Pota Focal Intergaelic
Gluais TíHouse Glossary Gluais Beo!Beo! Glossary TeasárasThesaurus BriathraVerbs
faoistin faomh faomhadh faopach farantóireacht faraor farasbarr farraige fás fásach fáscadh fáslach fásra fásta fata fáth fathach fáthmheas fáthscéal feabhas Feabhra
farraige
FEMININE NOUN
SYNONYM: muir
SYNONYM: lear
OPPOSITE: talamh
sea
bádh é agus é ag snámh san fharraige
he drowned while swimming in the sea
mise i mo chónaí díreach in aice na farraige
I live right beside the sea
Foirmeacha gramadaí
Grammatical forms
farraige
FEMININE NOUN
GENITIVE SINGULAR
farraige
NOMINATVE PLURAL
farraigí
GENITIVE PLURAL
farraigí
Iontrálacha gaolmhara
Related entries
cois farraige
beside the sea
i mo chónaí cois farraige
I live beside the sea
ar farraige
at sea
ar farraige ar talamh?
at sea or on land?
STAITISTICÍ · STATISTICS
Is é farraige an 427ú focal is minice úsáid sa Ghaeilge. Tagann sé chun cinn uair amháin i ngach 4,942 focal.
Farraige is the 427th most frequently used word in Irish. It occurs once in every 4,942 words.
Samplaí gaolmhara
Related examples
an teach cóngarach don fharraige
the house is near the sea
téann an abhainn i bhfarraige sa chuan
the river enters the sea in the harbour
bhi báisteach ag séideadh isteach ón bhfarraige go treallach
rain was blowing in from the sea intermittently
Beidh muid ag snámh sa bhfarraige an samhradh seo.
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
We will be swimming in the sea this summer.
An dtaitníonn an fharraige leat?
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
Do you like the sea?
Taitníonn an fharraige thar cionn liom.
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
I like the sea a lot.
Téim ag snámh sa bhfarraige chuile den bhliain. Fiú sa gheimhreadh?
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
I go swimming in the sea ever day of the year. Even in the winter?
cois farraige ach gar don chathair freisin.
'Gaeilge gan Stró!', Beginners Level, ranganna.com
It's beside the sea but close to the city as well.
Inseoidh mise do m'athair air é, ach é a theacht ón fharraige.
Séamus Ó Grianna: Caisleáin Óir, eag. Niall Ó Dónaill, Cló Mercier, 1976
I'll tell my father on him as soon as he comes from the sea.
Is minic a shuíodh siad ina mbeirt ar bhruach na farraige.
Séamus Ó Grianna: Caisleáin Óir, eag. Niall Ó Dónaill, Cló Mercier, 1976
They would often sit, the two of them, on the bank of the sea.
an teach in aice na farraige
the house is near the sea
an teach trí slat ón fharraige
the house is three yards from the sea
cathain a chonaic an fharraige don chéad uair riamh?
when did you see the sea for the first time ever?
Bhí dreach gruama, dorcha ar an fharraige ag na néalta dubha fearthainne.
The black rain clouds made the sea look gloomy and dark.