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From: "Trish" <>
Subject: Re: which is correct?
Date: Tue, 18 Mar 2003 07:12:00 -0000
"Mike" <> wrote in message
> Erin Go Braugh or Erin Go Bragh. Which is correct?
Neither really. If it's supposed to be Irish, I believe it should read
Eireann Go Brach, with a 'fada' on the E of Eireann and the a of brach.
It's a phrase I have never heard used by anyone from Ireland, unless they
were putting on a stage-Irish persona. Begorrah.
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