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Ireland (18,642 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

Ireland (/ˈaɪərlənd/ ( listen); Irish: Éire [ˈeːɾʲə] ( listen); Ulster-Scots: Airlann [ˈɑːrlən]) is an island in the North Atlantic. It is separated from
Republic of Ireland (15,615 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 (14,779 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 (10,744 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 (13,726 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
The Troubles (15,567 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
Saoirse Ronan (3,979 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 four Screen Actors Guild Award
Irish Republican Army (1,692 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
Great Famine (Ireland) (12,787 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
Irish people (8,761 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
Dublin (10,550 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dublin (/ˈdʌblɪn/, Irish: Baile Átha Cliath [blʲaːˈklʲiəh]) is the capital and largest city of Ireland. Dublin is in the province of Leinster on the east
Daniel Day-Lewis (4,845 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Day-Lewis (born 29 April 1957) is an English actor who holds both British and Irish citizenship. Born and raised in London, he excelled on stage at the National
Cillian Murphy (6,088 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cillian Murphy (/ˈkɪliən/; born May 25, 1976) is an Irish actor of stage and screen. He began his performing career as a rock musician. After turning
Good Friday Agreement (4,547 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
Michael Fassbender (3,417 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;
Sinn Féin (9,429 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Féin (/ʃɪn ˈfeɪn/ shin-FAYN; Irish pronunciation: [ʃɪnʲ ˈfʲeːnʲ]; English: Ourselves or We Ourselves) is a left-wing Irish republican political party active
Taoiseach (3,031 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Taoiseach (/ˈtiːʃəx/ ( listen), pl. Taoisigh /ˈtiːʃi/; Irish pronunciation: [ˈt̪ˠiː.ʃəx]) is the prime minister, chief executive and head of government
Bono (7,117 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 (8,244 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
Irish War of Independence (13,370 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
Pierce Brosnan (6,815 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pierce Brendan Brosnan OBE (born 16 May 1953) is an Irish actor, film producer, and activist. After leaving comprehensive school at age 16, Brosnan began
Saint Patrick's Day (6,558 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint Patrick's Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick (Irish: Lá Fhéile Pádraig, "the Day of the Festival of Patrick"), is a cultural and religious celebration
Richard Harris (3,719 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard St John Harris (1 October 1930 – 25 October 2002) was an Irish actor and singer. He appeared on stage and in many films, appearing as Frank Machin
Irish Americans (18,247 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
Notre Dame Fighting Irish football (10,216 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
Sheamus (11,879 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stephen Farrelly (Irish: Stíofán Ó Fearghaile; born 28 January 1978) is an Irish professional wrestler and actor. He is signed to the American professional
Irish Free State (5,229 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
Conor McGregor (11,909 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Conor Anthony McGregor (Irish: Conchúr Antóin Mac Gréagóir; born 14 July 1988) is an Irish professional mixed martial artist and professional boxer. He
Samuel Beckett (7,863 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Samuel Barclay Beckett (/ˈbɛkɪt/; 13 April 1906 – 22 December 1989) was an Irish avant-garde novelist, playwright, theatre director, and poet, who lived
James Joyce (8,431 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James Augustine Aloysius Joyce (2 February 1882 – 13 January 1941) was an Irish novelist, short story writer, and poet. He contributed to the modernist
British Isles (8,377 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland seceded from the United Kingdom after the Irish War of Independence and the subsequent Anglo-Irish Treaty (1919–1922), with six counties remaining
C. S. Lewis (11,765 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
Countries of the United Kingdom (2,919 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
agreement on some non-devolved matters for Northern Ireland (see British–Irish Intergovernmental Conference). England, comprising the majority of the population
Provisional Irish Republican Army (13,763 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Provisional Irish Republican Army (Provisional IRA) is an Irish republican paramilitary organization that seeks to remove Northern Ireland from the
Leo Varadkar (2,591 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(English pronunciation: /ˈliː.oʊ vəˈrædkər/; born 18 January 1979) is an Irish Fine Gael politician who has been Taoiseach, Minister for Defence, and Leader
Jonathan Rhys Meyers (1,764 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rhys Meyers (born Jonathan Michael Francis O'Keeffe; 27 July 1977) is an Irish actor. He is best known for his roles in the films Velvet Goldmine (1998)
Sinéad O'Connor (7,351 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
Irish Travellers (5,937 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish Travellers (Irish: an lucht siúil) also called pavees or pejoratively referred to as knackers, tinkers, pikeys, and gypsies, are a traditionally
Easter Rising (12,747 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
Irish Civil War (9,981 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
Irish nationalism (5,486 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish nationalism asserts that the Irish people are a nation. Since the partition of Ireland, the term generally refers to support for a united Ireland
Vikings (TV series) (3,594 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
(seasons 4–) Jonathan Rhys Meyers as Bishop Heahmund (seasons 4–) An Irish-Canadian co-production, Vikings was developed and produced by Octagon Films
Brendan Gleeson (1,295 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brendan Gleeson (born 29 March 1955) is an Irish actor and film director. He is the recipient of three IFTA Awards, two BIFA Awards, one Emmy Award and
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (14,750 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
Saint Patrick (9,319 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
Fine Gael (5,900 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fine Gael (/ˌfiːnə ˈɡeɪl/FIN-neh-GAYL; English: Family or Tribe of the Irish) is a liberal-conservative and Christian democratic political party in Ireland
Michael Gambon (3,224 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Michael John Gambon CBE (born 19 October 1940) is an Irish-born English actor who has worked in theatre, television and film. Gambon has played the
Enya (7,890 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
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (13,254 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
desire for an Irish Republic led to the Irish War of Independence, which resulted in most of Ireland seceding from the Union and forming the Irish Free State
The Edge (2,850 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
Scotch-Irish Americans (9,602 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
Phil Lynott (4,415 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Philip Parris Lynott (/ˈlɪnət/; 20 August 1949 – 4 January 1986) was an Irish musician, singer and songwriter. His most commercially successful group
The Edge (2,850 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
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
Fianna Fáil (4,318 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Republican Party, (Irish: Fianna Fáil – An Páirtí Poblachtach) is a political party in Ireland. The party was founded as an Irish republican party on
Norman Reedus (1,592 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Marianne (née Yarber), a teacher, and Ira Norman Reedus. He is of English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish descent. He attended Bethany college for a semester
Ulster (6,792 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
Gabriel Byrne (1,802 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
Gaels (9,073 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
Dáil Éireann (4,021 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 Corrs (4,306 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
Banshee (1,153 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Modern Irish bean sí, from Old Irish: ban síde, pronounced [bʲan ˈʃiːðʲe], "woman of the fairy mound" or "fairy woman") is a female spirit in Irish mythology
Michael Collins (Irish leader) (12,746 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Michael Collins (Irish: Míceál Ó Coileáin; 16 October 1890 – 22 August 1922) was an Irish revolutionary, soldier and politician who was a leading figure
Peter O'Toole (3,440 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Seamus O'Toole (/oʊˈtuːl/; 2 August 1932 – 14 December 2013) was an Anglo-Irish stage and film actor. He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and
Full breakfast (2,074 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
England (often shortened to "full English"), and therefore, as a "full Irish", "full Scottish", "full Welsh", and the "Ulster fry" in the Republic of
The Irish Times (3,932 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
Éamon de Valera (11,835 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
Denis Leary (3,498 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
Bob Geldof (7,764 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 (1,615 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish called Seachtain. ("Seachtain" is the Irish word for "week".) The Irish Independent's sister publication is the Sunday Independent. The Irish Independent
Jonathan Swift (5,830 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)
Gary Moore (2,922 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gary Moore (4 April 1952 – 6 February 2011) was a Northern Irish musician, most widely recognised as a singer, songwriter, and virtuoso rock and blues
Bram Stoker (3,192 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,
Unionism in Ireland (6,223 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
unionist culture, and preferences for particular newspapers or sports teams. Irish nationalism is opposed to the ideology of unionism. Most unionists come
Irish mythology (3,016 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
Whisky (6,279 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish Gaelic, and uisge in Scottish Gaelic). Distilled alcohol was known in Latin as aqua vitae ("water of life"). This was translated to Old Irish as
Robert Boyle (4,078 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert William Boyle FRS (25 January 1627 – 31 December 1691) was an Anglo-Irish natural philosopher, chemist, physicist, and inventor. Boyle is largely
President of Ireland (6,519 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The President of Ireland (Irish: Uachtarán na hÉireann) is the head of state of Ireland and the Supreme Commander of the Irish Defence Forces. The President
Scottish Gaelic (8,066 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
Celtic mythology (2,364 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
Cork (city) (7,978 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Cork (/kɔːrk/; Irish: Corcaigh, pronounced [ˈkoɾkɪɟ], from corcach, meaning "marsh") is a university city in south-west Ireland, in the province of Munster
Kingdom of Ireland (3,743 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 which ruled by the King of England and later
Colin Farrell (6,617 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Colin James Farrell (born 31 May 1976) is an Irish actor. Farrell appeared in the BBC drama Ballykissangel in 1998, made his film debut in the Tim Roth-directed
Galway (8,410 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Galway (/ˈɡɔːlweɪ/; Irish: Gaillimh, pronounced [ˈɡalʲɪvʲ]) is a city in the West of Ireland in the province of Connacht. Galway City Council is the local
Republic of Ireland national football team (8,910 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) which is currently considered by the general public
Leprechaun (1,682 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
Shane MacGowan (2,434 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Shane Patrick Lysaght MacGowan (born 25 December 1957) is an Irish-British musician and singer-songwriter, best known as the lead singer and songwriter
Music of Ireland (5,182 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
Hiberno-English (7,671 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
Anglo-Irish Treaty (4,630 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Anglo-Irish Treaty (Irish: An Conradh Angla-Éireannach), commonly known as The Treaty and officially the Articles of Agreement for a Treaty Between
Graham Norton (3,194 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William Walker (born 4 April 1963), better known as Graham Norton, is an Irish television and radio presenter, comedian, actor, and writer. He is a five-time
County Donegal (7,814 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
/ˌdʌnɪˈɡɔːl/; Irish: Contae Dhún na nGall) is a county of Ireland in the province of Ulster. It is named after the town of Donegal (Irish: Dún na nGall
Hurling (4,954 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 and is the fastest field sport in the world[citation needed]
Aer Lingus (9,310 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Irish aerloingeas meaning "air fleet") is the flag carrier airline of Ireland and the second-largest airline in Ireland. Founded by the Irish government
Montserrat (5,970 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
either Irish or of Irish descent, “so that the use of the Irish language is preserved on the island, even among the Negroes”. African slaves and Irish colonists
Eve Hewson (643 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
The Departed (3,685 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
Irish Singles Chart (633 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Singles Chart (Irish: Cairt Singil na hÉireann) is Ireland's music industry standard singles popularity chart issued weekly by the Irish Recorded
Irish name (1,447 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A formal Irish-language personal name consists of a given name and a surname. Surnames in Irish are generally patronymic in etymology, although they are
Gerry Adams (7,753 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gerard "Gerry" Adams (Irish: Gearóid Mac Ádhaimh; born 6 October 1948) is an Irish republican politician who is the president of the Sinn Féin political
Irish Rebellion of 1798 (3,852 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Rebellion of 1798 (Irish: Éirí Amach 1798), also known as the United Irishmen Rebellion (Irish: Éirí Amach na nÉireannach Aontaithe), was an
County Cork (3,020 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Cork (Irish: Contae Chorcaí) is the largest and southernmost county of Ireland. It is situated in the province of Munster and named after the city
Druid (7,629 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
Kennedy family (1,185 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Current region United States Place of origin New Ross, County Wexford (Irish forebears) Boston, Massachusetts (American political dynasty) Titles List
Provinces of Ireland (3,103 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Connacht , Leinster (Laighin), Munster (An Mhumhain) and Ulster (Uladh). The Irish word for this territorial division, cúige, literally meaning "fifth part"
Gaelic football (4,367 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
Counties of Ireland (6,011 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
British and Irish Lions (5,181 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The British and Irish Lions is a rugby union team selected from players eligible for any of the Home Nations – the national teams of England, Ireland
Irish Wolfhound (2,654 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
Ireland national rugby union team (5,851 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
Teachta Dála (981 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A TD (plural TDanna in Irish; full Irish form Teachta Dála /ˌtjɒxtə ˈdɔːlə/, Irish: [ˈtʲaxt̪ˠə ˈd̪ˠɑːlˠə], plural Teachtaí Dála) is a member of Dáil Éireann
Peerage of Ireland (911 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of Ireland date from the Middle Ages. Before 1801, Irish peers had the right to sit in the Irish House of Lords, on the abolition of which by the Union
Vaudeville (4,649 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
United States in the mid-19th century, Irish Americans interacted with established Americans, with the Irish becoming subject to discrimination due to
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
Northern Ireland national football team (4,432 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
Goidelic languages (2,284 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
Maureen O'Hara (14,965 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 actress and singer. The famously red-headed O'Hara was known for her beauty
Munster (2,025 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Munster (Irish: an Mhumhain / Cúige Mumhan, pronounced [ə ˈvuːnʲ], [ˌkuːgʲə ˈmuːn]) is one of the provinces of Ireland situated in the south of Ireland
Larry Mullen Jr. (2,716 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Joseph Mullen Jr. (born 31 October 1961) is an Irish musician and actor, best known as the drummer of the Irish rock band U2. Mullen's distinctive drumming
Flag of Ireland (4,856 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
Bobby Sands (4,775 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sands (Irish: Roibeárd Gearóid Ó Seachnasaigh; 9 March 1954 – 5 May 1981), commonly known as Bobby Sands, was a member of the Provisional Irish Republican
Garda Síochána (7,539 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]
Northern Ireland Assembly (4,544 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
County Kerry (3,830 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
Notre Dame Fighting Irish (3,192 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
Government of Ireland (1,627 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Government of Ireland (Irish: Rialtas na hÉireann) is the cabinet that exercises executive authority in the Republic of Ireland. The structure of
County Galway (1,785 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Galway (Irish: Contae na Gaillimhe) is a county in Ireland. In the West of Ireland, it is part of the province of Connacht (English spelling: Connaught)
Seamus Heaney (8,789 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Heaney, MRIA (/ˈʃeɪməs ˈhiːni/; 13 April 1939 – 30 August 2013), was an Irish poet, playwright and translator. He received the 1995 Nobel Prize in Literature
County Tipperary (2,301 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
Glen Hansard (1,756 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Glen Hansard (born 21 April 1970) is an Irish songwriter, actor, vocalist and guitarist for Irish group The Frames, and one half of folk rock duo The
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
Irish Sea (5,366 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,
Niall Horan (3,002 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Niall James Horan (/ˈnaɪəl ˈhɔːrɪn/; born 13 September 1993) is an Irish singer and songwriter. He is best known as a member of the boy band One Direction
Anglo-Irish people (3,002 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anglo-Irish (Irish: Angla-Éireannach) is a term which was more commonly used in the 19th and early 20th centuries to identify a social class and ethnicity
Room (2015 film) (4,090 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
United Ireland (7,668 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
a united Ireland is a central tenet of Irish nationalism, particularly of both mainstream and dissident Irish republican political and paramilitary organisations
Roy Keane (11,502 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
Michael D. Higgins (4,684 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Daniel Higgins (Irish: Mícheál Daniél Ó hUiginn; born 18 April 1941) is an Irish politician who has served as the 9th President of Ireland since
Corned beef (2,165 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
Gaelic Athletic Association (4,092 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
Seanad Éireann (2,459 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
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"
Labour Party (Ireland) (5,128 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
Connacht (4,288 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Connacht /ˈkɒnɔːt/[1][unreliable source?] or Connaught (Irish: Connacht or Cúige Chonnacht) is one of the provinces of Ireland, situated in the west of
Townland (2,929 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
Caitriona Balfe (1,988 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
Irish cuisine (4,508 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
Trinity College, Dublin (11,159 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
53.3444°N 6.2577°W / 53.3444; -6.2577 Trinity College (Irish: Coláiste na Tríonóide), officially the College of the Holy and Undivided
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
The Cranberries (2,613 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Cranberries are an Irish rock band who formed in Limerick in 1989. The band consists of lead singer Dolores O'Riordan, guitarist Noel Hogan, bassist
Irish diaspora (13,760 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
Parliament of Ireland (3,935 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
House of Commons and the House of Lords. The Lords were members of the Irish peerage ("lords temporal") and bishops ("lords spiritual"; after the Reformation
Guinness (8,159 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
Irish dance (3,121 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish dance or Irish dancing is a group of traditional dance forms originating in Ireland, encompassing dancing both solo and in groups, and dancing for
Townland (2,929 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
Aidan Gillen (1,187 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Aidan Gillen (/ˈɡɪlɛn/; born Aidan Murphy; 24 April 1968) is an Irish actor. He is best known for portraying Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish in the HBO series
Partition of Ireland (10,170 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The partition of Ireland (Irish: críochdheighilt na hÉireann) was the division of the island of Ireland into two distinct jurisdictions, Northern Ireland
Tin whistle (4,856 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
penny whistle, English flageolet, Scottish penny whistle, tin flageolet, Irish whistle, Belfast Hornpipe, feadóg stáin (or simply feadóg) and Clarke London
County Meath (1,833 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Meath (/ˈmiːð/ MEEDH; Irish: Contae na Mí or simply an Mhí) is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Leinster and is part of the Mid-East
Jedward (3,864 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 (4,943 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles I in 1649 to the Irish Restoration in May 1660, there was no 'King of Ireland'. After the Irish Rebellion of 1641, Irish Catholics, organised in
County Kildare (2,441 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Kildare (Irish: Contae Chill Dara) is a county in Ireland. It is located in the province of Leinster and is part of the Mid-East Region. It is
Oireachtas (2,273 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
Irish Mob (5,697 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
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
Robbie Keane (9,530 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert David "Robbie" Keane (born 8 July 1980) is an Irish professional footballer who plays as a forward for Indian club ATK. He served as captain of
Ronan Keating (4,981 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
Ulster loyalism (3,670 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in the late 19th century, as a response to the Irish Home Rule movement, and the rise of Catholic Irish nationalism. Although most of Ireland was Catholic
Irish Army (6,469 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Army, known simply as the Army (Irish: an tArm), is the land component of the Defence Forces of Ireland. As of May 2016, approximately 7,300
Irish Republican Army (1922–69) (5,485 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The original Irish Republican Army (IRA) fought a guerrilla war against British rule in Ireland in the Irish War of Independence between 1919 and 1921
The Script (3,281 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Script are an Irish rock band formed in 2001 in Dublin, Ireland. It consists of lead vocalist and keyboardist Danny O'Donoghue, lead guitarist Mark
County Tyrone (1,743 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
Martin McGuinness (3,464 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James Martin Pacelli McGuinness (Irish: Séamus Máirtín Pacelli Mag Aonghusa; 23 May 1950 – 21 March 2017) was an Irish republican and Sinn Féin politician
Old Irish (5,989 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
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
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
Irish Examiner (879 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Its main national rivals are The Irish Times and the Irish Independent. The Irish Examiner is available on the Irish Newspaper Archives website. The
Manx language (8,736 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
same etymology as the word "Gaelic", borrowed from Northern Irish. The sister languages of Irish and Scottish Gaelic use Gaeilge (dialect variants Gaoluinn
Ireland cricket team (5,401 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
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
Social Democratic and Labour Party (2,638 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP; Irish: Páirtí Sóisialta Daonlathach an Lucht Oibre) is a social-democratic and Irish nationalist political party in Northern
Irish coffee (1,079 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish coffee (Irish: caife Gaelach) is a cocktail consisting of hot coffee, Irish whiskey, and sugar (some recipes specify that brown sugar should be
Terry Wogan (5,817 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
Irish whiskey (7,577 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
Columba (4,612 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
Limerick (10,421 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Limerick (/ˈlɪmrɪk, -mərɪk/; Irish: Luimneach [ˈl̪imʲɨnʲəx]) is a city in County Limerick, Ireland. It is located in the Mid-West Region and is also part
Real Irish Republican Army (7,896 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Real Irish Republican Army or Real IRA (RIRA), is a dissident Irish republican paramilitary organisation which aims to bring about a united Ireland
Aos Sí (1,693 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
([eːs ˈʃiː], older form aes sídhe [eːs ˈʃiːðʲə]) is the Irish term for a supernatural race in Irish mythology and Scottish mythology (usually spelled Sìth
Brian McFadden (2,490 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 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
Irish Catholics (395 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish Catholics are an ethnoreligious group native to Ireland that are both Catholic and Irish. Irish Catholics have a large diaspora, which includes
The Tudors (6,522 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved 13 December 2007.  The Irish Film & Television Awards: 2008 Winners – IFTA.ie Retrieved 12 March 2008. The Irish Film & Television Awards: 2009
Irish nationality law (6,398 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
County Mayo (6,730 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
Patrick Pearse (4,681 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
Raidió Teilifís Éireann (8,501 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Raidió Teilifís Éireann (Irish pronunciation: [ˈradʲo ˈtʲɛlʲəfʲiːʃ ˈeːrʲən] ( listen); Radio [and] Television of Ireland; abbreviated as RTÉ) is a semi-state
Northern Ireland Office (918 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
County Down (1,798 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
Obituary (729 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
Sister Nivedita (5,195 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
Gaeltacht (4,183 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(/ˈɡeɪltəxt/; Irish pronunciation: [ˈɡeːl̪ˠt̪ˠəxt̪ˠ]; plural Gaeltachtaí) is an Irish-language word used to denote any primarily Irish-speaking region
Sister Nivedita (5,195 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
Danny Boy (1,647 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
Culture of Ireland (6,558 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
literature, folklore, cuisine and sports associated with Ireland and the Irish people. For most of its recorded history, Ireland's culture has been primarily
Irish Football Association (911 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Football Association (IFA) is the governing body for association football in Northern Ireland. It organised the Ireland national football team
Irish Home Rule movement (3,155 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
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
County Clare (3,827 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Clare (Irish: Contae an Chláir) is a county in Ireland, in the Mid-West Region and the province of Munster, bordered on the West by the Atlantic
Irish Rugby Football Union (1,198 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
Oliver Goldsmith (2,044 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
Celtic Christianity (9,326 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
note that there were certain traditions and practices used in both the Irish and British churches but not in the wider Christian world. These include
Irish Guards (3,864 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
County Dublin (1,900 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
Fenian (2,637 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
Time in Ireland (1,429 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Republic of Ireland uses Irish Standard Time (IST, UTC+01:00; Irish: Am Caighdeánach Éireannach) in the summer months and Greenwich Mean Time (UTC+0;
Constitution of Ireland (7,978 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Constitution of Ireland (Irish: Bunreacht na hÉireann, pronounced [ˈbˠɔnrʲaxt̪ˠ n̪ˠə ˈheːrʲən̪ˠ]) is the fundamental law of the Republic of Ireland
Stout (2,489 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
Enda Kenny (8,919 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
Quidditch (2,446 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
James Connolly (3,460 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, aligned to syndicalism and De Leonism
Shamrock (4,891 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Holy Trinity. The name shamrock comes from Irish seamróg [ˈʃamˠɾˠoːɡ], which is the diminutive of the Irish word for clover (seamair) and means simply
Chris O'Dowd (1,638 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Christopher O'Dowd (born 9 October 1979) is an Irish actor, best known for comedic roles such as Miles Daly in the Epix comedy series Get Shorty and Roy
University College Dublin (6,838 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
Spike Milligan (9,102 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1918 – 27 February 2002) was a British-Irish comedian, writer, musician, poet, playwright and actor. The son of an Irish father and an English mother, his
Ulster Scots people (2,216 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
Leinster (1,414 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
Economy of the Republic of Ireland (6,963 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
rate. The Irish financial crisis severely affected the economy, compounding domestic economic problems related to the collapse of the Irish property bubble
Seán MacBride (2,283 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1988) was an Irish government minister, a prominent international politician and a Chief of Staff of the IRA. Rising from a domestic Irish political career
Stefan Molyneux (1,617 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stefan Basil Molyneux (/stəˈfæn ˈmɒlɪnjuː/; born September 24, 1966) is an Irish-born Canadian podcaster and YouTuber. Molyneux, a self-published author
Domhnall Gleeson (2,893 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Domhnall Gleeson (/ˈdoʊnəl ˈɡliːsən/; born 12 May 1983) is an Irish actor and writer. He is the son of actor Brendan Gleeson, alongside whom he has appeared
Irish Rebellion of 1641 (5,978 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
County Wicklow (1,411 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
Irish pound (1,945 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish pound (Irish: punt Éireannach) was the currency of Ireland until 2002. Its ISO 4217 code was IEP, and the usual notation was the prefix £ (or
Brooklyn (film) (1,859 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Julie Walters. Set in 1951 and 1952, the film tells the story of a young Irish woman's immigration to Brooklyn, where she falls in love. When her past
Defence Forces (Ireland) (3,043 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Defence Forces of Ireland (Irish: Fórsaí Cosanta, officially styled Óglaigh na hÉireann), is the military of Ireland. It encompass the Army, Air Corps
County Louth (2,032 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
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
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
Jig (1,514 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,
Official Irish Republican Army (3,679 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Official Irish Republican Army or Official IRA (OIRA) was an Irish republican paramilitary group whose goal was to remove Northern Ireland from the
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
Daniel O'Donnell (2,753 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
Irish poetry (7,064 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
Rory Gallagher (4,250 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gallagher (/ˈrɔːri ˈɡæləhər/ GAL-ə-hər; 2 March 1948 – 14 June 1995) was an Irish blues and rock multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and bandleader. Born in
The Dubliners (3,483 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Dubliners were an Irish folk band founded in Dublin in 1962. The band started off as The Ronnie Drew Ballad Group, named in honour of its founding
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
Samhain (7,723 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Samhain (pronounced /ˈsɑːwɪn/ SAH-win or /ˈsaʊ.ɪn/ SOW-in, Irish pronunciation: [sˠəuɪnʲ]) is a Gaelic festival marking the end of the harvest season
Evanna Lynch (2,925 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Evanna Patricia Lynch[citation needed] (born 16 August 1991) is an Irish actress and model. She rose to prominence for her portrayal of Luna Lovegood
Gaelic Ireland (8,929 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
Tír na nÓg (915 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In Irish mythology and folklore, Tír na nÓg ([tʲiːɾˠ n̪ˠə ˈn̪ˠoːɡ]; "Land of the Young") or Tír na hÓige ("Land of Youth") is one of the names for the
Irish Republic (5,003 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
Damien Dempsey (1,535 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
County Laois (3,165 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Laois (/ˈliːʃ/ LEESH; Irish: Contae Laoise) is a county in Ireland. It is located in the south of the Midlands Region and is also located in the
County Waterford (1,025 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Waterford (Irish: Contae Phort Láirge; the English name comes from Old Norse Vedrafjörður) is a county in the South-East Region of Ireland, in
List of Irish films (86 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
April 2017). "A Dark Song review: a nifty, novel Irish horror". The Irish Times. Retrieved 23 April 2017.  Irish film at the Internet Movie Database
County Wexford (4,731 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
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
Nicky Byrne (1,790 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
Jamie Dornan (1,486 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
James "Jamie" Dornan (born 1 May 1982) is an Irish actor, model, and musician. He played Axel von Fersen in Sofia Coppola's Marie Antoinette (2006), Sheriff
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
Irish grid reference system (574 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish grid reference system is a system of geographic grid references commonly[citation needed] used in Ireland (both Northern Ireland and the Republic
Annals of the Four Masters (888 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland (Irish: Annála Ríoghachta Éireann) or the Annals of the Four Masters (Annála na gCeithre Máistrí) are chronicles of medieval Irish history. The
Norse–Gaels (1,543 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Norse settlement The Norse–Gaels (Old Irish: Gall-Goídil, Irish: Gall-Ghaedheil or Gall-Ghaeil, Scottish Gaelic: Gall-Ghàidheil, 'foreigner-Gaels')
Pale ale (2,710 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
IPA can vary from a light golden to a reddish amber. Irish red ale, red ale, or Irish ale (Irish: leann dearg) is a name used by brewers in Ireland; Smithwick's
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]),
Caernarfon Bay (84 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Caernarfon Bay (occasionally Caernarvon Bay) is an inlet of the Irish Sea defined by the Llŷn peninsula and Anglesey. The gentle coastline surrounding
Boyzone (3,250 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Boyzone are an Irish boy band. Their most famous line-up was composed of Keith Duffy, Stephen Gately, Mikey Graham, Ronan Keating, and Shane Lynch. Boyzone
NIFL Premiership (1,676 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
Baileys Irish Cream (775 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Baileys Irish Cream is an Irish whiskey- and cream-based liqueur, made by Gilbeys of Ireland. The trademark is currently owned by Diageo. It has a declared
Ireland–United Kingdom relations (7,975 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
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
Country dance (2,105 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
Aidan Quinn (944 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Aidan Quinn (born March 8, 1959) is an Irish-American actor, who made his film debut in Reckless (1984). He has starred in over 50 feature films, including
Cromwellian conquest of Ireland (6,027 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Parliament in August 1649. Following the Irish Rebellion of 1641, most of Ireland came under the control of the Irish Catholic Confederation. In early 1649
Tuatha Dé Danann (1,866 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Tuath(a) Dé Danann (Irish pronunciation: [t̪ˠuəhə dʲeː d̪ˠan̪ˠən̪ˠ], usually translated as "people(s)/tribe(s) of the goddess Dana or Danu"), also
Bohemian F.C. (3,090 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bohemian Football Club (Irish: Cumann Peile Bóithéamaigh), more commonly referred to as Bohs, is a professional football club from Dublin, Ireland. Bohemians
Gaelic type (1,168 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaelic type (sometimes called Irish character, Irish type, or Gaelic script) is a family of insular typefaces devised for printing Classical Gaelic. It
Leinster Rugby (5,380 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Rugby (Irish: Rugbaí Laighean) is one of the four professional provincial rugby teams from the island of Ireland and the most successful Irish team both
Irish House of Commons (3,345 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
Brian Boru (5,222 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
Plantation of Ulster (5,184 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Plantation of Ulster (Irish: Plandáil Uladh; Ulster-Scots: Plantin o Ulstèr) was the organised colonisation (plantation) of Ulster – a province of
Irish (254 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
particularly Irish Americans, by social class ("lace curtain Irish" were well off, while the "shanty Irish" were poor) Irish may also refer to: Irish Creek
Wexford (2,375 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
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (873 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas is a 2006 Holocaust novel by Irish novelist John Boyne. Unlike the months of planning Boyne devoted to his other books
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
Colm Meaney (806 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Colm J. Meaney (/ˈkɒləm/; Irish: Colm Ó Maonaigh; born 30 May 1953) is an Irish actor known for playing Miles O'Brien in Star Trek: The Next Generation
Éire (1,810 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Éire (Irish: [ˈeːɾʲə] ( listen)) is Irish for "Ireland", the name of an island and a sovereign state. The English pronunciation is /ˈɛərə/ (AIR-ə).
Sligo (6,230 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
Hill of Tara (2,155 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
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
Rounders (2,127 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
Chris de Burgh (2,021 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
15 October 1948), known professionally as Chris de Burgh, is a British-Irish singer-songwriter and instrumentalist. He is an art rock performer who also
John Banville (3,125 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Banville (born 8 December 1945), who sometimes writes as Benjamin Black, is an Irish novelist, adapter of dramas, and screenwriter. Recognised for his precise
Daniel O'Connell (6,282 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
Giant's Causeway (2,183 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In overall Irish mythology, Fionn mac Cumhaill is not a giant but a hero with supernatural abilities. In Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry (1888)
Drogheda (5,588 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
Brendan (4,775 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint Brendan of Clonfert (c. 484 – c. 577) (Irish: Naomh Bréanainn; Latin: Brendanus; Icelandic: (heilagur) Brandanus), also referred to as Brendan moccu
Hillbilly (2,244 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
Anne Bonny (1,872 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 several noted women in piracy
Waterford (5,809 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Waterford (from Old Norse Veðrafjǫrðr, meaning "ram (wether) fjord", Irish: Port Láirge) is a city in Ireland. It is in the South-East Region, Ireland
Uilleann pipes (3,563 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The uilleann pipes (/ˈɪlən/ or /ˈɪljən/; Irish: [ˈiːl̠ʲən̪ˠ]) are the characteristic national bagpipe of Ireland. Earlier known in English as "union pipes"
Celtic cross (1,662 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
Irish Parliamentary Party (6,750 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
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
Ruth Negga (1,066 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ruth Negga (/ˈneɪɡə/; born 7 January 1982) is an Ethiopian-Irish actress who has appeared in the films Capital Letters (2004) (also released as Trafficked
Mary Robinson (8,857 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,
Royal Irish Academy (2,618 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Royal Irish Academy (RIA) (Irish: Acadamh Ríoga na hÉireann), based in Dublin, is an all-Ireland, independent academic body that promotes study and
TG4 (8,518 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 (2,220 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Westmeath (/wɛstˈmiːð/ west-MEEDH; Irish: Contae na hIarmhí or simply An Iarmhí) is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Leinster and
Alba (648 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
for Scotland. It is cognate with Alba (gen. Albann, dat. Albainn) in Irish and Nalbin in Manx, the two other Goidelic Insular Celtic languages, as
Ulster Cycle (2,833 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cycle (Irish: an Rúraíocht), formerly known as the Red Branch Cycle, one of the four great cycles of Irish mythology, is a body of medieval Irish heroic
Patrick McGoohan (2,845 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
McGoohan (19 March 1928 – 13 January 2009) was an American-born English-Irish actor, writer, and director who was brought up in Ireland and England. He
Hunger strike (2,921 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Occoquan Workhouse in Virginia. Hunger strikes have deep roots in Irish society and in the Irish psyche. Fasting in order to bring attention to an injustice
Bull Terrier (1,698 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
County Limerick (4,334 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
The Late Late Show (Irish TV series) (8,147 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
Martin McDonagh (2,084 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
British and Irish playwright, screenwriter, and film director, born and brought up in London to Irish parents. He holds dual British and Irish citizenship
County Monaghan (2,186 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)
Mary McAleese (5,189 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Patricia McAleese (/mækəˈliːs/; née Leneghan; Irish: Máire Pádraigín Mhic Ghiolla Íosa; born 27 June 1951) is an Irish Independent politician who served as the
Richard Wellesley, 1st Marquess Wellesley (2,609 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1799. He was an Irish and British politician and colonial administrator. He was the eldest son of The 1st Earl of Mornington, an Irish peer, and Anne,
Congregation of Christian Brothers (3,868 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
Stephen Gately (6,868 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stephen Patrick David Gately (17 March 1976 – 10 October 2009) was an Irish pop singer-songwriter, actor, children's writer and dancer, who, with Ronan
Royal Irish Regiment (1992) (1,754 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Royal Irish Regiment (27th (Inniskilling) 83rd and 87th and Ulster Defence Regiment) (R IRISH) is an infantry regiment of the British Army. The regiment
Republic of Ireland–United Kingdom border (5,151 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
northeast, separating the Republic of Ireland from Northern Ireland. The Irish border is considered one of the most atypical in its historical origins
Richard Brinsley Sheridan (2,266 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard Brinsley Butler Sheridan (30 October 1751 – 7 July 1816) was an Irish satirist, a playwright and poet, and long-term owner of the London Theatre
Continuity Irish Republican Army (4,068 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 de jure
Irish general election, 2016 (5,088 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
Thomas Moore (4,410 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
Stuart Townsend (1,083 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stuart Peter Townsend (born 15 December 1972) is an Irish actor. His most notable portrayals are of the characters Lestat de Lioncourt in the 2002 film
Croke Park (3,131 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
Dublin Castle (2,306 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dublin Castle (Irish: Caisleán Bhaile Átha Cliath) off Dame Street, Dublin, Ireland, was until 1922 the seat of the United Kingdom government's administration
British and Irish Cup (1,678 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The British and Irish Cup is an annual rugby union competition for second tier, semi-professional clubs and the reserves or developing teams from professional
The Fall (TV series) (3,110 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Fall is a British-Irish crime drama television series filmed and set in Northern Ireland. The series is created and written by Allan Cubitt, produced
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
County Antrim (3,242 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
County Fermanagh (1,967 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
with Manannán mac Lir. They spread across Ireland, evolving into historic Irish (also Scottish and Manx) clans. The Annals of Ulster which cover medieval
John Millington Synge (3,351 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
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
Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (1,633 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
Whiskey in the Jar (1,789 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Whiskey in the Jar" is a well-known Irish traditional song, set in the southern mountains of Ireland, often with specific mention of counties Cork and
Brian O'Driscoll (4,826 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
is an Irish former professional rugby union player. Registered at University College Dublin R.F.C., he played at outside centre for the Irish provincial
Irish Canadians (8,318 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
Amhrán na bhFiann (6,580 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Amhrán na bhFiann" (Irish pronunciation: [ˈəuɾˠaːn̪ˠ n̪ˠə ˈvʲiːən̪ˠ]), called "The Soldier's Song" in English, is the Irish national anthem. The music
Ann Curry (2,115 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
from Pueblo, Colorado, who is of Cherokee, French, German, Scottish and Irish descent, and Hiroe Nagase, who is of Japanese descent. Her father, a career
Shamrock Rovers F.C. (8,952 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Shamrock Rovers Football Club (Irish: Cumann Peile Ruagairí na Seamróige) is an Irish association football club based in Tallaght, South Dublin. The club's
League of Ireland (1,484 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
Westies (1,555 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Westies were a New York City-based Irish American organized crime gang, responsible for racketeering, loan sharking, bookmaking, number writing, contract
Mary Mallon (2,229 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
described as an Irish woman about 40 years of age, tall, heavy, single. She seemed to be in perfect health." Soper discovered that a female Irish cook, who
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
Lauren Cohan (1,054 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was born to an American father and a British mother, and has Scottish, Irish, and Norwegian ancestry. Some sources give Cohan's birthplace as Philadelphia
Mary Mallon (2,229 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
described as an Irish woman about 40 years of age, tall, heavy, single. She seemed to be in perfect health." Soper discovered that a female Irish cook, who
Irish Volunteers (5,109 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
European Americans (5,194 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%), and Italian Americans (5.2%)
Camogie (2,183 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
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
County Roscommon (1,547 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Roscommon (Irish: Contae Ros Comáin) is a county in the western region of the Republic of Ireland. It is also part of the province of Connacht
NUI Galway (2,958 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
Linfield F.C. (10,199 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
Amhrán na bhFiann (6,580 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Amhrán na bhFiann" (Irish pronunciation: [ˈəuɾˠaːn̪ˠ n̪ˠə ˈvʲiːən̪ˠ]), called "The Soldier's Song" in English, is the Irish national anthem. The music
RTÉ News and Current Affairs (2,645 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
Catholic Church in Ireland (4,179 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
Hammer (2,649 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
Westies (1,555 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Westies were a New York City-based Irish American organized crime gang, responsible for racketeering, loan sharking, bookmaking, number writing, contract
Stella Maxwell (439 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Secret and the face of Max Factor. Maxwell was born in Belgium to Northern Irish parents, Stella Maynes and former Diplomat Maurice Maxwell. She has three
Poitín (1,144 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
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
Ireland national football team (1882–1950) (3,909 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Ireland at association football from 1882 until 1950. It was organised by the Irish Football Association (IFA), and is the fourth oldest international team
County Londonderry (2,548 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
South Boston (4,822 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
Edward Carson (3,548 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
as Sir Edward Carson, was an Irish unionist politician, barrister and judge. From Dublin, he became the leader of the Irish Unionist Alliance and Ulster
Augusta, Lady Gregory (3,001 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
May 1932) was an Irish dramatist, folklorist and theatre manager. With William Butler Yeats and Edward Martyn, she co-founded the Irish Literary Theatre
Kilkenny (9,171 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kilkenny (Irish: Cill Chainnigh, meaning "church of Cainnech") is a city in the province of Leinster in south-east Ireland that is the county town of
Niall of the Nine Hostages (3,293 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
Dominic Monaghan (1,617 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
Government of Ireland Act 1920 (2,386 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland, due to the Irish War of Independence, which resulted instead in the Anglo-Irish Treaty and the establishment in 1922 of the Irish Free State. However
Football Association of Ireland (3,214 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
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
Irish Naval Service (3,592 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
Blackball (pool) (1,841 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
William Rowan Hamilton (3,800 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
William Rowan Hamilton PRIA FRSE (4 August 1805 – 2 September 1865) was an Irish physicist, astronomer, and mathematician, who made important contributions
Irish Cup (2,202 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Football Association Challenge Cup (also known as the Tennent's Irish Cup for sponsorship purposes) is the national football knock-out cup competition
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
Brenda Fricker (1,222 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
an Irish actress of theatre, film and television. She has appeared in more than 30 films and television roles. In 1989, she became the first Irish actress
Munster Rugby (8,563 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
Cèilidh (2,328 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
Green Party (Ireland) (3,462 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
Maureen O'Sullivan (1,577 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
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
Celtic harp (2,427 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland, Scotland and Wales. It is known as a telenn in Breton, cláirseach in Irish, clàrsach in Scottish Gaelic and telyn in Welsh. In Ireland and Scotland
Skellig Michael (1,317 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Skellig Michael (Irish: Sceilig Mhichíl), also called Great Skellig (Irish: Sceilig Mhór), is the larger of the two Skellig Islands, 11.6 kilometres (7
Brigid (1,464 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"exalted one") was a goddess of pre-Christian Ireland. She appears in Irish mythology as a member of the Tuatha Dé Danann, the daughter of the Dagda
Winter Hill Gang (1,427 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
confederation of Boston, Massachusetts–area organized crime figures, predominantly Irish-American and Italian-American. It derives its name from the Winter Hill
County Carlow (788 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
Middle Irish (466 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Middle Irish (sometimes called Middle Gaelic) is the Goidelic language which was spoken in Ireland, most of Scotland and the Isle of Man from the 10th
Irish general election, 2011 (8,040 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
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
Carlow (3,021 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
Fionn mac Cumhaill (2,663 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Fionn mac Cumhaill (/ˈfɪn məˈkuːl/ fi-UN mə-KOOL; Irish pronunciation: [ˈfʲin̪ˠ mˠakˠ ˈkuw̃əlːʲ]; error: {{lang-xx}}: text has italic markup (help)),
Douglas Hyde (2,709 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hyde (Irish: Dubhghlas de hÍde; 17 January 1860 – 12 July 1949), known as An Craoibhín Aoibhinn (lit. "The Pleasant Little Branch"), was an Irish academic
Black and Tans (2,431 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
Louis Walsh (3,111 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Louis Vincent Walsh (born 5 August 1952) known as Louis Walsh is an Irish entertainment manager and judge on British television talent show The X
Bertie Ahern (14,028 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
Clan (654 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
clann meaning children or progeny but not from the word for family in the Irish language and the Scottish Gaelic languages. According to the Oxford English
Dál Riata (6,777 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
roughly what is now Argyll in Scotland and part of County Antrim in the Irish province of Ulster. In Argyll, it consisted of four main kindreds each with
Brian O'Nolan (4,168 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brian O'Nolan (Irish: Brian Ó Nualláin; 5 October 1911 – 1 April 1966) was an Irish novelist, playwright and satirist, considered a major figure in twentieth
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
Tipperary (2,091 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tipperary (/ˌtɪpəˈrɛəri/; Irish: Tiobraid Árann, meaning "Well of the Ara") is a town and a civil parish in County Tipperary, Ireland. Its population
Irish Republican Army (1919–1922) (4,543 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Irish Republican Army (IRA) (Irish: Óglaigh na hÉireann) was an Irish republican revolutionary paramilitary organisation. The ancestor to many groups
Irish Republican Brotherhood (5,427 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Republican Brotherhood (IRB; Irish: Bráithreachas Phoblacht na hÉireann) was a secret oath-bound fraternal organisation dedicated to the establishment
Gaelic games (649 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
Battle of the Boyne (3,589 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
List of Irish poets (858 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
Gaelic handball (1,103 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaelic handball (known in Ireland simply as handball; Irish: liathróid láimhe) is a sport played in Ireland where players hit a ball with a hand or fist
Seán O'Casey (3,265 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
oʊˈkeɪsiː/; Irish: Seán Ó Cathasaigh, Irish pronunciation: [ˈʃaːn̪ˠoːˈkahəsˠiː]; born John Casey, 30 March 1880 – 18 September 1964) was an Irish dramatist
The Morrígan (3,118 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
known as Morrígu, is a figure from Irish mythology. The name is spelled Morríghan or Mór-Ríoghain in Modern Irish. The Morrígan is mainly associated with
Parliament of Northern Ireland (1,949 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
Notre Dame Fighting Irish men's basketball (1,531 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
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 Constabulary (3,085 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
Púca (1,605 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The púca (Irish for spirit/ghost), pooka, phouka, phooka, phooca, puca or púka is primarily a creature of Celtic folklore. Considered to be bringers both
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
Northern Ireland peace process (6,140 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
often considered to cover the events leading up to the 1994 Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) ceasefire, the end of most of the violence of the
Cobh (3,040 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.
County Offaly (3,262 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
Connemara (1,875 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(Irish: Conamara; pronounced [ˈkɔnˠamˠaɾˠa]) is a cultural region in County Galway, Ireland. The area has a strong association with traditional Irish culture
Primark (1,703 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Primark (/ˈpraɪˌmɑːrrk/, known as Penneys in the Republic of Ireland) is an Irish clothing and accessories company which is a subsidiary of AB Foods, and
Irish general election, 2007 (2,445 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish general election of 2007 took place on 24 May 2007 after the dissolution of the 29th Dáil by the President on 30 April 2007, at the request
Irish National Liberation Army (4,618 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish National Liberation Army (INLA, Irish: Arm Saoirse Náisiúnta na hÉireann) is an Irish republican socialist paramilitary group formed in December
Professor Moriarty (2,387 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
Irish Film & Television Academy (663 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Film & Television Academy (IFTA) was founded in 2003. The Irish Academy's aim is to stimulate original and creative production work and encouraging
City status in Ireland (7,054 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dictionary of the Irish Language. Royal Irish Academy. Retrieved 17 May 2010. [permanent dead link] "cathair". Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language. Royal
John Mara (509 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mara (née Mumm) and Giants owner Wellington Mara. His ancestry includes Irish, German, and French-Canadian. He attended Iona Preparatory School in nearby
Irish Setter (2,499 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Setter (Irish: sotar rua, literally "red setter") is a setter, a breed of gundog, and family dog. The term Irish Setter is commonly used to encompass
Irish Confederate Wars (4,612 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Confederate Wars, also called the Eleven Years' War (derived from the Irish language name Cogadh na hAon Bhliana Déag), took place in Ireland
United Kingdom general election, 1918 (1,226 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
University College Cork (4,353 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
Independent News & Media (2,005 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of controversy, due to the journalistic output of its main titles - the Irish Independent (the Indo) and the Sunday Independent (the Sindo)." The INM
FAI Cup (643 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Football Association of Ireland Senior Challenge Cup (FAI Cup), known as the Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup for sponsorship reasons, is a knock-out association football
Bodhrán (2,304 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The bodhrán (/ˈbɔːrɑːn/ or /ˈbaʊrɑːn/, Irish pronunciation: [ˈbˠəʊɾˠaːnˠ]; plural bodhráin or bodhráns) is an Irish frame drum ranging from 25 to 65 cm (10–26 in)
Lansdowne Road (2,530 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lansdowne Road Stadium (Irish: Bóthar Lansdúin, IPA: [ˈbˠoːhəɾˠ ˈl̪ˠan̪ˠsˠd̪ˠuːn̪ˠ]) was a stadium in Dublin owned by the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU)
Bank of Ireland (3,305 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bank of Ireland (Irish: Banc na hÉireann) is a commercial bank operation in Ireland and one of the traditional 'Big Four' Irish banks. Historically
Cathaoirleach (378 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cathaoirleach (/kəˈhɪərləx/; Irish for "chairperson"; plural: Cathaoirligh) is the title of the chair (or presiding officer) of Seanad Éireann, the sixty-member
Society of United Irishmen (4,120 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
University of Limerick (4,355 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The University of Limerick (UL) (Irish: Ollscoil Luimnigh) is a university in Limerick, Ireland. Founded in 1972 as the National Institute for Higher
Geography of Ireland (4,453 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
Irish general election, 1918 (3,766 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
modern Irish history because it saw the overwhelming defeat of the moderate nationalist Irish Parliamentary Party (IPP), which had dominated the Irish political
Lebor Gabála Érenn (4,782 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
Allied Irish Banks (4,623 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Allied Irish Banks (AIB) is one of the so-called "Big Four" commercial banks in Ireland. AIB offers a full range of personal and corporate banking services
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
List of members of the Irish Republican Army (3,679 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of members of the Irish Republican Army. It is broken down in sub-lists of various organisations known as the IRA Frank Aiken (1898–1983)
List of Irish dishes (144 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
a list of dishes found in Irish cuisine. Irish cuisine is a style of cooking originating from Ireland or developed by Irish people. It evolved from centuries
Irish Setter (2,499 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
Donegal (1,736 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Donegal or Donegal Town (/ˈdʌniɡɔːl/ or /ˈdʌnɪɡɔːl/ DUN-i-gawl; Irish: Dún na nGall, meaning "fort of the foreigners") is a town in County Donegal in
The Chieftains (1,613 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Chieftains are a traditional Irish band formed in Dublin in November 1962, by Paddy Moloney, Sean Potts and Michael Tubridy. The band had their first
Cathaoirleach (378 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cathaoirleach (/kəˈhɪərləx/; Irish for "chairperson"; plural: Cathaoirligh) is the title of the chair (or presiding officer) of Seanad Éireann, the sixty-member
Christy Moore (1,662 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
Chris Matthews (2,339 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Matthews' father was a Protestant of English and Scots-Irish ancestry, and his mother was from an Irish Catholic family; Matthews is a Roman Catholic. Matthews
Celtic nations (5,516 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
Eoin O'Duffy (2,186 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Eoin O'Duffy (Irish: Eoin Ó Dubhthaigh; 30 October 1892 – 30 November 1944) was an Irish nationalist political activist, soldier and police commissioner
Dublin GAA (3,145 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
Cumann na mBan (1,838 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)
Johnny Lujack (1,575 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
cover of the September 29, 1947, issue of LIFE. He led the 1947 Fighting Irish to 9–0 record for his senior year, where he completed 61 passes on 109 attempts
Staffordshire Bull Terrier (1,567 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.
County Cavan (3,716 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Cavan (Irish: Contae an Chabháin) is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Ulster and is part of the Border Region. It is named after the
United Kingdom general election, 1892 (405 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Despite being split between Parnellite and anti-Parnellite factions, the Irish Nationalist vote held up well. As the Liberals did not have a majority on
James Ussher (3,481 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
family. His maternal grandfather, James Stanihurst, had been speaker of the Irish parliament. Ussher's father, Arnold Ussher, was a clerk in chancery who
Jacksepticeye (766 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
known through his online pseudonym Jacksepticeye (or simply Jack), is an Irish producer, game commentator, and internet personality, known primarily for
Robert Sheehan (1,570 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
University of Dublin (constituency) (3,248 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
Ryan Tubridy (7,105 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ryan Tubridy (born 28 May 1973), nicknamed "Tubs", is an Irish broadcaster, a presenter of live shows on radio and television in Ireland. Tubridy is the
Nine Years' War (Ireland) (4,224 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
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
Dublin Airport (5,363 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dublin Airport, (Irish: Aerfort Bhaile Átha Cliath) (IATA: DUB, ICAO: EIDW), is an international airport serving Dublin, the capital city of Ireland.
Ulaid (7,302 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
Irish Air Corps (3,434 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Air Corps (Irish: An tAerchór) is the air component of the Defence Forces of Ireland. Through a fleet of fixed and rotary wing aircraft, it provides
Dara Ó Briain (2,900 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(/ˌdɑːrə oʊˈbriən, ˌdærə-/; Irish pronunciation: [ˈd̪ˠaɾˠə oː ˈbʲɾʲiənʲ]; born 4 February 1972)[citation needed] is an Irish comedian and television presenter
Cumann na nGaedheal (1,183 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
nGaedheal (Irish pronunciation: [ˈkʊmˠənˠ nˠə ˈŋeːl̪ˠ]; "Society of the Gaels"), sometimes spelt Cumann na nGaedhael, was a political party in the Irish Free
John Mahoney (1,501 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the city and discovered acting at the Stretford Children's Theatre. His Irish father, Reg, was a baker who played classical piano, and his mother, Margaret
Notre Dame Fighting Irish men's ice hockey (1,774 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish men's ice hockey team is the college ice hockey team at the University of Notre Dame, competing at the NCAA Division I level
Scottish Americans (5,943 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
History of the Republic of Ireland (9,272 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In 1922, the Irish Free State, a dominion of the British Commonwealth seceded from the United Kingdom under the Anglo-Irish Treaty. It comprised 26 of
Hiberno-Scottish mission (1,660 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hiberno-Scottish mission was a series of missions and expeditions initiated by various Irish clerics and cleric-scholars who, for the most part, are not known to have
Education in the Republic of Ireland (3,387 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
educational standards. In 1973 the Irish language requirement for a second-level certificate was abandoned. However the Irish language remains a core subject
Knute Rockne (4,465 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
helped to popularize the forward pass and made the Notre Dame Fighting Irish a major factor in college football. Knute Rockne was born Knut Larsen
Ulster Rugby (2,179 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
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
Clan na Gael (3,074 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
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
Charlestown, Boston (3,951 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
Celtic Tiger (5,510 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
Counties of Northern Ireland (946 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ulster. The number has been used in the designation The Six Counties as an Irish-nationalist alternative name for Northern Ireland. The English administration
Ladies' Gaelic football (464 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ladies' Gaelic football (Irish: Peil Ghaelach na mBan) is a team sport for women, very similar to Gaelic football, and co-ordinated by the Ladies' Gaelic
Fiona Shaw (1,617 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
O'Donnell dynasty (3,587 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
dynasty (Irish: Ó Dónaill or Ó Domhnaill or Ó Doṁnaill; derived from the Irish name Domhnall, which means "ruler of the world", Dónall in modern Irish) were
Irish Unionist Alliance (3,937 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Unionist Alliance (IUA), also known as the Irish Unionist Party or simply the Unionists, was a unionist political party founded in Ireland in
Zane Radcliffe (137 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
six years writing commercials. In 2001, he wrote his first book, London Irish, which in 2003 won the W H Smith People’s Choice Award for New Talent. Six
Wars of the Three Kingdoms (3,731 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish Rebellion of 1641, Confederate Ireland, 1642–1649 and the Cromwellian conquest of Ireland in 1649 (collectively the Eleven Years War or Irish Confederate
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
Killarney (3,773 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
Enniskillen (2,875 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Enniskillen (/ˌɛnɪsˈkɪlən/, from Irish Inis Ceithleann, meaning "Ceithlenn's island" [ˈɪnʲɪʃ ˈcɛlʲən̪ˠ]) is a town and civil parish in County Fermanagh
Normans in Ireland (3,852 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Old English and much of their caste merged with native Irish Gaels under the denominator of "Irish Catholic." This was because a New English Protestant
Barony (Ireland) (3,140 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In Ireland, a barony (Irish: barúntacht, plural barúntachtaí) is a historical subdivision of a county, analogous to the hundreds into which the counties
History of Northern Ireland (5,741 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
unionist majorities and two counties, Fermanagh and Tyrone, which had slight Irish nationalist majorities (of 53.6% and 54.6% respectively in the 1918 election)
O'Donnell dynasty (3,587 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
dynasty (Irish: Ó Dónaill or Ó Domhnaill or Ó Doṁnaill; derived from the Irish name Domhnall, which means "ruler of the world", Dónall in modern Irish) were
Garrison (431 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the "garrison sport" for its connections with British military serving in Irish cities and towns. In Israel, a "garrison unit" (Hebrew: חיל מצב‎) is a
Killarney (3,773 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
Gaelic nobility of Ireland (2,331 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
Zane Radcliffe (137 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
six years writing commercials. In 2001, he wrote his first book, London Irish, which in 2003 won the W H Smith People’s Choice Award for New Talent. Six
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
DeShone Kizer (1,701 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Football League (NFL). He played college football for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and was drafted by the Browns in the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft
Fiona Shaw (1,617 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
Irish Unionist Alliance (3,937 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Irish Unionist Alliance (IUA), also known as the Irish Unionist Party or simply the Unionists, was a unionist political party founded in Ireland in
Cork GAA (4,750 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Cork County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) (Irish: Cumann Luthchleas Gael Coiste Contae Chorcaí) or Cork GAA is one of the 32 county
Katie McGrath (1,140 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Katie McGrath (/məˈɡrɑː/) is an Irish actress. In television, she is best known for portraying Morgana on the BBC One series Merlin (2008–2012), Lucy
Brendan Behan (3,501 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
English and Irish. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest Irish writers and poets of all time. An Irish republican and a volunteer in the Irish Republican
Lughnasadh (3,228 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
widely observed throughout Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man. In Modern Irish it is called Lúnasa, in Scottish Gaelic: Lùnastal, and in Manx: Luanistyn
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)
Medb (2,288 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
Brighton hotel bombing (1,886 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Brighton hotel bombing was a Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) assassination attempt against the top tier of the British government that occurred
Cliftonville F.C. (2,529 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cliftonville Football & Athletic Club is an Irish semi-professional association football club playing in the NIFL Irish Premiership. The club was founded in
Tánaiste (639 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was appointed on 30 November 2017. Tánaiste (Irish pronunciation: [ˈt̪ˠaːnˠaʃtʲə]) was the Irish word for the heir of the chief (taoiseach) or king
An Phoblacht (2,535 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
paper took a left-wing, Irish republican position and was supportive of the Northern Ireland peace process. Along with covering Irish political and trade
County Sligo (1,299 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
County Sligo (/ˈslaɪɡoʊ/ SLY-goh, Irish: Contae Shligigh) is an Irish county and part of the province of Connacht. It is located in the Border Region
Pádraig Harrington (4,157 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pádraig Peter Harrington (born 31 August 1971) is an Irish professional golfer who plays on the European Tour and the PGA Tour. He has won three major
My Bloody Valentine (band) (5,778 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
My Bloody Valentine are an Irish rock band formed in Dublin in 1983. Since 1987, the band's lineup has consisted of founding members Kevin Shields (vocals
Brian Cowen (8,850 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brian Bernard Cowen (born 10 January 1960) is a former Irish Fianna Fáil politician who served as Taoiseach and Leader of Fianna Fáil from 2008 to 2011
International rules football (1,917 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
International rules football (Irish: Peil na rialacha idirnáisiunta; also known as inter rules in Australia and compromise rules in Ireland) is a team
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:
Natural Law Party (2,461 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
Ethnic joke (768 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
Connacht Rugby (6,890 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
Shepherd's pie (582 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Antoine-Augustin Parmentier Pâté chinois British cuisine Irish cuisine List of English dishes List of Irish dishes List of pies, tarts and flans The Oxford
Father Ted (4,165 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
Fenian Cycle (1,689 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Fenian Cycle (/ˈfiːniən/) or the Fiannaíocht (Irish: an Fhiannaíocht ), also referred to as the Ossianic Cycle /ˌɒʃiˈænɪk/ after its narrator Oisín
Nicholas Sparks (1,526 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
Notre Dame Football on NBC (1,142 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
Post-2008 Irish economic downturn (8,766 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The post-2008 Irish economic downturn in the Republic of Ireland, coincided with a series of banking scandals, followed the 1990s and 2000s Celtic Tiger
Pittsburgh Irish and Classical Theatre (474 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
PICT (Formerly known as Pittsburgh Irish & Classical Theatre) was founded in 1996 by Andrew S. Paul and Stephanie Riso in Pittsburgh. PICT has emerged
Jameson Irish Whiskey (1,323 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
mə.sən/ is a blended Irish whiskey produced by the Irish Distillers subsidiary of Pernod Ricard. The John Jameson and Son Irish Whiskey company was formally
Abstentionism (2,566 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
abstentionists participate in the election itself. Abstentionism has been used by Irish republican political movements in the United Kingdom and Ireland since the
Irish Citizen Army (2,403 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
Jim Sheridan (765 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Jim Sheridan (born 6 February 1949) is an Irish playwright, screenwriter, film director, and film producer. In the few years from 1989 to 1993, Sheridan
List of High Kings of Ireland (1,067 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Medieval Irish historical tradition held that Ireland had been ruled by an Ard Rí or High King since ancient times, and compilations like the 11th-century
Representative peer (3,410 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
peers were elected. In contrast, Irish representative peers sat for life. Elections for Irish peers ceased when the Irish Free State came into existence
Ballymena (3,685 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ballymena /ˌbæliˈmiːnə/ (from Irish: an Baile Meánach, meaning "the middle townland", Irish pronunciation: [ən̪ˠ ˈbˠalʲə ˈmˠaːn̪ˠəx]) is a large town
Newry (4,622 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Newry (/ˈnjʊəri/; from Irish: An Iúraigh) is a city in Northern Ireland, divided by the Clanrye river in counties Armagh and Down, 34 miles (55 km) from
Armagh (3,982 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 in Northern Ireland, as well
1148 in Ireland (64 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dictionary of Irish History. Mac Annaidh, S (ed). Gill and Macmillan, Dublin. 2001 Moody, TW; Martin, FX, eds. (1967). The Course of Irish History. Cork
Terminology of the British Isles (9,368 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.
Dungarvan (1,844 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dungarvan (Irish: Dún Garbhán, meaning "Garbhann's Fort") is a coastal town and harbour in County Waterford, on the south coast of Ireland. Prior to the