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Old 10-02-07, 02:07 AM   #11
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(which I assume is what you meant) is Gaelic for 'violence'

Rob, are you receiving the death threats in Gaelic now? LOL
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Originally Posted by true_blue_piper View Post
"The Strong Hand to Victory" - according to one website

.....The McCarthy motto
That's the way I read it. There might be a spelling problem since it's basically
Lamh-laidir abu as the war cry of the McCarthy's and OBrian's
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What website did you find it on?
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Sorry, I think Ceith has it.

Until Ros or Dai wake up and get in the game, we may never know.
But I'm betting on Ceith's translation.
"Be yourself. Everyone else is taken." ~~ Oscar Wilde
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