IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From orm +‎ -sa.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɔɾˠəmˠsˠə/

PronounEdit

ormsa

  1. first-person singular emphatic of ar
    Tá athas ormsa bualadh leat.
    I’m very happy to meet you. (literally “There is happiness on me to meet you.”)

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish formsa. Cognates include Irish ormsa and Manx orryms.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ormsa

  1. first-person singular emphatic of air: on me
    Tha mi cinnteach nach eil fhios agad dè an t-ainm a tha ormsa.
    I'm certain you don't know what my name is.
    (literally, “I'm certain you don't know what name is on me.”)

InflectionEdit

Personal inflection of air
Number Person Simple Emphatic
Singular 1st orm ormsa
2nd ort ortsa
3rd m air airsan
3rd f oirre oirrese
Plural 1st oirnn oirnne
2nd oirbh oirbhse
3rd orra orrasan