Christians hold steady, Jews fall, Muslims grow or so says the Pew Research in their latest religious poll. Of course , the big news is that Muslims Are Rising the fastest in the US, is no surprise to anyone particularly since 9/11 as our political leaders have lead the charge for America embracing Moslems in … Continue reading Christians hold steady, Jews fall, Muslims grow.
Paddherreen, the priest's marefrom new Sporting magazine c. 1838Attached is the ONLY record of this word i could find. From the New Sporting magazine published, 1838. Obviously OED has a better algorithm.paddhereen, n.[' A bead of the rosary. Also: the rosary. Earliest in fig. context.']Pronunciation: Brit. /padəˈriːn/, U.S. /ˌpædəˈrin/, Irish English /padəˈrin/Forms: 16 padderine, 17 padderen, 17 19– paddereen, 18 padhereen, 18 paudereen, 18– padareen, 19– paddhereen, 19– padhren, 19– paidreen, 19– paidrin. Etymology: < Irish paidrín rosary, rosary bead < paidir the Lord's prayer (Early Irish paiter; < classical … Continue reading Religious word PADDHEREEN