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corra f pl
|Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.
- First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of correr
- Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of correr
- First-person singular (eu) affirmative imperative of correr
- Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of correr
- First-person singular (eu) negative imperative of correr
- Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of correr
corra (comparative corra)
- odd, occasional
corra phinnt còmhla ris na co-obraichean aige ― an occasional pint with his workmates
mar a rinn iad corra uair eile ― as they did several other times/on several other occasions
- Unlike the majority of Scottish Gaelic adjectives, corra precedes the noun and lenites it.
Chan eil ach corra chothrom agam sin a dhèanamh. ― I only have an occasional opportunity to do that.
- It can also convey the meaning of a few, but the following noun is still in the singular:
corra bhliadhna fhathast ― a few years yet
- corra uair (“occasionally”)
corra f (genitive singular corra, plural corran)
- Used as a first part of compounds for certain birds.
Terms derived from corra
- Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9