amhlaidh

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish amlaid, from Old Irish samlaid (thus, so).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

amhlaidh

  1. thus, so
    • 1899, Franz Nikolaus Finck, Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 13:
      is avl̄ə tā šē.
      conventional orthography: Is amhlaidh atá sé. (That’s how it is.)
    • 1899, Franz Nikolaus Finck, Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 13:
      ȷerĭm gə wil šē avl̄ə.
      conventional orthography: Deirim go bhfuil sé amhlaidh. (I say that it’s like that.)
    • 1899, Franz Nikolaus Finck, Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, p. 13:
      ȷ ētəx šin ə ve avl̄ə.
      conventional orthography: D’fhéadfadh sin a bheith amhlaidh. (That could be true.)

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