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Douglas Ross Hyde (Irish: Dubhghlas de hÍde), known as An Craoibhín Aoibhinn (lit. "the pleasant little branch"), was an Irish academic, linguist, scholar of the Irish language, politician and diplomat who served as the first President of Ireland from June 1938 to June 1945. He was a leading figure in the Gaelic revival, and the first President of the Gaelic League, one of the most influential cultural organisations in Ireland at the time.

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Famous poems by Douglas Hyde 8 total

Bruadar And Smith And Glinn 122 ViewsRate it:
My Grief on the Sea 114 ViewsRate it:
My Love, Oh, She Is My Love 105 ViewsRate it:
Ringleted Youth Of My Love 101 ViewsRate it:
Colum-Cille’s Farewell To Ireland 87 ViewsRate it:
I Am Raferty 84 ViewsRate it:
I shall not die for thee 71 ViewsRate it:
A Poem To Be Said On Hearing The Birds Sing 45 ViewsRate it:

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