irlantilainen

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Irlanti +‎ -lainen

Adjective[edit]

irlantilainen  (comparative irlantilaisempi, superlative irlantilaisin)

  1. Irish (pertaining to or originating from Ireland or the Irish people).
    Onko teillä irlantilaisia sanomalehtiä?
    Do you have any Irish newspapers?

Noun[edit]

irlantilainen

  1. An Irishman or Irishwoman.
  2. In plural (irlantilaiset), the Irish (Irish people).

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • If one needs to be specific about the gender in Finnish, one must use irlantilainen mies and irlantilainen nainen.