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Here's a list of all the Irish slang that Jamie Dornan translated for Vanity Fair
# Jamie Dornan
# Jamie Dornan

Here's a list of all the Irish slang that Jamie Dornan translated for Vanity Fair

Nov 21st 2018, 9:12 AM 17,648 Views 0 Comments

“Boys a dear, dears a boy.”

Irish people, it is time to stop using the word 'jizz' to mean 'get up and go'
# Jizz It Up
# Jizz It Up

Irish people, it is time to stop using the word 'jizz' to mean 'get up and go'

Jun 13th 2017, 5:47 PM 11,372 Views 7 Comments

Gerry Adams announced today in the Dáil that he would miss Enda Kenny’s ‘jizz’. He did.

12 pieces of Irish slang we need the world to know about
# Slang Time
# Slang Time

12 pieces of Irish slang we need the world to know about

Sep 25th 2016, 9:30 PM 7,677 Views 1 Comment

Watch and learn.

Tyra Banks unintentionally said 'gowl' on TV and it's gold
# Irish Slang
# Irish Slang

Tyra Banks unintentionally said 'gowl' on TV and it's gold

Apr 21st 2016, 2:12 PM 5,935 Views 0 Comments

What a time to be alive.

17 words that have a completely different meaning if you grew up in Ireland
# Sketch
# Sketch

17 words that have a completely different meaning if you grew up in Ireland

Mar 8th 2016, 1:42 PM 37,823 Views 16 Comments

“The bang off that yoke”.

13 Irish slang words we need the world to know about
# Gobshite
# Gobshite

13 Irish slang words we need the world to know about

Feb 1st 2016, 1:12 PM 117,889 Views 9 Comments

Get familiar.

A definitive ranking of Irish slang words for penis
# Schlongford
# Schlongford

A definitive ranking of Irish slang words for penis

Aug 25th 2015, 6:10 PM 28,699 Views 12 Comments

From worst to best.

Which Old Irish Slang Word Should You Use Every Day?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Which Old Irish Slang Word Should You Use Every Day?

Jul 19th 2015, 1:00 PM 11,442 Views 2 Comments

Get in here now and take this important quiz.

5 alternative names for your bottle of Buckfast
# Get Bucky
# Get Bucky

5 alternative names for your bottle of Buckfast

Jul 14th 2015, 2:29 PM 10,121 Views 3 Comments

Lurgan Champagne.

10 Irish slang words that need to be added to the dictionary right now
# Morto
# Morto

10 Irish slang words that need to be added to the dictionary right now

Jun 12th 2015, 2:47 PM 35,968 Views 9 Comments

This is *our* language – the world needs to know about it.

There was some gobshite on Countdown yesterday
# Klassy
# Klassy

There was some gobshite on Countdown yesterday

Apr 28th 2015, 7:39 AM 8,789 Views 0 Comments

Use it in a sentence.

9 of the mildest (but most cutting) Irish insults
# Ye Tick
# Ye Tick

9 of the mildest (but most cutting) Irish insults

Mar 16th 2015, 1:00 PM 26,219 Views 8 Comments

Please. Be gentle.

10 exceptionally questionable bits of 'Irish slang' found online
# Ah Bisto
# Ah Bisto

10 exceptionally questionable bits of 'Irish slang' found online

Feb 20th 2015, 9:30 PM 17,335 Views 19 Comments

This is how we talk, apparently.

14 words and phrases that have a totally different meaning in Dublin
# The Fair City
# The Fair City

14 words and phrases that have a totally different meaning in Dublin

Jan 25th 2015, 9:30 AM 117,816 Views 121 Comments

Excuse me, what does that mean? “Ask me bollix.”

Aaron Paul tackles essential Irish slang... and fails miserably
# Yeah B*tch
# Yeah B*tch

Aaron Paul tackles essential Irish slang... and fails miserably

Jan 12th 2015, 4:30 PM 30,111 Views 17 Comments

Three words: Not a notion.

Hapless American tourists attempt to act out typical Irish conversations
# Edna Kennedy
# Edna Kennedy

Hapless American tourists attempt to act out typical Irish conversations

Jan 8th 2015, 6:35 PM 5,104 Views 0 Comments

“Can’t believe Edna Kennedy is still Toysick.”

Viper Higgins' latest video is going viral in America and they love his Mayo slang
# The Viper
# The Viper

Viper Higgins' latest video is going viral in America and they love his Mayo slang

Nov 18th 2014, 11:19 AM 12,181 Views 2 Comments

Shneaky.

12 words and phrases that have a totally different meaning in Cork
# Gatting
# Gatting

12 words and phrases that have a totally different meaning in Cork

Nov 9th 2014, 8:15 PM 117,293 Views 90 Comments

“You’re the bop off her!”

12 words and phrases that have a totally different meaning in the Midlands
# Feek
# Feek

12 words and phrases that have a totally different meaning in the Midlands

Oct 19th 2014, 6:00 PM 59,757 Views 46 Comments

Did you get anything off her?

Watch 12 hapless tourists struggling to translate Irish slang
# A Few Scoops
# A Few Scoops

Watch 12 hapless tourists struggling to translate Irish slang

Sep 25th 2014, 1:00 PM 32,963 Views 33 Comments

“If I had a garden full of Mickeys?”

11 words and phrases that have a totally different meaning in the West of Ireland
# Weshtlife
# Weshtlife

11 words and phrases that have a totally different meaning in the West of Ireland

Sep 20th 2014, 8:15 PM 104,529 Views 96 Comments

Going lushin’ tonight, lad?

9 things people from Limerick are sick of hearing
# Limsick
# Limsick

9 things people from Limerick are sick of hearing

Jul 13th 2014, 8:15 PM 57,047 Views 73 Comments

A boy the kid!

An American guesses what Irish slang words mean
# Gowl
# Gowl

An American guesses what Irish slang words mean

Jun 28th 2014, 10:50 AM 9,055 Views 2 Comments

Holliers, ride, gee-eyed… so confused.

8 very interesting origins of Irish slang words
# Geebag
# Geebag

8 very interesting origins of Irish slang words

May 25th 2014, 8:15 PM 126,793 Views 72 Comments

Those words. The good ones. Where do they come from?

Jason Byrne was NOT referring to Travellers when he said 'knackers' on the Late Late
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# Irish Slang

Jason Byrne was NOT referring to Travellers when he said 'knackers' on the Late Late

May 7th 2014, 4:23 PM 36,023 Views 108 Comments

The BAI agreed with RTÉ that the word has a broader meaning.

8 things you're definitely sick of hearing by now
# Annoying
# Annoying

8 things you're definitely sick of hearing by now

Dec 28th 2013, 9:30 AM 31,185 Views 28 Comments

Deck the halls with – SHUT UP.

"Lend us a rubber": 7 Irish phrases that will confuse visitors
# Meet Me Mate
# Meet Me Mate

"Lend us a rubber": 7 Irish phrases that will confuse visitors

May 14th 2013, 6:00 PM 49,242 Views 147 Comments

Will you meet me mate?

“Ara look at the poor craythur” – a dictionary of odd Irish words
# Totally Cat
# Totally Cat

“Ara look at the poor craythur” – a dictionary of odd Irish words

Oct 21st 2012, 11:00 AM 46,625 Views 56 Comments

Woejus, cat, quare… they’re all here.