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Learn Irish

Learn Irish with uTalk. It is a Celtic language passed down through generations so there are lots of mutations: the first and last letters of a word may change depending on the word that precedes it. By following our audio and visual games voice by native speakers you will quickly be able to speak it and grow your confidence.§

Learn Irish with uTalk
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Where Is It Spoken?

Ireland

UK

People Talking

Number Of Speakers

1,500,000

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Language Family

Celtic

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Fun facts about Irish

Hello in Irish is 'Dia duit' - God be with you - and the response is 'Dia 's Muire dhuit' - God and Mary with you.

In Irish, you express emotions as being 'on you' e.g. I'm angry is Tá fearg orm - 'anger is on me'.§

The literal meaning of the Irish word for jellyfish, smugairle róin, is 'seal spit'.

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