Names for Grandmother    Most English-speaking children call their grandmothers Granny, Grandma, or Nana/Nanna.  There are a few different words for Grandmother in Irish, including Seanmháthair (shan a WAW her), máthair mhór (maw her aWOR), and máthair Chríona (MAW her KHREE un na). These literally mean "old mother", "great mother" and "mother of the heart." These words are not used to actually address the grandmother, though. Children would call a grandmother Maimeó (MAM o), or perhaps…

Names for Grandmother Most English-speaking children call their grandmothers Granny, Grandma, or Nana/Nanna. There are a few different words for Grandmother in Irish, including Seanmháthair (shan a WAW her), máthair mhór (maw her aWOR), and máthair Chríona (MAW her KHREE un na). These literally mean "old mother", "great mother" and "mother of the heart." These words are not used to actually address the grandmother, though. Children would call a grandmother Maimeó (MAM o), or perhaps…

Irish children would call a grandmother Maimeó (MAM o), or perhaps Móraí (MO ree).

Irish children would call a grandmother Maimeó (MAM o), or perhaps Móraí (MO ree).

Americans Try To Pronounce Traditional Irish Names

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Old Irish Naming Conventions may conjure up Celtic druids and warriors, medieval French lords, or a sorry tale of mis-translation. Find out how they developed, about Irish naming conventions, and what the most popular names mean.

Old Irish Naming Conventions may conjure up Celtic druids and warriors, medieval French lords, or a sorry tale of mis-translation. Find out how they developed, about Irish naming conventions, and what the most popular names mean.

Put on your green! Lovely Irish names and meanings for baby boys

Lilting Irish names and meanings for baby boys

Americans Try To Pronounce Traditional Irish Names

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Dublin Coddle

Dublin Coddle - a traditional Irish dish made with potatoes, sausage, and bacon then slow cooked in a delicious stew | http://www.savingdessert.com

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