30 Funny Irish Slogans


Ireland is filled with a rich history of struggle and success. With a deep historic culture ingrained throughout the nation, the Irish are known for this own unique phrases and slogans. Here is a look at some great Irish slogans that you may come across visiting there.

A jumper
A shuck
A whale of a time
Better be sparing at first than at last.
Better good manners than good looks.
Diesel and petrol
Do the washing
Donkey’s years
Fierce weather
Go way outta that
Happy out
Honey is sweet, but don’t lick it off a briar.
I will yea
If you want praise, die. If you want blame, marry.
I’m gunna head on
It is often that a person’s mouth broke his nose.
Like hen’s teeth
May the luck of the Irish be with you!
Pint of Gat
Put the heart crossways in someone
Sure look it
That dose is goin’ round
That’s a fret
The boot
Was it any use?
Wet the tea
Where the tongue slips, it speaks the truth.
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