Englishry

Englishry

[ing-glish-ree or, often, -lish-]
noun
1.
the fact of being English, especially by birth.
2.
a population that is English or of English descent: the Englishry of Ireland.

Origin:
1250–1300; late Middle English Englisherie < Anglo-French Englescherie, equivalent to Middle English Englisch English + Anglo-French -erie -ery

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Englishry (ˈɪŋɡlɪʃrɪ)
 
n
1.  people of English descent, esp in Ireland
2.  the fact or condition of being an Englishman or Englishwoman, esp by birth

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