'But what's that in English?' - The struggles of having an Irish name
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'But what's that in English?' - The struggles of having an Irish name

IRISH people with names in their native language have taken to Twitter to vent their frustration over their actual names not being used. 

Earlier this week a movement on Twitter called #NílSéCgL (Níl sé ceart go leor) erupted as Irish speakers shared their frustrations over the prejudice of others who didn't understand why they spoke Irish by cleverly swapping out Irish for another language.

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However, a common theme emerged: the lack of understanding around Irish given names. 

'You're just being difficult...' 

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But as one user Niamh Rua pointed out: "Well we all learned how to say Arnold Schwarzenegger didn't we?