Hiberno-English

noun
Hi·​ber·​no-En·​glish | \ hī-ˈbər-nō-ˈiŋ-glish How to pronounce Hiberno-English (audio) , hə-, -lish \

Definition of Hiberno-English

: the English language spoken in Ireland

First Known Use of Hiberno-English

1860, in the meaning defined above

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“Hiberno-English.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hiberno-English. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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