Newfoundland Irish

Gaeilge i Meiriceá agus i gCeanada

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The Irish language was introduced into Newfoundland in the late 17th century and was widely spoken there up until the early 20th century.

Newfoundland remains the only place outside Europe that has a unique Irish name;

Talamh an Éisc = Land of the Fish

Wikipædia article here….
Newfoundland_Irish_Shore

Irish Times Article

The Irish in Newfoundland

Special [Irish] Relationship with Newfoundland

http://www.heritage.nf.ca/articles/society/language.php

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