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The word brogues comes to English from Scottish and Irish Gaelic.

Whisky comes from the Gaelic word uisgebeatha which literally means 'water of life'. Take note that the word is spelled differently in different places; you'll find Irish 'whiskey' but Scotch 'whisky'; 'whisky' is the usual spelling in Britain and 'whiskey' is more popular in the U.S.

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