plural noun

Definition of Anglo-Irish

1 : persons of English origin or descent living in Ireland
2 : persons of mixed English and Irish ancestry

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First Known Use of Anglo-Irish

1756, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Anglo-Irish

Anglo- + Irish

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The first known use of Anglo-Irish was in 1756

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“Anglo-Irish.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 23 January 2020.

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