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Ireland (17,937 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

Ireland (/ˈaɪərlənd/ ( listen); Irish: Éire [ˈeːɾʲə] ( listen); Ulster-Scots: Airlann [ˈɑːrlən]) is an island in the North Atlantic. It is separated from
Republic of Ireland (15,572 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland (/ˈaɪərlənd/ ( listen); Irish: Éire [ˈeːɾʲə] ( listen)), also known as the Republic of Ireland (Poblacht na hÉireann), is a sovereign state in
Northern Ireland (14,773 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Northern Ireland (Irish: Tuaisceart Éireann [ˈt̪ˠuəʃcəɾˠt̪ˠ ˈeːɾʲən̪ˠ] ( listen); Ulster-Scots: Norlin Airlann) is a part of the United Kingdom in the
Sinéad O'Connor (7,294 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie Bernadette O'Connor (/ʃɪˈneɪd oʊˈkɒnər/; born 8 December 1966) is an Irish singer-songwriter who rose to fame in the late 1980s with her debut album
Irish language (10,805 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish (Gaeilge), also referred to as Gaelic or Irish Gaelic,[not in citation given] is a Goidelic language (Gaelic) of the Indo-European language family
Oscar Wilde (13,702 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (16 October 1854 – 30 November 1900) was a prolific Irish writer who wrote plays, fiction, essays, and poetry. After writing in different
Irish people (8,914 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish people (Irish: Muintir na hÉireann or Na hÉireannaigh) are a Celtic nation and ethnic group native to the island of Ireland, who share a common
Dublin (10,419 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dublin (/ˈdʌblɪn/, Irish: Baile Átha Cliath [blʲaːˈklʲiəh]) is the capital and largest city of Ireland. Dublin is in the province of Leinster on Ireland's
Great Famine (Ireland) (12,756 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Great Famine (Irish: an Gorta Mór, [anˠ ˈgɔɾˠt̪ˠa mˠoːɾˠ]) or the Great Hunger was a period of mass starvation, disease, and emigration in Ireland
The Troubles (15,421 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Troubles (Irish: Na Trioblóidí) was an ethno-nationalist conflict in Northern Ireland during the late 20th century. Also known internationally as
Daniel Day-Lewis (4,619 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Day-Lewis (born 29 April 1957) is an English actor who holds both British and Irish citizenship. Born and raised in London, he excelled on stage at the National
Irish Republican Army (1,576 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Republican Army (IRA) is any of several armed movements in Ireland in the 20th and 21st centuries dedicated to Irish republicanism, the belief
Michael Fassbender (3,353 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Fassbender (born 2 April 1977) is a German-born Irish actor. His feature film debut was in the fantasy war epic 300 (2007) as a Spartan warrior;
Notre Dame Fighting Irish football (26,269 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team is the intercollegiate football team representing the University of Notre Dame in Notre Dame, Indiana. The
Bono (7,028 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
OL (born 10 May 1960), known by his stage name Bono (/ˈbɒnoʊ/), is an Irish singer-songwriter, musician, venture capitalist, businessman, and philanthropist
W. B. Yeats (7,968 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1865 – 28 January 1939) was an Irish poet and one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature. A pillar of both the Irish and British literary establishments
Richard Harris (3,624 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard St John Harris (1 October 1930 – 25 October 2002) was an Irish actor and singer. He appeared on stage and in many films, appearing as Frank Machin
Irish Travellers (5,923 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish Travellers (Irish: an lucht siúil) also called pavees or pejoratively referred to as tinkers, pikeys, and gypsies, are a traditionally itinerant
Saint Patrick's Day (6,558 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint Patrick's Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick (Irish: Lá Fhéile Pádraig, "the Day of the Festival of Patrick"), is a cultural and religious celebration
Sinn Féin (9,368 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Féin (/ʃɪn ˈfeɪn/ shin-FAYN; Irish pronunciation: [ʃɪnʲ ˈfʲeːnʲ]; English: Ourselves or We Ourselves) is a left-wing Irish republican political party active
Pierce Brosnan (6,652 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pierce Brendan Brosnan, OBE (born 16 May 1953) is an Irish actor, film producer, and activist. After leaving comprehensive school at age 16, Brosnan began
Jonathan Rhys Meyers (1,747 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rhys Meyers (born Jonathan Michael Francis O'Keeffe; 27 July 1977) is an Irish actor. He is best known for his roles in the films Velvet Goldmine (1998)
James Joyce (8,431 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James Augustine Aloysius Joyce (2 February 1882 – 13 January 1941) was an Irish novelist, short story writer, and poet. He contributed to the modernist
Irish War of Independence (13,251 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish War of Independence (Irish: Cogadh na Saoirse) or Anglo-Irish War or the Tan War was a guerrilla war fought from 1919 to 1921 between the Irish
Conor McGregor (11,159 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Conor Anthony McGregor (Irish: Conchúr Antóin Mac Gréagóir; born 14 July 1988) is an Irish professional mixed martial artist and professional boxer who
Gaelic football (4,320 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaelic football (Irish: Peil Ghaelach; short name Peil or Caid), commonly referred to as football or Gaelic, is an Irish team sport. It is played between
British Isles (8,376 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland seceded from the United Kingdom after the Irish War of Independence and the subsequent Anglo-Irish Treaty (1919–1922), with six counties remaining
Saoirse Ronan (3,248 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saoirse Úna Ronan (/ˈsɜːrʃə ˈuːnə ˈroʊnən/ SUR-shə; born 12 April 1994) is an Irish and American actress. She is a two-time Academy Award nominee; receiving
Irish Americans (18,104 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish Americans (Irish: Gael-Mheiriceánaigh) are an ethnic group comprising Americans who have full or partial ancestry from Ireland, especially those
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (8,695 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
desire for an Irish Republic led to the Irish War of Independence, which resulted in Ireland seceding from the Union and forming the Irish Free State in
Countries of the United Kingdom (2,919 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
agreement on some non-devolved matters for Northern Ireland (see British–Irish Intergovernmental Conference). England, comprising the majority of the population
Cillian Murphy (6,108 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cillian Murphy (/ˈkɪliən/; born 25 May 1976) is an Irish actor of stage and screen. Since making his debut in his home country in the late 1990s, Murphy
Samuel Beckett (7,603 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Samuel Barclay Beckett (/ˈbɛkɪt/; 13 April 1906 – 22 December 1989) was an Irish avant-garde novelist, playwright, theatre director, and poet, who lived
C. S. Lewis (11,764 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Norse and Greek mythology, and later in Irish mythology and literature. He also expressed an interest in the Irish language, though there is not much evidence
Irish Free State (5,045 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Free State (Irish: Saorstát Éireann pronounced [sˠiːɾˠsˠˈt̪ˠaːt̪ˠ ˈeːɾʲən̪ˠ]; 6 December 1922 – 29 December 1937) was a state established in
Provisional Irish Republican Army (13,504 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Provisional Irish Republican Army (Provisional IRA) was an Irish republican paramilitary organization that sought to remove Northern Ireland from the
Taoiseach (2,949 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Taoiseach (/ˈtiːʃəx/ ( listen), pl. Taoisigh /ˈtiːʃi/; Irish pronunciation: [ˈt̪ˠiː.ʃəx]) is the prime minister, chief executive and head of government
Easter Rising (12,668 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Easter Rising (Irish: Éirí Amach na Cásca), also known as the Easter Rebellion, was an armed insurrection in Ireland during Easter Week, April 1916
Hurling (5,046 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hurling (Irish: iománaíocht, iomáint) is an outdoor team game of ancient Gaelic and Irish origin, administered by the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA)
Banshee (1,057 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Modern Irish bean sí, from Old Irish: ban síde, pronounced [bʲan ˈʃiːðʲe], "woman of the fairy mound" or "fairy woman") is a female spirit in Irish mythology
Phil Lynott (4,277 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Parris "Phil" Lynott (/ˈlaɪnət/; 20 August 1949 – 4 January 1986) was an Irish musician, singer and songwriter. His most commercially successful group
Vikings (TV series) (3,473 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
(seasons 4–) Jonathan Rhys Meyers as Bishop Heahmund (seasons 4–) An Irish-Canadian co-production, Vikings was developed and produced by Octagon Films
Brendan Gleeson (1,270 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brendan Gleeson (born 29 March 1955) is an Irish actor. He is the recipient of three IFTA Awards, two BIFA Awards, one Emmy Award and has been nominated
Michael Collins (Irish leader) (12,392 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Michael Collins (Irish: Mícheál Ó Coileáin; 16 October 1890 – 22 August 1922) was a soldier and politician who was a leading figure in the struggle for
Ulster (6,620 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ulster (/ˈʌlstər/; Irish: Ulaidh pronounced [ˈul̪ˠəi] or Cúige Uladh pronounced [ˈkuːɟə ˈul̪ˠə], Ulster Scots: Ulstèr or Ulster) is a province in the
Jonathan Swift (5,556 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jonathan Swift (30 November 1667 – 19 October 1745) was an Anglo-Irish satirist, essayist, political pamphleteer (first for the Whigs, then for the Tories)
Colin Farrell (6,659 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Colin James Farrell (born 31 May 1976) is an Irish actor. Farrell appeared in the RTE Irish drama Ballykissangel in 1998, made his film debut in the Tim
Michael Gambon (3,197 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Michael John Gambon CBE (born 19 October 1940) is an Irish-born English actor who has worked in theatre, television and film. Gambon has played the
Enya (7,872 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
professionally as Enya, is an Irish singer, songwriter, musician, and producer. Born into a musical family and raised in the Irish speaking area of Gweedore
Irish Civil War (9,964 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Civil War (Irish: Cogadh Cathartha na hÉireann; 28 June 1922 – 24 May 1923) was a conflict that followed the Irish War of Independence and accompanied
Bram Stoker (3,137 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Abraham "Bram" Stoker (8 November 1847 – 20 April 1912) was an Irish author, best known today for his 1897 Gothic novel Dracula. During his lifetime,
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (14,322 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wellington, KG, GCB, GCH, PC, FRS (1 May 1769 – 14 September 1852) was an Anglo-Irish soldier and statesman who was one of the leading military and political
Gaels (9,048 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Gaels (Irish pronunciation: [ɡeːlˠ], Scottish Gaelic pronunciation: [kɛː.əlˠ]; Irish: Na Gaeil, Scottish Gaelic: Na Gàidheil, Manx: Ny Gaeil) are
Leprechaun (1,677 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A leprechaun (Irish: leipreachán) is a type of fairy in Irish folklore. They are usually depicted as little bearded men, wearing a coat and hat, who partake
Caitriona Balfe (1,881 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Caitriona Balfe (/kəˈtriːnə ˈbælf/; born 4 October 1979) is an Irish actress and model. She is best known for her role as Claire Fraser in the Starz series
Galway (8,388 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Galway (/ˈɡɔːlweɪ/; Irish: Gaillimh, pronounced [ˈɡalʲɪvʲ]) is a city in the West of Ireland in the province of Connacht. Galway City Council is the local
Scottish Gaelic (7,988 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Celtic languages, Scottish Gaelic, like Modern Irish and Manx, developed out of Middle Irish. Most of modern Scotland was once Gaelic-speaking, as
Peter O'Toole (3,403 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Seamus O'Toole (/oʊˈtuːl/; 2 August 1932 – 14 December 2013) was a British-Irish stage and film actor. He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and
Montserrat (5,880 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
either Irish or of Irish descent, “so that the use of the Irish language is preserved on the island, even among the Negroes”. African slaves and Irish colonists
History of Ireland (11,746 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
either conquer or assimilate the Irish lordships into the Kingdom of Ireland provided the initial impetus for a series of Irish military campaigns between 1534
Republic of Ireland national football team (8,524 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Republic of Ireland National Football Team (Irish: Foireann peile náisiúnta Phoblacht na hÉireann) represents Ireland in association football. It
Sheamus (11,601 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stephen Farrelly (Irish: Stíofán Ó Fearghaile; born 28 January 1978) is an Irish professional wrestler and actor. He is signed to the American professional
Irish republicanism (7,427 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish republicanism (Irish: poblachtánachas Éireannach) is an ideology based on the belief that all of Ireland should be an independent republic. The development
Irish mythology (2,969 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
conversion to Christianity. However, much of it was preserved in medieval Irish literature, though it was shorn of its religious meanings. This literature
Scotch-Irish Americans (9,600 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Scotch-Irish (or Scots-Irish) Americans are American descendants of Presbyterian and other Ulster Protestant Dissenters from various parts of Ireland
Irish Wolfhound (2,667 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Wolfhound (Irish: Cú Faoil, Irish pronunciation: [ˈkuː ˈfˠiːlʲ]) is a breed of domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris), specifically a very large
Irish nationalism (5,485 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish nationalism asserts that the Irish people are a nation. Since the partition of Ireland, the term generally refers to support for a united Ireland
Éamon de Valera (11,757 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Éamon de Valera (/ˈeɪmən dɛvəˈlɛrə/; Irish pronunciation: [ˈeːmˠən̻ˠ dʲɛ ˈvˠalʲəɾʲə]; first registered as George de Valero; changed some time before 1901
Northern Ireland national football team (4,547 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
by a single side, the Ireland national football team, organised by the Irish Football Association (IFA). In 1921, the jurisdiction of the IFA was reduced
Gary Moore (2,828 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert William Gary Moore (4 April 1952 – 6 February 2011) was a Northern Irish musician, most widely recognised as a singer, songwriter, and virtuoso rock
The Irish Times (3,844 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Times is an Irish daily broadsheet newspaper launched on 29 March 1859. The editor is Paul O'Neill who succeeded Kevin O'Sullivan in 2017; the
Celtic mythology (2,365 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
lampoonery in Irish mythology, and some authors even conclude that he was trusted to be benevolent enough to tolerate jokes at his own expense. Irish tales depict
Van Morrison (16,618 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir George Ivan "Van" Morrison, OBE (born 31 August 1945) is a Northern Irish singer-songwriter, instrumentalist and producer. In 2016, he was knighted
Full breakfast (2,131 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
England (often shortened to "full English") and, therefore, as a "full Irish", "full Scottish", "full Welsh", and the "Ulster fry" in the Republic of
The Corrs (4,287 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Corrs are an Irish band that combine pop rock with traditional Irish themes within their music. The group consists of the Corr siblings, Andrea (lead
The Cranberries (2,384 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Cranberries are an Irish rock band who formed in Limerick in 1989. The band consists of lead singer Dolores O'Riordan, guitarist Noel Hogan, bassist
Whisky (6,273 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Classical Gaelic word uisce (or uisge) meaning "water" (now written as uisce in Irish Gaelic, and uisge in Scottish Gaelic). Distilled alcohol was known in Latin
Kingdom of Ireland (3,631 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Kingdom of Ireland (Classical Irish: Ríoghacht Éireann; Modern Irish: Ríocht Éireann) was a client state of the Kingdom of England that existed on
Dublin GAA (3,129 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Dublin County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) (Irish: Cumann Luthchleas Gael Coiste Contae Átha Cliath) or Dublin GAA is one of the
Robert Boyle (3,828 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert William Boyle FRS (25 January 1627 – 31 December 1691) was an Anglo-Irish natural philosopher, chemist, physicist and inventor born in Lismore, County
Counties of Ireland (6,037 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The counties of Ireland (Irish: contaetha na hÉireann; Ulster-Scots: coonties o Airlann) are sub-national divisions that have been, and in some cases
The Edge (2,841 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
better known by his stage name The Edge (or just Edge), is an English-born Irish musician and songwriter best known as the lead guitarist, keyboardist and
Irish name (1,447 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A formal Irish-language personal name consists of a given name and a surname. Surnames in Irish are generally patronymic in etymology, although they are
County Cork (2,744 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Cork (Irish: Contae Chorcaí) is the largest and southernmost county of Ireland. It lies in the province of Munster and is named after the city
Aer Lingus (9,259 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Irish aerloingeas meaning "air fleet") is the flag carrier airline of Ireland and the second-largest airline in Ireland. Founded by the Irish government
Irish Independent (1,585 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish called Seachtain. ("Seachtain" is the Irish word for "week".) The Irish Independent's sister publication is the Sunday Independent. The Irish Independent
Good Friday Agreement (4,234 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Good Friday Agreement (GFA) or Belfast Agreement (Irish: Comhaontú Aoine an Chéasta or Comhaontú Bhéal Feirste; Ulster-Scots: Guid Friday Greeance
County Donegal (7,814 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
/ˌdʌnɪˈɡɔːl/; Irish: Contae Dhún na nGall) is a county of the Republic of Ireland, in the province of Ulster. It is named after the town of Donegal (Irish: Dún
Fianna Fáil (4,256 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
FEE-eh-neh-F-OIL; Irish pronunciation: [ˈfʲiən̪ˠə ˈfˠɑːlʲ]); English: Soldiers of Destiny or Warriors of Fál), officially Fianna Fáil – The Republican Party (Irish: Fianna
Cork (city) (7,932 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Cork (/kɔːrk/; Irish: Corcaigh, pronounced [ˈkoɾkɪɟ], from corcach, meaning "marsh") is a university city in south-west Ireland, in the province of Munster
Norman Reedus (1,608 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marianne (née Yarber), a teacher, and Ira Norman Reedus. He is of English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish descent. He grew up in Los Angeles, California, and
Irish Rebellion of 1798 (3,740 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Rebellion of 1798 (Irish: Éirí Amach 1798), also known as the United Irishmen Rebellion (Irish: Éirí Amach na nÉireannach Aontaithe), was an
Irish Singles Chart (633 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Singles Chart (Irish: Cairt Singil na hÉireann) is Ireland's music industry standard singles popularity chart issued weekly by the Irish Recorded
The Departed (3,706 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anderson and Alec Baldwin in supporting roles. The film takes place in Boston. Irish Mob boss Francis "Frank" Costello (Jack Nicholson) plants Colin Sullivan
Gabriel Byrne (1,843 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gabriel James Byrne (born 12 May 1950) is an Irish actor, film director, film producer, writer, cultural ambassador and audiobook narrator. His acting
Dáil Éireann (4,043 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
taken from the Irish language but is the official title of the body in both English and Irish, including both language versions of the Irish constitution
Gaelic Athletic Association (4,044 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA; Irish: Cumann Lúthchleas Gael, [ˈkʊmˠən̪ˠ ˈl̪ˠuh.xlʲæsˠ ɡeːl̪ˠ] (CLG)) is an Irish international amateur sporting and
Graham Norton (3,168 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William Walker (born 4 April 1963), better known as Graham Norton, is an Irish television and radio presenter, DJ, comedian, actor, and writer. He is a
The Script (3,267 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Script are an Irish rock band formed in 2001 in Dublin, Ireland. It consists of lead vocalist and keyboardist Danny O'Donoghue, lead guitarist Mark
Bob Geldof (7,550 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1951), is an Irish singer-songwriter, author, political activist and occasional actor. He rose to prominence as the lead singer of the Irish rock band The
Kennedy family (1,191 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
region New England, United States Place of origin New Ross, County Wexford (Irish forebears) Boston, Massachusetts (American political dynasty) Titles List
Music of Ireland (5,148 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish Music is music that has been created in various genres on the island of Ireland. The indigenous music of the island is termed Irish traditional
Magdalene asylum (2,458 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
institutes that ran the Irish asylums have not as yet contributed to compensate the survivors of abuse, despite demands from the Irish government, and the
Druid (7,534 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A druid (Welsh: derwydd; Old Irish: druí; Scottish Gaelic: draoidh) was a member of the high-ranking professional class in ancient Celtic cultures. While
County Kerry (3,833 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Kerry (Irish: Contae Chiarraí) is a county in Ireland. It is located in the South-West Region and is also part of the province of Munster. It is
Leo Varadkar (2,189 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Varadkar (English pronunciation: /ˈliːɔʊ vəˈrædkər/; Irish: Leo de Varad;born 18 January 1979) is an Irish Fine Gael politician who has served as Taoiseach
Provinces of Ireland (3,100 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
divided into four provinces: Connacht, Leinster, Munster and Ulster. The Irish word for this territorial division, cúige, literally meaning "fifth part"
Denis Leary (3,472 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
father, John Leary (1924–1985), was an auto mechanic. Being the son of Irish parents, Leary is a citizen of both the United States and Ireland. Through
Garda Síochána (7,211 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
An Garda Síochána (Irish pronunciation: [ən ˈɡaːrd̪ə ˈʃiːxaːn̪ˠə]; meaning "the Guardian of the Peace"), more commonly referred to as the Gardaí or "the
Hiberno-English (7,571 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hiberno‐English (from Latin Hibernia: "Ireland") or Irish English is the set of English dialects natively written and spoken within the island of Ireland
British and Irish Lions (4,917 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The British and Irish Lions is a rugby union team selected from players eligible for any of the Home Nations – the national sides of the British Isles;
Glen Hansard (1,756 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Glen Hansard (born 21 April 1970) is an Irish songwriter, actor, vocalist and guitarist for Irish group The Frames, and one half of folk rock duo The
County Mayo (6,666 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Mayo (Irish: Contae Mhaigh Eo, meaning "Plain of the yew trees") is a county in Ireland. In the West of Ireland, it is part of the province of
President of Ireland (6,495 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The President of Ireland (Irish: Uachtarán na hÉireann Irish pronunciation: [ˈuəxˠt̪ˠərˠɑːn̪ˠ nˠa hˈeːɾʲən̪ˠ]) is the head of state of Ireland and the
Notre Dame Fighting Irish (3,190 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are the athletic teams that represent the University of Notre Dame. The Fighting Irish participate in 23 National Collegiate
Flag of Ireland (4,810 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The national flag of Ireland (Irish: bratach na hÉireann) – frequently referred to as the Irish tricolour (trídhathach na hÉireann) – is the national
County Tipperary (2,306 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Tipperary (Irish: Contae Thiobraid Árann) is a county in Ireland. Tipperary County Council is the local government authority for the county. Between
Eve Hewson (650 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Day Hewson (born 7 July 1991), known professionally as Eve Hewson, is an Irish actress. Her first major role was in the drama film This Must Be the Place
Cromwellian conquest of Ireland (6,027 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Parliament in August 1649. Following the Irish Rebellion of 1641, most of Ireland came under the control of the Irish Catholic Confederation. In early 1649
Aidan Gillen (1,187 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Aidan Gillen (/ˈɡɪlɛn/; born Aidan Murphy; 24 April 1968) is an Irish actor. He is best known for portraying Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish in the HBO series
Seamus Heaney (8,790 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Heaney, MRIA (/ˈʃeɪməs ˈhiːni/; 13 April 1939 – 30 August 2013) was an Irish poet, playwright, translator and lecturer from Northern Ireland. He received
Vaudeville (4,591 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
United States in the mid-19th century, Irish Americans interacted with established Americans, with the Irish becoming subject to discrimination due to
Roy Keane (11,511 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
August 1971) is an Irish football assistant manager and former professional football player. He is the joint-most successful Irish footballer of all time
Domhnall Gleeson (1,756 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Domhnall Gleeson (/ˈdoʊnəl ˈɡliːsən/; born 12 May 1983) is an Irish actor and writer. He is the son of actor Brendan Gleeson, alongside whom he has appeared
Goidelic languages (2,285 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Goidelic /ɡɔɪˈdɛlɪk/ or Gaelic languages (Irish: teangacha Gaelacha; Scottish Gaelic: cànanan Goidhealach; Manx: çhengaghyn Gaelgagh) form one of
Peerage of Ireland (891 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland date from the Middle Ages. Before 1801, Irish peers were those who had the right to sit in the Irish House of Lords, but after the Union in 1801,
Fine Gael (5,863 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fine Gael (/ˌfiːnə ˈɡeɪl/FIN-neh-GAYL; English: Family or Tribe of the Irish) is a liberal-conservative and Christian democratic political party in Ireland
Trinity College, Dublin (10,614 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
53.3444°N 6.2577°W / 53.3444; -6.2577 Trinity College (Irish: Coláiste na Tríonóide) is the sole constituent college of the University
The Sun (United Kingdom) (13,541 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
site with the name Irish Sun has been in operation since mid-2004. There is also an Irish edition of the Sun on Sunday, the Irish Sun on Sunday, which
Munster (2,025 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Munster (Irish: an Mhumhain / Cúige Mumhan, pronounced [ə ˈvuːnʲ], [ˌkuːgʲə ˈmuːn]) is one of the provinces of Ireland situated in the south of Ireland
Samhain (7,259 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Samhain (pronounced /ˈsɑːwɪn/ SAH-win or /ˈsaʊ.ɪn/ SOW-in, Irish pronunciation: [sˠəuɪnʲ]) is a Gaelic festival marking the end of the harvest season
Guinness (8,086 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Guinness (/ˈɡɪnɪs/) is an Irish dry stout that originated in the brewery of Arthur Guinness (1725–1803) at St. James's Gate brewery in the capital city
Anglo-Irish people (3,001 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anglo-Irish (Irish: Angla-Éireannach) is a term which was more commonly used in the 19th and early 20th centuries to identify a social class and ethnic
Irish traditional music (8,240 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish traditional music (also known as Irish trad, Irish folk music, and other variants) is a genre of folk music that developed in Ireland. In A History
Ireland national rugby union team (3,965 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
2007). Ireland is also one of the four unions that make up the British and Irish Lions – players eligible to play for Ireland are also eligible for the Lions
Connacht (4,183 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Connacht /ˈkɒnɔːt/[1][unreliable source?] or Connaught (Irish: Connacht or Cúige Chonnacht) is one of the provinces of Ireland, situated in the west of
Irish Sea (5,323 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Sea (Irish: Muir Éireann / An Mhuir Mheann, Manx: Y Keayn Yernagh, Scots: Erse Sea, Scottish Gaelic: Muir Èireann, Ulster-Scots: Airish Sea,
County Galway (1,744 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Galway (Irish: Contae na Gaillimhe) is a county in Ireland. In the West of Ireland, it is part of the province of Connacht (English spelling: Connaught)
Maureen O'Hara (14,887 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(born Maureen FitzSimons; 17 August 1920 – 24 October 2015) was an Irish-born Irish/American actress and singer. The famously red-headed O'Hara was known
Louis Walsh (3,027 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Louis Vincent Walsh (born 5 August 1952) known as Louis Walsh is an Irish entertainment manager and judge on British television talent show The X
Irish Recorded Music Association (684 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Recorded Music Association (IRMA) is a non-profit association set up in 1999 to manage and control the music industry in the Republic of Ireland
Robbie Keane (9,512 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert David "Robbie" Keane (born 8 July 1980) is an Irish professional footballer who plays as a forward for Indian club Atlético de Kolkata. He served
Quidditch (2,428 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gladstein, who points to the presence of female players on the victorious Irish team at the Quidditch World Cup. She argues: "The inclusion of female Quidditch
Ogham (5,404 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ogham (/ˈɒɡəm/; Modern Irish [ˈoːmˠ] or [ˈoːəmˠ]; Old Irish: ogam [ˈɔɣamˠ]) is an Early Medieval alphabet used to write the early Irish language (in the "orthodox"
Bobby Sands (4,768 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sands (Irish: Roibeárd Gearóid Ó Seachnasaigh; 9 March 1954 – 5 May 1981), commonly known as Bobby Sands, was an Irish member of the Provisional Irish Republican
High King of Ireland (1,620 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The High Kings of Ireland (Irish: Ard-Rí na hÉireann Irish pronunciation: [ˈa:ɾˠd̪ˠˌɾˠiː n̪ˠə ˈheːrʲən̪ˠ]) were sometimes historical and sometimes legendary
Anglo-Irish Treaty (4,630 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Anglo-Irish Treaty (Irish: An Conradh Angla-Éireannach), commonly known as The Treaty and officially the Articles of Agreement for a Treaty Between
Unionism in Ireland (6,223 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
unionist culture, and preferences for particular newspapers or sports teams. Irish nationalism is opposed to the ideology of unionism. Most unionists come
Acts of Union 1800 (1,577 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Britain and Ireland with effect from 1 January 1801. The "Irish" Act (the Act of the (Old) Irish Parliament) however has since been repealed in the Republic
Terry Wogan (5,347 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(/ˈwoʊɡən/; 3 August 1938 – 31 January 2016), better known as Terry Wogan, was an Irish radio and television broadcaster who worked for the BBC in the UK for most
Brian McFadden (2,533 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
McFadden (born 12 April 1980) is an Irish singer-songwriter and TV presenter who rose to fame in 1998 as a member of the Irish boyband Westlife. When he resided
Irish diaspora (13,663 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish diaspora (Irish: Diaspóra na nGael) refers to Irish people and their descendants who live outside Ireland. The phenomenon of migration from
Labour Party (Ireland) (4,719 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Labour Party (Irish: Páirtí an Lucht Oibre) is a social-democratic political party in the Republic of Ireland. Founded in 1912 in Clonmel, County
The Tudors (6,522 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved 13 December 2007.  The Irish Film & Television Awards: 2008 Winners – IFTA.ie Retrieved 12 March 2008. The Irish Film & Television Awards: 2009
Larry Mullen Jr. (2,699 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Joseph Mullen Jr. (born 31 October 1961) is an Irish musician and actor, best known as the drummer of the Irish rock band U2. Mullen's distinctive drumming
Corned beef (2,160 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
named the Irish salted beef "corned beef". Some say until the wave of 18th-century Irish immigration to the United States, many of the ethnic Irish had not
Teachta Dála (973 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A TD (plural TDanna in Irish; full Irish form Teachta Dála /ˌtjɒxtə ˈdɔːlə/, Irish: [ˈtʲaxt̪ˠə ˈd̪ˠɑːlˠə], plural Teachtaí Dála) is a member of Dáil Éireann
Parliament of Ireland (3,935 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
House of Commons and the House of Lords. The Lords were members of the Irish peerage ("lords temporal") and bishops ("lords spiritual"; after the Reformation
Niall Horan (3,220 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Niall James Horan (born 13 September 1993) is an Irish singer and songwriter. He is best known as a member of the boy band One Direction. In 2010, Horan
Irish Mob (5,727 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Mob is the oldest organized crime group in the United States, in existence since the early 19th century. Originating in Irish American street
Irish dance (3,087 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish dance or Irish dancing is a group of traditional dance forms originating in Ireland, encompassing dancing both solo and in groups, and dancing for
County Kildare (2,441 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Kildare (Irish: Contae Chill Dara) is a county in Ireland. It is located in the province of Leinster and is part of the Mid-East Region. It is
Government of Ireland (1,874 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Government of Ireland (Irish: Rialtas na hÉireann) is the cabinet that exercises executive authority in the Republic of Ireland. The structure of
London Irish (1,523 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
London Irish RFC is an English rugby union club, with an Irish Identity. It was originally based in Sunbury, Surrey, where the senior squad train, youth
Ruth Negga (1,043 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ruth Negga (/ˈneɪɡə/; born 7 January 1982) is an Ethiopian-Irish actress who has appeared in the films Capital Letters (2004) (also released as Trafficked
Seanad Éireann (2,416 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Senate of Ireland) is the government upper house of the Oireachtas (the Irish legislature), which also comprises the President of Ireland and Dáil Éireann
County Meath (1,727 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Meath (/ˈmiːð/ MEEDH; Irish: Contae na Mí or simply an Mhí) is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Leinster and is part of the Mid-East
Irish cuisine (4,417 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish cuisine is the style of cooking that originated from Ireland, or was developed by the Irish people. It has evolved from centuries of social and
Townland (2,923 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A townland (Irish: baile fearainn; Ulster-Scots: toonlann) is a small geographical division of land used in Ireland. The townland system is of Gaelic
Aos Sí (1,314 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
([eːs ˈʃiː], older form aes sídhe [eːs ˈʃiːðʲə]) is the Irish term for a supernatural race in Irish mythology and Scottish mythology (usually spelled Sìth
Michael D. Higgins (4,522 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Daniel Higgins (Irish: Mícheál Daniél Ó hUiginn; born 18 April 1941) is the ninth and current President of Ireland, in office since 11 November
Ronan Keating (4,975 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ronan Patrick John Keating (born 3 March 1977) is an Irish recording artist, singer, musician, and philanthropist. He debuted in 1994 alongside Keith
County Dublin (1,907 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Dublin (Irish: Contae Bhaile Átha Cliath or Contae Átha Cliath) is a county in Ireland. Since the abolition of Dublin County Council in 1994, for
Hozier (musician) (1,242 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
(born 17 March 1990), known professionally by the mononym Hozier, is an Irish musician, singer and songwriter from County Wicklow. He released his debut
Gerry Adams (7,219 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gerard "Gerry" Adams (Irish: Gearóid Mac Ádhaimh; born 6 October 1948) is an Irish republican politician who is the president of the Sinn Féin political
Chris O'Dowd (1,611 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Christopher O'Dowd (born 9 October 1979) is an Irish actor, best known for comedic roles such as Roy Trenneman in the Channel 4 comedy The IT Crowd. O'Dowd
Gulliver's Travels (5,812 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
a Captain of Several Ships, (1726, amended 1735), is a prose satire by Irish writer and clergyman Jonathan Swift, that is both a satire on human nature
Tin whistle (4,856 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
penny whistle, English flageolet, Scottish penny whistle, tin flageolet, Irish whistle, Belfast Hornpipe, feadóg stáin (or simply feadóg) and Clarke London
Old Irish (5,986 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Old Irish (Old Irish: Goídelc; Irish: Sean-Ghaeilge; Scottish Gaelic: Seann Ghàidhlig; Manx: Shenn Yernish; sometimes called Old Gaelic) is the name given
Church of Ireland (4,933 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Church of Ireland (Irish: Eaglais na hÉireann; Ulster-Scots: Kirk o Airlann) is a Christian church in Ireland and an autonomous province of the Anglican
County Tyrone (1,723 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Tyrone (from Irish: Tír Eoghain, meaning "land of Eoghan") is one of the six historic counties of Northern Ireland. It is also one of the 32 traditional
County Down (1,803 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
within the province of Ulster. It borders County Antrim to the north, the Irish Sea to the east, County Armagh to the west, and County Louth across Carlingford
Manx language (8,729 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
etymology as the word "Gaelic", borrowed from northern Irish dialects. The sister languages of Irish and Scottish Gaelic use Gaeilge (dialect variants Gaoluinn
Irish Army (6,469 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Army, known simply as the Army (Irish: an tArm), is the land component of the Defence Forces of Ireland. As of May 2016, approximately 7,300
Irish Football Association (911 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Football Association (IFA) is the governing body for association football in Northern Ireland. It organised the Ireland national football team
Irish Albums Chart (151 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Albums Chart is the Irish music industry standard albums popularity chart issued weekly by the Irish Recorded Music Association and compiled
Real Irish Republican Army (7,867 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Real Irish Republican Army or Real IRA (RIRA), is a dissident Irish republican paramilitary organisation which aims to bring about a united Ireland
Irish Catholic (429 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish Catholics are an ethno-religious group native to Ireland that are both Catholic and Irish. Irish Catholics have a large international diaspora, which
Room (2015 film) (4,071 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
it would be awkward for many Irish filmmakers to work in the U.S. Canadian producer David Gross helped persuade his Irish co-producers to shoot in Canada
Irish whiskey (7,609 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish whiskey (Irish: Fuisce or uisce beatha) is whiskey made on the island of Ireland. The word "whiskey" is an Anglicisation of the first word in the
Oireachtas (2,268 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
consists of: The President of Ireland The two houses of the Oireachtas (Irish: Tithe an Oireachtais):Dáil Éireann (lower house) Seanad Éireann (upper
Limerick (10,422 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Limerick (/ˈlɪmrɪk, -mərɪk/; Irish: Luimneach [ˈl̪imʲɨnʲəx]) is a city in County Limerick, Ireland. It is located in the Mid-West Region and is also part
Giant's Causeway (2,164 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In overall Irish mythology, Fionn mac Cumhaill is not a giant but a hero with supernatural abilities. In Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry (1888)
Jamie Dornan (1,437 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James Dornan (born 1 May 1982) is an Northern Irish actor, model, and musician. He played Axel von Fersen in Sofia Coppola's film Marie Antoinette (2006)
Oliver Goldsmith (2,049 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Oliver Goldsmith (10 November 1728 – 4 April 1774) was an Irish novelist, playwright and poet, who is best known for his novel The Vicar of Wakefield
Spike Milligan (8,883 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1918 – 27 February 2002) was a British-Irish comedian, writer, musician, poet, playwright and actor. The son of an Irish father and an English mother, his
Irish Republican Army (1922–69) (5,485 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The original Irish Republican Army (IRA) fought a guerrilla war against British rule in Ireland in the Irish War of Independence between 1919 and 1921
Jedward (3,856 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Grimes (born 16 October 1991), known professionally as Jedward, are an Irish singing and television presenting duo. They are identical twins and first
Brian Kelly (American football coach) (3,325 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Kelly was born in Everett, Massachusetts, and was raised in a Catholic Irish-American family in Chelsea, Massachusetts. He attended St. John's Preparatory
Danny Boy (1,560 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ballad set to an ancient Irish melody. The words were written by English songwriter Frederic Weatherly and usually set to the Irish tune of the "Londonderry
Irish Examiner (886 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Its main national rivals are The Irish Times, and the Irish Independent. The Irish Examiner is available on the Irish Newspaper Archives website up to
Irish Rebellion of 1641 (5,960 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Rebellion of 1641 (Irish: Éirí Amach 1641) began as an attempted coup d'état by Irish Catholic gentry, who tried to seize control of the English
Rory Gallagher (4,286 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gallagher (/ˈrɔːri ˈɡæləhər/ GAL-ə-hər; 2 March 1948 – 14 June 1995) was an Irish blues and rock multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and bandleader. Born in
Leinster (1,412 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Leinster (/ˈlɛnstər/ — Irish: Laighin / Cúige Laighean — pronounced [ˈl̪ˠaːjɪnʲ]) is one of the Provinces of Ireland situated in the east of Ireland.
Gaeltacht (4,124 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(/ˈɡeɪltəxt/; Irish pronunciation: [ˈɡeːl̪ˠt̪ˠəxt̪ˠ]; plural Gaeltachtaí) is an Irish-language word used to denote any primarily Irish-speaking region
Northern Ireland Office (908 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Northern Ireland Office (NIO; Irish: Oifig Thuaisceart Éireann, Ulster-Scots: Norlin Airlann Oaffis) is a UK government department responsible for
Kilt (4,325 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(see History of the kilt), usually in a tartan pattern The kilts worn by Irish pipe bands are based on the traditional Scottish garment but now in a single
Columba (4,597 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint Columba (Irish: Colm Cille, 'church dove';; Scots: Columbkille; 7 December 521 – 9 June 597) was an Irish abbot and missionary credited with spreading
Northern Ireland Assembly (4,400 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Northern Ireland Assembly (Irish: Tionól Thuaisceart Éireann, Ulster-Scots: Norlin Airlan Assemblie) is the devolved legislature of Northern Ireland
Croke Park (3,092 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Croke Park (Irish: Páirc an Chrócaigh, IPA: [ˈpaːɾʲc ən̪ˠ ˈxɾˠoːkˠə]) is a GAA stadium located in Dublin, Ireland. Named in honour of Archbishop Thomas
County Wicklow (1,281 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Wicklow (Irish: Contae Chill Mhantáin, [ˈkɔnˠt̪ˠeː ˈçɪl̪ʲ ˈwanˠt̪ˠaːnʲ]) is a county in Ireland. The second last of the traditional 32 counties
County Clare (3,826 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Clare (Irish: Contae an Chláir) is a county in Ireland, in the Mid-West Region and the province of Munster, bordered on the West by the Atlantic
University College Dublin (6,918 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
University College Dublin (commonly referred to as UCD) (Irish: An Coláiste Ollscoile, Baile Átha Cliath) is a research university in Dublin, Ireland
1981 Irish hunger strike (4,260 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1981 Irish hunger strike was the culmination of a five-year protest during The Troubles by Irish republican prisoners in Northern Ireland. The protest
Damien Rice (1,174 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Damien Rice (born 7 December 1973) is an Irish singer-songwriter, musician and record producer. Rice began his musical career as a member of the 1990s
Anne Bonny (1,715 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anne Bonny (March 8, 1702 – unknown, possibly April 1782) was an Irish pirate operating in the Caribbean, and one of several noted women in piracy. The
Raidió Teilifís Éireann (8,433 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Raidió Teilifís Éireann (Irish pronunciation: [ˈradʲo ˈtʲɛlʲəfʲiːʃ ˈeːrʲən] ( listen); Radio [and] Television of Ireland; abbreviated as RTÉ) is a semi-state
Patrick Pearse (4,681 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
as Pádraic or Pádraig Pearse; Irish: Pádraig Anraí Mac Piarais; An Piarsach; 10 November 1879 – 3 May 1916) was an Irish teacher, barrister, poet, writer
Ireland cricket team (5,336 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1888. Ireland's maiden first-class match was played in 1902. In 1993 the Irish Cricket Union, the predecessor to Cricket Ireland, was elected to the ICC
Stout (2,485 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
called dry stout or Irish stout to differentiate them from stouts with added lactose or oatmeal. Though still sometimes termed Irish or dry stout, particularly
Ulster Scots people (1,964 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(Ulster-Scots: Ulstèr-Scotch fowk) or, outside the British Isles, Scots-Irish (Ulster-Scots: Scotch-Airisch), are an ethnic group in Ireland, found mostly
Norse–Gaels (1,543 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Norse settlement The Norse–Gaels (Old Irish: Gall-Goídil, Irish: Gall-Ghaedheil or Gall-Ghaeil, Scottish Gaelic: Gall-Ghàidheil, "foreigner Gaels")
Irish nationality law (6,181 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish nationality law is contained in the provisions of the Irish Nationality and Citizenship Acts 1956 to 2004 and in the relevant provisions of the
Fenian (2,611 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fenian Brotherhood and Irish Republican Brotherhood (IRB), fraternal organisations dedicated to the establishment of an independent Irish Republic in the 19th
Stefan Molyneux (1,621 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stefan Basil Molyneux (/stəˈfæn ˈmɒlɪnjuː/; born September 24, 1966) is an Irish-born Canadian podcaster and YouTuber. Molyneux, a self-published author
Nicky Byrne (1,769 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
is an Irish singer-songwriter, radio and TV presenter, dancer, and former semi-professional footballer, best known for being a member of Irish music band
Irish pound (1,945 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish pound (Irish: punt Éireannach) was the currency of Ireland until 2002. Its ISO 4217 code was IEP, and the usual notation was the prefix £ (or
United Ireland (7,330 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
a united Ireland is a central tenet of Irish nationalism, particularly of both mainstream and dissident Irish republican political and paramilitary organisations
Defence Forces (Ireland) (3,052 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The military of Ireland, known as the Defence Forces (Irish: Fórsaí Cosanta, officially styled Óglaigh na hÉireann), encompass the Army, Air Corps, Naval
Obituary (763 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the funeral home, often resulting in embarrassment for everyone involved. Irish author Brendan Behan said that there is no such thing as bad publicity except
Evanna Lynch (2,902 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Evanna Patricia Lynch[citation needed] (born 16 August 1991) is an Irish actress and model. She rose to prominence for her portrayal of Luna Lovegood
Martin McGuinness (3,464 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James Martin Pacelli McGuinness (Irish: Séamus Máirtín Pacelli Mag Aonghusa; 23 May 1950 – 21 March 2017) was an Irish republican and Sinn Féin politician
Time in Ireland (1,420 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland uses Irish Standard Time (IST, UTC+01:00; Irish: Am Caighdeánach Éireannach) in the summer months and Greenwich Mean Time (UTC+0) in the winter
Neil Jordan (1,175 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Neil Patrick Jordan (born 25 February 1950) is an Irish film director, screenwriter, novelist and short-story writer. His first book, Night in Tunisia
NIFL Premiership (1,663 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
competition formats called the Irish Premier League, Irish Football League Premier Division, and before that simply the Irish Football League. Still known
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (873 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas is a 2006 Holocaust novel by Irish novelist John Boyne. Unlike the months of planning Boyne devoted to his other books
Ulster loyalism (3,669 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in the late 19th century, as a response to the Irish Home Rule movement, and the rise of Catholic Irish nationalism. Although most of Ireland was Catholic
Damien Dempsey (1,516 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dempsey (born 1975 in Donaghmede, Dublin) is an Irish singer and songwriter who mixes traditional Irish folk with contemporary lyrics to deliver social
List of Irish films (86 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
April 2017). "A Dark Song review: a nifty, novel Irish horror". The Irish Times. Retrieved 23 April 2017.  Irish film at the Internet Movie Database
Gaelic Ireland (8,920 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaelic Ireland (Irish: Éire Ghaidhealach) was the Gaelic political and social order, and associated culture, that existed in Ireland from the prehistoric
Culture of Ireland (6,404 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
literature, folklore, cuisine and sports associated with Ireland and the Irish people. For most of its recorded history, Ireland's culture has been primarily
Brian Downey (drummer) (677 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Brian Michael Downey (born 27 January 1951) is an Irish drummer, best known as the drummer and a founding member of the rock band Thin Lizzy. Along with
Irish Rugby Football Union (1,201 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) (Irish: Cumann Rugbaí na hÉireann) is the body managing rugby union in the island of Ireland (both Republic of Ireland
Monarchy of Ireland (4,943 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles I in 1649 to the Irish Restoration in May 1660, there was no 'King of Ireland'. After the Irish Rebellion of 1641, Irish Catholics, organised in
Sligo (6,191 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sligo (Irish: Sligeach, meaning "abounding in shells" — /ˈslaɪɡoʊ/ SLY-goh; Irish pronunciation: [ˈɕlʲɪɟəx]) is a coastal seaport and the county town of
Celtic cross (1,684 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
crosses erected across the islands, especially in regions evangelized by Irish missionaries, from the 9th through the 12th centuries. A staple of Insular
Boyzone (3,250 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Boyzone are an Irish boy band. Their most famous line-up was composed of Keith Duffy, Stephen Gately, Mikey Graham, Ronan Keating, and Shane Lynch. Boyzone
Brian Boru (5,227 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Boru (Old Irish: Brian Bóruma mac Cennétig; Middle Irish: Brian Bóruma; modern Irish: Brian Bóramha; c. 941 – 23 April 1014) was an Irish king who ended
Irish Guards (3,807 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Guards (IG), part of the Guards Division, is one of the Foot Guards regiments of the British Army and, together with the Royal Irish Regiment
Irish grid reference system (574 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish grid reference system is a system of geographic grid references commonly[citation needed] used in Ireland (both Northern Ireland and the Republic
Uí Ímair (3,074 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
or Dynasty of Ivar, was a royal Norse dynasty which ruled much of the Irish Sea region, the Kingdom of Dublin, the western coast of Scotland, including
Brian Boru (5,227 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Boru (Old Irish: Brian Bóruma mac Cennétig; Middle Irish: Brian Bóruma; modern Irish: Brian Bóramha; c. 941 – 23 April 1014) was an Irish king who ended
Dara Ó Briain (2,900 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(/ˌdɑːrə oʊˈbriən, ˌdærə-/; Irish pronunciation: [ˈd̪ˠaɾˠə oː ˈbʲɾʲiənʲ]; born 4 February 1972)[citation needed] is an Irish comedian and television presenter
Waterford (5,751 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Waterford (from Old Norse Veðrafjǫrðr, meaning "ram (wether) fjord", Irish: Port Láirge) is a city in Ireland. It is in the South-East Region, Ireland
Irish Guards (3,807 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Guards (IG), part of the Guards Division, is one of the Foot Guards regiments of the British Army and, together with the Royal Irish Regiment
National Football League (Ireland) (584 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The National Football League (NFL; Irish: Sraith Náisiúnta Peile) is an annual Gaelic football competition between the senior county teams of Ireland
Celtic Christianity (9,305 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
note that there were certain traditions and practices used in both the Irish and British churches but not in the wider Christian world. These include
Official Irish Republican Army (3,679 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Official Irish Republican Army or Official IRA (OIRA) was an Irish republican paramilitary group whose goal was to remove Northern Ireland from the
Rounders (2,124 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rounders (Irish: cluiche corr) is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams. Rounders is a striking and fielding team game that involves hitting a
Tyson Fury (7,268 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Commonwealth, and Irish heavyweight titles. Tyson Luke Fury was born and raised in Wythenshawe, Manchester, England. He was born into a family of Irish Traveller
County Louth (2,034 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Louth (Irish: Contae Lú) is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Leinster and is part of the Border Region. It is named after the village
County Wexford (4,717 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Wexford (Irish: Contae Loch Garman, Yola: Weiseforthe) is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Leinster and is part of the South-East
Irish poetry (7,058 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish poetry includes poetry in two languages, Irish and English. The complex interplay between these two traditions, and between both of them and other
James Connolly (3,386 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James Connolly (Irish: Séamas Ó Conghaile; 5 June 1868 – 12 May 1916) was a Scottish-born Irish republican and socialist leader, aligned to syndicalism
Economy of the Republic of Ireland (7,089 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
rate. The Irish financial crisis severely affected the economy, compounding domestic economic problems related to the collapse of the Irish property bubble
County Monaghan (2,090 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
population. Cremorne (Irish: Críoch Mhúrn) Dartree (Irish: Dartraighe) Farney (Irish: Fearnaigh) Monaghan (Irish: Muineachán) Trough (Irish: An Triúcha)
Irish coffee (1,055 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish coffee (Irish: caife Gaelach) is a cocktail consisting of hot coffee, Irish whiskey, and sugar (some recipes specify that brown sugar should be
Aidan Quinn (934 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Aidan Quinn (born March 8, 1959) is an Irish-American actor, who made his film debut in Reckless (1984). He has starred in over 50 feature films, including
Camogie (2,086 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Camogie (/kɑːmɔːɡiː/; Irish: camógaíocht) is an Irish stick-and-ball team sport played by women; it is almost identical to the game of hurling played
Irish (254 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
particularly Irish Americans, by social class ("lace curtain Irish" were well off, while the "shanty Irish" were poor) Irish may also refer to: Irish Creek
The Dubliners (3,353 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Dubliners were an Irish folk band founded in Dublin in 1962. The band started off as The Ronnie Drew Ballad Group, named in honour of its founding
Joe Theismann (3,043 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
remaining games in the regular season, he led the Irish to two wins and a tie. In 1969, Theismann led the Irish to a number five ranking, but lost to the University
Hill of Tara (2,092 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Hill of Tara (Irish: Cnoc na Teamhrach, Teamhair or Teamhair na Rí), located near the River Boyne, is an archaeological complex that runs between
County Waterford (1,032 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Waterford (Irish: Contae Phort Láirge; the English name comes from Old Norse Vedrafjörður) is a county in the South-East Region of Ireland, in
Celtic music (2,608 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
further complicated by the fact that Irish independence has allowed Ireland to promote 'Celtic' music as a specifically Irish product. However, these are modern
Plantation of Ulster (4,759 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Plantation of Ulster (Irish: Plandáil Uladh; Ulster-Scots: Plantin o Ulstèr) was the organised colonisation (plantation) of Ulster – a province of
Irish Republic (4,936 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Republic (Irish: Poblacht na hÉireann or Saorstát Éireann) was a revolutionary state that declared its independence from the United Kingdom
Wexford (2,409 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wexford (Irish: Loch Garman; Yola: Weiseforth) is the county town of County Wexford, Ireland. Wexford lies on the south side of Wexford Harbour, the estuary
Patrick McGoohan (2,332 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
McGoohan (19 March 1928 – 13 January 2009) was an American-born English-Irish actor, writer, and director who was brought up in Ireland and England. He
Social Democratic and Labour Party (2,631 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP; Irish: Páirtí Sóisialta Daonlathach an Lucht Oibre) is a social-democratic and Irish nationalist political party in Northern
Irish Home Rule movement (3,123 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Home Rule movement was a movement that agitated for self-government for Ireland within the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. It was
Gaelic type (1,168 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaelic type (sometimes called Irish character, Irish type, or Gaelic script) is a family of insular typefaces devised for printing Classical Gaelic. It
Lauren Cohan (1,054 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was born to an American father and a British mother, and has Scottish, Irish, and Norwegian ancestry. Some sources give Cohan's birthplace as Philadelphia
Bohemian F.C. (3,090 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bohemian Football Club (Irish: Cumann Peile Bóithéamaigh), more commonly referred to as Bohs, is a professional football club from Dublin, Ireland. Bohemians
Annals of the Four Masters (888 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland (Irish: Annála Ríoghachta Éireann) or the Annals of the Four Masters (Annála na gCeithre Máistrí) are chronicles of medieval Irish history. The
Chris de Burgh (2,021 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
15 October 1948), known professionally as Chris de Burgh, is a British-Irish singer-songwriter and instrumentalist. He is an art rock performer who also
Caernarfon Bay (84 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Caernarfon Bay (occasionally Caernarvon Bay) is an inlet of the Irish Sea defined by the Llŷn peninsula and Anglesey. The gentle coastline surrounding
County Westmeath (2,211 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Westmeath (/wɛstˈmiːð/ west-MEEDH; Irish: Contae na hIarmhí or simply An Iarmhí) is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Leinster and
Enda Kenny (8,802 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Enda Patrick Kenny (born 24 April 1951) is an Irish Fine Gael politician who served as Taoiseach from 2011 to 2017, Leader of Fine Gael from 2002 to 2017
Tuatha Dé Danann (1,866 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Tuath(a) Dé Danann (Irish pronunciation: [t̪ˠuəhə dʲeː d̪ˠan̪ˠən̪ˠ], usually translated as "people(s)/tribe(s) of the goddess Dana or Danu"), also
American Pit Bull Terrier (3,542 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Since red is recessive to all colors but white, the strain was known as "Irish Old Family Reds." When the dogs began coming to America, they were already
Éire (1,810 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Éire (Irish: [ˈeːɾʲə] ( listen)) is Irish for "Ireland", the name of an island and a sovereign state. The English pronunciation is /ˈɛərə/ (AIR-ə).
Shamrock (4,891 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Holy Trinity. The name shamrock comes from Irish seamróg [ˈʃamˠɾˠoːɡ], which is the diminutive of the Irish word for clover (seamair) and means simply
Leinster Rugby (5,217 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rugby (Irish: Rugbaí Laighean) is one of the four professional provincial rugby teams from the island of Ireland and the most successful Irish team both
Constitution of Ireland (7,735 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Constitution of Ireland (Irish: Bunreacht na hÉireann, pronounced [ˈbˠɔnrʲaxt̪ˠ n̪ˠə ˈheːrʲən̪ˠ]) is the fundamental law of the Republic of Ireland
European Americans (5,241 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
parents. In the 2014 American Community Survey, German Americans (14.4%), Irish Americans (10.4%), English Americans (7.6%), and Italian Americans (5.4%)
Royal Irish Academy (2,567 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Royal Irish Academy (RIA) (Irish: Acadamh Ríoga na hÉireann), based in Dublin, is an all-Ireland, independent academic body that promotes study and
Irish Naval Service (3,435 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Service (Irish: an tSeirbhís Chabhlaigh) is the maritime component of the Defence Forces of Ireland and is one of the three branches of the Irish Defence
Dominic Monaghan (1,600 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dominic Bernard Patrick Luke Monaghan (/ˈdɒmɪnɪk ˈmɒnəhæn/; born 8 December 1976) is a German-born English actor. He played Meriadoc "Merry" Brandybuck
Conradh na Gaeilge (1,306 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Conradh na Gaeilge (Irish pronunciation: [ˈkɔn̪ˠɾˠə nə ˈɡeːlʲɟə]; historically known in English as the Gaelic League) is a social and cultural organisation
Jig (1,443 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The jig (Irish: port) is a form of lively folk dance in compound metre, as well as the accompanying dance tune. It developed in 16th-century England,
Irish House of Commons (3,337 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish House of Commons was the lower house of the Parliament of Ireland that existed from 1297 until 1800. The upper house was the House of Lords
Pale ale (2,710 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
IPA can vary from a light golden to a reddish amber. Irish red ale, red ale, or Irish ale (Irish: leann dearg) is a name used by brewers in Ireland; Smithwick's
Bull Terrier (1,695 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bull Terrier is a breed of dog in the terrier family. There is also a miniature version of this breed which is officially known as the Miniature Bull
Partition of Ireland (10,170 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The partition of Ireland (Irish: críochdheighilt na hÉireann) was the division of the island of Ireland into two distinct jurisdictions, Northern Ireland
Colm Meaney (806 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Colm J. Meaney (/ˈkɒləm/; Irish: Colm Ó Maonaigh; born 30 May 1953) is an Irish actor known for playing Miles O'Brien in Star Trek: The Next Generation
Hammer (2,656 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A hammer is a tool or device that delivers a blow (a sudden impact) to an object. Most hammers are hand tools used to drive nails, fit parts, forge metal
List of United Kingdom by-elections (1900–18) (208 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Unionist and Irish Unionist) gain, orange for a Liberal (including Liberal-Labour) gain, green for a Sinn Féin gain, light green for an Irish Parliamentary
Daniel O'Connell (6,260 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Daniel O'Connell (Irish: Dónall Ó Conaill; 6 August 1775 – 15 May 1847), often referred to as The Liberator or The Emancipator, was an Irish political leader
County Roscommon (1,519 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Roscommon (Irish: Contae Ros Comáin) is a county in the western region of the Republic of Ireland. It is also part of the province of Connacht
Ulster Rugby (2,434 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ulster Rugby (Irish: Rugbaí Uladh) is one of the four professional provincial rugby teams from the island of Ireland. They compete in the Pro14 and the
Alba (648 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
for Scotland. It is cognate with Alba (gen. Albann, dat. Albainn) in Irish and Nalbin in Manx, the two other Goidelic Insular Celtic languages, as
Kilkenny (9,031 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kilkenny (Irish: Cill Chainnigh, meaning "church of Cainnech") is a city in the province of Leinster in south-east Ireland that is the county town of
Country dance (2,112 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
English country dance. A Scottish country dance may be termed an Ecossaise. Irish set dance is also related. The term "country dance" may refer to any
Irish Parliamentary Party (6,716 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Parliamentary Party (IPP; commonly called the Irish Party or the Home Rule Party) was formed in 1874 by Isaac Butt, the leader of the Nationalist
County Limerick (4,341 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Limerick (Irish: Contae Luimnigh) is a county in Ireland. It is located in the province of Munster, and is also part of the Mid-West Region. It
Thomas Moore (4,397 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Moore (28 May 1779 – 25 February 1852) was an Irish poet, singer, songwriter, and entertainer, now best remembered for the lyrics of "The Minstrel
List of United Kingdom by-elections (1885–1900) (237 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Liberal Unionist and Irish Unionist) gain, orange for a Liberal (including Liberal-Labour and Liberal/Crofter) gain, light green for an Irish Parliamentary Party
Drogheda (5,501 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Drogheda (/ˈdrɒhədə/; /ˈdrɔːdə/; Irish: Droichead Átha, meaning "bridge of the ford") is one of the oldest towns in Ireland, known for its tourism and
Poitín (1,113 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Poitín (Irish pronunciation: [ˈpˠotʲiːn]), anglicized as potcheen, poteen or potheen (/ˈpʊtʃiːn/ PUUT-cheen), is a traditional Irish distilled beverage
Dublin Castle (2,306 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dublin Castle (Irish: Caisleán Bhaile Átha Cliath) off Dame Street, Dublin, Ireland, was until 1922 the seat of the United Kingdom government's administration
Whiskey in the Jar (1,787 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Whiskey in the Jar" is a well-known Irish traditional song, set in the southern mountains of Ireland, often with specific mention of counties Cork and
The Morrígan (3,118 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
known as Morrígu, is a figure from Irish mythology. The name is spelled Morríghan or Mór-Ríoghain in Modern Irish. The Morrígan is mainly associated with
Dermot O'Leary (2,087 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
O'Leary, Jr. (born 24 May 1973), better known as Dermot O'Leary, is a British-Irish television presenter for ITV and a radio presenter for BBC Radio 2. O'Leary's
Mary McAleese (5,190 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Patricia McAleese (/mækəˈliːs/; née Leneghan; Irish: Máire Pádraigín Mhic Ghiolla Íosa; born 27 June 1951) is an Irish Independent politician who served as the
Congregation of Christian Brothers (3,848 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
foundation, though much relieved from the harshest of the Penal Laws by the Irish Parliament's Relief Acts, much discrimination against Catholics remained
Winter Hill Gang (1,444 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
confederation of Boston, Massachusetts–area organized crime figures, predominantly Irish-American and Italian-American. It derives its name from the Winter Hill
Insular script (935 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anglo-Saxon England and continental Europe under the influence of Irish Christianity. Irish missionaries also took the script to continental Europe, where
British and Irish Cup (1,693 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The British and Irish Cup is an annual rugby union competition for second tier, semi-professional clubs and the reserves or developing teams from professional
Richard Wellesley, 1st Marquess Wellesley (2,609 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1799. He was an Irish and British politician and colonial administrator. He was the eldest son of The 1st Earl of Mornington, an Irish peer, and Anne,
List of Irish poets (851 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
a list of poets either born in Ireland or holding Irish citizenship. Poets whose work is in Irish are included. Adomnán (died 704) Æ (George William
County Laois (3,176 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Laois (/ˈliːʃ/ LEESH; Irish: Contae Laoise) is a county in Ireland. It is located in the south of the Midlands Region and is also located in the
County Antrim (3,239 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Antrim (named after the town of Antrim, from Irish: Aontroim, meaning "lone ridge", [ˈeːnˠt̪ˠɾˠɪmʲ])) is one of six counties that form Northern
Sister Nivedita (5,151 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Margaret Elizabeth Noble; 28 October 1867 – 13 October 1911) was a Scots-Irish social worker, author, teacher and a disciple of Swami Vivekananda. She
The Fall (TV series) (3,046 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Fall is a British-Irish crime drama television series filmed and set in Northern Ireland. The series is created and written by Allan Cubitt, produced
Blarney Stone (1,188 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Blarney Stone (Irish: Cloch na Blarnan) is a block of Carboniferous limestone built into the battlements of Blarney Castle, Blarney, about 8 kilometres
Mary Robinson (8,835 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mary Therese Winifred Robinson (née Bourke; Irish: Máire Bean Mhic Róibín; born 21 May 1944) is an Irish Independent politican who served as the 7th, and
Irish Canadians (8,285 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish Canadians (Irish: Gaedheal-Cheanadaigh) are Canadian citizens who have full or partial Irish heritage including descendants who trace their ancestry
Beltane (4,210 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was widely observed throughout Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man. In Irish the name for the festival day is Lá Bealtaine ([l̪ˠaː ˈbʲal̪ˠt̪ˠənʲə]),
Western European Summer Time (946 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
United Kingdom. Irish Standard Time (IST) (Am Caighdeánach na hÉireann (ACÉ)) in Ireland. Also sometimes erroneously referred to as "Irish Summer Time" (Am
Shamrock Rovers F.C. (8,952 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Shamrock Rovers Football Club (Irish: Cumann Peile Ruagairí na Seamróige) is an Irish association football club based in Tallaght, South Dublin. The club's
South Boston (4,747 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
most popularly known as Southie, was once a predominantly working class Irish Catholic community, but has become increasingly desirable among young professionals
League of Ireland (1,477 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The League of Ireland (Irish: Sraith na hÉireann), together with the Football Association of Ireland, is one of the two main governing bodies responsible
Stella Maxwell (438 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Victoria's Secret Angels. Maxwell was born in Belgium to Northern Irish parents, Stella Maynes and former Diplomat Maurice Maxwell. She has three
TG4 (8,439 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
TG4 (Irish: TG Ceathair; pronounced [tʲeː ɟeː ˈcahəɾʲ] or [tiː d͡ʒiː ˈcahəɾʲ]) is an Irish public service broadcaster for Irish-language speakers. The
Penal Laws (Ireland) (3,924 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the island of Ireland, Penal Laws (Irish: Na Péindlíthe) were a series of laws imposed in an attempt to force Irish Roman Catholics and Protestant dissenters
Workers' Party of Ireland (4,190 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Workers' Party (Irish: Páirtí na nOibrithe), originally known as Official Sinn Féin, is a Marxist–Leninist political party active throughout Ireland
Westies (1,802 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Westies were a New York City-based Irish American organized crime gang, responsible for racketeering, loan sharking, bookmaking, number writing, contract
Norman invasion of Ireland (4,459 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Norse-Irish city kingdoms of Dublin, Waterford, and Wexford. That summer, High King Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair (Rory O'Connor) led an Irish counteroffensive
Westies (1,802 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Westies were a New York City-based Irish American organized crime gang, responsible for racketeering, loan sharking, bookmaking, number writing, contract
Penal Laws (Ireland) (3,924 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the island of Ireland, Penal Laws (Irish: Na Péindlíthe) were a series of laws imposed in an attempt to force Irish Roman Catholics and Protestant dissenters
Workers' Party of Ireland (4,190 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Workers' Party (Irish: Páirtí na nOibrithe), originally known as Official Sinn Féin, is a Marxist–Leninist political party active throughout Ireland
Dublin Airport (5,347 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dublin Airport, (Irish: Aerfort Bhaile Átha Cliath) (IATA: DUB, ICAO: EIDW), is an international airport serving Dublin, the capital city of Ireland.
Ireland–United Kingdom relations (7,949 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland–United Kingdom relations, also referred to as Irish–British relations, are the relations between the states of Ireland and the United Kingdom
Football Association of Ireland (3,221 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish: Cumann Peile na hÉireann) is the governing body for association football in the Republic of Ireland. It should not be confused with the Irish Football
Seán O'Casey (3,272 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
oʊˈkeɪsiː/; Irish: Seán Ó Cathasaigh, Irish pronunciation: [ˈʃaːn̪ˠoːˈkahəsˠiː]; born John Casey, 30 March 1880 – 18 September 1964) was an Irish dramatist
Continuity Irish Republican Army (3,999 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Continuity Irish Republican Army, usually known as the Continuity IRA (CIRA) is an Irish republican paramilitary group that aims to bring about a
Holy War (Boston College vs. Notre Dame) (2,609 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
between the Boston College Eagles and University of Notre Dame Fighting Irish, a technical nonconference rivalry in college football, but in most sports
Ireland national football team (1882–1950) (3,903 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Ireland at association football from 1882 until 1950. It was organised by the Irish Football Association (IFA), and is the fourth oldest international team
County Fermanagh (1,730 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Fermanagh (/fərˈmænə/ fər-MA-nə; from Irish: Fir Manach or Fear Manach, meaning "men of Manach") is one of the six counties of Northern Ireland
Demography of Cornwall (424 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
White (Cornish/English/Welsh/Scottish/Northern Irish/British): 95.7% White (Irish): 0.4% White (Gypsy or Irish Traveller): 0.1% White (Other White): 2.0%
Charles Stewart Parnell (9,121 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles Stewart Parnell (Irish: Cathal Stiúbhard Parnell; 27 June 1846 – 6 October 1891) was an Irish nationalist politician and one of the most powerful
County Leitrim (1,833 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Leitrim (/ˈliːtrəm/ LEE-trəm, Irish: Contae Liatroma) is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Connacht and is part of the Border Region
Denis O'Hare (1,042 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
musician and he grew up playing the church organ. O'Hare is of Irish descent and holds an Irish passport. As a teenager, O'Hare was in his school's choir and
Niall of the Nine Hostages (3,291 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Noígíallach (Irish pronunciation: [ˈniːəl noɪˈɣiːələx], Old Irish "having nine hostages"), or in English, Niall of the Nine Hostages, was a prehistoric Irish king
Tír na nÓg (842 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In Irish mythology and folklore, Tír na nÓg ([tʲiːɾˠ n̪ˠə ˈn̪ˠoːɡ]; "Land of the Young") or Tír na hÓige ("Land of Youth") is one of the names for the
Milesians (Irish) (1,507 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Irish Christian pseudo-history, the Milesians (Irish: gairthear Mílidh Easpáinne) are the final race to settle in Ireland. They represent the Irish people
Uilleann pipes (3,563 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The uilleann pipes (/ˈɪlən/ or /ˈɪljən/; Irish: [ˈiːl̠ʲən̪ˠ]) are the characteristic national bagpipe of Ireland. Earlier known in English as "union pipes"
Cèilidh (2,340 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaelic pronunciation: [ˈkʲʰeːli]) or céilí (Irish pronunciation: [ˈceːlʲiː]) is a traditional Scottish or Irish social gathering. In its most basic form
Staffordshire Bull Terrier (1,597 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Staffordshire Bull Terrier is a medium-sized, short-coated breed of dog of English lineage and may be considered to be within the pit bull type.
John Millington Synge (3,343 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
March 1909) was an Irish playwright, poet, prose writer, travel writer and collector of folklore. He was a key figure in the Irish Literary Revival and
Brendan (4,775 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint Brendan of Clonfert (c. 484 – c. 577) (Irish: Naomh Bréanainn; Latin: Brendanus; Icelandic: (heilagur) Brandanus), also referred to as Brendan moccu
Middle Irish (466 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Middle Irish (sometimes called Middle Gaelic) is the Goidelic language which was spoken in Ireland, most of Scotland and the Isle of Man from the 10th
County Londonderry (2,542 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Londonderry (Irish: Contae Dhoire; Ulster-Scots: Coontie Lunnonderrie), also known as County Derry, is one of the six counties of Northern Ireland
Black and Tans (2,427 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(Irish: Dúchrónaigh), officially the Royal Irish Constabulary Special Reserve, was a force of Temporary Constables recruited to assist the Royal Irish
Hunger strike (2,921 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Occoquan Workhouse in Virginia. Hunger strikes have deep roots in Irish society and in the Irish psyche. Fasting in order to bring attention to an injustice
Kerry GAA (2,982 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
used from 1988 to 2011 was based more on Irish and Celtic symbolism, featuring a round-tower church, an Irish Wolfhound and a harp. Kerry traditional
RTÉ News and Current Affairs (2,635 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
RTÉ News and Current Affairs (Irish: Nuacht agus Cúrsaí Reatha RTÉ), is a major division of Raidió Teilifís Éireann and provides a range of national and
Lisburn (2,798 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lisburn (/ˈlɪz.bərn/ or /ˈlɪs.bərn/; prob. from Irish: Lios, meaning "fort" + Scots burn, meaning "stream"; "fort of the stream") is a city in Northern
NUI Galway (2,961 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The National University of Ireland Galway (NUI Galway, Irish OÉ Gaillimh) is located in Ireland's most westerly city of Galway. A tertiary-level teaching
Notre Dame Football on NBC (1,164 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
presentation of college football games involving the Notre Dame Fighting Irish that are produced by NBC Sports, the sports division of the NBC television
Fionn mac Cumhaill (2,596 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cumhaill (/ˈfɪn məˈkuːl/ fi-UN mə-KOOL; Irish pronunciation: [ˈfʲin̪ˠ mˠakˠ ˈkuːw̃əlːʲ]; Old Irish: and Middle Irish Find or Finn, mac Cumail or Umaill),
Irish Setter (2,356 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Setter (Irish: sotar rua, literally "red setter") is a setter, a breed of gundog, and family dog. The term Irish Setter is commonly used to encompass
Irish Volunteers (5,101 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Volunteers (Irish: Óglaigh na hÉireann), sometimes called the Irish Volunteer Force or Irish Volunteer Army, was a military organisation established
Irish Republican Brotherhood (5,427 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Republican Brotherhood (IRB; Irish: Bráithreachas Phoblacht na hÉireann) was a secret oath-bound fraternal organisation dedicated to the establishment
Chris Hughton (3,741 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Christopher William Gerard Hughton (born 11 December 1958) is an Irish former professional footballer and current manager of Brighton & Hove Albion. In
Irish general election, 2016 (5,054 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish general election of 2016 took place on Friday 26 February to elect 157 Teachtaí Dála (TDs) across 40 constituencies to Dáil Éireann, the lower
Munster Rugby (8,550 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Munster Rugby (Irish: Rugbaí Mumhan) is one of the four professional provincial rugby teams from the island of Ireland. They compete in the Pro14 and
Richard Brinsley Sheridan (2,266 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard Brinsley Butler Sheridan (30 October 1751 – 7 July 1816) was an Irish satirist, a playwright and poet, and long-term owner of the London Theatre
Orange Order (15,130 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
opposition to both the Irish Land League and later Home Rule. The Order was heavily involved in opposition to Gladstone's first Irish Home Rule Bill 1886
Stephen Gately (6,861 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stephen Patrick David Gately (17 March 1976 – 10 October 2009) was an Irish pop singer-songwriter, actor, children's writer and dancer, who, with Ronan
Celtic harp (2,427 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland, Scotland and Wales. It is known as a telenn in Breton, cláirseach in Irish, clàrsach in Scottish Gaelic and telyn in Welsh. In Ireland and Scotland
Clan (654 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
clann meaning children or progeny but not from the word for family in the Irish language and the Scottish Gaelic languages. According to the Oxford English
Cobh (3,037 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cobh (/ˈkoʊv/ KOHV,  Irish: an Cóbh), known from 1849 until 1920 as Queenstown, is a tourist seaport town on the south coast of County Cork, Ireland.
Douglas Hyde (2,345 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hyde (Irish: Dubhghlas de hÍde; 17 January 1860 – 12 July 1949), known as An Craoibhín Aoibhinn (lit. "The Pleasant Little Branch"), was an Irish academic
People of Northern Ireland (776 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish people, are all people born in Northern Ireland and having, at the time of their birth, at least one parent who is a British citizen, an Irish citizen
Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (1,650 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (UK: /lɛfˈtɛnənt/; Irish: Tiarna Leifteanant na hÉireann) was the title of the chief governor of Ireland from the Williamite
Jools Holland (1,882 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Julian Miles "Jools" Holland, OBE, DL (born 24 January 1958) is an English pianist, bandleader, singer, composer and television presenter. He was an original
Garrison (431 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the "garrison sport" for its connections with British military serving in Irish cities and towns. In Israel, a "garrison unit" (Hebrew: חיל מצב‎‎) is a
Augusta, Lady Gregory (3,001 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
May 1932) was an Irish dramatist, folklorist and theatre manager. With William Butler Yeats and Edward Martyn, she co-founded the Irish Literary Theatre
Battle of the Boyne (3,587 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
723°N 6.417°W / 53.723; -6.417 (battle site) The Battle of the Boyne (Irish: Cath na Bóinne IPA: [ˈkah n̪ˠə ˈbˠoːn̪ʲə]) was a battle in 1690 between
County Offaly (3,269 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Offaly (Irish: Contae Uíbh Fhailí) is a county in Ireland. It is part of the Midlands Region and is also located in the province of Leinster. It
Stuart Townsend (1,083 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stuart Peter Townsend (born 15 December 1972) is an Irish actor. His most notable portrayals are of the characters Lestat de Lioncourt in the 2002 film
Blackball (pool) (1,829 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
variants thereof) are sometimes referred to as "British standard pool", "Irish standard pool", etc. As of 2014[update], WEPF leagues exist in: Australia
Christy Moore (1,594 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Christopher Andrew "Christy" Moore (born 7 May 1945) is an Irish folk singer, songwriter and guitarist. He is one of the founding members of Planxty and
Dál Riata (6,719 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
roughly what is now Argyll in Scotland and part of County Antrim in the Irish province of Ulster. In Argyll, it consisted of four main kindreds each with
Lansdowne Road (2,530 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lansdowne Road Stadium (Irish: Bóthar Lansdúin, IPA: [ˈbˠoːhəɾˠ ˈl̪ˠan̪ˠsˠd̪ˠuːn̪ˠ]) was a stadium in Dublin owned by the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU)
Danny O'Donoghue (873 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Danny" O'Donoghue (born 3 October 1979) is an Irish singer-songwriter known for being the frontman of the Irish alternative rock band The Script and as a
Abbey Theatre (3,632 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Abbey Theatre (Irish: Amharclann na Mainistreach), also known as the National Theatre of Ireland (Irish: Amharclann Náisiúnta na hÉireann), in Dublin
Irish Film & Television Academy (672 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
is being considered for merging. › The Irish Film & Television Academy (IFTA) was founded in 2003. The Irish Academy's aim is to stimulate original and
International rules football (1,909 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
International rules football (Irish: Peil na rialacha idirnáisiunta; also known as inter rules in Australia and compromise rules in Ireland) is a team
Royal Irish Regiment (1992) (1,754 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Royal Irish Regiment (27th (Inniskilling) 83rd and 87th and Ulster Defence Regiment) (R IRISH) is an infantry regiment of the British Army. The regiment
FAI Cup (645 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Football Association of Ireland Senior Challenge Cup (FAI Cup), known as the Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup for sponsorship reasons, is a knock-out association football
Tipperary (2,103 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tipperary (/ˌtɪpəˈrɛəri/; Irish: Tiobraid Árann, meaning "Well of the Ara") is a town and a civil parish in County Tipperary, Ireland. Its population
Baileys Irish Cream (757 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Baileys Irish Cream is an Irish whiskey- and cream-based liqueur, made by Gilbeys of Ireland. The trademark is currently owned by Diageo. It has a declared
Green Party (Ireland) (3,434 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Green Party (Irish: Comhaontas Glas, literally "Green Alliance") is a green political party that operates in Ireland—both the Republic of Ireland
Charlie Weis (3,163 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
through 2009, Weis was the head football coach for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. He has also served as an offensive coordinator in the National Football
Irish Cup (2,194 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Football Association Challenge Cup (also known as the Tennent's Irish Cup for sponsorship purposes) is the national football knock-out cup competition
Irish Confederate Wars (4,612 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Confederate Wars, also called the Eleven Years' War (derived from the Irish language name Cogadh na hAon Bhliana Déag), took place in Ireland
Iarnród Éireann (1,464 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Iarnród Éireann (Irish pronunciation: [ˈiəɾˠnˠɾˠoːdˠ ˈeːɾʲən̪ˠ]), also known as Irish Rail in English, is the operator of the national railway network
Wars of the Three Kingdoms (3,716 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Irish Rebellion of 1641, Confederate Ireland, 1642–49 and the Cromwellian conquest of Ireland in 1649 (collectively the Eleven Years War or Irish Confederate
Liam Cunningham (612 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Liam Cunningham (born 2 June 1961) is an Irish stage and screen actor. He is known for playing Davos Seaworth in the HBO epic-fantasy series Game of Thrones
Charlestown, Boston (3,949 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County. It has had a substantial Irish American population since the migration of Irish people during the Great Irish Famine of the 1840s. Since the late
Donegal (1,720 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Donegal or Donegal Town (/ˈdʌniɡɔːl/ or /ˈdʌnɪɡɔːl/ DUN-i-gawl; Irish: Dún na nGall, meaning "fort of the foreigners") is a town in County Donegal in
William Rowan Hamilton (3,800 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William Rowan Hamilton PRIA FRSE (4 August 1805 – 2 September 1865) was an Irish physicist, astronomer, and mathematician, who made important contributions
List of members of the Irish Republican Army (3,679 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of members of the Irish Republican Army. It is broken down in sub-lists of various organisations known as the IRA Frank Aiken (1898–1983)
Lebor Gabála Érenn (4,784 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
poems and prose narratives that purports to be a history of Ireland and the Irish from the creation of the world to the Middle Ages. There are a number of
Irish general election, 2011 (8,026 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish general election of 2011 took place on Friday 25 February to elect 166 Teachtaí Dála across 43 constituencies to Dáil Éireann, the lower house
Terminology of the British Isles (9,215 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland. The Irish passport is available to Irish citizens and can also be applied for abroad through Irish Consular services and the local Irish Embassy.
Royal Irish Constabulary (3,093 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Royal Irish Constabulary (RIC, Irish: Constáblacht Ríoga na hÉireann; simply called the Irish Constabulary 1836–67) was the police force in Ireland
Geology of Ireland (1,816 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland's past based on the geologic time scale. The oldest known Irish rock is about 1.7 billion years old and is found on Inishtrahull Island
Mary Harris Jones (4,554 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mary Harris "Mother" Jones (1837 – 30 November 1930) was an Irish-born American schoolteacher and dressmaker who became a prominent organized labor representative
Ulaid (7,274 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ulaid (Old Irish, pronounced [ˈuləðʲ]) or Ulaidh (modern Irish, pronounced [ˈu.liː])) was a Gaelic over-kingdom in north-eastern Ireland during the Middle
Bodhrán (2,304 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The bodhrán (/ˈbɔːrɑːn/ or /ˈbaʊrɑːn/, Irish pronunciation: [ˈbˠəʊɾˠaːnˠ]; plural bodhráin or bodhráns) is an Irish frame drum ranging from 25 to 65 cm (10–26 in)
Killarney (3,738 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Killarney (Irish: Cill Airne, meaning "church of sloes"; pronounced [ˈcɪl̠ʲ ˈaːɾˠnʲə]) is a town in County Kerry, southwestern Ireland. The town is on
Cork GAA (4,661 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Cork County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) (Irish: Cumann Luthchleas Gael Coiste Contae Chorcaí) or Cork GAA is one of the 32 county
List of Irish Republican Army chiefs of staff (885 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
those who are reported to have served as Chief of Staff of the Irish Republican Army (Irish: Ceann Foirne Óglaigh na hÉireann) in the organisations bearing
Shelta (1,273 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Shelta /ˈʃɛltə/ is a language spoken by Irish Travellers, particularly in Ireland and the United Kingdom. It is widely known as the Cant, to its native
City status in Ireland (7,054 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dictionary of the Irish Language. Royal Irish Academy. Retrieved 17 May 2010. [permanent dead link] "cathair". Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language. Royal
Father Ted (4,149 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
for Channel 4. Written jointly by Irish writers Arthur Mathews and Graham Linehan and starring a predominantly Irish cast, it originally aired over three
Connacht Rugby (6,878 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Connacht Rugby (Irish: Rugbaí Connachta) is one of the four professional provincial rugby teams from the island of Ireland. Connacht competes in the Pro14
List of Irish dishes (144 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
a list of dishes found in Irish cuisine. Irish cuisine is a style of cooking originating from Ireland or developed by Irish people. It evolved from centuries
Táin Bó Cúailnge (2,621 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Táin Bó Cúailnge (Irish pronunciation: [t̪ˠaːnʲ boː ˈkuəlʲɲə]; "the driving-off of cows of Cooley", commonly known as The Cattle Raid of Cooley or The
Connemara (1,836 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(Irish: Conamara; pronounced [ˈkɔnˠamˠaɾˠa]) is a cultural region in County Galway, Ireland. The area has a strong association with traditional Irish culture
Jacksepticeye (745 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
known through his online pseudonym Jacksepticeye (or simply Jack), is an Irish producer, game commentator, and internet personality, known primarily for
Dundalk (1,780 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dundalk (/dʌnˈdɔːk/, Irish: Dún Dealgan, meaning "Dalgan's fort") is the county town of County Louth, Ireland. It is on the Castletown River, which flows
Zardoz (1,309 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Zardoz is a 1974 Irish-American science fantasy film written, produced, and directed by John Boorman and starring Sean Connery and Charlotte Rampling
Mary Mallon (2,698 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
described as an Irish woman about 40 years of age, tall, heavy, single. She seemed to be in perfect health." Soper discovered that a female Irish cook, who
Hiberno-Scottish mission (1,660 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hiberno-Scottish mission was a series of missions and expeditions initiated by various Irish clerics and cleric-scholars who, for the most part, are not known to have
List of Irish Republican Army chiefs of staff (885 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
those who are reported to have served as Chief of Staff of the Irish Republican Army (Irish: Ceann Foirne Óglaigh na hÉireann) in the organisations bearing
Brigid (1,461 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"exalted one") was a goddess of pre-Christian Ireland. She appears in Irish mythology as a member of the Tuatha Dé Danann, the daughter of the Dagda
John Mahoney (1,499 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the city and discovered acting at the Stretford Children's Theatre. His Irish father, Reg, was a baker who played classical piano, and his mother, Margaret
Sept (851 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
an English word for a division of a family, especially of a Scottish or Irish family. The word may derive from the Latin saeptum, meaning "enclosure"
Ulster Cycle (2,833 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cycle (Irish: an Rúraíocht), formerly known as the Red Branch Cycle, one of the four great cycles of Irish mythology, is a body of medieval Irish heroic
Táin Bó Cúailnge (2,621 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Táin Bó Cúailnge (Irish pronunciation: [t̪ˠaːnʲ boː ˈkuəlʲɲə]; "the driving-off of cows of Cooley", commonly known as The Cattle Raid of Cooley or The
Allied Irish Banks (4,607 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Allied Irish Banks (AIB) is one of the so-called "Big Four" commercial banks in Ireland. AIB offers a full range of personal and corporate banking services
Hiberno-Scottish mission (1,660 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hiberno-Scottish mission was a series of missions and expeditions initiated by various Irish clerics and cleric-scholars who, for the most part, are not known to have
Bank of Ireland (3,276 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bank of Ireland (Irish: Banc na hÉireann) is a commercial bank operation in Ireland and one of the traditional 'Big Four' Irish banks. Historically
Vince McMahon Sr. (1,062 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Garden promoter Tex Rickard, and his mother Rose Davis, was a New Yorker of Irish descent. He had an older brother, Roderick Jr., and a younger sister, Dorothy
Uí Néill (350 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
help reach a consensus. › The Uí Néill (Irish pronunciation: [iː ˈnʲeːl̪ʲ], descendants of Niall) are Irish and Scottish dynasties who claim descent
Irish literature (10,094 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish literature comprises writings in the Irish, Latin, and English (including Ulster Scots) languages on the island of Ireland. The earliest recorded
Bertie Ahern (14,006 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Patrick Bartholomew Ahern (born 12 September 1951) is a former Irish Fianna Fáil politician who served as Taoiseach from 1997 to 2008, Leader of Fianna
Fiona Shaw (1,546 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fiona Shaw, CBE (born Fiona Mary Wilson; 10 July 1958) is an Irish actress and theatre and opera director, known for her role as Petunia Dursley in the
County Cavan (3,662 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Cavan (Irish: Contae an Chabháin) is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Ulster and is part of the Border Region. It is named after the
United Kingdom general election, 1885 (300 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
As the Irish Nationalists held the balance of power between them and the Conservatives, this exacerbated divisions within the Liberals over Irish Home Rule
Irish Derby (874 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Derby (Irish: Dearbaí na hÉireann) is a Group 1 flat horse race in Ireland open to three-year-old thoroughbred colts and fillies. It is run at
The Lobster (2,598 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
team, "absurdist theater is second nature, as it was second nature to the Irish Beckett a century ago." "Film Distributors Association: UK release schedule
Cathaoirleach (378 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cathaoirleach (/kəˈhɪərləx/; Irish for "chairperson"; plural: Cathaoirligh) is the title of the chair (or presiding officer) of Seanad Éireann, the sixty-member
Notre Dame Fighting Irish men's ice hockey (1,779 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish men's ice hockey team is the college ice hockey team at the University of Notre Dame, competing at the NCAA Division I level
Irish Air Corps (3,419 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Air Corps (Irish: An tAerchór) is the air component of the Defence Forces of Ireland. Through a fleet of fixed and rotary wing aircraft, it provides
Eoin O'Duffy (1,876 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Eoin O'Duffy (Irish: Eoin Ó Dubhthaigh; 30 October 1892 – 30 November 1944) was an Irish political activist, soldier and police commissioner. O'Duffy was
Knute Rockne (4,453 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
helped to popularize the forward pass and made the Notre Dame Fighting Irish a major factor in college football. Knute Rockne was born Knut Larsen
Irish National Liberation Army (4,523 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish National Liberation Army (INLA, Irish: Arm Saoirse Náisiúnta na hÉireann) is an Irish republican socialist paramilitary group formed in December
County Carlow (795 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Carlow (Irish: Contae Cheatharlach) is a county in Ireland, part of the South-East Region and the province of Leinster. It is named after the town
Normans in Ireland (3,841 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
17th century and much of their caste merged with native Irish Gaels under the denominator of "Irish Catholic." This was because a New English Protestant
Notre Dame–USC football rivalry (9,103 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
is an American college football rivalry between the Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team of the University of Notre Dame and USC Trojans football team
Scottish Americans (5,932 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Scotch-Irish Americans, descendants of Ulster Scots, and communities emphasize and celebrate a common heritage. The majority of Scotch-Irish Americans
Civil parishes in Ireland (1,246 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Civil parishes (Irish: paróistí sibhialta) are units of territory in the island of Ireland that have their origins in old Gaelic territorial divisions
Nadine Coyle (3,552 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Nadine Elizabeth Louise Coyle (born 15 June 1985) is an Irish singer, songwriter, actress, and model. Coyle rose to fame in the early 2000s as a member
Irish Republican Army (1919–1922) (4,543 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Irish Republican Army (IRA) (Irish: Óglaigh na hÉireann) was an Irish republican revolutionary paramilitary organisation. The ancestor to many groups
United Kingdom general election, 1918 (1,230 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
result in Ireland, which showed clear disapproval of government policy. The Irish Parliamentary Party were almost completely wiped out by the hardline Sinn
Ladies' Gaelic football (464 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ladies' Gaelic football (Irish: Peil Ghaelach na mBan) is a team sport for women, very similar to Gaelic football, and co-ordinated by the Ladies' Gaelic
Bard (3,281 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
respectively. The word is a Celtic loan word from Scottish Gaelic bàrd, Irish bard, Welsh bardd. In 16th-century Scotland, it was a derogatory term for
Eoin Colfer (959 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Eoin Colfer (/ˈoʊ.ɪn/; born 14 May 1965) is an Irish author of children's books. He worked as a primary school teacher before he became a full-time writer
Robert Sheehan (1,569 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Michael Sheehan (Irish: Roibeárd Mícheál Ó Siodhacháin; born 7 January 1988) is an Irish actor. He is best known for television roles such as Nathan
Ethnic joke (749 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Polish joke. L Perry Curtis in examining ethnic humour aimed at the Irish in Victorian England describes the descent that the ethnic joke and the
Zane Radcliffe (137 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
six years writing commercials. In 2001, he wrote his first book, London Irish, which in 2003 won the W H Smith People’s Choice Award for New Talent. Six
Barony (Ireland) (3,140 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In Ireland, a barony (Irish: barúntacht, plural barúntachtaí) is a historical subdivision of a county, analogous to the hundreds into which the counties
First Dáil (1,684 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The First Dáil (Irish: An Chéad Dáil) was Dáil Éireann as it convened from 1919–1921. It was the first meeting of the unicameral parliament of the revolutionary
Geography of Ireland (4,428 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
plains surrounded by coastal mountains. The highest peak is Carrauntoohil (Irish: Corrán Tuathail), which is 1,041 meters (3,415 ft) above sea level. The
The Chieftains (1,610 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Chieftains are a traditional Irish band formed in Dublin in November 1962, by Paddy Moloney, Sean Potts and Michael Tubridy. The band had their first
Battlefield 4 (12,834 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish isn't gonna— / Garrison: Irish doesn't see the full picture. We're under extreme circumstances. She's going with you. / Pac: Understood. Irish is
Western Pennsylvania English (4,282 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pittsburgh, users of the dialect are colloquially known as "Yinzers". Scots-Irish, Pennsylvania German, Polish, Ukrainian and Croatian immigrants to the area
Nine Years' War (Ireland) (4,206 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
in Ireland from 1593 to 1603. It was fought between the forces of Gaelic Irish chieftains Hugh O'Neill of Tír Eoghain, Hugh Roe O'Donnell of Tír Chonaill
Celtic Tiger (5,509 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Celtic Tiger" (Irish: An Tíogar Ceilteach) is a term referring to the economy of the Republic of Ireland from the mid-1990s to the mid-2000s, a period
The Irish News (237 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish News is a compact-sized daily newspaper based in Belfast, Northern Ireland. It is perceived as being broadly Irish nationalist in outlook. It
Cumann na nGaedheal (1,159 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
nGaedheal (Irish pronunciation: [ˈkʊmˠənˠ nˠə ˈŋeːl̪ˠ]; "Society of the Gaels"), sometimes spelt Cumann na nGaedhael, was a political party in the Irish Free
Irish Australians (3,892 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish Australians (Irish: Gael-Astrálaigh) are an ethnic group of Australian citizens of Irish descent, which include immigrants from and descendants whose
List of Notre Dame Fighting Irish head football coaches (173 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of Notre Dame Fighting Irish football head coaches. The Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team is the football team of the University of
Irish Braille (419 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish Braille is the braille alphabet of the Irish language. It is augmented by specifically Irish letters for vowels that take acute accents in print:
Offaly GAA (970 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Championship. The Offaly County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) (Irish: Cumann Luthchleas Gael Coiste Uíbh Fhailí) or Offaly GAA is one of the
Wake (ceremony) (434 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Publications. p. 28. ISBN 1568542860.  A first hand account of a modern Irish Wake  Ripley, George; Dana, Charles A., eds. (1879). "Wake — In Ireland"
Joshua Jackson (1,567 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
answers the Conan O'Brien question about fans websites; "Yeah, you know, I'm Irish Catholic, I have a lot of family members, that's a lot of websites.") Retrieved
Pat Kenny (3,714 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Patrick "Pat" Kenny (born 29 January 1948) is a veteran Irish broadcaster, who currently hosts the daily radio show The Pat Kenny Show on Newstalk and
Antrim GAA (1,576 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Championship. The Antrim County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cumann Lúthchleas Gael Coiste Chontae Aontroma) or Antrim GAA is one of
Nine Years' War (Ireland) (4,206 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
in Ireland from 1593 to 1603. It was fought between the forces of Gaelic Irish chieftains Hugh O'Neill of Tír Eoghain, Hugh Roe O'Donnell of Tír Chonaill
Celtic Tiger (5,509 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Celtic Tiger" (Irish: An Tíogar Ceilteach) is a term referring to the economy of the Republic of Ireland from the mid-1990s to the mid-2000s, a period
Athlone (4,560 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Athlone (/æθˈloʊn/; Irish: Baile Átha Luain, meaning "town of Luan's ford") is a town on the River Shannon near the southern shore of Lough Ree in Ireland
Society of United Irishmen (4,118 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
launched the Irish Rebellion of 1798 with the objective of ending British monarchical rule over Ireland and founding a sovereign, independent Irish republic
Gaelic handball (1,103 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaelic handball (known in Ireland simply as handball; Irish: liathróid láimhe) is a sport played in Ireland where players hit a ball with a hand or fist
My Bloody Valentine (band) (5,737 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
My Bloody Valentine are an Anglo-Irish rock band formed in Dublin in 1983. Since 1987, the band's lineup has consisted of founding members Kevin Shields
Andrew Scott (actor) (1,686 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Andrew Scott (born 21 October 1976) is an Irish film, television and stage actor. He plays Jim Moriarty in the BBC series Sherlock and is currently starring
University College Cork (3,794 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
University College Cork – National University of Ireland, Cork (UCC) (Irish: Coláiste na hOllscoile Corcaigh) is a constituent university of the National
List of Notre Dame Fighting Irish head football coaches (173 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of Notre Dame Fighting Irish football head coaches. The Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team is the football team of the University of
Cumann na nGaedheal (1,159 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
nGaedheal (Irish pronunciation: [ˈkʊmˠənˠ nˠə ˈŋeːl̪ˠ]; "Society of the Gaels"), sometimes spelt Cumann na nGaedhael, was a political party in the Irish Free
Irish general election, 2007 (2,445 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish general election of 2007 took place on 24 May 2007 after the dissolution of the 29th Dáil by the President on 30 April 2007, at the request
Catholic Church in Ireland (4,196 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Catholic Church in Ireland (Irish: Eaglais Chaitliceach na hÉireann) is part of the worldwide Catholic Church in communion with the Pope. With 3.7
Privy Council of Ireland (262 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
never formally abolished, the Council ceased to have any functions when the Irish Free State came into being a few days later, on 6 December 1922, and it
Counties of Northern Ireland (946 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ulster. The number has been used in the designation The Six Counties as an Irish-nationalist alternative name for Northern Ireland. The English administration
Amhrán na bhFiann (3,384 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Amhrán na bhFiann" (Irish pronunciation: [ˈəuɾˠaːn̪ˠ n̪ˠə ˈvʲiːən̪ˠ]), originally composed in English as The Soldiers' Song, is the Irish national anthem
County Sligo (1,310 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Sligo (/ˈslaɪɡoʊ/ SLY-goh, Irish: Contae Shligigh) is an Irish county and part of the province of Connacht. It is located in the Border Region
Pittsburgh Irish and Classical Theatre (474 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
PICT (Formerly known as Pittsburgh Irish & Classical Theatre) was founded in 1996 by Andrew S. Paul and Stephanie Riso in Pittsburgh. PICT has emerged
University of Limerick (4,355 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The University of Limerick (UL) (Irish: Ollscoil Luimnigh) is a university in Limerick, Ireland. Founded in 1972 as the National Institute for Higher
O'Donnell dynasty (3,608 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
dynasty (Irish: Ó Dónaill or Ó Domhnaill or Ó Doṁnaill; derived from the Irish name Domhnall, which means "ruler of the world", Dónall in modern Irish) were
Edward England (1,663 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Edward England An 18th century woodcut of Irish pirate Edward (Seegar) England. Born 1685 Ireland Died 1721 (aged approx. 36) St. Augustine's Bay, Madagascar
Ciarán Hinds (2,916 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ciarán Hinds (/ˈkɪərɔːn ˈhaɪndz/ KEER-awn HYNDZ; born 9 February 1953) is an Irish film, television and stage actor. He has built a reputation as a versatile
Lughnasadh (3,196 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
widely observed throughout Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man. In Modern Irish it is called Lúnasa, in Scottish Gaelic: Lùnastal, and in Manx: Luanistyn
Chart-Track (118 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
produces the Official Irish Music Charts and collects data daily from major and independent record stores in Ireland on behalf of the Irish Recorded Music Association
Shayne Ward (2,125 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Shayne Thomas Ward (born 16 October 1984) is an English singer and actor of Irish Traveller Heritage, who rose to fame as the winner of the second series
Irish passport (4,978 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
An Irish passport is the passport issued to citizens of Ireland. An Irish passport enables the bearer to travel internationally and serves as evidence
Sam Maguire Cup (1,375 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sam Maguire Cup, often referred to as Sam or The Sam (Irish: Corn Sam Mhic Uidhir), is the cup awarded to winners of the All-Ireland Senior Football
Dolores O'Riordan (1,788 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dolores Mary Eileen O'Riordan (/oʊˈrɪərdən/; born 6 September 1971) is an Irish musician and singer-songwriter. She led the rock band The Cranberries to
Ryan Tubridy (7,110 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ryan Tubridy (born 28 May 1973), nicknamed "Tubs", is an Irish broadcaster, a presenter of live shows on radio and television in Ireland. Tubridy is the
Blueshirts (1,482 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
better known by the nickname The Blueshirts (Irish: Na Léinte Gorma), was a far-right organisation in the Irish Free State in the early 1930s. The organisation
Jim Sheridan (765 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jim Sheridan (born 6 February 1949) is an Irish playwright, screenwriter, film director, and film producer. In the few years from 1989 to 1993, Sheridan
Connachta (881 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
discussion to help reach a consensus. › The Connachta are a group of medieval Irish dynasties who claimed descent from the legendary High King Conn Cétchathach
Frank McCourt (1,908 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Francis "Frank" McCourt (August 19, 1930 – July 19, 2009) was an Irish-American teacher and writer. He won a Pulitzer Prize for his book Angela's Ashes
Medb (2,286 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
([mɛɣv]) and Méabh ([mʲeːv])—is queen of Connacht in the Ulster Cycle of Irish mythology. Her husband in the core stories of the cycle is Ailill mac Máta
Irish Unionist Alliance (3,924 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Unionist Alliance (IUA), also known as the Irish Unionist Party or simply the Unionists, was a unionist political party founded in Ireland in
James Ussher (3,474 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
family. His maternal grandfather, James Stanihurst, had been speaker of the Irish parliament. Ussher's father, Arnold Ussher, was a clerk in chancery who
1152 in Ireland (119 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(archbishoprics) and 36 sees, under the primacy of Armagh. The Archdiocese of Dublin, (Irish: Ard-Deoise Bhaile Átha Cliath), recognised as a metropolitan province in
1148 in Ireland (64 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dictionary of Irish History. Mac Annaidh, S (ed). Gill and Macmillan, Dublin. 2001 Moody, TW; Martin, FX, eds. (1967). The Course of Irish History. Cork
Clan na Gael (3,075 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Clan na Gael (in modern Irish orthography: Clann na nGael, IPA: [ˈklˠan̪ˠ n̪ˠə ˈŋeːlʲ], family of the Gaels) was an Irish republican organization in
Independent News & Media (1,996 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of controversy, due to the journalistic output of its main titles - the Irish Independent (the Indo) and the Sunday Independent (the Sindo)." The INM
Gaelic nobility of Ireland (2,323 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
it excludes Scotland and other discussion. It is one of three groups of Irish nobility, the others being those nobles descended from the Hiberno-Normans
Progressive Democrats (2,872 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Progressive Democrats (Irish: An Páirtí Daonlathach, lit.: The Democratic Party), commonly known as the PDs, was a liberal and conservative-liberal
Royal Ulster Rifles (3,126 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Royal Irish Rifles (became the Royal Ulster Rifles from 1 January 1921) was an infantry rifle regiment of the British Army, first created in 1881
Carlow (2,976 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Carlow (/ˈkɑːr.loʊ/; Irish: Ceatharlach) is the county town of County Carlow, Ireland, in the south-east of Ireland, 84 km from Dublin. At the 2016 census
List of Irish county nicknames (3,349 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the GAA is organised into regional bodies which have the same status as Irish counties, some of which compete in the same inter-county competitions. In