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See also: bìdh and bídh

Scottish Gaelic[edit]



  1. Future tense of bi
    Bidh sinn ag obair a-màireach. - We will work/be working tomorrow.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The dependent form is bi.
    Am bi thu ann? - Will you be there?
    Cha bhi sin furasta. - That will not be easy.
    Nach bi am bùth fosgailte? - Won't the shop be open?
  • The emphatic form, used especially when answering a question, is bithidh.
    Am bi e aig an taigh a-màireach? - Bithidh.
    Will he be at home tomorrow? - Yes.