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Ireland (17,925 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 (15,532 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland (/ˈaɪərlənd/ ( listen); Irish: Éire [ˈeːɾʲə] ( listen)), also described as the Republic of Ireland (Poblacht na hÉireann), is a sovereign state
Northern Ireland (14,727 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 country of the United Kingdom located
Irish language (10,857 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 of the Indo-European language family originating
Oscar Wilde (13,703 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 (8,387 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
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;
Great Famine (Ireland) (12,760 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
Dublin (10,434 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dublin (/ˈdʌblᵻn/, Irish: Baile Átha Cliath [blʲaːˈklʲiəh]) is the capital and largest city of Ireland. Dublin is in the province of Leinster on Ireland's
Cillian Murphy (6,100 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
Irish Republican Army (1,563 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
The Troubles (15,403 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 (4,616 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
Pierce Brosnan (6,555 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 who after leaving comprehensive school at age 16, began
Richard Harris (3,604 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
James Joyce (9,949 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
Sinn Féin (9,139 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
Irish War of Independence (13,188 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 (10,150 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
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
Saoirse Ronan (3,245 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saoirse Una Ronan (/ˈsɜːrʃə ˈuːnə ˈroʊnən/ SUR-shə; born 12 April 1994) is an Irish-American actress. She is a two-time Academy Award nominee; receiving a Best
Colin Farrell (6,622 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 BBC drama Ballykissangel in 1998, made his film debut in the Tim Roth-directed
Irish Americans (18,100 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
Samuel Beckett (7,589 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
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
British Isles (8,364 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
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
Hurling (5,051 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)
Irish Free State (4,889 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 an independent state established
Irish Travellers (5,824 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
Provisional Irish Republican Army (13,500 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
Bono (6,955 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hewson (born 10 May 1960), known by his stage name Bono (/ˈbɒnoʊ/), is an Irish singer-songwriter, musician, venture capitalist, businessman, and philanthropist
Sinéad O'Connor (7,080 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
Countries of the United Kingdom (2,840 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
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (8,681 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
Taoiseach (2,926 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 head of government (prime minister) of Ireland. An
Banshee (1,100 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
Easter Rising (12,635 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
Peter O'Toole (3,395 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
Vikings (TV series) (3,323 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
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
Michael Gambon (3,189 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
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;
Ulster (6,609 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
Enya (7,835 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
Michael Collins (Irish leader) (12,379 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
Good Friday Agreement (4,050 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
History of Ireland (11,758 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
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
Aidan Gillen (1,133 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
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;
History of Ireland (11,758 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
Saint Patrick (9,316 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint Patrick (Latin: Patricius; Irish: Pádraig [ˈpˠaːd̪ˠɾˠəɟ]; Welsh: Padrig) was a fifth-century Romano-British Christian missionary and bishop in Ireland
Jonathan Swift (5,560 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)
Galway (8,444 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
Gaels (9,050 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
Bob Geldof (7,505 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
Jonathan Rhys Meyers (1,740 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)
Sheamus (11,529 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
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,
Good Friday Agreement (4,050 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
Pádraig Harrington (4,157 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pádraig Peter Harrington (born 31 August 1971) is an Irish professional golfer who plays on the European Tour and the PGA Tour. He has won three major
Irish Civil War (9,975 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
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (14,372 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
Fianna Fáil (4,131 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
Provinces of Ireland (2,332 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"
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
Éamon de Valera (11,720 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
Full breakfast (2,100 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 Cranberries (2,368 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
Scottish Gaelic (7,895 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
Kennedy family (1,163 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kennedy family in September 1963 Place of origin New Ross, County Wexford (Irish forebears) Boston, Massachusetts (American political dynasty) Distinctions
Irish Independent (1,537 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
Cork (city) (7,925 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Cork (/kɔːrk/; Irish: Corcaigh, pronounced [ˈkoɾkɪɟ], from corcach, meaning "marsh") is a university city in Ireland, located in the South-West of the
Flag of Ireland (4,796 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 a vertical tricolour
Counties of Ireland (5,989 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
Whisky (6,359 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
The Irish Times (3,795 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
Bobby Sands (4,769 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
The Departed (3,747 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
Aer Lingus (9,453 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
Scotch-Irish Americans (9,618 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
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
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
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
Garda Síochána (7,139 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
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
County Donegal (7,783 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
/ˌdʌnᵻˈɡɔːl/; 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
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
Celtic mythology (2,361 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
Montserrat (5,885 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
Northern Ireland national football team (4,536 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
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
Linfield F.C. (10,190 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
even a world record. The club was one of the eight founding members of the Irish League in 1890, as well as the inaugural winners and one of only three clubs
Graham Norton (2,943 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 Edge (2,903 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 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 Cork (2,749 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
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
President of Ireland (6,517 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of Ireland (Irish: Uachtarán na hÉireann, /ˈuəxtərɑːn nə hˈɛərən/) is the head of state of Ireland and the Supreme Commander of the Irish Defence Forces
Celtic mythology (2,361 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
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
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
Gaelic football (4,533 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
The Script (3,174 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Script is an Irish rock band formed in 2001 in Dublin, Ireland. It consists of lead vocalist and keyboardist Danny O'Donoghue, lead guitarist Mark
Fine Gael (5,861 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
County Cork (2,749 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
Robert Boyle (3,827 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
Vaudeville (4,568 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
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,
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
Ruth Negga (1,044 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
Glen Hansard (1,747 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
Gaelic Athletic Association (4,040 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 and international amateur sporting
Hiberno-English (7,595 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
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
Dennis Quaid (2,286 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
agent, and William Rudy Quaid, an electrician. Quaid has English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Cajun (French) ancestry, and was raised in the Baptist faith
The Sun (United Kingdom) (13,616 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
Anglo-Irish people (3,013 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 in Ireland
County Galway (1,736 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)
Denis Leary (3,475 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
Gary Moore (2,811 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
County Tipperary (2,294 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
County Kerry (3,844 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
Gabriel Byrne (1,927 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
Dan Martin (cyclist) (2,221 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Daniel "Dan" Martin (born 20 August 1986) is an Irish professional road racing cyclist who rides for UCI ProTeam Quick-Step Floors. Martin's accomplishments
Stuart Townsend (1,040 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
Guinness (7,914 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Guinness (/ˈɡɪnᵻs/) 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
Ireland national rugby union team (3,963 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
Leo Varadkar (2,177 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(English pronunciation: /ˈliːoʊ vəˈrædkər/; born 18 January 1979) is an Irish Fine Gael politician who has served as Taoiseach, Minister for Defence and
Ogham (5,388 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"
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
Roy Keane (11,500 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
Irish traditional music (8,021 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
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
Trinity College, Dublin (10,726 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
Norman Reedus (1,631 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
Caitriona Balfe (1,880 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
Munster (2,015 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
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
The Tudors (6,519 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
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
Labour Party (Ireland) (4,501 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
Gerry Adams (7,106 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
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 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
Irish Mob (5,729 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
Maureen O'Hara (14,884 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
O'Hara (born Maureen FitzSimons; 17 August 1920 – 24 October 2015) was an Irish-born American actress and singer. The famously red-headed O'Hara was known
Church of Ireland (5,046 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
Bull Terrier (1,612 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
Corned beef (2,187 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
County Kildare (2,492 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
Irish diaspora (13,627 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
Robbie Keane (9,409 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 last played for Major League Soccer team LA Galaxy as a forward
Acts of Union 1800 (1,578 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
County Clare (3,801 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, though there is debate on if it should
Parliament of Ireland (3,924 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
Notre Dame Fighting Irish (3,193 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are the varsity sports teams of the University of Notre Dame. The Fighting Irish participate in 23 National Collegiate Athletic
Ronan Keating (4,924 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 Meath (1,713 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
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
Magdalene asylum (2,461 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
High King of Ireland (1,609 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The High Kings of Ireland (Irish: Ard-Rí na hÉireann) were sometimes historical and sometimes legendary figures who had, or who are claimed to have had
Old Irish (5,792 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
Giant's Causeway (2,126 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)
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
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
Páirc Uí Chaoimh (3,009 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Páirc Uí Chaoimh (Irish pronunciation: [ˈpˠaːɾʲc iː ˈxiːvʲ], literally "O'Keeffe Park" in English) is a Gaelic games stadium in Cork, Ireland. The venue
Irish Republican Army (1922–69) (5,471 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
County Tyrone (1,728 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 thirty-two
1981 Irish hunger strike (4,141 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
Terry Wogan (5,309 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
Manx language (8,721 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
Niall Horan (3,222 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, best known as a member of the boy band One Direction. In 2016, Horan signed
The Quiet Man (2,996 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Green Rushes. The film is notable for Winton Hoch's lush photography of the Irish countryside and a long, climactic, semi-comic fist fight. It was an official
Government of Ireland (1,749 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
County Mayo (6,694 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
County Dublin (1,904 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
Oireachtas (2,265 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
Anthony Quinn (2,428 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and Francisco "Frank" Quinn. Francisco Quinn was born in Mexico, to an Irish immigrant father from County Cork and a Mexican mother. Frank Quinn rode
Chris O'Dowd (1,591 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
Dominic Monaghan (1,598 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dominic Bernard Patrick Luke Monaghan (/ˈdɒmᵻnᵻk ˈmɒnəhæn/; born 8 December 1976) is a German-English actor. He played Meriadoc "Merry" Brandybuck in Peter
Seanad Éireann (2,411 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
Irish cuisine (4,392 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
Tin whistle (4,820 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
Limerick (10,414 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
Brian McFadden (2,954 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
Evanna Lynch (2,878 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
London Irish (1,131 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
London Irish RFC is an English rugby union club originally based in Sunbury, Surrey, where the senior squad train, the youth teams and senior academy
Room (2015 film) (4,074 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
Rory Gallagher (4,304 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
Seamus Heaney (8,793 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
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
Real Irish Republican Army (7,836 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
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
Irish Catholic (440 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, with
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: [sˠaunʲ]) is a Gaelic festival marking the end of the harvest season and
Jamie Dornan (1,427 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James Dornan (born 1 May 1982) is a Northern Irish actor, model, and musician. He played Axel von Fersen in Sofia Coppola's film Marie Antoinette (2006)
Irish Examiner (868 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 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
Hozier (musician) (1,195 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
Dundalk F.C. (3,438 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dundalk Football Club (/dʌnˈdɔːk/; Irish: Cumann Peile Dhún Dealgan) is an Irish professional association football club based in Dundalk, County Louth
Gaeltacht (4,267 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
County Down (1,831 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
archaically called Downshire. It borders County Antrim to the north, the Irish Sea to the east and south, County Armagh to the west, and County Louth across
Irish whiskey (7,441 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
Boyzone (3,239 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
Neil Jordan (1,163 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
Columba (4,509 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint Columba (Irish: Colm Cille, 'church dove'; 7 December 521 – 9 June 597) was an Irish abbot and missionary credited with spreading Christianity in
Gulliver's Travels (5,790 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
County Wicklow (1,287 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
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
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
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
Danny Boy (1,493 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
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
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
County Louth (2,031 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
Nicky Byrne (1,740 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
Anne Bonny (1,594 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anne Bonny (c. 1700 – c. 1782) was an Irish pirate operating in the Caribbean, and one of several noted women in piracy. The little that is known of her
Damien Dempsey (1,518 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
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
Michael D. Higgins (4,431 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
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
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
Time in Ireland (1,416 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
United Ireland (7,263 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
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
Celtic languages (4,955 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
These are the Goidelic languages (i.e. Irish and Scottish Gaelic, which are both descended from Middle Irish) and the Brittonic languages (i.e. Welsh
University College Dublin (6,919 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
List of Irish films (77 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
Quidditch (2,059 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In the world of the Harry Potter novels and movies, Quidditch /ˈkwɪdɪtʃ/ is a magical competitive sport involving flying contestants. Matches are played
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.
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
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
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
Stefan Molyneux (1,557 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stefan Basil Molyneux (/stəˈfæn ˈmɒlᵻnjuː/; born September 24, 1966) is an Irish-born Canadian podcaster and YouTuber. Molyneux, a self-published author
Ulster Scots people (1,963 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
Brian Boru (5,256 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
Monarchy of Ireland (4,945 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
Jedward (3,795 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
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
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
Irish Guards (3,810 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 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
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
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
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
Hillbilly (2,274 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
colonies beginning in the 1730s, and in America became known as the Scotch-Irish. Scholars argue that the term "hillbilly" originated from Scottish dialect
Irish Guards (3,810 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
Stout (2,475 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
Brian Boru (5,256 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
The Morrígan (2,931 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 primarily associated
Shamrock (4,822 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
Dublin GAA (3,153 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
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
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
Patrick McGoohan (2,294 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Joseph McGoohan (19 March 1928 – 13 January 2009) was an American-born Anglo-Irish actor, writer and director who was brought up in Ireland and England. He
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
James Connolly (3,364 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
Celtic music (2,571 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
Culture of Ireland (6,240 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
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,
Croke Park (3,084 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
Wexford (2,409 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wexford (Irish: Loch Garman, Yola: Weiseforthe) is the county town of County Wexford, Ireland. Wexford lies on the south side of Wexford Harbour, the
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
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
Irish poetry (7,059 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
County Wexford (4,699 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Wexford (Irish: Contae Loch Garman) is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Leinster and is part of the South-East Region. It is named
Enda Kenny (8,800 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
Ulster loyalism (3,673 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
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
Shamrock Rovers F.C. (8,920 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
Raidió Teilifís Éireann (8,421 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
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
Staffordshire Bull Terrier (1,678 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.
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
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
Royal Irish Academy (2,516 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
Stephen Roche (3,110 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stephen Roche (/ˈroʊtʃ/; born 28 November 1959) is an Irish former professional road racing cyclist. In a 13-year professional career, he peaked in 1987
County Antrim (3,258 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
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
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
Waterford (5,756 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 Home Rule movement (3,102 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
County Westmeath (2,220 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
Provisional Irish Republican Army campaign (11,768 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
From 1969 until 1997, the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) conducted an armed paramilitary campaign primarily in Northern Ireland and England,
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
Irish dance (2,540 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish dancing or Irish dance is a group of traditional dance forms originating in Ireland which can broadly be divided into social dances and performance
Lauren Cohan (1,028 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
Celtic cross (1,671 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
Obituary (724 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
American Pit Bull Terrier (3,528 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
Sligo (6,185 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
County Monaghan (2,057 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)
Gaelic type (1,184 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
Liam Cunningham (630 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 best known as Davos Seaworth in the HBO epic-fantasy series Game of Thrones
Hunger strike (2,920 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
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
Tuatha Dé Danann (1,861 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
Constitution of Ireland (7,723 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
League of Ireland (1,454 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
Tyson Fury (5,574 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 Limerick (4,199 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
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
Cromwellian conquest of Ireland (6,019 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
Poitín (1,091 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
National Football League (Ireland) (587 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
Irish Canadians (8,212 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
Irish Parliamentary Party (7,055 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
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).
Irish (253 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
Thomas Moore (4,354 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
Kilt (4,330 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
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
Economy of the Republic of Ireland (7,013 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
Whiskey in the Jar (1,804 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
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
Mary Robinson (8,829 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) served as the 7th, and first female, President of Ireland
Conradh na Gaeilge (1,295 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
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%
List of United Kingdom by-elections (1900–18) (219 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
County Roscommon (1,549 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
Ireland national football team (1882–1950) (3,912 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
Congregation of Christian Brothers (3,816 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
Battle of the Boyne (3,641 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
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 Naval Service (3,392 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
Sean Kelly (cyclist) (5,406 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
John James 'Sean' Kelly (born 24 May 1956) is an Irish former professional road bicycle racer. He was one of the most successful road cyclists of the
TG4 (8,423 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
Stella Maxwell (431 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
Kilkenny (9,243 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
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
The Dubliners (3,357 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
Chris de Burgh (1,925 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
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
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
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
Orange Order (14,991 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
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
Domhnall Gleeson (1,325 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
Green Party (Ireland) (3,406 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Green Party (Irish: Comhaontas Glas) is a green political party in Ireland that operates in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. It
County Fermanagh (1,729 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
Workers' Party of Ireland (4,192 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
Mary McAleese (5,150 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
Drogheda (5,468 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
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 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
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]),
Norman invasion of Ireland (4,448 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
Hot Press (1,483 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
newspapers, including the Irish Independent, the Irish Star, the Irish Mirror, The Sun, the Irish Mail, the Mail on Sunday and The Irish Times and was covered
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
Green Party (Ireland) (3,406 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Green Party (Irish: Comhaontas Glas) is a green political party in Ireland that operates in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. It
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
Middle Irish (359 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
British and Irish Cup (1,688 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
Penal Laws (Ireland) (3,928 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In Ireland, Penal Laws (Irish: Na Péindlíthe) were a series of laws imposed in an attempt to force Irish Roman Catholics and Protestant dissenters (such
Cèilidh (2,320 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
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]),
Jack Gleeson (477 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jack Gleeson (born 20 May 1992) is an Irish actor, best known for his portrayal of Joffrey Baratheon in the HBO television series Game of Thrones. Gleeson
Fionn mac Cumhaill (2,561 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 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
Westies (1,755 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
Irish Canadians (8,212 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
Ireland national football team (1882–1950) (3,912 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
Tír na nÓg (700 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
Irish general election, 2016 (5,025 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
Continuity Irish Republican Army (3,993 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
Dublin Airport (5,260 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.
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%
The Late Late Show (Irish TV series) (8,145 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Late Late Show, with its title often shortened to The Late Late, is an Irish chat show. It is the world's second longest-running chat show, after the
Fiona Shaw (1,529 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
Daniel O'Connell (6,189 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
Hammer (2,615 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
Brendan (4,759 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
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
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
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
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
County Londonderry (2,520 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
European Americans (5,248 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%)
Shemar Moore (791 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
American and his mother, who was born in Roxbury, Massachusetts, is of Irish and French-Canadian descent. His mother, who has a degree in mathematics
NUI Galway (2,947 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 westerly city of Galway. A tertiary-level teaching and
Charles Stewart Parnell (9,113 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
Stephen Gately (6,812 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
County Leitrim (1,852 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
County Fermanagh (1,729 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
Lughnasadh (3,104 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lughnasadh or Lughnasa (pronounced /ˈluːnəsə/, LOO-nə-sə; Irish: Lúnasa, /ˈl̪ˠuːn̪ˠəsˠə/; Scottish Gaelic: Lùnastal, [ˈl̪ˠu:nəsd̥əl̪ˠ]; Manx: Luanistyn
Milesians (Irish) (1,506 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
Leinster Rugby (5,004 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
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
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
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
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
Frank McCourt (1,910 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
Daryl Murphy (2,044 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Daryl Michael Murphy (born 15 March 1983) is an Irish professional footballer who plays as a striker or a winger for Nottingham Forest and the Republic
Douglas Hyde (2,348 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
Mary McAleese (5,150 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
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
Irish Film & Television Academy (789 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Film & Television Academy (IFTA) was founded in 2003. The Irish Academy's aim is to stimulate original and creative production work and encouraging
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
Lisburn (2,777 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
Cork GAA (4,652 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
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
Joshua Jackson (1,559 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
Gaelic games (641 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaelic games are sports played in Ireland under the auspices of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA). Gaelic football and hurling are the two main games
Brian O'Driscoll (4,616 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
is an Irish former professional rugby union player. Registered at University College Dublin R.F.C., he played at outside centre for the Irish provincial
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 (1,231 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
Mrs. Brown's Boys (5,199 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mrs. Brown's Boys is a television sitcom created by and starring Irish writer and performer Brendan O'Carroll and produced in the United Kingdom by BBC
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
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 Open (golf) (1,191 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Ballyliffin The Irish Open (Irish: Comórtas Oscailte na hÉireann) is a professional golf tournament on the European Tour. Since 2015, the Irish Open has been
Jacksepticeye (626 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
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.
Tipperary (2,129 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
Irish general election, 2011 (7,997 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 165 Teachtaí Dála across 43 constituencies to Dáil Éireann, the lower house
Ulster Rugby (2,339 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 Pro12 and the
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
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
Aiden McGeady (3,214 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
brought up in Scotland but chose to play for Ireland, qualifying through his Irish grandparents. He started his career at Scottish Premier League club Celtic
RTÉ News and Current Affairs (2,602 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
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"
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
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
Royal Irish Constabulary (3,083 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
Charlestown, Boston (3,819 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
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
Lansdowne Road (2,533 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)
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
William Rowan Hamilton (3,790 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
Donegal (1,695 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Donegal or Donegal Town (/ˈdʌniɡɔːl/ or /ˈdʌnᵻɡɔːl/ DUN-i-gawl; Irish: Dún na nGall, meaning "fort of the foreigners") is a town in County Donegal, Republic
Allied Irish Banks (4,589 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
City status in Ireland (7,021 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.  "cathair". Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language. Royal Irish Academy. Retrieved
Brigid (1,458 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
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
Niall of the Nine Hostages (3,276 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
Killarney (3,511 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
Athlone (4,542 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
Cumann na mBan (1,830 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cumann na mBan (Irish pronunciation: [ˈkʊmˠən̪ˠ n̪ˠə mˠan̪ˠ]; literally "The Women's Council" but calling themselves "The Irishwomen's Council" in English)
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)
Richard Brinsley Sheridan (2,298 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
County Carlow (787 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
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
Wars of the Three Kingdoms (3,717 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
Jim Sheridan (797 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
Connemara (1,829 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Connemara (Irish: Conamara; pronounced [ˈkɔnˠamˠaɾˠa]) is a cultural region in County Galway, Ireland. The most common definition of the area is that
Cliftonville F.C. (2,484 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cliftonville Football & Athletic Club (the Reds) is a Northern Irish semi-professional association football club playing in the NIFL Premiership. Founded
Terminology of the British Isles (9,237 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.
United Kingdom general election, 1885 (184 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
Nicholas Sparks (1,209 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Remember. He was raised Roman Catholic, and is of German, Czech, English, and Irish ancestry. He and his ex-wife are Catholics and are raising their children
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
South Boston (5,159 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
City status in Ireland (7,021 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.  "cathair". Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language. Royal Irish Academy. Retrieved
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
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
William Joyce (3,933 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
father was Michael Francis Joyce (9 December 1866 – 19 February 1941) an Irish Catholic from a family of farmers in Ballinrobe, County Mayo, who had taken
William Rowan Hamilton (3,790 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
Medb (1,897 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Medb (Old Irish spelling, [mɛðv]; Middle Irish: Meḋḃ, Meaḋḃ; early modern Irish: Meadhbh, [mɛɣv]; Modern Irish: Méabh [mʲeːv], Medbh or Maebh; sometimes
Irish general election, 1918 (3,622 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
modern Irish history because it saw the overwhelming defeat of the moderate nationalist Irish Parliamentary Party (IPP), which had dominated the Irish political
Iarnród Éireann (1,465 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
Joe Theismann (2,989 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
Wars of the Three Kingdoms (3,717 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
Louis Walsh (2,911 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
Brigid (1,458 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
Rose Kennedy (1,369 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
centenarian and socialite. She was deeply embedded in the "lace curtain" Irish Catholic community in Boston, where her father was mayor. She was the wife
Hyde Park and Regent's Park bombings (1,318 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
bombings occurred on 20 July 1982 in London. Members of the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) detonated two bombs during British military ceremonies
Irish National Liberation Army (4,517 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
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
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
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
Normans in Ireland (3,838 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
Bertie Ahern (13,953 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 of Ireland (prime minister) from 26
Bard (3,277 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
Civil parishes in Ireland (1,245 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
Allied Irish Banks (4,589 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
Kensington, Philadelphia (1,713 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
birthplace of the K&A Gang, (currently known as the Northeast Philly Irish Mob), an Irish American organized crime network. Kensington was also home to a large
Táin Bó Cúailnge (2,591 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
County Offaly (3,244 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
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
Armagh (3,922 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Armagh (/ɑːrˈmɑː/ ar-MAH; from Irish Ard Mhacha [aɾˠd̪ˠ ˈwaxə], meaning 'Macha's height') is the county town of County Armagh in Northern Ireland, as
Cumann na mBan (1,830 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cumann na mBan (Irish pronunciation: [ˈkʊmˠən̪ˠ n̪ˠə mˠan̪ˠ]; literally "The Women's Council" but calling themselves "The Irishwomen's Council" in English)
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"
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
Christy Moore (1,586 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
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
County Carlow (787 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
BBC Two Northern Ireland (354 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
BBC Two Northern Ireland (Irish: BBC Thuaisceart Éireann a Dó) is a television station operated by BBC Northern Ireland. It is broadcast via digital television
County Cavan (3,648 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
Irish general election, 2007 (2,448 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
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)
List of High Kings of Ireland (1,067 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Medieval Irish historical tradition held that Ireland had been ruled by an Ard Rí or High King since ancient times, and compilations like the 11th-century
Munster Rugby (8,018 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 Pro12 and
Eoin O'Duffy (1,798 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
Cliftonville F.C. (2,484 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cliftonville Football & Athletic Club (the Reds) is a Northern Irish semi-professional association football club playing in the NIFL Premiership. Founded
My Bloody Valentine (band) (5,738 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
My Bloody Valentine are an Irish rock band formed in Dublin in 1983. Since 1987, the band's lineup has consisted of founding members Kevin Shields (vocals
The Chieftains (1,608 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
Connacht Rugby (6,800 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 Pro12
O'Donnell dynasty (3,587 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
Munster Rugby (8,018 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 Pro12 and
Carlow (3,023 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
Brendan Behan (3,512 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
English and Irish. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest Irish writers and poets of all time. An Irish republican and a volunteer in the Irish Republican
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 pop band The Script and as a coach on the
William Joyce (3,933 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
father was Michael Francis Joyce (9 December 1866 – 19 February 1941) an Irish Catholic from a family of farmers in Ballinrobe, County Mayo, who had taken
The Chieftains (1,608 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
Kerry GAA (2,987 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
Cathaoirleach (374 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
Lugh (4,369 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lugh or Lug ([luɣ]; modern Irish: Lú [luː]) is an important god of Irish mythology. A member of the Tuatha Dé Danann, Lugh is portrayed as a youthful
Connacht Rugby (6,800 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 Pro12
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
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
Dalymount Park (2,675 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dalymount Park (Irish: Páirc Cnocán Uí Dhálaigh) is a football stadium in Phibsborough on the Northside of Dublin, Ireland. It is the home of Bohemian
Irish National Liberation Army (4,517 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
Shelta (1,282 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
Civil parishes in Ireland (1,245 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
Post-2008 Irish economic downturn (8,688 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The post-2008 Irish economic downturn in the Republic of Ireland, coincided with a series of banking scandals, followed the 1990s and 2000s Celtic Tiger
Irish passport (4,963 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
Edward England (1,667 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
Irish Australians (3,850 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
Armagh (3,922 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Armagh (/ɑːrˈmɑː/ ar-MAH; from Irish Ard Mhacha [aɾˠd̪ˠ ˈwaxə], meaning 'Macha's height') is the county town of County Armagh in Northern Ireland, as
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
Normans in Ireland (3,838 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
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
Bertie Ahern (13,953 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 of Ireland (prime minister) from 26
Ulster Cycle (2,804 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
Offaly GAA (940 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
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
Iarnród Éireann (1,465 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
You Raise Me Up (1,759 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"You Raise Me Up" is a song originally composed by Irish-Norwegian duo Secret Garden. The music was written by Secret Garden's Rolf Løvland and the lyrics
University of Limerick (4,374 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
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
BBC Two Northern Ireland (354 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
BBC Two Northern Ireland (Irish: BBC Thuaisceart Éireann a Dó) is a television station operated by BBC Northern Ireland. It is broadcast via digital television
My Bloody Valentine (band) (5,738 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
My Bloody Valentine are an Irish rock band formed in Dublin in 1983. Since 1987, the band's lineup has consisted of founding members Kevin Shields (vocals
Ian Paisley (9,364 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
attempts to resolve the conflict through power-sharing between unionists and Irish nationalists/republicans, and all attempts to involve the Republic of Ireland
Vince McMahon Sr. (1,063 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
Brenda Fricker (1,222 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
an Irish actress of theatre, film and television. She has appeared in more than 30 films and television roles. In 1989, she became the first Irish actress
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
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
An Phoblacht (2,405 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
An Phoblacht (Irish pronunciation: [ənˠ ˈfˠɔbˠlˠəxt̪ˠ]; English: The Republic) is a monthly 32-page newspaper published by Sinn Féin in Ireland. Editorially
Ulaid (7,178 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 an over-kingdom in north-eastern Ireland during the Middle Ages
University College Cork (3,753 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
Jean Kennedy Smith (1,901 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
influenced the IRA declaring a ceasefire in 1994. Irish President Mary McAleese conferred honorary Irish citizenship on Smith in 1998 in recognition of her
Royal Irish Regiment (1684–1922) (2,472 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
known as the 18th (Royal Irish) Regiment of Foot and the 18th (The Royal Irish) Regiment of Foot, it was one of eight Irish regiments raised largely in
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
Eoin O'Duffy (1,798 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
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
Celtic Sea (1,028 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Celtic Sea (Irish: An Mhuir Cheilteach; Welsh: Y Môr Celtaidd; Cornish: An Mor Keltek; Breton: Ar Mor Keltiek; French: La mer Celtique) is the area
Tony Cascarino (1,426 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
but represented the Republic of Ireland, qualifying through his adopted Irish grandfather, Michael O'Malley, from Westport, County Mayo. He scored nineteen
Two Door Cinema Club (3,902 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Two Door Cinema Club are an Irish indie rock band from Bangor and Donaghadee in County Down, Northern Ireland. The band formed in 2007 and is composed