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wirra

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interjection wir·ra \ˈwir-ə\

Definition of wirra

Irish

  1. —usually used to express lament, grief, or concern



Examples of wirra

  1. <wirra, wirra, me sweet colleen, lying in her cold grave!>



Origin of wirra

oh wirra, from Irish a Mhuire, literally, Mary!


First Known Use: 1829

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