i ndán

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Irish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

i ndán

  1. in store (do dhuine, for someone) (as fate)
    Bhí an bás i ndán dó. ― Death was in store for him; he was fated to die.
    má tá sé i ndán daoibh casadh ― if you are fated to return
    Cá bhfios nach dá chlaíomh féin atá i ndán a mharú.
    Who knows but that it is his own sword that is destined to kill him.
    má tá i ndán go... ― if it turns out that...
  2. to happen (as the predicate of is in hypotheticals)
    dá mba i ndán go... ― if it should happen that...
    mura i ndán is nach bhfeicfinn arís é ― in case I shouldn't see him again