Gaelic-English Dictionary

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[U!] interj. expressive of surprise or disappointment
[uabhar] nm. g.v. -air, pride, vainglory, insolence
[uachdar] nm. g.v. -air; pl.+an, top, surface, summit, cream, upper leather of shoe : dol an uachdar, getting uppermost
[uachdaran] nm. g.v. -ain; pl.+an, ruler, chief, governor
[Uachdar-týre] pnm. Auchtertyre
[uaibh] prep.pron. from you
[uaibhreach] a. proud, haughty, vainglorious
[uaibhreas] nm. g.v. -eis, pride, pomp, vainglory
[uaidh] prep.pron. from him
[uaigh] nf. g.+e; pl.+ean, a grave
[uaigneach] a. secret, lonesome, melancholy
[uaigneas] nm. g.v. -eis, secrecy, privacy, solitariness
[uaill] nf. g.+e, vainglory, pride, vanity
[uaimh] nf. g. uamha; pl. uamhan, cave, den
[uain] See uan
[uaine] a. green, wan
[uainfheoil] nf. g. -e˛la, lamb flesh
[uainn] prep.pron. from us
[uaipe] prep.pron. from her
[uair] nf. g.+e; pl.+ean, hour, time : an uair, when : air uairean, at times
[uaireadair] nm. pl.+ean, a watch, time-keeper of any kind
[uaireiginn] nf. sometime
[uaisle] nf.ind. nobility, gentility; a. genteeler, politer, more courteous
[uaislich] va. ennoble, dignify
[uait] prep.pron. from you, s.
[uallach] a. cheerful, gay, vainglorious; stately, proud
[uallach] nm. g.v. -aich; pl. -aichean, load, burden, a charge, an assigned task
[Uallas] surname, g.v. -ais, Wallace
[uam] prep.pron. from me
[uamha] See uaimh
[uamharr] and [uamharra] a. dreadful, terrible, atrocious
[uamhas] nm. g.v. -ais; pl.+an, horror, terror, monster, object of terror
[uamhasach] a. terrible, awful, dreadful, shocking, horrible
[uamhunn] nf. g.d. -uinn; pl.+an, horror
[uan] nm. g.v. uain; pl. uain, a lamb
[uapa] prep.pron. from them
[uasal] a. noble, gentle, proud, genteel; nm. g.v. -ail; pl. uaislean, gentleman
[uat] prep.pron. from you, s. See uait
[uatha] prep.pron. from them
[ub-ab] nf. hubbub
[¨bh, ¨bh!] interj. expressive of aversion
[ubhal] nm. g.v. -ail; pl. ¨bhlan, apple; also abhall
[¨braid] nf. pl.+ean, confusion, bustle
[uchd] nm. breast, bosom, brow or side of a hill
[uchdach] nf. g.v. -aich; pl. -aichean, ascent, acclivity, breastplate
[uchd-Úideadh] nm. breastplate; inflected on the second element
[ud] yon, that, yonder; ud thall, over yonder
[udal] nm. g.v. -ail, dangling, moving, flitting
[udalan] nm. g.v. -ain, a swivel : clach an udalain, `the rolling stone'
[¨dlaidh] a. gloomy, sequestered
[ugan] nm. g.v. -ain; pl.+an, forepart of the breast, the neck
[ugh] nm. g.v. uigh; pl. uighean, egg : ugh-gluig, addled egg
[¨gh] udder. See ¨th
[¨ghdair] nm. pl.+ean, author
[¨ghdarras] nm. g.v. -ais, authority
[uibe] nm. pl.+achan, lump or mass of soft substance, particularly of dough
[uibhir] number. See uimhir
[¨idh] nf. g.+e; pl.+ean, desire, partiality, fondness, hope, expectation, interest, care, heed
[uidhe] nf. pl.+an, degree, step, pace, journey : uidh air n-uidh, bit by bit, step by step, by degrees
[uidheam] See uigheam
[uigheam] nf. g.d. -eim; pl.+an, furniture, accoutrements, instruments, dress, trappings, apparatus, equipage
[uigheamaich] va. equip, furnish with instruments, apparatus or dress
[uile] a. and nm. the whole, all : uile gu lÚir, altogether
[uilear] See fuilear
[uileann] nf. g. uilne; d. uilinn; pl. uilnean, the elbow, corner, angle
[¨ill] va. oil, besmear with oil
[¨illeadh] nm. g.v. -idh, oil, oiling
[Uilleam] pnm. g.v. -eim, William
[uilleann] nf. g.d. -inn, honeysuckle, woodbine
[uillt] See allt
[uime] prep.pron. about him
[uimpe] prep.pron. about her
[¨ine] nf.ind. a time, season, time
[¨inich] nf. bustle, hurry
[uinneag] nf. g.d. -eig; pl.+an, window
[uinnean] nm. g.v. -ein; pl. -einean, onion
[uinnseann] nm. g.v. -inn, ash, ash tree
[uipinn] nf. pl.+ean, a treasure, a hoard
[¨ir] nf. g. ¨ireach, mould, dust, earth
[uircean] nm. g.v. -ein; pl. -einean, little pig, young pig
[¨ird] See ˛rd
[uireachan] pl. of uirigh
[uiread] nm.ind. so much, as much, amount
[uireasbhuidh] nf. pl.+ean, want, indigence, poverty, need
[uiridh] last year. See uraidh
[uirigh] nf. pl.+ean, couch, bed, ledge in a precipice
[¨irsgeul] nm. g.v. -e˛il; pl.+an, fable, novel, romance
[uiseag] nf. g.d. -eig; pl.+an, lark
[uisge] nm. pl.+achan, water
[uisge-beatha] nm. whisky (= aqua-vitae)
[uisgich] va. water
[uist!] hist! silence!
[ulag] nf. g.d. -aig; pl.+an, block for pulley
[ulaidh] nf. pl.+ean, a treasure
[ulfhartaich] nf.ind. howling
[ullachadh] nm. g.v. -aidh, preparing, preparation, provision
[ullamh] a. ready, prepared
[ullamhaich], [ullaich] va. prepare, make ready, provide for
[ultach] nm. g.v. -aich; pl. -aichean, armful, lapful
[umad] prep.pron. about you, s.
[umaibh] prep.pron. about you, pl.
[umainn] prep.pron. about us
[umam] prep.pron. about me
[umha] nm.ind. brass
[umhail] nf.ind. heed, attention, consideration; doubt, suspicion
[umhal] a. submissive, humble, obedient
[¨mhlachd] nf.ind. submissiveness, humility, obedience, obeisance, homage, humiliation
[umpa] prep.pron. about them
[¨mpaidh] nm. pl.+ean, dolt, blockhead
[ung] va. anoint
[¨nlagh] nm. pl.+an, a fine
[unnsa] nm. pl. -aidhean, ounce
[¨p] va. push, jostle
[¨pag] nf. g.d. -aig; pl.+an, a slight push
[¨r] a. fresh, new, recent, flourishing, young, vigorous, beautiful, fair
[ur] poss.pron. your. See bhur
[¨rach a' bheithe] fresh green beechwood
[¨raich] va. and vn. renew, be renewed, refresh, recreate, become fresh or green
[uraidh] nf. last year
[¨rar] a. fresh, flourishing, young, gay
[urball] See earball
[urchair] nf. g. -rach; pl. -raichean, a shot, a cast, a throw : urchair-thuiteamais, accidental or stray shot
[urchoid] nf. pl.+ean, hurt, mischief, detriment, calamity
[¨rlabhairt] nf.ind. speaking eloquently, eloquence, oratory
[¨rlar] nm. g.v. -air; pl.+an, floor of a house
[¨rnuigh] nf. pl.+ean, prayer, praying
[urra] nm. pl.+idhean, person
[urradh] nm. g.v. -aidh; pl. -aidhean, authority, guarantee, author
[urrainn] nm. promoter, author, beginner; power, ability : is urrainn mi, or : is urrainn domh, I can, I am able : a b' urrainn, who could
[urram] nm. g.v. -aim, respect, reverence, honour, deference
[urramach] a. honourable, reverend
[urramaich] va. honour, respect, revere
[urras] nm. g.v. -ais; pl.+an, surety, guarantee, a cautioner, audacity, confidence
[ursainn] nm. pl. -annan, door post, side of a door
[usa] a. easier. Better asa
[usga] and [ugsa] nm. pl. -ichean, full grown coal fish
[usgar] nm. g.v. -air; pl.+raichean, jewel, ornament, bell on liquor
[utag] nf. g.d. -aig; pl.+an, a push, jostle
[utagaich] va. push, jostle
[¨th] nm. g.+a; pl.+annan, udder
[¨trais] nf. confused mass

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