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English adjective: Irish

1. Irish of or relating to or characteristic of Ireland or its people

English noun: Irish

1. Irish (person) people of Ireland or of Irish extraction

SynonymsIrish people

Broader (hypernym)country, land, nation

2. Irish (food) whiskey made in Ireland chiefly from barley

SynonymsIrish whiskey, Irish whisky

Broader (hypernym)whiskey, whisky

Narrower (hyponym)poteen

Substance meronymIrish coffee

3. Irish (communication) the Celtic language of Ireland

SynonymsIrish Gaelic

Broader (hypernym)Erse, Gaelic, Goidelic

Narrower (hyponym)Middle Irish, Old Irish

Domain regionEmerald Isle, Hibernia, Ireland

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