Niall Ó Dónaill
|Niall Ó Dónaill|
Loughanure, County Donegal, Ireland
|Died||10 February 1995 (aged 86–87)
|Occupation||Irish language lexicographer|
Ó Dónaill is most famous for his work as editor of the 1977 Irish-English dictionary Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, which is still widely used today.
Ó Dónaill wrote the book Bruigheann Féile which is based on stories of pastimes in the Gaeltacht town Loughanure and its surrounding area. Ó Dónaill's book Na Glúnta Rosannacha was first published in 1952.
Ó Dónaill died in 1995.