How Do You Spell SHIELAGH?
The spelling of the word "Shielagh" may be confusing to those unfamiliar with Irish Gaelic. In IPA phonetic transcription, it is pronounced /ʃiːlə/. The "gh" ending is silent, but the "ie" spelling represents the long vowel sound /iː/. The "sh" sound is represented by the combination "sh", while the unstressed syllable is spelled with an "a" followed by a silent "gh." Overall, the spelling reflects a mix of Gaelic and English orthography commonly found in Irish names.
Common Misspellings for SHIELAGH