Last modified on 15 July 2014, at 09:37

amárach

IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish i mbárach, from bárach (tomorrow), from Proto-Celtic *bārego- (morning) (compare Welsh bore, Cornish bore, Breton beure), perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥Hko- (compare English morning, Lithuanian mérkti (to blink, twinkle), Sanskrit मरीचि (marīci, ray of light)), from *mer- (to shimmer, shine) (compare Greek μέρα (méra, morning)), but the phonetic development would be highly irregular and unexplained.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [əˈmˠaːɾˠəx]

AdverbEdit

amárach

  1. tomorrow
    Beidh sé críochnaithe agam amárach.
    I will have finished it tomorrow.
    Beidh siad ag teacht amárach.
    They’re coming tomorrow.
    Ní bheidh mé anseo amárach.
    I won’t be here tomorrow.

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