- Pa·draic [paw-drik] /ˈpɔ drɪk/, 1881–1972, Irish poet and dramatist, in the U.S. from 1914.
- SaintSaint ColumbaSaint ColumcilleApostle of Caledonia, 521–97, Irish missionary, founder of Iona.
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Colum McCann won the 2009 National Book Award for Fiction for his novel Let the Great World Spin.How Long, How Long Did We Sing that Song?
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Another of our company opposed him in this—Colum, who chafes as an accountant.
Flint heard Colum impatiently, and interrupted before he was done.
As for you, Colum, you're sentimental about your birdhouses.
Colum was about to retort, when he was anticipated by a new speaker.
Den he goes to Ohio and buys a place an' calla it after himself—Colum.Humorous Hits and How to Hold an Audience
- Padraic (ˈpɑːdrɪk). 1881–1972, Irish lyric poet, resident in the US (1914–72)
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