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
sgath /sgah/
boir. gin. sgaith, iol. -an
flower, blossom (archaic)
sgath /sgah/ Listen
fir. gin. -a, iol. -an
1 tiny piece, particle 2 anything 3 nothing
sgàth /sgaː/
fir. gin. -a, iol. -an
1 shade, shadow 2 dread, apprehension
sgath /sgah/ Listen
gn. ag. -adh
1 prune, lop off! 2 harm, injure! 3 destroy!
sgath /sgah/
fir. gin. -a
destruction, waste
sgàth /sgaː/
boir. gin. -a, iol. -an
1 hurdle 2 wattled door
air sgàth
roi. gin. (air mo/do/a/a/ar/ur/an sgàth)
1 for the sake of, in the interest of (requires the genitive) 2 because of, on account of (requires the genitive)
air sgàth an Tì mhath
for Heaven's/goodness sake
cha robh sgath ann ach dìreach gun dug iad a-mach Pabaigh
they barely made it to Pabbay
is minig a chaill duine làn na léigh air sgàth imlich a chùil
to make big losses chasing small targets, to lose out by losing track of the big picture (fig.)
gun sgath am Fear Mór thu!
damn you, to Hell with you, deil tak ye! (fig.)
sgàth-fhras
boir. gin. -fhroise, iol. -an
passing/short shower
sgàth-fhrasag
boir. gin. -aige, iol. -an
passing/short shower
bogha-frois, bogha-frois, tàr ás, tàr ás, trì stràcan dhen chrios, cuir an t-uisge ás, na buachaillean bochd air sgàth nan cnoc ag iarraidh air Dia an t-uisge a chur ás
rain, rain go away come again another day; rain, rain go away Little Johnny wants to play (fig.)
na biodh sgàth ort
don't be afraid
sgath bunan
cut off the roots (of a sheaf, in preparation for thatching)!
sop air sgàth sgoinne
token gesture
a h-uile sgath pàipeir Listen
every bit/scrap of paper
air mo sgàth-sa Listen
for my sake
air sgàth ainm Listen
for name's sake, as a gesture
air sgàth Chrìosta! Listen
for Christ's sake!
cha ghabh sgath dèanamh ri Calum
Calum is a hopeless case
fo sgàth na creige
under the rock
sgath geugan dheth
lop branches!
Sgàth Rìgh agus Crùin!
For King and Country!
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Toraidhean Dwelly
sgàth
-a, -an, sm Shadow, shade. 2 Pretence. 3 Disgust. 4 Fright, fear, dread, apprehension. 5 Sake...an còrr
sgàth
-a, -an, sf Hurdle. 2 Door secured by a hurdle. prov. 3 Threshed or scutched flax. 4 W...an còrr
sgath
pr pt a' sgath & a' sgathadh, va Lop off, prune, cut off. 2 Destroy. 3 Bite, sting...an còrr
sgath
-a, sm Consuming, destruction, waste, havoc. 2 Damage by cattle. 3 Tow, thirds, the short par...an còrr
sgàth
see sgàthadh.
air sgàth
prep For the sake of.
barrach
-aich, sm Top branches of trees, brush-wood. 2 Birch. 3 Fine tow (“firsts” — “seconds” are bu...an còrr
deichnear
sm Ten persons. 2 Decade. Air sgàth dheichnear, for the sake of ten persons; cha robh ...an còrr
air
prep On, upon. 2 Of, concerning. 3 For, on account of. 4 By. 5 With. 6 Also signifying the sa...an còrr
ath-sgath
va Reprune, lop again, cut down again.
pailm-sgàth
-àith, -an, sm Gourd.
sgà
see sgàth.
sgàithean
-ein, -an, sm dim of sgàth. Small shadow. 2 Small shade, parasol.
sgaithte
pt pt of sgath. Lopped off, cut off, pruned. 2 Bitten. 3 Stung. 4 Destroyed.
sgathanachas
-ais, sm see sgath.
sgathadh
-aidh, sm Lopping off, severing, act of lopping off or pruning. 2 Biting, act of biting. 3 Hu...an còrr
sgath-bhàrd
-àird, sm Satirist, lampooner.
sgàth-fhras
(CR) sf Passing shower — W. of Ross-shire & Argyllshire.
sgàth-lann
-lainn, -an, sf Booth, cover, tent, shed, shop, penthouse.
sgàth-thaigh
-ean, sm Porch
sgathta
pt pt of sgath. Pruned, lopped off. 2 Bitten, stung. 3 Injured, hurt.
sgoinn
-e, sf Care, attention, carefulness, moment. 2 Heed. 3 Efficacy, power, effect, good effect o...an còrr
sgoith
v. see sgath.
sgreamh
-eimhe, & -a, sm Loathing, abhorrence, disgust, nausea. 2** Disgusting sight. 3* Thin scu...an còrr
soinne
Air sgàth soinne, for the sake of peace Sgeul. nan Caol, p. 89. (sgoinne)
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