Dublin Slang

Dublin Slang
Dublin Slang

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If you're planning a trip to Dublin, Ireland you're most likely expecting a city rife with history, pubs, leprechauns, and emerald green. You may not be anticipating the challenge of deciphering Dublin slang. Lucky for you, I've come up with a cheat sheet that will give you a head start on learning the local lingo. Dublin natives tend to speak quickly, or so we perceive, so you'll have to pay close attention in order to keep up (not to worry – it gets easier with time). Keep this list handy and, after a few days, you should be able to translate Dublin slang to your native tongue with some success. You'll be ready to converse with English-speaking Dubliners or any leprechaun you might happen to meet.


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