- (Ireland) A member of the Irish national police force, the Gardaí
From Irish garda
- The Garda, the Irish police
- the title of an officer of the Gardaí (Irish police force).
- Garda Michael Egan
- When used as a reference to more than one police officer, the plural is Gardaí or optional Anglicized Guards.
From Irish Garda Síochána na hÉireann (Guardians of the Peace of Ireland).