thairis

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish tairis

Adverb[edit]

thairis

  1. over, across
    thairis na bliadhnaichean ― over the years
    thairis a' chuain ― across the ocean
  2. (dated) abroad
    a' dol thairis ― going to another country
  3. beyond
    Chaidh e thairis air na bha sinn ag iarraidh. ― He went beyond what we required.

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Related terms[edit]

  • thar (over, across; beyond)

Prepositional pronoun[edit]

thairis

  1. over him
  2. over it
  3. beyond him
  4. beyond it

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