Erin

Erin is a Hiberno-English word for Ireland orginating from the Irish word


Erin is a Hiberno-English word for Ireland orginating from the Irish word "Éirinn". "Éirinn" is the dative case of the Irish word for Ireland, "Éire", genitive "Éireann", the dative being used in prepositional phrases such as "go hÉirinn" "to Ireland", "in Éirinn" "in Ireland", "ó Éirinn" "from Ireland".
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