Hiberno-English
noun Date: 1947 the English language spoken in Ireland

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Hiberno-English — /huy berr noh ing glish/ or, often, / lish/, n. 1. Also called Anglo Irish. the English language as spoken in Ireland. adj. 2. of or pertaining to Hiberno English. * * * …   Universalium

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  • Hiberno English — noun English as spoken and written in Ireland …   Wiktionary

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  • English-language vowel changes before historic r — In the phonological history of the English language, vowels followed (or formerly followed) by the phoneme /r/ have undergone a number of phonological changes. In recent centuries, most or all of these changes have involved merging of vowel… …   Wikipedia

  • Hiberno- — combining form Etymology: Latin Hibernia 1. Irish and < Hiberno British > 2. Irish < Hiberno English > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • English language in Europe — The English language in Europe, as a native language, is mainly spoken in the United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland) and the Republic of Ireland. Outside of these countries, it has a special status in Jersey and Guernsey… …   Wikipedia

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