Sinn Feinism

noun

Sinn Fein·​ism
¦shinˈfāˌnizəm
plural -s
1
: the doctrines, policies, or practices of Sinn Fein
2
: a movement based on the doctrines of Sinn Fein

Word History

Etymology

Sinn Fein, national Irish society founded about 1905 (from Irish Gaelic sinn fēin we ourselves) + English -ism

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“Sinn Feinism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sinn%20Feinism. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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