mu dheidhinn

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Preposition[edit]

mu dheidhinn

  1. about, concerning

Usage notes[edit]

  • If the following noun is without the definite article, it's usually in the nominative case:
    sgeulachdan mu dheidhinn poidseadh - tales about poaching
  • If the following noun is preceded by the definite article or a possessive pronoun, it's usually in the genitive case:
    fiosrachadh mu dheidhinn an cànain - information about the language
    mu dheidhinn mo bhràthar - about my brother
  • If English uses a personal pronoun as the object, Scottish Gaelic uses a possessive pronoun instead - see under Derived terms.

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Pronoun[edit]

mu dheidhinn

  1. about him