Common Hurling Terminology
- eg "I gave it belt" - I put a fair bit of effort into it
- hit something hard as in "I'll f*ckin' warp
- very good
- a right shite - eg. "he made a hames
of that clearance"
- intimidation of a hurling
- swing at
- a good thump
- Eg. "that crowd
from Ardrahan are a right shower of shites"
- a good thump
' - angry. eg. "the centre half back was bullin
' after I lamped him"
- very angry
- a push
- a shoulder push
- Local GAA
bullshitters in general
- eg. "Jayz me arm is bushted
- a very popular nickname for a GAA player
A hang sangwidge
- consumed with tay on the sides of roads after matches in
Croker or Thurles.
- he hit it with his citeog. ie. left handed/footed
- A great amount of anything.
- Also a great amount of anything, usually pints of Guinness
- a group of players shkelpin
' one another but not exactly
hittin' anyone at the same time
' - usually goes on for a whole game..... eg. "Jayz Paul Cooney gave
Pateen Higgins an awful flakin
' below in Loughrea on Sunday". To "flake
lad for a whole game usually starts off with a bit of the aforementioned
'" and "joultin
'" and develops into a bit of "weltin
'" and may
even result in a good "lampin
'" for the victim
especially if he gets "bull thick
- What was that for, referee?
- Corner back's formal recognition of a score by his opponent
- Full forward's appeal to a midfielder for a
more timely delivery of the pass
- untidy or awkward players
- bout of rough play or intimidatory tactics as in we horsed them out
of it. Sometimes referred to as kicking/batin' the shit out of the opposing
- untidy or rough player. There's one in every club
Burst the Cunt
- Common exhortation also referred to as the Turlough' roar.
- Fight involving four or more players swinging hurls like lunatics
involving both team,substitutes and supporters jumping
- A massive row that continues out in the parking area and or
dressing room areas.