Saint Patrick's Day

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Saint Patrick's Day

n.
March 17, observed by some Christians in honor of Saint Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland, and often celebrated secularly in honor of Irish culture and heritage.

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n.
March 17, observed in honor of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland.
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Noun1.Saint Patrick's Day - a day observed by the Irish to commemorate the patron saint of IrelandSaint Patrick's Day - a day observed by the Irish to commemorate the patron saint of Ireland
day - a day assigned to a particular purpose or observance; "Mother's Day"
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THE Housing Minister splashed out nearly [euro]26,000 on flights to South America for Paddy's Day - and the taxpayer footed the bill, the Irish Sunday Mirror has revealed.
South African golfer Rory Sabbatini also showed off his shamrocks, wearing a special St Paddy's Day get-up in Florida.
FACE takes over the Olympia tomorrow for its Paddy's Day party, where Lee Butler is among the DJs, while at Constellations it's an Irish Disco Mafia special with sets from Get Down Edits, Queen & Disco and Hustle's James Morgan and just up the road at Camp and Furnace, they are having a Paddy's Weekender and it is free entry Sat and Sun.
There will also be world class Irish dancing from Kidd-Cieslak School of Irish Dancing, a buffet and the usual Paddy's Day fun.
Paddy's Day, the Aaron Brewster Duo starts the music at 6:30 p.m.
And it also comes in the week the Government announces around 38 ministers will be jetting off to the four corners of the globe for Paddy's Day again this year.
Paddy's Day, luck and stars aligned for the perfect day.
Most recently he wrote a spine-tingling poem to inspire the Irish boys to"Bring it Home"in the clash between the England and Ireland rugby teams on Paddy's day. Visit www.StephenJamesSmith.com
Paddy's Day partying with some friends, and now it's Easter.
In his first colours and the choice of Jim Crowley is Barnamaj, who was seen off by Ziyaad in his previous race, but prior to that won Round 2 of the Maktoum Challenge and was narrowly beaten by Paddy's Day in Round 1 of the Maktoum Challenge.
Paddy's Day falls right around the start of summer, when things are beginning to heat up.