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The Irish For - Does Google Translate understand what 'A Cute Hoor' is?
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# Nuance

The Irish For - Does Google Translate understand what 'A Cute Hoor' is?

Mar 22nd 2020, 8:30 AM 37,375 Views 12 Comments

By the 1990s, the phrase no longer appeared in inverted commas.

The Irish For: Hiberno English is a feature not a bug
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# Column

The Irish For: Hiberno English is a feature not a bug

May 12th 2019, 8:30 AM 22,332 Views 14 Comments

Sometimes Béarla and Gaeilge are presented as being in conflict in Ireland, but they’re both part of our cultural heritage, writes Darach Ó Séaghdha.

The Irish For: Brexit and the rise of Hiberno-English
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# Opinion

The Irish For: Brexit and the rise of Hiberno-English

Jan 13th 2019, 8:45 AM 34,569 Views 40 Comments

With the United Kingdom set to leave the European Union this year, it’s time for Hiberno English to become the official language of the EU, writes Darach Ó Séaghdha.

Hiberno-English is part of what makes us Irish – so let's celebrate it!
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# Opinion

Hiberno-English is part of what makes us Irish – so let's celebrate it!

Mar 6th 2015, 5:33 PM 1,469 Views 95 Comments

As Ireland becomes more multicultural, let’s not abandon such linguistic gems as ‘hot press’ and ‘yoke’.

Er, we're not sure this 'Irish translation' is completely word-for-word...
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Er, we're not sure this 'Irish translation' is completely word-for-word...

Jan 27th 2015, 2:31 PM 5,803 Views 0 Comments

Excuse me?

Column: We'll soon find out whether we lose our native language forever
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# Bother Your Erse

Column: We'll soon find out whether we lose our native language forever

Feb 1st 2014, 12:00 PM 926 Views 134 Comments

Irish is my second language but it has opened up a whole new world for me, and deepened my understanding of what it means to live in this country. I recognise, of course, that I have been exceptionally lucky, writes Seán Mag Leannáin.

Column: Yola and Fingalian – the forgotten ancient English dialects of Ireland
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# Opinion

Column: Yola and Fingalian – the forgotten ancient English dialects of Ireland

Jul 14th 2013, 7:30 PM 8,946 Views 39 Comments

Yola was a fascinating mediaeval English dialect only spoken in Wexford which, along with Fingallian in Co Dublin, demonstrates the rich, multicultural society that was ancient Ireland, writes Damian Shiels.

13 words you'll never hear outside of Ireland...
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13 words you'll never hear outside of Ireland...

Apr 22nd 2012, 12:00 PM 139,322 Views 192 Comments

…unless they are being spoken by an Irish ex-pat, of course.