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# irish-words - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

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

Mar 8th 2016, 1:42 PM 42,978 Views 16 Comments

“The bang off that yoke”.

# irish-words - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

16 tweets that will make no sense to anyone outside Ireland
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# Me Hoop

16 tweets that will make no sense to anyone outside Ireland

Feb 9th 2016, 1:16 PM 17,882 Views 4 Comments

“Where do ye snake the naggin?”.

# irish-words - Sunday 28 June, 2015

A fascinating – and often hilarious – translation of Irish words and phrases
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A fascinating – and often hilarious – translation of Irish words and phrases

Jun 28th 2015, 8:45 AM 1,118 Views 22 Comments

‘Irish Illusions – A Working Glossary’ was written by David E. Tatham of the British Embassy in Dublin during the early 1980s.

# irish-words - Saturday 11 April, 2015

7 Irish words and phrases that English just can't match
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# As Gaeilge

7 Irish words and phrases that English just can't match

Apr 11th 2015, 1:00 PM 30,803 Views 3 Comments

A tense silence? “The slumber of the sneaky pig.”

# irish-words - Friday 6 March, 2015

7 Irish words that don't exist in English
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# Liudraman

7 Irish words that don't exist in English

Mar 6th 2015, 1:08 PM 77,016 Views 9 Comments

Bit of plámás, be grand.

# irish-words - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Begorrah sure I'll take one of your Irish accents
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# Woejus

Begorrah sure I'll take one of your Irish accents

Dec 13th 2012, 12:24 PM 3,280 Views 1 Comment

*Sheep sold separately.