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  • 1 Irish language — This article is about the modern Goidelic language. For the form of English as it is spoken in Ireland, see Hiberno English. For the cant based partly on English and partly on Irish, see Shelta. Irish Gaeilge Pronunciation [ˈɡeːlʲɟə] …

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  • 2 Irish language — or Gaelic language Celtic language of Ireland, written in the Latin alphabet introduced with Christianity in the 5th century. Irish is conventionally divided into three periods: Old Irish (600–с 950), Middle Irish (с 950–1200), and Modern Irish… …

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  • 3 Irish language in Northern Ireland — The Irish language (also known as Irish Gaelic) is a minority language in Northern Ireland (known in Irish as Tuaisceart Éireann ). The dialect spoken there is known as Ulster Irish. According to the 2001 census, the highest concentrations of… …

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  • 4 Dictionary of the Irish Language — ▪ Irish dictionary       authoritative dictionary of the Irish language that continues, starting with the letter D, the work of Kuno Meyer s Contributions to Irish Lexicography (1906–07), which covered A–C.       Based, according to its subtitle …

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  • 5 History of the Irish language — fol. 170r of the Book of Ballymote (1390), the Auraicept na n Éces explaining the Ogham script. The history of the Irish language covers the period from the arrival of speakers of Celtic languages in Ireland to the present day. The earliest known …

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  • 6 List of Irish-language media — The following is a list of media available in the Irish language.TelevisionTG4 TG Ceathair originally known as Teilifís na Gaeilge (TnaG) broadcasting on terrestrial television in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland with a potential …

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  • 7 Dictionary of the Irish Language — Dictionary of the Irish Language: Based Mainly on Old and Middle Irish Materials (also called the DIL ), published by the Royal Irish Academy, is the definitive dictionary of the origins of the Irish language, specifically the Old Irish and… …

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  • 8 Dictionary of the Irish Language — Dictionary of the Irish Language: Based Mainly on Old and Middle Irish Materials (общепринятое сокращение  DIL), опубликованный Ирландской королевской академией, является наиболее полным на данный момент словарём древнеирландского и… …

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  • 9 Hidden Ulster, Protestants and the Irish language — is a book written by Pádraig Ó Snodaigh in 1973.Revised editions appeared in 1977 and 1995. The thirdedition was published by Lagan Press.In the book, Ó Snodaigh s main point of contention was to confirm the cultural, that is Gaelic, unity… …

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  • 10 Irish Literature — • It is uncertain at what period and in what manner the Irish discovered the use of letters. It may have been through direct commerce with Gaul, but it is more probable, as McNeill has shown in his study of Irish oghams, that it was from the… …

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  • 11 Irish — may refer to: * Ireland, an island in northwest Europe consisting of: ** Ireland, known as the Irish Free State up until 1937, then the Republic of Ireland, a sovereign state covering 5/6 of the island. ** Northern Ireland, a semi autonomous… …

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  • 12 Irish orthography — has evolved over many centuries, since Old Irish was first written down in the Latin alphabet in about the sixth century AD. Prior to that, Primitive Irish was written in Ogham. Irish spelling is mainly based on etymological considerations, very… …

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  • 13 Irish Colleges on the Continent —     Irish Colleges, on the Continent     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Irish Colleges, on the Continent     The religious persecution under Elizabeth and James I lead to the suppression of the monastic schools in Ireland in which the clergy for the… …

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  • 14 Irish Sea — Freight and passenger …

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  • 15 Irish traditional music session — Irish traditional music sessions are mostly informal gatherings at which people play Irish traditional music. The Irish language word for session is seisiún . This article discusses tune playing, although session can also refer to a singing… …

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  • 16 Irish Film and Television Awards — Prix remis Irish Film and Television Award Description Récompense les talents irlandais dans le domaine du cinéma et de la télévision Organisateur Académie irlandaise du cinéma et de la télévision (Irish Film and Television Academy) Pays …

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  • 17 Irish law — there are two legal systems in Ireland, both of which are common law systems. From the Irish Act of Union in 1800 until 1921, Ireland was ruled as part of the UK, although it had a separate court structure from which appeals could be brought to… …

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  • 18 Language revitalization — is the attempt by interested parties, including individuals, cultural or community groups, governments, or political authorities, to recover the spoken use of a language that is endangered, moribund, or no longer spoken. Language death is the… …

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  • 19 Language shift — Language shift, sometimes referred to as language transfer or language replacement or assimilation, is the progressive process whereby a speech community of a language shifts to speaking another language. The rate of assimilation is the… …

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  • 20 Irish poetry — The history of Irish poetry includes the poetries of two languages, one in Irish and the other in English. The complex interplay between these two traditions, and between both of them and other poetries in English, has produced a body of work… …

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