Dail Eireann


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia.

Dáil Éireann

(ˈdaːl ˈeːrɪn) or

Dáil

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in the Republic of Ireland) the lower chamber of parliament. See also Oireachtas
[from Irish dáil assembly (from Old Irish dāl) + Éireann of Eire]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Dáil Éireann - the lower house of the parliament of the Irish RepublicDail Eireann - the lower house of the parliament of the Irish Republic
house - an official assembly having legislative powers; "a bicameral legislature has two houses"
Oireachtas - the parliament of the Irish Republic
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Of which European country is the Dail Eireann the representative assembly?
30pm while a protest is being organised at the gates of Dail Eireann at 12pm.
The mother of two, who lives in Cabra, North Dublin, has been a member of Dail Eireann for Dublin Central since 2011.
HE MAY have carved out a reputation as a hard-edged gambler with ice running through his veins, but it was a Barney Curley melted with emotion who found himself feted at Dail Eireann yesterday.
In the news TONY Blair becomes the first Prime Minister of the United Kingdom to address the Dail Eireann, the Republic of Ireland's parliament.
This was started by the Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykola Azarov at a meeting with Sean Barrett, speaker of Dail Eireann.
Aside from meeting his host, Sean Barrett, Speaker of Dail Eireann, the Lower House of the Irish Parliament, in the course of his visit, Speaker Veljanoski also met Irish President Michael D.
He later became a member of Dail Eireann, yet remained neutral during the Civil War.
They have watched aghast the conduct in Dail Eireann (Irish parliament) of political parties.
I think it's a very serious incident and I think it's an appalling vista to be doing your job as a garda or usher in Dail Eireann and to be seriously injured.
The Leader of the Opposition in Dail Eireann and of the Fine Gael party condemned Israeli measures against the residents of Jerusalem from the demolition of houses to the seizure and confiscation of land and property.
As they bury the pretty mum of one, they don't care about who sits in office in Dail Eireann.