Irish person


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Noun1.Irish person - a native or inhabitant of IrelandIrish person - a native or inhabitant of Ireland  
Emerald Isle, Hibernia, Ireland - an island comprising the republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe
Irishman - a man who is a native or inhabitant of Ireland
Irishwoman - a woman who is a native or inhabitant of Ireland
Dubliner - a resident of Dublin
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'There was likewise,' resumed Wegg, 'a pair of trestles, for which alone a Irish person, who was deemed a judge of trestles, offered five and six--a sum I would not hear of, for I should have lost by it- -and there was a stool, a umbrella, a clothes-horse, and a tray.
AS far as I know there's only one case of an Irish person being deported from Ireland and that was Leitrim man Jimmy Gralton.
Can you imagine the outcry if a person with darker skin was told to lighten their skin or a Scottish or Irish person was told to lose their accents to hide who they are.
Would Arfon Jones tell an Irish person that they are not Irish or a Scottish person that they are not Scottish if they do not speak Gaelic?
"Celtic Park for any Irish person is great and I am certainly looking forward to it.
Dubai Duty Free's Executive Vice Chairman, Colm McLoughlin, has been named as a recipient of the Irish Presidential Distinguished Service Awards 2014 for the Irish abroad, making him one of a select group of people, and the first Irish person living in the UAE, to be recognized by the Irish government for his outstanding contribution to Irish business and communities abroad, Dubai Duty Free said in a statement earlier this week.
Dubai Duty Free's executive vice-chairman, Colm McLoughlin, has been named as a recipient of the Irish Presidential Distinguished Service Awards 2014 for the Irish abroad, making him one of a select group of people, and the first Irish person living in the UAE, to be recognised by the Irish government for his outstanding contribution to Irish business and communities abroad.
He added: "So far, every Irish person has paid [euro]9000, while the average across the EU is [euro]192." Supporters of the Campaign Against Household and Water Taxes (CAHWT) claimed the new taxes "can be beaten".
I'm just glad that I'm yet to hear an Irish person using this verbal tic as it would raise the horrible possibility of a sentence being book-ended by "so".
Gerald (Ger) McDonnell was 37 years old when he became the first Irish person to climb the peak K2 in August 2008, but unfortunately he was lost in an avalanche during the descent from the summit.
The governor of Ireland, Patrick Honohan, has defended himself after an article in the Irish Times a day before accused him of having made the 'costliest mistake ever made by an Irish person.'
We'd seen her showreel and she's a fellow Irish person, so we thought, 'Yeah'," the Daily Star quoted lead singer Danny O'Donoghue as saying.

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