Scotch-Irish

[skoch-ahy-rish]
adjective
  1. of or relating to the Scotch-Irish.
  2. of mixed Scottish and Irish descent.

Origin of Scotch-Irish

First recorded in 1735–45

Usage note

See Scotch.
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