os cionn

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Irish[edit]

Preposition[edit]

os cionn

  1. above
    Faoi dheireadh, bhí spéir gorm os ár gcionn.
    At last a blue sky was above us.
    Cad a chuirfidh tú os cionn na leapa?
    What will you put above the bed?

Usage notes[edit]

Inflection[edit]

Person Normal Emphatic
1st person sing. os mo chionn os mo chionnsa
2d person sing. os do chionn os do chionnsa
3d sing. masc. os a chionn os a chionnsan
3d sing. fem. os a cionn os a cionnsa
1st person pl. os ár gcionn os ár gcionn-na
2d person pl. os bhur gcionn os bhur gcionnsa
3d person pl. os a gcionn os a gcionnsan

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Preposition[edit]

os cionn

  1. above

Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used with a possessive pronoun or the genitive form of a noun.
    • Mu dheireadh, bha adhar gorm os ar cionn. - At last a blue sky was above us.
    • Dè a chuireas tu os cionn na leapa? - What will you put above the bed?