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Seanad Éireann

[ shawn-uhd -ey-ruhn ]
/ ˈʃɔn əd ˈeɪ rən /
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noun

the upper house of the parliament of the Republic of Ireland.Compare Oireachtas (def. 1).

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Origin of Seanad Éireann

<Irish: senate of Ireland

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Seanad Éireann
/ (ˈʃænəð ˈeːrən) /

noun

(in the Republic of Ireland) the upper chamber of parliament; the Senate

Word Origin for Seanad Éireann

from Irish, literally: senate of Ireland
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