cuimhnich

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish cuimnigid ‎(recalls, remembers), equivalent to cuimhne ‎(memory) +‎ -ich.

Verb[edit]

cuimhnich ‎(past chuimhnich, future cuimhnichidh, verbal noun cuimhneachadh, past participle cuimhnichte)

  1. remember, recall, recollect
  2. commemorate

Usage notes[edit]

  • In the sense "to remember/not forget to do something" used with the conjunction gun:
    Cuimhnich gun glas thu an doras.‎ ― Don't forget to lock the door. (literally "Remember that you lock the door.")

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