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Speaking of budget... do you know where the word 'airgead' comes from?

Tuesday, 8 October 2019

Discover the origins of the words 'airgead', 'punt' and 'pingin' in our book A history of Ireland in 100 words

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Tuesday, 24 October 2017

Fáilte go dtí blag nua seo Fhoclóir Stairiúil na Gaeilge. Sa chéad mhír seo tabharfaidh muid spléachadh ar stair agus ar chuspóir an tionscnaimh taighde seo, agus caithfidh muid súil fosta ar an scéal is déanaí maidir...

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