fàilte

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fàilte f (genitive fàilte, plural fàiltean)

  1. welcome
  2. greeting, salute, salutation

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used with the prepositions air and ro:
    bidh fàilte chridheil oirre/roimhpe - she will be heartily welcome / receive a hearty welcome
    Fàilte oirbh/romhaibh gu Glaschu! - Welcome to Glasgow!

Derived terms[edit]

Interjection[edit]

fàilte

  1. welcome
  2. hail
    Fàilte a Mhoire! - Hail Mary!