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St. Patrick’s Day Google Doodle: What do the symbols behind the celebrations of the patron saint of Ireland mean?

Google has marked St. Patrick’s Day with a signature Google Doodle on its homepage.

St Patrick is the patron saint of Ireland, and his feast day is celebrated the world over every year on 17 March.

In honour of the annual celebration, Google turned its usually multicoloured logo green, and added an acrobatic shamrock for good measure. But what’s the real meaning behind the St. Patrick’s Day symbols we’re all familiar with?

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