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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (3)

1. people of Ireland or of Irish extraction;
[syn: Irish, Irish people]

2. whiskey made in Ireland chiefly from barley;
[syn: Irish, Irish whiskey, Irish whisky]

3. the Celtic language of Ireland;
[syn: Irish, Irish Gaelic]


ADJECTIVE (1)

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


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Irish \I"rish\, a. [AS. [imac]risc, fr. [imac]ras the Irish. Cf. Aryan, Erse.] Of or pertaining to Ireland or to its inhabitants; produced in Ireland. [1913 Webster] Irish elk. (Zool.) See under Elk. Irish moss. (a) (Bot.) Carrageen. (b) A preparation of the same made into a blanc mange. Irish poplin. See Poplin. Irish potato, the ordinary white potato, so called because it is a favorite article of food in Ireland. Irish reef, or Irishman's reef (Naut.), the head of a sail tied up. Irish stew, meat, potatoes, and onions, cut in small pieces and stewed. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

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 game resembling backgammon. [1913 Webster] get one's Irish up to become angry. [PJC] Irish American
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Irish adj 1: of or relating to or characteristic of Ireland or its people n 1: people of Ireland or of Irish extraction [syn: Irish, Irish people] 2: whiskey made in Ireland chiefly from barley [syn: Irish, Irish whiskey, Irish whisky] 3: the Celtic language of Ireland [syn: Irish, Irish Gaelic]