A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

EIRE

Tue, 30 Aug '22
The Emerald Isle
Sun, 14 Aug '22
Land with an accent over its first letter
Wed, 9 Mar '22
Land whose prime minister is known as the Taoiseach
Wed, 9 Feb '22
Cork's land
Sun, 16 Jan '22
Land of blarney
Tue, 24 Aug '21
Land of Blarney
Thu, 11 Mar '21
Homeland of James Joyce
Tue, 26 Jan '21
Dublin's land, to natives