Adjective used to describe the bravest men, the most beautiful women, the loveliest landscape, and the best whiskey ever to bless the Earth.
Used in most countries to describe what they wish they were.
"Mon Dieu! My snail-eating country is full of cowards and ugly women. Why did not God make me Irish?!"
"We wudna turned tail at Dunkirk if we'd been the bloody Irish."
"Irish? Ain' dat some foo'ball team?"