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Glossaries

Common phrases

fáilteWelcome
conas tá tú?How are you? (to one person)
conas tá tú?How are you? (to more people)
tá mé go maithFine/well
an-mhaithVery well
ceart go leorOkay
níl mé go donaNot bad
níl mé go maithI'm not well
conas tá tú féin?How are you yourself?
Dia dhuit ar maidinGood morning
Dia dhuit tráthnónaGood afternoon
Dia dhuit tráthnónaGood evening
oíche mhaithGood night
más é do thoil éPlease
go raibh maith agatThank you (to one person)
go raibh maith agaibhThank you (to more than one person)
go raibh míle maith agatMany thanks
go raibh céad maith agatMany thanks
tá fáilte romhatYou're welcome
gabh mo leithscéalExcuse me
tuigimI understand
ní thuigimI don't understand
níl mórán Gaeilge agamI don't have much Gaelic
tá mé ag foghlaim na GaeilgeI'm learning Gaelic
tá mo chuid Gaeilge lagMy Gaelic is weak
an bhféadfainn Béarla a labhairtMay I speak English
níl ach beagán Gaeilge agamI only have a little Gaelic
fan nóiméadWait a minute
abair é sin arísSay that again
Nollaig shonaMerry Christmas
Bliain nua faoi mhaise dhuitHappy New Year
Bliain nua faoi mhaise go mba hé dhuitHappy New Year
go maire tú i bhfadCongratulations
go maire sibh i bhfadcongratulations
sláintecheers (drinks)
crann do shláinte leatyour good health
cad is ainm duit?What's your name?
cé b'as duit?Where are you from?
an bhfuil Gaeilge agat?Do you speak Gaelic? (to one person)
an bhfuil Gaeilge agaibh?Do you speak Gaelic? (to more than one person)
tar isteachCome in
go deimhinIndeed