falbh

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

falbh (past dh'fhalbh, future falbhaidh, verbal noun falbh, past participle falbhte)

  1. leave, depart, go away

Usage notes[edit]

  • Only used intransitively. In transitive clauses fàg is used:
    Feumaidh mi falbh a-nis. ― I must go/leave now.
    Am fàg sinn an dùthaich? ― Shall we leave the country?

Noun[edit]

falbh m

  1. Verbal noun of falbh.