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Wake (ceremony) - Wikipedia

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A wake is a social gathering associated with death, usually held before a funeral. Traditionally ... A first hand account of a modern Irish Wake; Wikisource-logo.svg Ripley, George; Dana, Charles A....

The Irish Wake - RIP.ie

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The Irish Wake is perhaps one of the best known funeral traditions associated with Ireland. The Wake, the glorious send-off of departed loved ones, is a ...

Irish Wake Funeral Customs - Funeralwise.com

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Guide to Irish Wake funeral customs, including keening and merrymaking as part of mourning.

Traditional Irish Funerals - Irish Burial Traditions of Ireland

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Read more about Traditional Irish Funerals. ... There are many ideas on the origin of the Irish wake for example one such myth is that it originated as a result of ...

funeralOne Blog » Blog Archive What Irish Funerals Can Teach Us ...

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Mar 17, 2014 ... The most well-known is the Irish Wake. It used to be the custom in Celtic countries for mourners to keep watch or vigil over their dead until they ...

It may be a stereotype, but the Irish do great funerals | IrishCentral.com

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Feb 2, 2012 ... The traditional rituals and ceremonies surrounding an Irish funeral are ... "What's the difference between an Irish wedding and an Irish wake?

Ancient Irish funeral and wake customs recalled this Halloween ...

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Oct 3, 2016 ... The Royal Irish Academy provides a detailed account of Irish funeral rituals from the 12th century.Ancestry.com. Irish wakes and funerals are ...

Irish Funerals | Irish Wakes | Ceremonies | Cremation Services ...

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Mar 16, 2013 ... There is something to be said for an Irish funeral, which is often referred to as a wake. More commonly a celebration, as opposed to a time of ...

What is an Irish wake? | Reference.com

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An Irish wake is funeral tradition associated with Ireland; the wake is a send-off for departed loved ones that occurs from the time of death till the body is handed  ...

How do you know if you're at an Irish funeral? · The Daily Edge

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Apr 17, 2013 ... If there's a wake in the house you might “go up”, get a cup of tea in your ... Often the most memorable part of an Irish funeral – and the most ...