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2 edition of Irish Language in Northern Ireland found in the catalog.

Irish Language in Northern Ireland

Eamonn McNamee

Irish Language in Northern Ireland

It"s History, Revival and Contemporary Status.

by Eamonn McNamee

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis(P.G.Dip.T.E.F.L.) - University of Ulster, 1992.

The Physical Object
Pagination52p. ;
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21434521M

Irish language publishers are in alphabetical order, in their own list, below. When you are preparing to submit to publishers we recommend you join as an Emerging Writer Member (only €35 per year) – this gives you an opportunity to showcase your writing, and a webpage to link to in your submissions. Irish language [edit | edit source]. Irish (Gaeilge, formerly written as Gaedhilge) is a member of the Goidelic branch of the Celtic languages. It is closely related to Manx and Scottish Gaelic, and more distantly to Welsh, Cornish and Breton.. Irish was spoken natively in Northern Ireland into the twentieth century, in areas such as Rathlin Island, and the Sperrin Mountains.

Northern Ireland (Irish: Tuaisceart Éireann, Ulster Scots: Norlin Airlann) is a constituent country of the United Kingdom, which is on the island of Ireland.. The whole island of Ireland used to be a kingdom, called the Kingdom of Ireland but after the Act of Union in the year , it became part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and stayed until , after a civil war Capital and largest city: Belfast.   % of Northern Ireland’s population claim to have some knowledge of Irish according to the UK Census i.e. approx , Of these, , claim to be able to speak the language to varying degrees. 4, people (%) use Irish as their.

  Irish/ness Is All Around Us Language Revivalism and the Culture of Ethnic Identity in Northern Ireland Olaf Zenker. pages, 7 figures & tables, 2 maps, bibliog., index. ISBN $/£ Hb Published (April ) ISBN $/£ Pb Published (April ) eISBN eBookAuthor: Olaf Zenker. The Ulster Scots (Ulster-Scots: Ulstèr-Scotch, Irish: Ultais), also called Ulster Scots people (Ulstèr-Scotch fowk) or, (in North America), Scotch-Irish (Scotch-Airisch) are an ethnic group in Ireland, found mostly in the province of Ulster and to a lesser extent in the rest of Ireland. Their ancestors were mostly Protestant Presbyterian Lowland Scottish migrants, the largest Northern Ireland: , (Self-identified), .


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