of the Crows Laramie's Fork First navigation of the Nebraska Great elevation of the country Rarity of the atmosphere Its effect on the wood-work of wagons Black Hills Their wild and broken scenery Indian dogs Crow trophies Sterile and dreary country Banks of the Sweet Water Buffalo hunting Adventure of Tom Cain the Irish cook
Milesian = slang for Irish, from Milesius, mythical Spanish conqueror of Ireland; Evreux = town in Normandy, France; a D'Uzes = a member of an ancient noble family in southern France}
Or are you thinking of the danger for Arthur in crossing that frightful Irish Channel at this time of year?
Of course the Irish regiments in India are half mutinous as they stand.
I believe I was relating to her some ridiculous stories of an old Irish groom of my uncle's.
There's lashin's av them off the Irish coast,' sez the tramp.
It was no more than an ordinary camp marking- flag; but the regiment, always punctilious in matters of millinery, had charged it with the regimental device, the Red Bull, which is the crest of the Mavericks - the great Red Bull on a background of Irish green.