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Definition of: Fenian

(fēnē·ən, fēnyən) noun
1. A member of an Irish society called the Fenian Brotherhood, formed in New York in 1857 to seek independence for Ireland.
2. One sympathizing with the Fenian Brotherhood.
3. One of the Fianna, the warriors of Fionn MacCumal, Irish chieftain of the second and third centuries.
adjective Of or belonging to, composed of, or characteristic of the Fenians or the Fianna.
[<Irish Fiann, a legendary Irish warrior; infl. by OIrish fene an Irishman]
—Fe′ni·an·ism
noun

Most often used phrases:

Fenian raids
Fenian brotherhood
o Fenian
Fenian rising
Fenian swine
Fenian movement
Fenian men
Fenian prisoners
bold Fenian
Fenian invasion
Fenian raid
Fenian ram
Fenian leader
Fenian chief
irish Fenian

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fenianbonds.com

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"Fenian" has the frequency of use of 0.0001% on en.wikipedia.org.

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