See also: Róimh

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Etymology edit

From Old Irish rïam, the third-person singular masculine form of Old Irish , from Proto-Celtic *ɸrīs (compare Gaulish ris), from Proto-Indo-European *per-. Cognate with English first and Latin prīscus (former).

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Preposition edit

roimh (plus dative, triggers lenition)

  1. before
    an duine a bhí romhatthe person that was before you
    roimh a sé a chlogbefore six o’clock

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