from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Offensive Slang Used as a disparaging term for a person, especially a man, of Irish birth or descent.
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- proper n. An Irish nickname for Patrick, originally from Pádrig (or Pádraig) the Irish language form of Patrick.
- n. An Irish person (sometimes offensive).
Nickname for Irish Gaelic Pádraig, Patrick.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)