The 50 Irish words for wind

 

A chara, – Further to Frank McNally’s “The 50 Irish words for wind” (An Irishman’s Diary, October 18th), “then all of a soft sudden wee little wee little pipy wind” (James Joyce, Ulysses). – Is mise,

BLAIR NOONAN,

Dublin 6.

Sir, – To quote from an essay by one of my children, when aged six, “The wind is invisible!” – Yours, etc,

ANNE CAHILL,

Clondalkin,

Dublin 22 .