, n. sing. & pl. 1. pl. The natives or inhabitants of Ireland, esp. the Celtic natives or their descendants.
[1913 Webster]

2. The language of the Irish; also called Irish Gaelic or the Hiberno-Celtic.
[1913 Webster +PJC]

3. An old game resembling backgammon.
[1913 Webster]

get one's Irish up to become angry.

I"rish A*mer"i*can



. A native of Ireland who has become an American citizen; also, a child or descendant of such a person.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]


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