Saorstát Éireann

[ sair-staht air-uh n; Irish. seyr-stot ey-ryuh n ]
/ ˈsɛər stɑt ˈɛər ən; Irish. ˈseɪr stɒt ˈeɪ ryən /

noun

Irish name of Irish Free State.

Irish Free State

noun

former name of the Republic of Ireland.
Gaelic Saorstat Eireann, Saorstat.

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British Dictionary definitions for saorstat eireann

Saorstat Eireann

/ (ˈsɛəstɑːt ˈɛərən) /

noun

the Gaelic name for the Irish Free State

Irish Free State

noun

a former name (1921–37) for the (Republic of) Ireland
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