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The Gaelic-English dictionary

Author: Colin B D Mark
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book fulfils a keenly-felt need for a modern, comprehensive dictionary ofScottish Gaelic into English. The numerous examples of usage and idiom in thework have been modelled on examples culled from modern literature, and encompassmany registers, ranging from modern colloquial speech to more elaborateliterary constructions. The main contemporary terms and idiomatic phraseology, often not available in other  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Mark, Colin B.D.
Gaelic-English dictionary.
London ; New York : Routledge, 2003
(OCoLC)50527229
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Colin B D Mark
ISBN: 0203222598 9780203222591 9780415297608 0415297605 9781134430611 1134430612 9781134430567 1134430566 9781134430604 1134430604 9780415297615 0415297613 1842055917 9781842055915 1280314567 9781280314568 9786610314560 661031456X
OCLC Number: 252765585
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xlviii, 736 pages)
Contents: Cover --
The Gaelic-English Dictionary --
Contents --
Preface --
1. Symbols and Abbreviations used in the Dictionary --
Symbols --
Abbreviations in brackets are labels --
Abbreviations in italics are grammatical labels --
General abbreviations --
2. Using the Dictionary --
General --
Lenition --
Single letter prefixes --
Dh' --
Apostrophes --
eu and ia --
Spelling reform --
Forms --
Capital letters --
Square brackets --
Round brackets --
Grammar --
Layout --
3. Spelling and Pronunciation --
The alphabet and the accented letters --
Lenition --
Slenderisation / palatalisation --
The spelling rule --
The 'schwa' --
Pre-aspiration --
Rd and rt --
Hiatus --
Guide to pronunciation --
4. Contents of Appendices --
A, a --
A! --
a --
a --
a --
a --
a' --
a' --
a --
a --
a --
à --
a- --
aba, -achan --
abachadh, -aidh --
abaich, -e --
abaich, -achadh --
abaichead, -eid --
abaid, -e, -ean --
abair, ràdh --
abairt, -e, -ean --
abairt-gun-smuain --
àbhacas, -ais --
àbhachd --
àbhachdach, -aiche --
àbhachdas, -ais --
abhag, -aige, -an --
abhainn, aibhne, aibhnichean --
àbhaist, -e --
àbhaisteach, -iche --
abharsaic, -e, -ean --
abhcaid, -e, -ean --
abhcaideach, -iche --
abhlan, -ain, -an --
abhras, -ais --
abhsadh, -aidh --
ablach, -aich, -aichean --
abstol, -oil, -oil --
aca --
Acadamaidh, -ean --
Acadamh, -aimh --
acaid, -e, -ean --
acain, -e --
acainn, -e --
acainn-glanaidh --
suathaidh --
acainneach, -iche --
acair, acrach, acraichean --
acaire, -ean --
acarsaid, -e, -ean --
acfhainn, -e --
acfhainneach --
ach --
achadh, -aidh, -aidhean --
achadh-buana --
achanaich, -e, -ean --
achd, -an / -annan --
achlais, -e, -ean --
achlasan, -ain --
achmhasan, ain --
achrannach, -aiche --
acrach, -aiche --
acrachadh, -aidh --
acraich, -achadh --
acras, -ais --
acrasach, -aiche --
acriolaic / acriolaig --
actair, -ean --
actar, -air, -an --
'ad --
ad, aide, adan / adaichean --
adag, -aige, -an --
adagachadh, -aidh --
adagaich, -achadh --
adenin --
adha, adhaichean / ainean --
adhaltraiche, -ean --
adhaltranaiche, -ean --
adhaltranas, -ais --
adhar, -air --
adhar-fhànas --
adharc, -airce, -an --
adharc-fhùdair --
adharcach --
adharcan-luachrach --
adharspeurach --
adhart, -airt --
adhart, air adhart --
adhart, -airt, -an --
adhartach, -aiche --
adhartachadh, -aidh --
adhartachaidh --
adhartaich, -achadh --
adhartas, -ais, -an --
adhbhar, -air, -air / -an --
adhbharach --
adhbharachadh, -aidh --
adhbharaich, -achadh --
adhbrann, -ainn, -ean --
adhlacadh, -aidh --
adhlaic, -acadh.
Other Titles: Faclair Gàidhlig-Beurla
Responsibility: Colin Mark.

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'Anyone who has tried to learn Scottish Gaelic will be aware of the lack of an up-to-date, practical dictionary. Mr Mark has plugged the gap triumphantly. I heartily recommend it.' - Victor Price, Read more...

 
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