Fianna Fáil

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Irish fianna, plural of fiann (warrior), and Fáil, genitive of Fál (a legendary name of Ireland). The original meaning is thus "warriors of Fál", but the phrase is traditionally translated "soldiers of destiny".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (anglicized) IPA(key): /fiˌænə ˈfɔɪl/

Proper noun[edit]

Fianna Fáil

  1. An Irish political party founded in the 1920s.

Irish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From fianna (plural of fiann (warrior)) +‎ Fáil (genitive of Fál (a legendary name of Ireland)). The original meaning is thus "warriors of Fál", but the phrase is traditionally translated "soldiers of destiny".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfʲiən̪ˠə ˈfˠɑːlʲ/

Proper noun[edit]

Fianna Fáil m pl (genitive Fianna Fáil)

  1. Fianna Fáil (Irish political party)

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Fianna Fáil Fhianna Fáil bhFianna Fáil
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.