dhá

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See also: dha, DHA, and dhà

Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish , from Proto-Indo-European *dwóh₁.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

dhá (triggers lenition)

  1. two
    dhá charr aige
    He has two cars.
    an dhá chailínthe two girls
    an dhá dóibhthe two of them
    Bheadh sé níos fearr dá bhféadfadh an dhá rud ag deighilt.
    It would be better if the two things could be separated.
Usage notes[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Lenited form of .

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

dhá

  1. Alternative form of

Contraction[edit]

dhá

  1. Alternative form of

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • "dhá" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • ” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.