Definition of macushla in English:

macushla

noun

Irish
  • An affectionate form of address.

    • ‘I don't know about MacMorrough, but 'Macushla' isn't really a name at all - it's a term of endearment (one of the many ways of saying 'my love' in Irish).’
    • ‘I've never heard of 'Macushla' as a personal name.’

Origin

From Irish mo ‘my’ + cuisle ‘pulse’ (see also acushla).

Pronunciation

macushla

/məˈkʊʃlə/