Irish Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “Irish” in the English Dictionary

"Irish" in British English

See all translations


uk   us   /ˈaɪə.rɪʃ/
belonging to or ​relating to Ireland, ​itspeople, or ​itslanguage: Irish ​whiskey The Irish ​contingentsangloudest at the show.


uk   us   /ˈaɪə.rɪʃ/
the Irish [plural] the ​people of Ireland [U] (also Irish Gaelic, Gaelic) an ​officiallanguage of Ireland
(Definition of Irish from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Irish”
in Chinese (Simplified) 爱尔兰的, 爱尔兰人的, 爱尔兰语的…
in Turkish İrlanda'ya ait…
in Russian ирландский…
in Chinese (Traditional) 愛爾蘭的, 愛爾蘭人的, 愛爾蘭語的…
in Polish irlandzki…
What is the pronunciation of Irish?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


to give someone knowledge or to train someone; to instruct

Word of the Day

Out of Africa
Out of Africa
by Colin McIntosh,
October 01, 2015
A recent discovery off the coast of the island of Taiwan, made by local fishermen, is causing scientists to re-examine their ideas about early humans. The skull of a male human, now nicknamed Penghu Man, was found to differ significantly from the skulls of the Homo Erectus species previously known in the

Read More 

face training noun
face training noun
October 05, 2015
a system of facial exercises designed to tone the facial muscles and improve the skin

Read More