interjection Irish.

(used as an expression of surprise or excitement.)

Nearby words

  1. arquebusier,
  2. arr,
  3. arr.,
  4. arracacha,
  5. arrack,
  6. arraign,
  7. arraignment,
  8. arran,
  9. arrange,
  10. arranged

Origin of arrah

From the Irish word ara Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for arrah


supposedly a characteristic Irish expression of emotion or excitement, 1705.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper