Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
by Seán Beecher
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CALL (3)

Construct: Noun
Definition: Right (used in a negative context).
Use: You had no call to do that.
You had no right to do that.
Derivation: Irish 'Call' - right.
'Níl aon call agat dó'. - No right to it. (Ó Domhnaill)
Irish 'Cál' - right, relationship.
'Níl aon cál'. (Ó Briain)

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