Definitions for fiacreFr. ˈfya krə
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A small carriage for hire.
Origin: From fiacre. From Hotel Saint-Fiacre named after Irish saint Fiacre.
a kind of French hackney coach
Saint Fiacre is the name of three different Irish saints, the best-known being Saint Fiacre of Breuil, who built a hospice for travellers in what is now Saint-Fiacre, Seine-et-Marne in France. Fiachra is an ancient pre-Christian name from Ireland. The meaning has been interpreted to mean "battle king", or possibly a derivative of the word fiach "raven". The name can be found in ancient Irish folklore and stories such as the Children of Lir.
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