Pota Focal Intergaelic
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fálaigh fallás falsa faltanas fan fána fánach fanacht fanaile fánaíocht fann faobhar faoi faoileán faoiseamh faoistin faomh faomhadh faopach farantóireacht faraor
fanacht
MASCULINE NOUN
wait
Foirmeacha gramadaí
Grammatical forms
fanacht
MASCULINE NOUN
GENITIVE SINGULAR
fanachta
STAITISTICÍ · STATISTICS
Is é fanacht an 2,281ú focal is minice úsáid sa Ghaeilge. Tagann sé chun cinn uair amháin i ngach 43,381 focal.
Fanacht is the 2,281th most frequently used word in Irish. It occurs once in every 43,381 words.
Samplaí gaolmhara
Related examples
abair leis fanacht liom
tell him to wait for me
bhí ag fanacht ag doras an
he was waiting at the house door
na páistí ag fanacht amuigh
the children are waiting outside
beidh ag fanacht i gcarbhán
I'll be staying in a caravan
fós ag fanacht leis an litir
I am still waiting for the letter
féidir liom fanacht i mo dhúiseacht
I can't stay awake
bhfuil ag fanacht?
where are you staying?
Cén áit a bhfuil ag fanacht?
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
Where are you staying?
An féidir leat fanacht nóiméad?
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
Can you wait a minute?
An bhféadfá fanacht nóiméad?
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
Could you wait a minute?
ag fanacht in óstán
I am staying in a hotel
bhí ag fanacht le mo dheartháir agus i mBaile Átha Cliath
I was staying with my brother while I was in Dublin
muid ag fanacht ar an straitéis sin
we're continuing with that strategy
b'fhearr fanacht as amharc
it would better to stay out of view
is fearr linn fanacht i mbrúnna in óstáin
we prefer staying in hostels then in hotels
duit fanacht go dtí an deireadh
you don't need to wait till the end
bhí idir idir dhá chomhairle ar chóir dom fanacht imeacht
I didn't know whether I should stay or go
ag cur báistí, b'fhearr liom fanacht istigh
it is raining, I'd rather stay in
na páistí ag fanacht taobh amuigh
the children are waiting outside
ag cur báistí, b'fhearr liom fanacht taobh istigh
it is raining, I'd rather stay in
B'fhearr liom fanacht taobh istigh den fhoirgneamh.
I'd rather stay inside the building.
Beidh orainn fanacht go na Cáinaisnéise.
We'll have to wait until Budget Day.
Bhí idir dhá chomhairle ar chóir dom fanacht imeacht.
I didn't know whether I should stay or go.
féidir liom fanacht níos faide.
I can't wait any longer.
Ar mhiste leat fanacht nóiméad?
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
Would you mind waiting a minute?
bheidh siad ag fanacht in éindí linn.
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
They will not be staying with us.
Bhí ag fanacht uair an chloig ar thacsaí.
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
I was waiting for an hour for a taxi.
Rinne siad amach fanacht ar an talamh tirim go maidin.
Séamus Ó Grianna: Caisleáin Óir, eag. Niall Ó Dónaill, Cló Mercier, 1976
They decided to stay on dry land till morning.
caithfidh fanacht sa bhaile mar sin
you must stay at home then