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Definition of Irish adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Irish

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈaɪrɪʃ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈaɪrɪʃ//
 
 
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of or connected with Ireland, its people or its language Word Origin Middle English: from Old English Īr- (stem of Īras ‘the Irish’ and Īrland ‘Ireland’, obscurely related to Hibernian) + -ish.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Irish