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bha f pl

  1. Lenited form of ba.


Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
ba bha mba
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]


bha (dependent form robh)

  1. past of bi: was, were
    Bha Seumas sgìth, nach robh e?James was tired, wasn't he?
    Bha each anns an achadh.There was a horse in the field.
    An robh Seumas agus Anna sgìth? Bha.Were James and Anna tired? Yes! (Literally: they were).
    Bha eich anns an achadh.There were horses in the field.