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Fine Gael Line breaks: Fine Gael
Pronunciation: /ˌfiːnə ˈɡeɪl/
/ˌfʲinʲə ˈɡeːl/

Definition of Fine Gael in English:

One of the two major political parties of the Republic of Ireland (the other being Fianna Fáil). Founded in 1923 as Cumann na nGaedheal, it changed its name in 1933. It has advocated the concept of a united Ireland achieved by peaceful means.


Irish, literally 'tribe of Gaels'.

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