This is a list of English language words from the Celtic Irish language.banshee (from Irish bainsídhe/beansídhe, "female fairy")(M-W), "woman of the fairies" (AHD) or "...of a fairy mound" (RH). The Modern Irish word for woman is bean /bæn/ and síd(h) (or sí in modern spelling) is an Irish term referring to a 'fairy mound'. (See Sidhe.) How ever in traditional Irish mythology a banshee is seen as an omen of death. {Banshee}bog (from bogach meaning "marsh/peatland") a wetland (OED).boreen (from bóithrín meaning "small road") a narrow rural road in Ireland.
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