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Seanad Éireann

[shawn-uh d ey-ruh n]
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  1. the upper house of the parliament of the Republic of Ireland.Compare Oireachtas(def 1).
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Origin of Seanad Éireann

< Irish: senate of Ireland
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Seanad Éireann

  1. (in the Republic of Ireland) the upper chamber of parliament; the Senate
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Word Origin

from Irish, literally: senate of Ireland
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