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Literature in the Irish Language

A guide to Irish language literature in the Hesburgh Libraries, and to resources for the study of Irish literature and the Irish language.


Focló, the New Irish-English Dictionary from Foras na Gaeilge, is an online dictionary with a number of features for integrating the dictionary in a browser or webpage.

The website is being developed to include dictionaries, grammar sources and a pronunciation database.

About Irish

Information on the history of the Irish language can be found on the Irish Libraries' Ask About Ireland website and on Foras na Gaeilge's website:

Ask About Ireland: Stair na Gaeilge by Bríona Nic Dhiarmada.  (English translation: Irish Language and Literature.)


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