taobh màthar

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Adverb[edit]

taobh màthar

  1. maternal (family relationship)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used with the appropriate possessive pronoun:
    mo sheanair taobh mo mhàthar‎ ― my maternal grandfather
    do sheanair taobh do mhàthar‎ ― your (singular informal) maternal grandfather
    a sheanair taobh a mhàthar‎ ― his maternal grandfather
    a seanair taobh a màthar‎ ― her maternal grandfather
    ar seanair taobh ar màthar‎ ― our maternal grandfather
    ur seanair taobh ur màthar‎ ― your (plural or formal) maternal grandfather
    an seanair taobh am màthar‎ ― their maternal grandfather

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