Trivia Answers

1. Ireland’s nickname is The Emerald Isle
2. The national color of Ireland was Blue at the time of St Patrick
3. A Leprechaun is really an Irish Shoemaker
4. The Shamrock represents the Holy Trinity: Father, Son, Holy Ghost
5. A Leprechaun wears green for Camouflage
6. The 1st St Patrick’s Day parade was in Boston in 1737
7. A shillelagh is a walking stick
8. A Claddagh is considered the “wedding Ring”
9. “Erin Go Bragh” means Ireland Forever
10. St Patrick’s birth name was Maewyn Succat
11. Legend says St Patrick got rid of all the snakes in Ireland
12. The longest river in Ireland is the Shannon River
13. The first city to dye a river green was Chicago in 1962
14. Slainté means Health
15. St Patrick was born in approximately 385
16. St Patrick was British
17. St Patrick was a bishop doing missionary work in Ireland