Meaning of “Irish American” in the English Dictionary

"Irish American" in British English

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Irish Americannoun [ C ]

uk /ˌaɪə.rɪʃ əˈmer.ɪ.kən/ us /ˌaɪə.rɪʃ əˈmer.ɪ.kən/

a person who lives in the US but whose family originally came from Ireland

Irish-American
adjective uk us

(Definition of “Irish American” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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