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  1. taoiseachnoun

    the prime minister of the Irish Republic


  1. Taoiseachnoun

    Head of the Irish government, comparable to a UK or Australian Prime Minister.

  2. Taoiseachnoun

    Title of the person holding that office.

  3. taoiseachnoun

    Head of the Irish government, comparable to a UK or Australian Prime Minister.

  4. Etymology: From the Taoiseach.


  1. Taoiseach

    The Taoiseach is the head of government or prime minister of Ireland. The Taoiseach is appointed by the President upon the nomination of Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the Oireachtas, and must, in order to remain in office, retain the support of a majority in the Dáil. The current Taoiseach is Enda Kenny, TD, who was appointed on 9 March 2011. The earliest known use of the term is from a 5th- or 6th-century ogham inscription in both the Gaelic and Brythonic languages.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of taoiseach in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of taoiseach in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of taoiseach in a Sentence

  1. Enda Kenny:

    I want to assure people that throughout this internal process, I will continue to carry out my duties and responsibilities as Taoiseach in full.

  2. Former US President Bill Clinton:

    As an American, I have to say a special word of appreciation to the sitting Taoiseach for what he said in the United States on St. Patrick's Day on behalf of the Irish immigrants.

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