or be·gor·ah, be·gor·rah
- (used as a euphemism for by God): It's a fine day, begorra.
Origin of begorra
Examples from the Web for begorra
Historical Examples of begorra
Begorra, ye'll soon hear an Irish echo ax ye something else!
Begorra, you're wilcome to no more watermillons, ye'll find!
But begorra, the pump leaks, an' I have to pump a quarther more than I should.
Whin we get the bill every man can take a shpade, an', begorra!
Begorra, your honour, it's a good dhrink ye'll have to give me for this day's work.'Lord Kilgobbin
- an emphatic exclamation, regarded as a characteristic utterance of Irish people
Word Origin for begorra
Word Origin and History for begorra
1839, antiquated Anglo-Irish form of expletive By God.