uiread

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

uiread m (genitive uiread, plural uireadan)

  1. certain amount, measure, so much, as much
    chaill sinn uiread de thìde - we lost so much time
    tha (a cheart) uiread againne ’s a tha agaibhse - we have just as much as you
    tha a chòig uiread de dhaoine a’ fuireach ann an Nepal, seach Alba - five times as many people live in Nepal as in Scotland