Thursday, March 17, 2016
Citations for Hibernian
What Irish man, woman, or child has not heard of our renowned Hibernian Hercules, the great and glorious Fin M'Coul?
Often, members of the Irish-American Athletic Club, in Queens, were found honorary “jobs” by their Hibernian brethren so that they would have time to train.
Origin of Hibernian
Hibernian derives from the Latin name for Ireland, Hibernia. It entered English in the early 1600s.