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Scottish Gaelic[edit]


From Old Irish sainredach



  1. specific, special, notable, particular, novel, certain, remarkable
    • gnothach sònraichte
      • a particular business
    • sluagh sònraichte
      • a peculiar people
    • duine sònraichte
      • a certain or notorious man
    • bha adharc shònraichte aige
      • he had a notable horn
  2. idiosyncratic
  3. appointed, specified, particularized, determined, ordained, foreordained, marked out
    • air an là sònraichte
      • on the appointed day
  4. remarked, noted


Derived terms[edit]


  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • A Pronouncing and Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (John Grant, Edinburgh, 1925, Compiled by Malcolm MacLennan)