This is a searchable electronic version of Ó Dónaill’s Irish-English Dictionary which was first published in 1977; the original text of the dictionary is faithfully adhered to. Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla has been the primary orthographical source for the spelling of the language since it was published and provides the most comprehensive coverage of the grammar and other aspects of words in Irish.
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