1rare With the and plural agreement. People of English descent born or resident in Ireland; = "Anglo-Irish".
2The English language as spoken and written in Ireland.
Irish English is now usually the preferred term.
1Of, relating to, or involving both England (or Britain) and Ireland; = "Anglo-Irish".
2Of or relating to the English language as spoken or written in Ireland.
Early 19th century. From Hiberno- + English.