Meaning of paddhereen in English:

paddhereen

noun

Irish
  • A bead of the rosary.

Pronunciation

paddhereen

/ˈpadəriːn/ /ˈpaðəriːn/

Origin

Late 17th century. From Irish paidrín rosary, rosary bead from paidir the Lord's prayer (Early Irish paiter; from classical Latin pater father, the first word of the prayer) + -ín.