Irishman

noun
Irish·​man | \ ˈī-rish-mən How to pronounce Irishman (audio) \

Definition of Irishman

1 : a native or inhabitant of Ireland
2 : a person who is of Irish descent

First Known Use of Irishman

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Irishman.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Irishman?pronunciation&lang=en_us&dir=i&file=irishm01. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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Irishman

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How to pronounce Irishman (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of Irishman

: an Irish man

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