Monday, March 12, 2012

Word of the Week: Sláinte

The word of the week (Saint Patrick's Day week!) for March 12th through the 18th is...

Sláinte /SLAHN-cha/
n.

Definition:
A Gaelic word used in Ireland to toast to good health; cheers.

Example:
The best man ended the toast by raising his glass and wishing the newly married couple a happy life together, "Sláinte!"











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