Definition of Dáil in English:

Dáil

(also Dáil Éireann)

proper noun

  • The lower house of Parliament in the Republic of Ireland, composed of 166 members (called Teachtai Dála). It was first established in 1919, when Irish republicans proclaimed an Irish state.

Origin

Irish, ‘assembly (of Ireland)’.

Pronunciation

Dáil

/daːˈlʲ//dɔɪl/