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Noun1.macushla - (an Irish term of address expressing affection) darlingmacushla - (an Irish term of address expressing affection) darling
Emerald Isle, Hibernia, Ireland - an island comprising the republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland
darling, dearie, deary, ducky, favorite, favourite, pet - a special loved one
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There is also a cover of the late Michael Marra's Macushla (My Darling) and a song for Phil Cunningham, Here Comes The Bells.
Dave Johnston's weekly look at the Bags scene ONE TO PLAY Ghost Fighter (Nottingham) ALEX GREWCOCK'S wide tracker was a massive eyecatcher on Tuesday's BAGS card when finishing a close-up third to Head Iton Chick (the runner-up, Macushla was disqualified for 'deliberate interference').
Her husband of 14 years, drummer Steve Doneathy, wrote a song called A Better Place in memory of their daughter and Bernie also released a single called Macushla - which means My Darling in Gaelic - with all proceeds going to SANDS, the Stillbirth and Neonatal Deaths charity which helped her cope.
Her first role on the Abbey Stage was in The Blue Macushla in 1980.