Hiberno-Celtic
Hiberno-Celtic Hi*ber"no-Celt"ic, n. The native language of the Irish; that branch of the Celtic languages spoken by the natives of Ireland. Also adj. [1913 Webster]

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  • get one's Irish up — Irish I*rish , 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Irish — I*rish , 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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