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Ireland (18,610 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 (16,810 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland (/ˈaɪərlənd/ ( listen); Irish: Éire [ˈeːɾʲə] ( listen)), also known as the Republic of Ireland (Poblacht na hÉireann), is a sovereign state in
Northern Ireland (14,831 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Northern Ireland (Irish: Tuaisceart Éireann [ˈt̪ˠuəʃcəɾˠt̪ˠ ˈeːɾʲən̪ˠ] ( listen); Ulster-Scots: Norlin Airlann) is a part of the United Kingdom in the
Irish language (10,815 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish language (Gaeilge), also referred to as the Gaelic or the Irish Gaelic language, is a Goidelic language (Gaelic) of the Indo-European language
Oscar Wilde (13,831 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (16 October 1854 – 30 November 1900) was an Irish poet and playwright. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s
Irish Republican Army (1,626 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Republican Army (IRA) is any of several paramilitary movements in Ireland in the 20th and 21st centuries dedicated to Irish republicanism, the
The Troubles (15,768 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
Irish people (8,906 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish people (Irish: Muintir na hÉireann or Na hÉireannaigh) are a nation and ethnic group native to the island of Ireland, who share a common Irish ancestry
Great Famine (Ireland) (12,818 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 (10,844 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dublin (/ˈdʌblɪn/, Irish: Baile Átha Cliath Irish pronunciation: [ˌbʲlʲɑː ˈclʲiə]) is the capital of and largest city in Ireland. Dublin is located in
Bono (7,185 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
OL (born 10 May 1960), known by his stage name Bono (/ˈbɒnoʊ/), is an Irish singer-songwriter, musician, venture capitalist, businessman, and philanthropist
W. B. Yeats (8,412 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
Pierce Brosnan (6,930 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hon (/ˈbrɒsnən/; born 16 May 1953) is an Irish actor, film producer, and activist. In addition to being an Irish citizen, Brosnan is a naturalized American
Michael Fassbender (3,685 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;
Saoirse Ronan (4,517 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 and American actress. Her accolades include a Golden Globe Award, three
Daniel Day-Lewis (5,455 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(born 29 April 1957) is a retired English actor who holds both British and Irish citizenship. Born and raised in London, he excelled on stage at the National
Cillian Murphy (6,129 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cillian Murphy (/ˈkɪliən/) is an Irish actor of stage and screen. He began his performing career as a rock musician. After turning down a record deal
Sinn Féin (9,575 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
Irish War of Independence (13,412 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish War of Independence (Irish: Cogadh na Saoirse) or Anglo-Irish War was a guerrilla war fought from 1919 to 1921 between the Irish Republican Army
Saint Patrick's Day (7,598 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
Irish Americans (18,880 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
Provisional Irish Republican Army (13,877 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA or Provisional IRA) was an Irish republican revolutionary organisation that sought to end British rule in Northern
Sinéad O'Connor (7,611 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie Bernadette O'Connor (/ʃɪˈneɪd oʊˈkɒnər/) on 8 December 1966) is an Irish singer-songwriter who rose to fame in the late 1980s with her debut album
James Joyce (8,612 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
Samuel Beckett (7,911 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, poet, and literary translator
Easter Rising (12,772 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
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (14,074 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the state's formation continued up until the mid-19th century. The Great Irish Famine, exacerbated by government inaction in the mid-19th century, led
Richard Harris (3,722 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
Countries of the United Kingdom (2,980 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
British Isles (8,389 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
Enya (7,981 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1961), known as Enya, is an Irish singer, songwriter, musician and producer. Born into a musical family and raised in the Irish speaking area of Gweedore
Irish Free State (5,271 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Free State (Irish: Saorstát Éireann pronounced [sˠiːɾˠsˠˈt̪ˠaːt̪ˠ ˈeːɾʲən̪ˠ]; 6 December 1922 – 29 December 1937) was a state established in
C. S. Lewis (11,845 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
The Cranberries (2,740 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Cranberries are an Irish rock band formed in Limerick in 1989 by lead singer Niall Quinn, guitarist Noel Hogan, bassist Mike Hogan, and drummer Fergal
Thirty-sixth Amendment of the Constitution Bill 2018 (5,833 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"unlawful procurement of a miscarriage" a crime, remained in force after Irish independence in 1922. The 1983 Eighth Amendment of the Constitution, which
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (15,437 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
Ulster (6,744 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
Irish Travellers (5,958 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish Travellers (Irish: an lucht siúil, meaning 'the walking people') are a traditionally itinerant ethnic group who maintain a set of traditions. Although
Notre Dame Fighting Irish football (10,375 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team is the intercollegiate football team representing the University of Notre Dame in Notre Dame, Indiana. The
Good Friday Agreement (4,626 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
Full breakfast (2,158 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", “full Cornish”, and the "Ulster fry" in
Taoiseach (3,032 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Taoiseach (/ˈtiːʃəx/ ( listen), pl. Taoisigh /ˈtiːʃi/; Irish: [ˈt̪ˠiː.ʃəx]) is the prime minister, chief executive and head of government of Ireland
Saint Patrick (9,561 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
The Edge (3,108 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
August 1961), better known by his stage name the Edge (or just Edge), is an Irish musician and songwriter best known as the lead guitarist, keyboardist and
Republic of Ireland national football team (8,841 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Republic of Ireland national football team (Irish: Foireann peile náisiúnta Phoblacht na hÉireann) represents Ireland in association football. It
Irish republicanism (7,433 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish republicanism (Irish: poblachtánachas Éireannach) is an ideology based on the belief that all of Ireland should be an independent republic. The development
Irish nationalism (5,520 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish nationalism is an ideology which asserts that the Irish people are a nation. It is the Irish version of nationalism. Since the partition of Ireland
Michael Gambon (3,209 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 actor who has worked in theatre, television, and film. Gambon has played the eponymous
Irish Civil War (10,165 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
Michael Collins (Irish leader) (12,105 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Michael Collins (Irish: Mícheál Ó Coileáin; 16 October 1890 – 22 August 1922) was an Irish revolutionary, soldier and politician who was a leading figure
Michael Gambon (3,209 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 actor who has worked in theatre, television, and film. Gambon has played the eponymous
Michael Collins (Irish leader) (12,105 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Michael Collins (Irish: Mícheál Ó Coileáin; 16 October 1890 – 22 August 1922) was an Irish revolutionary, soldier and politician who was a leading figure
Peter O'Toole (3,349 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
2 August 1932 – 14 December 2013) was a British stage and film actor of Irish descent. He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and began working
History of Ireland (12,101 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
Gary Moore (3,111 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert William Gary Moore (4 April 1952 – 6 February 2011) was an Irish rock guitarist. Beginning in the 1960s, Moore played with Phil Lynott and Brian
Phil Lynott (4,793 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Philip Parris Lynott (/ˈlaɪnət/; 20 August 1949 – 4 January 1986) was an Irish musician and songwriter. His most commercially successful group was Thin
Gaels (9,118 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
Kennedy family (1,501 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
from Ireland. According to genealogist Brian Kennedy in his work JFK's Irish O'Kennedy Ancestors, the Kennedy family who would go on to play a significant
Graham Norton (3,206 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Walker (born 4 April 1963), known professionally as Graham Norton, is an Irish television and radio presenter, comedian, actor, and writer based in the
Banshee (1,163 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A banshee (/ˈbænʃiː/ BAN-shee; Modern Irish bean sí, baintsí, from Old Irish: ben síde, baintsíde, pronounced [bʲen ˈʃiːðʲe, banti:ðe], "woman of the fairy
Bram Stoker (3,180 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,
Eve Hewson (697 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
Hurling (4,974 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. It is administered by the Gaelic Athletic Association
Fianna Fáil (4,289 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Republican Party, (Irish: Fianna Fáil – An Páirtí Poblachtach[pronunciation?]) is a political party in Ireland. The party was founded as an Irish republican party
Scottish Gaelic (8,196 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
Irish mythology (3,022 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 (11,978 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
Cork (city) (8,179 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Cork (/kɔːrk/; Irish: Corcaigh, pronounced [ˈkoɾkɪɟ], from corcach, meaning "marsh") is a city in south-west Ireland, in the province of Munster, which
Sheamus (12,701 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 currently signed to the American professional
Jonathan Rhys Meyers (1,873 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 known for his roles in the films Velvet Goldmine (1998), Bend
Leprechaun (1,797 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A leprechaun (Irish: leipreachán/luchorpán) is a type of fairy of the Aos Sí in Irish folklore. They are usually depicted as little bearded men, wearing
Jonathan Swift (5,896 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)
President of Ireland (6,902 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
President of Ireland (Irish: Uachtarán na hÉireann) is the head of state of the Republic of Ireland and the Supreme Commander of the Irish Defence Forces. The
Kingdom of Ireland (3,783 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 nominal state ruled by the King or Queen of England and
Provinces of Ireland (3,186 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
four Provinces of Ireland: Connacht, Leinster, Munster and Ulster. The Irish word for this territorial division, cúige, meaning "fifth part", indicates
Conor McGregor (12,551 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 boxer. He is the former
Dáil Éireann (4,033 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland) is the lower house, and principal chamber, of the Oireachtas (Irish legislature), which also includes the President of Ireland and Seanad Éireann
The Irish Times (3,867 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 on 5 April
Counties of Ireland (6,035 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
Bob Geldof (7,746 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
Irish Independent (1,517 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
also publishes a weekly supplement in Irish called Seachtain. ("Seachtain" is the Irish word for "week".) The Irish Independent's sister publication is
Brendan Gleeson (1,295 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brendan Gleeson (born March 29, 1955) is an Irish actor and film director. He is the recipient of three IFTA Awards, two BIFA Awards, one Emmy Award and
Anglo-Irish people (3,015 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
Celtic mythology (2,362 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
Irish Guards (3,792 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
it is one of the two Irish infantry regiments in the British Army. The Irish Guards recruit in Northern Ireland and the Irish neighbourhoods of major
Irish Wolfhound (2,681 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
Aer Lingus (9,439 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 the country. Founded by the Irish government
Peerage of Ireland (1,039 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
creation of such titles came to an end in the 19th century. The ranks of the Irish peerage are Duke, Marquess, Earl, Viscount and Baron. As of 2016, there
Irish Rebellion of 1798 (3,909 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
Galway (8,543 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 lies on the River Corrib
Music of Ireland (5,207 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish Music is music that has been created in various genres on the island of Ireland. The indigenous music of the island is termed Irish traditional
Ireland cricket team (5,742 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
Druid (7,610 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A druid (Welsh: derwydd; Old Irish: druí; Scottish Gaelic: draoidh) was a member of the high-ranking professional class in ancient Celtic cultures. While
Colin Farrell (6,636 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Colin James Farrell (/ˈfærəl/; born 31 May 1976) is an Irish actor. Farrell appeared in the BBC drama Ballykissangel in 1998, made his film debut in the
British and Irish Lions (5,248 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The British & Irish Lions is a rugby union team selected from players eligible for any of the Home Nations – the national teams of England, Scotland,
Irish name (1,454 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
Northern Ireland national football team (4,530 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
County Cork (3,044 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Cork (Irish: Contae Chorcaí) is a county in Ireland. It is the largest and southernmost county of Ireland, situated in the province of Munster
Flag of Ireland (4,921 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The national flag of Ireland (Irish: bratach na hÉireann) – frequently referred to as the Irish tricolour (trídhathach na hÉireann) – is the national
Munster (2,066 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
Irish name (1,454 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
Robert Boyle (4,118 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Boyle FRS (/bɔɪl/; 25 January 1627 – 31 December 1691) was an Anglo-Irish natural philosopher, chemist, physicist, and inventor. Boyle is largely
Bobby Sands (4,772 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Gerard Sands (Irish: Roibeárd Gearóid Ó Seachnasaigh; 9 March 1954 – 5 May 1981) was a member of the Provisional Irish Republican Army who died
County Donegal (5,240 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ˌdʌnɪˈɡɔːl/; Irish: Contae Dhún na nGall) is a county of Ireland in the province of Ulster. It is named after the town of Donegal (Irish: Dún na nGall
The Departed (3,696 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
Unionism in Ireland (6,456 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
Flag of Ireland (4,921 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The national flag of Ireland (Irish: bratach na hÉireann) – frequently referred to as the Irish tricolour (trídhathach na hÉireann) – is the national
Gerry Adams (7,723 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gerard Adams (Irish: Gearóid Mac Ádhaimh; born 6 October 1948) is an Irish republican politician who was the Leader of the Sinn Féin political party between
Seamus Heaney (8,814 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Justin Heaney MRIA (/ˈʃeɪməs ˈhiːni/; 13 April 1939 – 30 August 2013) was an Irish poet, playwright and translator. He received the 1995 Nobel Prize in Literature
Fine Gael (5,790 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fine Gael (/ˌfiːnə ˈɡeɪl/ FEE-nə GAYL; English: Family or Tribe of the Irish) is a liberal-conservative and Christian democratic political party in Ireland
Connacht (4,134 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Connacht /ˈkɒnɔːxt/ or Connaught (Irish: Connacht or Cúige Chonnacht) is one of the provinces of Ireland, situated in the west of the country. Up to the
Irish traditional music (8,224 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
Guinness (8,138 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Guinness (/ˈɡɪnɪs/) is an Irish dry stout that originated in the brewery of Arthur Guinness (1725–1803) at St. James's Gate brewery in the capital city
Black Tom Cassidy (1,874 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
wooden object, usually a shillelagh. Tom was the black sheep of a prominent Irish family. He secretly raised Banshee's daughter Siryn, of whose existence
Leinster (1,921 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Leinster (/ˈlɛnstər/ — Irish: Laighin / Cúige Laighean — pronounced [ˈl̪ˠaːjɪnʲ] / [ˈkuːɟə ˈl̪ˠaːjɪnˠ]) is one of the Provinces of Ireland situated in
Gabriel Byrne (1,798 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
Gaelic football (4,691 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
Glen Hansard (1,791 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
Ireland rugby union team (6,237 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
County Kerry (3,846 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Kerry (Irish: Contae Chiarraí) is a county in Ireland. Kerry is located in the South-West Region and is also part of the province of Munster. It
Irish Sea (5,280 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,
Scotch-Irish Americans (9,678 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
Acts of Union 1800 (1,706 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
assigned by the Short Titles Act 1896. The short title of the act of the Irish Parliament is Act of Union (Ireland) 1800, assigned by a 1951 act of the
Gaelic Athletic Association (4,136 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA; Irish: Cumann Lúthchleas Gael, [ˈkʊmˠən̪ˠ ˈl̪ˠuh.xlʲæsˠ ɡeːl̪ˠ] (CLG)) is an Irish international amateur sporting and
Denis Leary (3,573 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
Larry Mullen Jr. (2,718 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Laurence Joseph Mullen Jr. (/ˈmʊlən/; born 31 October 1961) is an Irish musician and actor, best known as the drummer and co-founder of the rock band
Leo Varadkar (2,703 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Leo Eric Varadkar (/vəˈrædkər/; born 18 January 1979) is an Irish politician who has served as Taoiseach, Minister for Defence and Leader of Fine Gael
Niall Horan (3,570 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Niall James Horan (/ˈnaɪəl ˈhɒrən/; born 13 September 1993) is an Irish singer and songwriter. He rose to prominence as a member of the boy band One Direction
Irish Recorded Music Association (708 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
County Galway (1,847 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Galway (Irish: Contae na Gaillimhe) is a county in the West of Ireland, part of the province of Connacht. There are several Irish-speaking areas
Teachta Dála (983 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A TD (plural TDanna in Irish or TDs in English; full Irish form Teachta Dála /ˌtjɒxtə ˈdɔːlə/, Irish: [ˈtʲaxt̪ˠə ˈd̪ˠɑːlˠə], plural Teachtaí Dála) is
Garda Síochána (7,641 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 ([ˈɡaːɾˠd̪ˠiː]
County Tipperary (2,380 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
The Corrs (4,344 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Corrs are an Irish band that combine pop rock with traditional Irish themes within their music. The group consists of the Corr siblings; Andrea (lead
Hiberno-English (7,729 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
Vikings (2013 TV series) (4,076 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
Michael D. Higgins (4,673 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Daniel Higgins (Irish: Mícheál Dónal Ó hUiginn; born 18 April 1941) is an Irish politician who has served as the 9th President of Ireland since
Government of Ireland (1,930 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 Constitution
Irish cuisine (4,979 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
Abortion in the Republic of Ireland (7,245 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish women sought abortion pills online". Irish Times.  Gartland, Fiona (27 May 2013). "Fall in seizures of drugs that induce abortion". The Irish Times
Jedward (3,917 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
Monarchy of Ireland (4,915 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
Townland (2,934 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
Ronan Keating (4,829 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
Parliament of Ireland (3,933 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
Seanad Éireann (2,509 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
Goidelic languages (2,290 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
Ogham (5,408 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"
Corned beef (2,152 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
Aidan Gillen (1,271 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Aidan Gillen (/ˈɡɪlən/; born Aidan Murphy; 24 April 1968) is an Irish actor. He is best known for portraying Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish in the HBO series
Labour Party (Ireland) (5,180 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
Irish Mob (5,515 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
Alison Campbell (99 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Alison Campbell (née Smyth) is a former Miss Northern Ireland who currently runs a modelling agency. Her clients have included Zoe Salmon from Blue Peter
1981 Irish hunger strike (4,245 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 (5,835 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
Parliament of Ireland (3,933 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 (3,172 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are the athletic teams that represent the University of Notre Dame. The Fighting Irish participate in 23 National Collegiate
Church of Ireland (5,926 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
Corned beef (2,152 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
Brian McFadden (2,544 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
McFadden (born 12 April 1980) is an Irish singer-songwriter and TV presenter who rose to fame in 1998 as a member of the Irish boyband Westlife. When he resided
Irish dance (3,242 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish dance or Irish dancing is a group of traditional dance forms originating from Ireland, encompassing dancing both solo and in groups, and dancing
Limerick (10,489 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Limerick (/ˈlɪmərɪk/; Irish: Luimneach [ˈl̪imʲɨnʲəx]) is a city in County Limerick, Ireland. It is located in the Mid-West Region and is also part of
Magdalene asylum (3,209 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of people deemed not to conforming to the so-called… Irish identity” (Ferriter, 2013).The Irish government claimed that the State was not legally responsible
Aidan Gillen (1,271 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Aidan Gillen (/ˈɡɪlən/; born Aidan Murphy; 24 April 1968) is an Irish actor. He is best known for portraying Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish in the HBO series
Real Irish Republican Army (8,033 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Real Irish Republican Army or Real IRA (RIRA), also called the New IRA (NIRA) since 2012, is a dissident Irish republican paramilitary organisation
Room (2015 film) (4,266 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
office". Irish Examiner. 18 January 2016. Retrieved 22 July 2016.  "Congratulations to the Irish Films BROOKLYN & ROOM on Winning BAFTA AWARDS". Irish Film
Irish Republican Army (1922–1969) (5,485 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The original Irish Republican Army (IRA) fought a guerrilla war against British rule in Ireland in the Irish War of Independence between 1919 and 1921
Danny Boy (918 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
Northern Ireland Assembly (4,657 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
Irish diaspora (14,414 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
County Mayo (6,939 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
Brian Baird (newsreader) (185 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Facts: 2000. Local Ireland. p. 85.  "UTV newsreader dies aged 69". The Irish Times. December 24, 1998.  Patric Baird (25 May 2014). "Penang-born Englishman
Raidió Teilifís Éireann (8,977 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Raidió Teilifís Éireann (Irish pronunciation: [ˈradʲo ˈtʲɛlʲəfʲiːʃ ˈeːrʲən] ( listen); Radio-Television of Ireland; abbreviated as RTÉ) is a semi-state
Giant's Causeway (2,203 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
are the remains of a causeway built by a giant. The story goes that the Irish giant Fionn mac Cumhaill (Finn MacCool), from the Fenian Cycle of Gaelic
Columba (4,646 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint Columba (Irish: Colm Cille, 'church dove'; Scots: Columbkille; 7 December 521 – 9 June 597) was an Irish abbot and missionary credited with spreading
Economy of the Republic of Ireland (9,040 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bank of Ireland of Irish modified GNI (or GNI*) for measuring the Irish economy (2016 GDP is 143% of Irish 2016 GNI*, and OECD Irish gross public debt-to-GNI*
Robbie Keane (9,862 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert David Keane (born 8 July 1980) is an Irish professional footballer who plays as a forward for Indian club ATK, and also as their player-manager
Norman Reedus (1,485 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Norman Mark Reedus (born January 6, 1969) is an American actor, television host, and model. He is best known for starring in the popular AMC horror drama
Irish Examiner (844 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Examiner, formerly The Cork Examiner and then The Examiner, is an Irish national daily newspaper which primarily circulates in the Munster region
Lauren Cohan (1,395 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the daughter of an American father and an English mother. She also has Irish, Norwegian, and Scottish ancestry. Some sources incorrectly give her birthplace
County Kildare (2,417 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
Quidditch (2,495 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gladstein, who points to the presence of female players on the victorious Irish team at the Quidditch World Cup. She argues: "The inclusion of female Quidditch
Spike Milligan (9,081 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
known as Spike Milligan, was a British-Irish comedian, writer, poet, playwright and actor. The son of an Irish father and an English mother, Millligan
Eighth Amendment of the Constitution of Ireland (4,266 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Roe v. Wade. Prior to the 1981 general election, PLAC lobbied the major Irish political parties – Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and the Labour Party – to urge
High King of Ireland (1,630 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The High Kings of Ireland (Irish: Ard-Rí na hÉireann Irish pronunciation: [ˈa:ɾˠd̪ˠˌɾˠiː n̪ˠə ˈheːrʲən̪ˠ]) were sometimes historical and sometimes legendary
Old Irish (5,992 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
London Irish (1,540 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
London Irish RFC is an English rugby union club, with an Irish Identity. It was originally based in Sunbury, Surrey, where the senior squad train, youth
Oireachtas (2,307 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
Aos Sí (3,284 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 (where it is usually
Rounders (2,278 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
Roy Keane (11,898 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
Northern Ireland Office (943 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
University College Dublin (6,951 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
Patrick Pearse (4,711 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
as Pádraig or Pádraic Pearse; Irish: Pádraig Anraí Mac Piarais; An Piarsach; 10 November 1879 – 3 May 1916) was an Irish teacher, barrister, poet, writer
Irish Army (6,471 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
Stefan Molyneux (1,686 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved June 18, 2014 – via NewsBank (Access World News). Molyneux is an Irish-born author who grew up in England and Africa before coming to Canada 25
County Meath (2,033 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Meath (/miːð/ MEEDH; Irish: Contae na Mí or simply an Mhí) is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Leinster and is part of the Mid-East
Irish 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
Tin whistle (4,859 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
Spice bag (548 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A spice bag (or spicy bag, spice box or spicy box; Irish: mála spíosrach) is a fast food dish popular in Dublin, and other parts of Ireland inspired by
London Irish (1,540 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
London Irish RFC is an English rugby union club, with an Irish Identity. It was originally based in Sunbury, Surrey, where the senior squad train, youth
County Tyrone (1,793 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Tyrone (from Irish: Tír Eoghain, meaning "land of Eoghan") is one of the six historic counties of Northern Ireland. It is also one of the 32 traditional
Aos Sí (3,284 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 (where it is usually
Stefan Molyneux (1,686 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved June 18, 2014 – via NewsBank (Access World News). Molyneux is an Irish-born author who grew up in England and Africa before coming to Canada 25
Irish Army (6,471 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 whiskey (7,738 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
Defence Forces (Ireland) (3,047 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Defence Forces (Irish: Fórsaí Cosanta, officially styled Óglaigh na hÉireann), are the military of Ireland. They encompass the Army, Air Corps, Naval
Stout (2,564 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
Anne Bonny (2,125 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anne Bonny (unknown, possibly 1697 – unknown, possibly April 1782) was an Irish pirate operating in the Caribbean, and one of the most famous female pirates
Irish Football Association (913 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
Patrick Pearse (4,711 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
as Pádraig or Pádraic Pearse; Irish: Pádraig Anraí Mac Piarais; An Piarsach; 10 November 1879 – 3 May 1916) was an Irish teacher, barrister, poet, writer
League of Ireland (1,479 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
Kilt (4,439 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
Celtic Christianity (9,550 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
Gaeltacht (4,283 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaeltacht (/ˈɡeɪltəxt/; Irish pronunciation: [ˈɡeːl̪ˠt̪ˠəxt̪ˠ]; plural Gaeltachtaí) is an Irish-language word for any primarily Irish-speaking region. In
County Dublin (1,905 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
The Script (3,418 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Script is an Irish rock band formed in 2007 in Dublin, Ireland. It consists of lead vocalist and keyboardist Danny O'Donoghue, lead guitarist Mark
Irish Home Rule movement (3,185 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Home Rule movement was a movement that campaigned for self-government for Ireland within the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. It
Partition of Ireland (10,206 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
County Down (1,904 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
within the province of Ulster. It borders County Antrim to the north, the Irish Sea to the east, County Armagh to the west, and County Louth across Carlingford
Culture of Ireland (6,529 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
literature, folklore, cuisine and sports is associated with Ireland and the Irish people. For most of its recorded history, Ireland's culture has been primarily
James Connolly (3,505 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 an Irish republican and socialist leader. He was a member of the Industrial Workers
Shamrock (4,903 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 plant (seamair) and means simply "little
United Ireland (7,810 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
United Ireland (also referred to as Irish reunification) is the proposition that the whole of Ireland should be a single sovereign state. At present,
Tuatha Dé Danann (1,949 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Tuath(a) Dé Danann (Irish: [t̪ˠuəhə dʲeː d̪ˠan̪ˠən̪ˠ], usually translated as "people(s)/tribe(s) of the goddess Dana or Danu", also known by the earlier
Boyzone (4,671 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
Rory Gallagher (4,253 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 producer. Born in
Beltane (4,226 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]),
Conradh na Gaeilge (1,406 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
County Wicklow (1,536 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 last of the traditional 32 counties to be
Hozier (musician) (1,243 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
Fenian (2,188 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
NIFL Premiership (1,658 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
Evanna Lynch (2,939 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Evanna Patricia Lynch (born 16 August 1991) is an Irish actress, model, and narrator. She rose to prominence for her portrayal of Luna Lovegood in the
Oliver Goldsmith (2,194 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
Brendan (4,780 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint Brendan of Clonfert (c. AD 484 – c. 577) (Irish: Naomh Bréanainn or Naomh Breandán; Latin: Brendanus; Icelandic: (heilagur) Brandanus), also referred
Obituary (720 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
Ulster Scots people (2,229 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ulster-Scots people (Ulstèr-Scotch fowk) or, outside the British Isles, Scots-Irish (Scotch-Airisch), are an ethnic group in Ireland, found mostly in the Ulster
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
Norse–Gaels (1,557 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Norse settlement The Norse–Gaels (Old Irish: Gall-Goídil; Irish: Gall-Ghaeil; Scottish Gaelic: Gall-Ghàidheil, 'foreigner-Gaels') were a people
Irish Rugby Football Union (1,323 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
Neil Jordan (1,202 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
Irish Rebellion of 1641 (6,124 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
Stella Maxwell (447 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
face of Max Factor. Maxwell was born in Brussels, Belgium to Northern Irish parents, Stella Maynes and former Diplomat Maurice Maxwell. She has three
Drogheda (5,568 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. It is known for its tourism
Brian Downey (drummer) (677 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Brian Michael Downey (born 27 January 1951) is an Irish drummer, best known as the drummer and a founding member of the rock band Thin Lizzy. Along with
Irish pound (1,960 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
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (1,484 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
Croke Park (3,120 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
Irish nationality law (6,406 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
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (1,484 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
Damien Dempsey (1,516 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dempsey (born 1975 in Donaghmede, Dublin) is an Irish singer and songwriter who mixes traditional Irish folk with contemporary lyrics to deliver social
Ulster Scots people (2,229 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ulster-Scots people (Ulstèr-Scotch fowk) or, outside the British Isles, Scots-Irish (Scotch-Airisch), are an ethnic group in Ireland, found mostly in the Ulster
Irish nationality law (6,406 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
Chris O'Dowd (1,645 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 his television roles such as Miles Daly in the Epix comedy series Get Shorty
Norse–Gaels (1,557 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Norse settlement The Norse–Gaels (Old Irish: Gall-Goídil; Irish: Gall-Ghaeil; Scottish Gaelic: Gall-Ghàidheil, 'foreigner-Gaels') were a people
Catholic Church in Ireland (4,391 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
Neil Jordan (1,202 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
Irish (196 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
hold Irish citizenship Irish may also refer to: Irish Creek (Kansas), a stream in Kansas Irish Creek (South Dakota), a stream in South Dakota Irish Lake
Irish grid reference system (607 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 used for paper mapping in Ireland (both Northern Ireland and the Republic of
Irish Republic (5,007 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
County Wexford (5,087 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Wexford (Irish: Contae Loch Garman, Yola: Weiseforthe) is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Leinster and is part of the South-East
Bohemian F.C. (3,075 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
Join the British Army (354 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Join the British Army" is an Irish rebel song. The lyrics address concerns of a young man reconsidering the decisions that caused him to volunteer for
Caitriona Balfe (2,060 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 drama
Gaelic Ireland (9,185 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
Dominic Monaghan (1,623 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dominic Bernard Patrick Luke Monaghan (/ˈdɒmɪnɪk ˈmɒnəhæn/; born 8 December 1976) is a German-born English actor. Monaghan first gained fame for being
Daniel O'Connell (6,407 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
Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest (2,201 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
One. All of the Irish entries have been performed in English with the exception of the 1972 entry, "Ceol an Ghrá", which was sung in Irish. Ireland have
Irish poetry (7,078 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
Plantation of Ulster (5,329 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
Mary McAleese (5,534 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 Fianna Fáil and Independent politician
Enda Kenny (9,223 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
Cromwellian conquest of Ireland (6,127 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
The Dubliners (3,281 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 as The Ronnie Drew Ballad Group after its founding member; they subsequently renamed themselves
Jig (1,507 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,
County Louth (2,040 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Louth (Irish: Contae Lú) is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Leinster and is part of the Border Region. It is named after the village
County Limerick (4,553 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
Hebrides (7,007 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the root is not Gaelic. Woolf (2012) has suggested that Ebudes may be "an Irish attempt to reproduce the word Epidii phonetically rather than by translating
Brian Boru (5,224 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
Sligo (6,481 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
Irish coffee (1,376 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish coffee (Irish: caife Gailege) is a cocktail consisting of hot coffee, Irish whiskey, and sugar (some recipes specify that brown sugar should be
Irish House of Commons (3,365 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
Maureen O'Sullivan (1,820 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Maureen Paula O'Sullivan (17 May 1911 – 23 June 1998) was an Irish actress best known for playing Jane in the Tarzan series of films starring Johnny Weissmuller
Colm Meaney (800 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
Annals of the Four Masters (886 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
Western European Summer Time (947 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
Country dance (2,104 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
Hillbilly (2,246 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 Scots-Irish. Scholars argue that the term "hillbilly" originated from Scottish dialect
Richard Wellesley, 1st Marquess Wellesley (2,669 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marquess Wellesley KG PC PC (Ire) (20 June 1760 – 26 September 1842) was an Irish and British politician and colonial administrator. He was styled as Viscount
Waterford (6,319 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 County Waterford in the south
Patrick McGoohan (2,835 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 Irish actor, writer, and director who was brought up in Ireland and England. He
Workers' Party of Ireland (4,207 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
Celtic music (2,611 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
County Laois (3,176 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Laois (/liːʃ/ LEESH; Irish: Contae Laoise) is a county in Ireland. It is located in the south of the Midlands Region and is also located in the
Nicky Byrne (1,980 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
Hill of Tara (2,156 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
Shamrock Rovers F.C. (8,989 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
Éire (1,935 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).
County Antrim (3,247 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
Hunger strike (2,918 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
County Antrim (3,247 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
Colm Meaney (800 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
County Monaghan (2,165 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
population. Cremorne (Irish: Críoch Mhúrn) Dartree (Irish: Dartraighe) Farney (Irish: Fearnaigh) Monaghan (Irish: Muineachán) Trough (Irish: An Triúcha)
Irish Parliamentary Party (6,758 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
National Football League (Ireland) (584 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The National Football League (NFL; Irish: Sraith Náisiúnta Peile) is an annual Gaelic football competition between the senior county teams of Ireland
Social Democratic and Labour Party (2,668 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) is a social-democratic and Irish nationalist political party in Northern Ireland. The SDLP currently has
County Waterford (1,045 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Waterford (Irish: Contae Phort Láirge; the English name comes from Old Norse Vedrafjörður) is a county in Ireland. It is in the South-East Region
Patrick McGoohan (2,835 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 Irish actor, writer, and director who was brought up in Ireland and England. He
County Laois (3,176 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Laois (/liːʃ/ LEESH; Irish: Contae Laoise) is a county in Ireland. It is located in the south of the Midlands Region and is also located in the
TG4 (8,508 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
County Westmeath (2,178 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
Ireland–United Kingdom relations (8,014 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland–United Kingdom relations, also referred to as Irish–British relations, are the relations between the states of Ireland and the United Kingdom
Aidan Quinn (1,067 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 40 feature films, including
Penal Laws (Ireland) (3,924 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
the island of Ireland, Penal Laws (Irish: Na Péindlíthe) were a series of laws imposed in an attempt to force Irish Roman Catholics and Protestant dissenters
Thomas Moore (4,550 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
Samhain (7,733 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Samhain (/ˈsɑːwɪn, ˈsaʊɪn/; Irish: [sˠəuɪnʲ]) is a Gaelic festival marking the end of the harvest season and the beginning of winter or the "darker half"
Richard Brinsley Sheridan (2,315 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
Irish Republican Brotherhood (5,444 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
Notre Dame Fighting Irish men's basketball (1,887 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish men's basketball team is the intercollegiate men's basketball program representing the University of Notre Dame in Notre
Maureen O'Hara (14,889 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-American actress and singer. O'Hara was a famous redhead who was known for
Alba (699 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaelic name (pronounced [ˈal̪ˠapə]) for Scotland. It is cognate with the Irish term Alba (gen. Albann, dat. Albainn) and the Manx term Nalbin, the two
Celtic cross (1,666 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
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
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
Chris de Burgh (1,977 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
Pale ale (2,777 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
Linfield F.C. (10,201 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
Kilkenny (9,209 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kilkenny (Irish: Cill Chainnigh, meaning "church of Cainnech") is the county town of County Kilkenny in the province of Leinster in south-east Ireland
Dublin GAA (3,085 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
List of United Kingdom by-elections (1900–18) (208 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Unionist and Irish Unionist) gain, orange for a Liberal (including Liberal-Labour) gain, green for a Sinn Féin gain, light green for an Irish Parliamentary
Mary Robinson (8,919 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mary Therese Winifred Robinson (née Bourke; Irish: Máire Bean Mhic Róibín; born 21 May 1944) is an Irish Independent politician who served as the 7th President
Fiona Shaw (1,640 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
British and Irish Cup (1,675 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The British and Irish Cup was an annual rugby union competition for second tier, semi-professional clubs and the reserves or developing teams from professional
Hammer (2,654 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
European Americans (5,307 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
America. In the 2016 American Community Survey, German Americans (13.9%), Irish Americans (10.0%), English Americans (7.4%), Italian Americans (5.2%), and
Irish Canadians (8,509 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
Norman invasion of Ireland (4,459 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Norse-Irish city kingdoms of Dublin, Waterford, and Wexford. That summer, High King Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair (Rory O'Connor) led an Irish counteroffensive
Irish general election, 2016 (5,103 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
Police Service of Northern Ireland (3,296 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI; Irish: Seirbhís Póilíneachta Thuaisceart Éireann; Ulster Scots: Polis Servis o Norlin Airlan) is the police
Louis Walsh (3,206 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Louis Vincent Walsh (born 5 August 1952) is an Irish entertainment manager and judge on British television talent show The X Factor. Originally
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
Sister Nivedita (6,984 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Margaret Elizabeth Noble; 28 October 1867 – 13 October 1911) was a Scots-Irish social worker, author, teacher and a disciple of Swami Vivekananda. She
Ryan O'Shaughnessy (1,799 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ryan O'Shaughnessy (born 27 September 1992) is an Irish singer-songwriter and former actor from Loughshinny, Skerries, Dublin. He portrayed Mark Halpin
Continuity Irish Republican Army (4,086 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 claims to be the armed
Irish Naval Service (3,806 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
Camogie (2,189 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
Demography of Cornwall (424 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
White (Cornish/English/Welsh/Scottish/Northern Irish/British): 95.7% White (Irish): 0.4% White (Gypsy or Irish Traveller): 0.1% White (Other White): 2.0%
Charles Stewart Parnell (9,155 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
Niall of the Nine Hostages (3,321 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
Augusta, Lady Gregory (3,013 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
Ulster Rugby (2,439 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ulster Rugby (Irish: Rugbaí Uladh) is one of the four professional provincial rugby teams from the island of Ireland. They compete in the Pro14 and the
Football Association of Ireland (3,381 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
Irish National Liberation Army (4,801 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 on 10 December
Chris de Burgh (1,977 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
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%
Wexford (2,475 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wexford (Irish: Loch Garman; Yola: Weiseforth) is the county town of County Wexford, Ireland. Wexford lies on the south side of Wexford Harbour, the estuary
Cèilidh (2,306 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
County Londonderry (2,556 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
John Millington Synge (3,374 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
Gaelic games (715 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
Eurovision Song Contest 1997 (2,377 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Leskanich, making it the second time that the British won the Eurovision on Irish soil (after 1981). It also remains the last time the United Kingdom won
Ireland national football team (1882–1950) (3,923 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Ireland in association football from 1882 until 1950. It was organised by the Irish Football Association (IFA), and is the fourth oldest international team
Francis Crozier (1,515 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Crozier FRS FRAS (16 August 1796 – disappeared, 26 April 1848) was an Anglo-Irish officer of the Royal Navy, polar explorer, and researcher. Crozier participated
Sister Nivedita (6,984 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Margaret Elizabeth Noble; 28 October 1867 – 13 October 1911) was a Scots-Irish social worker, author, teacher and a disciple of Swami Vivekananda. She
Uilleann pipes (3,521 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Play media The uilleann pipes (/ˈɪlən, ˈɪljən/; Irish: [ˈiːl̠ʲən̪ˠ]) are the characteristic national bagpipe of Ireland. Earlier known in English as
Norman invasion of Ireland (4,459 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Norse-Irish city kingdoms of Dublin, Waterford, and Wexford. That summer, High King Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair (Rory O'Connor) led an Irish counteroffensive
Brigid of Kildare (4,226 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brigid of Ireland (Irish: Naomh Bríd; Latin: Brigida; c. 451 – 525) is one of Ireland's patron saints, along with Patrick and Columba. Irish hagiography makes
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
University of Dublin (constituency) (2,686 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Fellows and Scholars of Trinity College. It was not represented among the 30 Irish MPs which were part of the Protectorate Parliament during the Commonwealth
Westies (1,519 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, drug trafficking, and contract killing. They
Geology of Ireland (1,816 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland's past based on the geologic time scale. The oldest known Irish rock is about 1.7 billion years old and is found on Inishtrahull Island
Hot Press (1,485 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
Phoenix Park (3,259 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Phoenix Park (Irish: Páirc an Fhionnuisce) is an urban park in Dublin, Ireland, lying 2–4 km west of the city centre, north of the River Liffey. Its 11 km
NUI Galway (3,146 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The National University of Ireland Galway (NUI Galway, Irish OÉ Gaillimh) is located in Ireland's most westerly city of Galway. A tertiary-level teaching
Dundalk (1,777 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
Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (1,625 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (UK: /lɛfˈtɛnənt/; Irish: Tiarna Leifteanant na hÉireann) was the title of the chief governor of Ireland from the Williamite
The Late Late Show (Irish TV series) (8,140 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 late-night talk show
People of Northern Ireland (802 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish people, are all people born in Northern Ireland and having, at the time of their birth, at least one parent who is a British citizen, an Irish citizen
Fionnula Flanagan (788 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fionnghuala Manon "Fionnula" Flanagan (born 10 December 1941) is an Irish actress and political activist. Flanagan was born and raised in Dublin, the
Middle Irish (653 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Middle Irish (sometimes called Middle Gaelic, Irish: An Mhean Gaeilge) is the Goidelic language which was spoken in Ireland, most of Scotland and the Isle
Eurovision Song Contest 1994 (1,958 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mhurchú and Gerry Ryan. The pair hosted the evening in French, English and Irish. Ireland won the contest for the third time in a row, when Paul Harrington
County Fermanagh (2,343 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Fermanagh (/fərˈmænə/ fər-MAN-ə; from Irish: Fir Manach or Fear Manach, meaning "men of Manach") is one of the thirty-two counties of Ireland and
Milesians (Irish) (1,523 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
Royal Irish Regiment (1992) (1,760 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
RTÉ News and Current Affairs (2,808 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
Green Party (Ireland) (3,534 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Green Party (Irish: Comhaontas Glas, literally "Green Alliance") is a green political party that operates in Ireland—both the Republic of Ireland
Winter Hill Gang (1,405 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Boston, Massachusetts–area organized crime figures, who are predominantly of Irish and Italian descent. It derives its name from the Winter Hill neighborhood
Munster Rugby (9,121 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Munster Rugby (Irish: Rugbaí Mumhan) is one of the four professional provincial rugby teams from the island of Ireland. They compete in the Pro14 and
Stuart Townsend (1,107 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
Kilkeel (1,398 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kilkeel[pronunciation?] (from Irish: Cill Chaoil, meaning "church of the narrow") is a small town, civil parish and townland (of 554 acres and 6521inh)
County Offaly (3,272 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
Poitín (1,127 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
Dara Ó Briain (2,906 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
Black and Tans (2,454 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
Ethnic joke (764 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Polish joke. L Perry Curtis in examining ethnic humour aimed at the Irish in Victorian England describes the descent that the ethnic joke and the
Domhnall Gleeson (3,181 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, voice actor and writer. He is the son of actor Brendan Gleeson, alongside whom
Irish Volunteers (5,160 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
Congregation of Christian Brothers (5,143 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
Chris Hughton (3,863 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Christopher William Gerard Hughton (born 11 December 1958) is an Irish former professional footballer and current manager of Brighton & Hove Albion. In
Congregation of Christian Brothers (5,143 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
People of Northern Ireland (802 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish people, are all people born in Northern Ireland and having, at the time of their birth, at least one parent who is a British citizen, an Irish citizen
Milesians (Irish) (1,523 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
Father Ted (4,171 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
for Channel 4. Written jointly by Irish writers Arthur Mathews and Graham Linehan and starring a predominantly Irish cast, it originally aired over three
Staffordshire Bull Terrier (1,562 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.
The Morrígan (3,151 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mórrígan, also known as Morrígu, is a figure from Irish mythology. The name is Mór-Ríoghain in Modern Irish. It has been translated as "great queen", "phantom
Royal Irish Regiment (1992) (1,760 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
Jordan Grand Prix (2,809 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jordan Grand Prix was an Irish Formula One constructor that competed from 1991 to 2005. The team is named after Irish businessman and founder Eddie Jordan
Celtic harp (2,457 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland, Scotland and Wales. It is known as a telenn in Breton, cláirseach in Irish, clàrsach in Scottish Gaelic and telyn in Welsh. In Ireland and Scotland
Ruth Negga (1,143 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ruth Negga (/ˈneɪɡə/; born 7 January 1982) is an Ethiopian-born Irish actress who has appeared in the films Capital Letters (2004) (also released as Trafficked
Domhnall Gleeson (3,181 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, voice actor and writer. He is the son of actor Brendan Gleeson, alongside whom
Lebor Gabála Érenn (4,815 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
Ethnic joke (764 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Polish joke. L Perry Curtis in examining ethnic humour aimed at the Irish in Victorian England describes the descent that the ethnic joke and the
South Boston (4,597 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
Connacht Rugby (8,775 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Connacht Rugby (Irish: Rugbaí Connachta) is one of the four professional provincial rugby teams from the island of Ireland. Connacht competes in the Pro14
Battle of the Boyne (3,645 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
Irish general election, 2011 (8,033 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish general election of 2011 took place on Friday 25 February to elect 166 Teachtaí Dála across 43 constituencies to Dáil Éireann, the lower house
Brian O'Driscoll (4,868 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
O'Driscoll (born 21 January 1979) is an Irish former professional rugby union player. He played at outside centre for the Irish provincial team Leinster and for
Táin Bó Cúailnge (2,625 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
Chris Hughton (3,863 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Christopher William Gerard Hughton (born 11 December 1958) is an Irish former professional footballer and current manager of Brighton & Hove Albion. In
Blackball (pool) (1,825 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
Shane MacGowan (2,382 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Drew. MacGowan was born on Christmas Day in Pembury, Kent in 1957, to Irish parents. MacGowan spent his early childhood in County Tipperary, Ireland
Professor Moriarty (2,416 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Moriarty" is an ancient Irish name as is Moran, the surname of Moriarty's henchman, Sebastian Moran. Doyle himself was of Irish Catholic descent, educated
Cobh (3,062 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.
Jacksepticeye (1,502 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
better known by his online pseudonym Jacksepticeye (or simply Jack), is an Irish YouTube personality, known primarily for his comedic Let's Play series and
Bertie Ahern (13,931 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Patrick Bartholomew Ahern (born 12 September 1951) is a former Irish Fianna Fáil politician who served as Taoiseach from 1997 to 2008, Leader of Fianna
County Leitrim (1,833 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Leitrim (/ˈliːtrəm/ LEE-trəm, Irish: Contae Liatroma) is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Connacht and is part of the Border Region
List of Irish poets (857 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of poets either born in Ireland or holding Irish citizenship. Adomnán (died 704) Æ (George William Russell) (1867–1935) William Allingham
Uí Néill (330 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Uí Néill (Irish pronunciation: [iː ˈnʲeːl̪ʲ], descendants of Niall) are Irish and Scottish dynasties who claim descent from Niall Noigiallach (Niall
County Cavan (3,728 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
Brigid (1,603 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
meaning '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
City status in Ireland (7,053 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dictionary of the Irish Language. Royal Irish Academy. Retrieved 17 May 2010. [permanent dead link] "cathair". Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language. Royal
University College Cork (4,462 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
Kevin O'Brien (cricketer) (3,185 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Kevin Joseph O'Brien (born 4 March 1984) is an Irish cricketer who plays for Ireland, Leinster and Railway Union Cricket Club and has played for several
Cliftonville F.C. (2,563 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Football & Athletic Club is a Northern Irish semi-professional association football club playing in the NIFL Irish Premiership. The club was founded in
Dermot O'Leary (2,201 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
O'Leary Jr. (born 24 May 1973), better known as Dermot O'Leary, is a British-Irish television presenter for ITV and a radio presenter for BBC Radio 2. O'Leary's
Cumann na mBan (1,880 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)
Donegal (1,733 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Donegal or Donegal Town (/ˈdʌnɪɡɔːl/ or /ˌdʌnɪˈɡɔːl/; Irish: Dún na nGall, meaning "fort of the foreigners") is a town in County Donegal in Ulster, Ireland
Lansdowne Road (2,522 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)
Blarney Stone (1,204 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
Nicholas Sparks (1,532 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
raised in the Roman Catholic faith, and is of German, Czech, English, and Irish ancestry. He and his ex-wife are Catholics and are raising their children
Allied Irish Banks (4,651 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Allied Irish Banks (AIB Group plc) is one of the so-called Big Four commercial banks in Ireland. AIB offers a full range of personal and corporate banking
Society of United Irishmen (4,126 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
County Carlow (789 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
Scottish Americans (6,478 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Scotch-Irish Americans, descendants of Ulster Scots, and communities emphasize and celebrate a common heritage. The majority of Scotch-Irish Americans
Charlestown, Boston (3,957 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
Gaelic handball (1,358 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaelic handball (known in Ireland simply as handball; Irish: liathróid láimhe) is a sport played in Ireland where players hit a ball with a hand or fist
Irish Confederate Wars (4,616 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Confederate Wars, also called the Eleven Years' War (derived from the Irish language name Cogadh na hAon Bhliana Déag), took place in Ireland
Larne (4,667 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Larne (from Irish: Latharna, the name of a Gaelic territory) is a seaport and industrial market town, as well as a civil parish, on the east coast of
Robert Sheehan (1,602 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
Charlestown, Boston (3,957 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
Carlow (3,027 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
Connemara (1,911 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(Irish: Conamara; pronounced [ˈkʊnˠəmˠəɾˠə]) is a cultural region in County Galway, Ireland. The area has a strong association with traditional Irish culture
Cliftonville F.C. (2,563 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Football & Athletic Club is a Northern Irish semi-professional association football club playing in the NIFL Irish Premiership. The club was founded in
Mary Harris Jones (4,565 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Harris Jones (baptized 1837; died 1930), known as Mother Jones, was an Irish-born American schoolteacher and dressmaker who became a prominent organized
Cumann na mBan (1,880 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)
Iarnród Éireann (1,464 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Iarnród Éireann (Irish pronunciation: [ˈiəɾˠnˠɾˠoːdˠ ˈeːɾʲən̪ˠ]), also known as Irish Rail in English, is the operator of the national railway network
The Wind That Shakes the Barley (film) (2,612 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
drama film directed by Ken Loach, set during the Irish War of Independence (1919–1921) and the Irish Civil War (1922–1923). Written by long-time Loach
William Joyce (3,978 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1906 – 3 January 1946), nicknamed Lord Haw-Haw, was an American-born, Anglo-Irish Fascist politician and Nazi propaganda broadcaster to the United Kingdom
Nine Years' War (Ireland) (4,235 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
in Ireland from 1593 to 1603. It was fought between the forces of Gaelic Irish chieftains Hugh O'Neill of Tír Eoghain, Hugh Roe O'Donnell of Tír Chonaill
Robert Sheehan (1,602 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
Scottish Americans (6,478 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Scotch-Irish Americans, descendants of Ulster Scots, and communities emphasize and celebrate a common heritage. The majority of Scotch-Irish Americans
Civil parishes in Ireland (1,246 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Civil parishes (Irish: paróistí sibhialta) are units of territory in the island of Ireland that have their origins in old Gaelic territorial divisions
Geography of Ireland (4,468 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
plains surrounded by coastal mountains. The highest peak is Carrauntoohil (Irish: Corrán Tuathail), which is 1,041 meters (3,415 ft) above sea level. The
Celtic nations (5,617 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
children study Irish as one of the three core subjects up until the end of secondary school, and 7.4% of primary school education is through Irish medium education
Allied Irish Banks (4,651 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Allied Irish Banks (AIB Group plc) is one of the so-called Big Four commercial banks in Ireland. AIB offers a full range of personal and corporate banking
County Carlow (789 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
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 of many groups
George Berkeley (8,933 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
14 January 1753) — known as Bishop Berkeley (Bishop of Cloyne) — was an Irish philosopher whose primary achievement was the advancement of a theory he
Bodhrán (2,331 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The bodhrán (/ˈbɔːrɑːn/ or /ˈbaʊrɑːn/, Irish pronunciation: [ˈbˠəʊɾˠaːnˠ]; plural bodhráin or bodhráns) is an Irish frame drum ranging from 25 to 65 cm (10–26 in)
Bard (3,271 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
Gaelic handball (1,358 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaelic handball (known in Ireland simply as handball; Irish: liathróid láimhe) is a sport played in Ireland where players hit a ball with a hand or fist
Barony (Ireland) (3,135 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
University of Limerick (4,387 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
Independent News & Media (2,024 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of controversy, due to the journalistic output of its main titles - the Irish Independent (the Indo) and the Sunday Independent (the Sindo)." The company
Irish Setter (2,461 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
Gaelic nobility of Ireland (2,337 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
it excludes Scotland and other discussion. It is one of three groups of Irish nobility, the others being those nobles descended from the Hiberno-Normans
Irish Film & Television Academy (164 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Film & Television Academy (IFTA) is an all-Ireland organization focused on film and television. It has about 1000 members and is based in Dublin
Irish passport (5,194 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
The Fall (TV series) (3,053 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Fall is a British-Irish crime drama television series filmed and set in Northern Ireland. The series, starring Gillian Anderson as Detective Superintendent
Pádraig Harrington (4,162 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
My Bloody Valentine (band) (5,893 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
on 6 January 2008. Retrieved 28 June 2013.  "The Top 40 Irish Albums". The Irish Times. Irish Times Trust. 2 February 2009. Retrieved 28 June 2013.  (subscription
Ulaid (7,175 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ulaid (Old Irish, pronounced [ˈuləðʲ]) or Ulaidh (modern Irish, pronounced [ˈu.liː])) was a Gaelic over-kingdom in north-eastern Ireland during the Middle
Royal Irish Constabulary (3,090 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
United Kingdom general election, 1918 (1,248 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
The Chieftains (1,624 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Chieftains are a traditional Irish band formed in Dublin in 1963, by Paddy Moloney, Sean Potts and Michael Tubridy. The band had their first rehearsals
Killarney (3,784 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
Hiberno-Scottish mission (1,595 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hiberno-Scottish mission was a series of missions and expeditions initiated by various Irish clerics and cleric-scholars who, for the most part, are not known to have
Cathaoirleach (363 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
Sport in Ireland (8,541 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sport in Ireland plays an important role in Irish society. The many sports played and followed in Ireland include Gaelic games (mainly Gaelic football
Medb (2,302 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
([mɛɣv]) and Méabh ([mʲeːv])—is queen of Connacht in the Ulster Cycle of Irish mythology. Her husband in the core stories of the cycle is Ailill mac Máta
Bull Terrier (1,900 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
List of members of the Irish Republican Army (3,838 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)
O'Donnell dynasty (3,600 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
Tony Cascarino (1,522 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 was also elegible
Irish literature (10,112 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish literature comprises writings in the Irish, Latin, and English (including Ulster Scots) languages on the island of Ireland. The earliest recorded
Annals of Ulster (2,232 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Annals of Ulster (Irish: Annála Uladh) are annals of medieval Ireland. The entries span the years from A.D. 431 to A.D. 1540. The entries up to A
Chart-Track (118 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
produces the Official Irish Music Charts and collects data daily from major and independent record stores in Ireland on behalf of the Irish Recorded Music Association
Daniel O'Donnell (2,733 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Daniel Francis Noel O'Donnell (born 12 December 1961) is an Irish singer, television presenter and philanthropist. After rising to public attention in
Christy Moore (1,737 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
An Phoblacht (2,604 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
An Phoblacht (Irish pronunciation: [ənˠ ˈfˠɔbˠlˠəxt̪ˠ]; English: The Republic) was a weekly, and later monthly, newspaper published by Sinn Féin in Ireland
Hiberno-Scottish mission (1,595 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hiberno-Scottish mission was a series of missions and expeditions initiated by various Irish clerics and cleric-scholars who, for the most part, are not known to have
Kerry GAA (3,135 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
National Hurling League (4,344 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
is a central feature of the league. Although primarily a competition for Irish teams, teams from England – currently Lancashire, London and Warwickshire
Counties of Northern Ireland (1,025 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
Ladies' Gaelic football (479 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ladies' Gaelic football (Irish: Peil Ghaelach na mBan) is a team sport for women, very similar to Gaelic football, and co-ordinated by the Ladies' Gaelic
Bull Terrier (1,900 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
The Dagda (1,423 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Dagda (Irish: An Dagda) is an important god in Irish mythology. One of the Tuatha Dé Danann, the Dagda is portrayed as a father-figure, chieftain
Irish Derby (873 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Derby (Irish: Dearbaí na hÉireann) is a Group 1 flat horse race in Ireland open to three-year-old thoroughbred colts and fillies. It is run at
Sport in Ireland (8,541 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sport in Ireland plays an important role in Irish society. The many sports played and followed in Ireland include Gaelic games (mainly Gaelic football
Wars of the Three Kingdoms (4,168 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
styled their Irish territory as also a Kingdom—replacing the Lordship of Ireland—and ruled there with the assistance of a separate Irish Parliament, while
Newry (4,619 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Newry (/ˈnjʊəri/; from Irish: An Iúraigh) is a town in Northern Ireland, divided by the Clanrye river in counties Armagh and Down, 34 miles (55 km) from
Tony Cascarino (1,522 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 was also elegible
Irish Braille (419 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish Braille is the braille alphabet of the Irish language. It is augmented by specifically Irish letters for vowels that take acute accents in print:
Dalymount Park (2,728 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
Christy Moore (1,737 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
Celtic Tiger (5,594 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Celtic Tiger" (Irish: An Tíogar Ceilteach) is a term referring to the economy of the Republic of Ireland from the mid-1990s to the late-2000s, a period
Gaelic nobility of Ireland (2,337 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
it excludes Scotland and other discussion. It is one of three groups of Irish nobility, the others being those nobles descended from the Hiberno-Normans
Ulaid (7,175 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ulaid (Old Irish, pronounced [ˈuləðʲ]) or Ulaidh (modern Irish, pronounced [ˈu.liː])) was a Gaelic over-kingdom in north-eastern Ireland during the Middle
List of Irish Republican Army chiefs of staff (910 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
those who are reported to have served as Chief of Staff of the Irish Republican Army (Irish: Ceann Foirne Óglaigh na hÉireann) in the organisations bearing
Shelta (1,289 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Shelta (/ˈʃɛltə/; Irish: Seiltis) is a language spoken by Irish Travellers, particularly in Ireland and the United Kingdom. It is widely known as the
Irish general election, 1918 (3,768 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish general election of 1918 was that part of the 1918 general election which took place in Ireland. It is now seen as a key moment in modern Irish
Ennis (2,701 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ennis (/ˈɛ.nɪs/; Irish: Inis, meaning "island") is the county town of County Clare, Ireland. The Irish name is short for Inis Cluana Rámhfhada ("island
Notre Dame Football on NBC (1,141 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
presentation of college football games involving the Notre Dame Fighting Irish that are produced by NBC Sports, the sports division of the NBC television
Volunteer (Irish republican) (654 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
a number of Irish republican paramilitary organisations to describe their members. Among these have been the various forms of the Irish Republican Army
United Kingdom general election, 1885 (258 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ewart Gladstone, win the most seats, but not an overall majority. As the Irish Nationalists held the balance of power between them and the Conservatives
James Ussher (3,487 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
family. His maternal grandfather, James Stanihurst, had been speaker of the Irish parliament. Ussher's father, Arland Ussher, was a clerk in chancery who
The Fields of Athenry (1,893 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of Athenry" is an Irish folk ballad set during the Great Irish Famine (Irish: an Gorta Mór, [anˠ ˈgɔɾˠt̪ˠa mˠoːɾˠ]) or Great Irish Hunger (1845–1850)
Malahide (2,721 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Malahide (Irish: Mullach Íde) is an affluent coastal suburban town on the northside of Dublin city in Fingal, County Dublin, Ireland. It is also a civil
Thurles (2,047 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thurles (/ˈtʊrləs/; Irish: Durlas or Durlas Éile) is a town in County Tipperary, Ireland. It is located in the civil parish of same name in the barony
Terminology of the British Isles (9,413 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.
Williamite War in Ireland (3,191 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Williamite War in Ireland (1688–1691) (Irish: Cogadh an Dá Rí, meaning "war of the two kings"), was a conflict between Jacobites (supporters of the
Banshee (comics) (2,018 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Werner Roth, the character first appeared in X-Men #28 (January 1967). An Irish mutant, Banshee possesses a "sonic scream", capable of harming enemies’
Irish Citizen Army (2,425 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Citizen Army (Irish: Arm Cathartha na hÉireann), or ICA, was a small group of trained trade union volunteers from the Irish Transport and General
Edward England (1,578 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
2018 in Ireland (5,773 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
on trolleys or on wards waiting for admission to a bed, according to the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation. Met Éireann issued two Status Orange warnings
Annals of Ulster (2,232 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Annals of Ulster (Irish: Annála Uladh) are annals of medieval Ireland. The entries span the years from A.D. 431 to A.D. 1540. The entries up to A
Eoin O'Duffy (2,552 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Eoin O'Duffy (Irish: Eoin Ó Dubhthaigh; born Owen Duffy, 28 January 1890 – 30 November 1944) was an Irish nationalist political activist, soldier and
Jameson Irish Whiskey (1,516 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(/ˈdʒɛməsən/) is a blended Irish whiskey produced by the Irish Distillers subsidiary of Pernod Ricard. The John Jameson and Son Irish Whiskey company was formally
Irish literature (10,112 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish literature comprises writings in the Irish, Latin, and English (including Ulster Scots) languages on the island of Ireland. The earliest recorded
Connachta (861 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Connachta are a group of medieval Irish dynasties who claimed descent from the legendary High King Conn Cétchathach (Conn of the Hundred Battles)
Daniel O'Donnell (2,733 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Daniel Francis Noel O'Donnell (born 12 December 1961) is an Irish singer, television presenter and philanthropist. After rising to public attention in
Natural Law Party (2,473 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
70-page report in response to the "1996 Framework Document of the British and Irish governments." The report was presented to leaders in Ireland, Northern Ireland
Clan na Gael (3,072 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
Industrial and Commercial Panel (301 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Industrial and Commercial Panel (Irish: An Rolla Tionscail Agus Tráchtála) is one of five Vocational Panels which together elect 43 of the 60 members
Lugh (4,600 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
Parliament of Northern Ireland (2,096 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lieutenant of Ireland. However, the replacement of Southern Ireland by the Irish Free State led to the abolition of the post of Lord Lieutenant. Instead
Armagh (3,995 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Armagh (/ɑːrˈmɑː/ ar-MAH; from Irish Ard Mhacha /ɑɾd̪ˠˈwaxə/, meaning 'Macha's height') is the county town of County Armagh and a city in Northern Ireland
Primark (1,809 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Primark (/ˈpraɪˌmɑːrk/, known as Penneys in the Republic of Ireland) is an Irish clothing and accessories company which is a subsidiary of AB Foods, and
Athlone (4,701 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