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A shaking of the earth

Friday, 22 January 2021

Learn about the Irish phrase 'crith talún' in today's episode of Spreading the Words.

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An ould yoke

Friday, 15 January 2021

Learn how the word 'yoke' was used in Old Irish in today's episode of Spreading the Words

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The many uses of the Irish word Cró 

Friday, 8 January 2021

Learn more about this truly versatile word in today's episode of Spreading the Words.

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Nollaig Shona Duit

Wednesday, 23 December 2020

The last episode of Spreading the Words is appropriately dedicated to Christmas.

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Why do people perceive colours differently?

Wednesday, 16 December 2020

Learn more in today's episode of Spreading the Words on the word gorm.

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There’s no place like home

Friday, 11 December 2020

In today's episode of Spreading the Words we learn about the various meanings of the word teaghlach.

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Did you know that beards were status symbols in the world of early Irish literature?

Friday, 4 December 2020

Learn more in today's episode of Spreading the Words on the word ulcha.

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A literature of place

Friday, 27 November 2020

In today's episode of Spreading the Words we explore the meaning of the word Dinnsheanchas.

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The creative word-play of Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin

Wednesday, 25 November 2020

In today's episode of Spreading the Words we explore the meaning of Gloss/Clós/Glas, words dear to poet Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin.

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What Irish folklore creature features in several modern terms for fungi?

Friday, 20 November 2020

Find out in today's episode of Spreading the Words on fás aon oíche.

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