Am Faclair Beag

Faclair Gàidhlig is Beurla le Dwelly 'na bhroinn
An English - Scottish Gaelic dictionary incorporating Dwelly

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Toraidhean an Fhaclair Bhig
geal /gʲaL/
bua. coi. gile
1 white 2 fine
geal /gʲaL/
fir. gin. gil
1 white object or substance 2 target (in shooting)
geal /gʲaL/
gn. ag. -adh
1 whiten, bleach! 2 suffer blight!
geal-bhuidhe
bua. neo-ath.
bright yellow
ged is dubh eun an fhithich e 's geal 'na sùilean fhéin e
every mother's child is handsome (fig.)
breac-geal
fir. gin. bric-ghil, iol. bric-gheala
rainbow/salmon trout (oncorhynchus mykiss)
cha seas esan a làmh do dhuine dubh no geal
he won't buy anyone a drink, he never stumps up for a round (fig.)
feusgan-geal
fir. gin. -ain-ghil, iol. -ain-gheala
fan mussel (atrina fragilis)
cho geal ris an t-sneachd /xɔ gʲaL rʲiʃ əN trɛ͂xg/
as white as snow
iasg-geal
fir. gin. éisg-ghil, iol. éisg-gheala
1 white fish (fish with white flesh) 2 (occ.) unspecific term for a high-value fish such as salmon, sea trout or even prawns
cho geal ris a' chnàimh
as white as snow (fig.)
cho geal ris an anart
as white as snow (fig.)
dearcan-geal
fir. gin. -ain-ghil, iol. -an-geala
white currant (ribes rubrum subsp. alba)
chaidh an t-iasg air a' bhlian-gheal /xaj əNʲ tʲiəsg ɛrʲ ə vliən ʝaL/
the fish started floating upside-down/belly-up
geal-cheireach
bua. coi. -riche
white-tailed/buttocked
crotal-geal
fir. gin. -ail-ghil
crab's eye lichen (ochrolechia parella)
airgead geal
silver money/coinage
geal na sùla
white of the eye, sclera
fionnan-geal
fir. gin. -ain-ghil, iol. -ain-gheala
marsh/northern grass-of-Parnassus (parnassia palustris)
geal-spàs
fir. gin. -spàis
whitespace
latha geal air chor-eigin ...
someday, one day ...
geal-bhàn
bua. coi. -bhàine
very/exceedingly fair
clàr-geal
fir. gin. clàir-ghil, iol. -an-geala
whiteboard
blian-geal
fir. gin. bléin-ghil, iol. bléin-gheala
underbelly/underside (where the belly is lighter, for example a countershaded fish)
gille-geal
fir. gin. -ghil, iol. -n-geala
dogwhelk, (Atlantic) dogwinkle (nucella lapillus)
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Toraidhean Dwelly
geal
gile, a. White. 2* Fond of. 3 Clear, bright, radiant, glistening. 4†† Pure. Chan eil e geal d...an còrr
geal
gil, sm Anything white. 2 Mark to shoot at. 3* The white part of anything. 4(DU) Slice from t...an còrr
geal
-a, -achan, see deal.
geal
(DC) s The Moon. Hebrides.
geal
(DU) va Whiten, bleach, suffer blight. Gheal an t-arbhar, the corn suffered blight.
geal
a Term of approbation. Mo ghille geal, my good lad.
fèath
-a, -an, sm [f. in Argyll and some other parts]. Calm, tranquillity. 2 Learning...an còrr
breac-geal
sm Salmon-trout.
fìon-geal
sm White wine.
ceannach
-aich, sm Hire, price, wages. 2 Purchase, purchasing, buying. 3** Bargain. 4 Reward. 5 Bribe....an còrr
gile
comp of geal. Whiter, whitest. Nas gile, whiter.
gruth
-uith, sm Curds. Cho geal 's an gruth, as white as curds.
preas nan sgeachag
sm Whitethorn, hawthorn (crataegus monogyna), see sgìtheach geal.
siùcar
-air, sm Sugar. Siùcar pronn, moist, sugar; siùcar candaidh, candied sugar; siù...an còrr
sùil
gen sing sùl & sùla, dat. sùil, voc. a shùil! npl sùilean, genpl ...an còrr
dath
-a, -an [& -aithean,] sm Colour, stain, dye, tincture. 2 Colouring, appearance. Cha luidh...an còrr
eu-
neg particle, also eug-, ea-, ei-, and a-. The following remarks about the distinguishing fea...an còrr
eàrr
-a, -an, sm [f. in Badenoch]. End, conclusion. 2 Extremity, limit, boundary, bo...an còrr
each
eich, n pl eich, dat. pl. eachaibh, sm Horse, 2* Brute.
Parts of a Horse...an còrr
laogh
-aoigh, pl. laoigh & laoghan, sm Calf, the young of a cow or deer. 2 Term of endea...an còrr
dealan-dé
-ain-, sm Butterfly. [Butterflies are very frequently confounded with moths, which are a diff...an còrr
mias
-éise, -an, sf Plate, dish, platter. 2 Plate of meat. 3(DU) Basin. 4** rarely Altar. G...an còrr
geal-chlaidheamh
** -eimh, sm Bright sword.
geal-ghlac
** -aic, sm Fair hand. A rìbhinn nan geal-ghlac! you fair-handed maiden!
geal-ghréine
(an ~) sm. Fingal's banner.
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