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obair
FEMININE NOUN
VERBAL NOUN
SYNONYM: saothar
work
obair chrua
hard work
d'fhéadfainn obair go crua
I could work hard
ag obair
at work
working
níl sa bhaile, ag obair
he's not at home, he's at work
bhí ag obair go déanach
I was working late
níl dífhostaithe, ag obair
I am not unemployed, I work
ag obair i monarcha
I work in a factory
ag obair le IBM
he works for IBM
ag obair
to work
a naoi a chlog, caithfidh dul ag obair
it is nine o'clock, I must go to work
ag dul go Meiriceá ag obair
I am going to America to work
obair as lámha a chéile
work together
cooperate
bhí muid ag obair as lámha a chéile chun an fhadhb a réiteach
we worked together to fix the problem
Foirmeacha gramadaí
Grammatical forms
obair
FEMININE NOUN
GENITIVE SINGULAR
oibre
NOMINATVE PLURAL
oibreacha
GENITIVE PLURAL
oibreacha
Iontrálacha gaolmhara
Related entries
láthair oibre
workplace
an traein ag dul díreach ó mo theach go dtí mo láthair oibre
the train goes directly from my house to my workplace
STAITISTICÍ · STATISTICS
Is é obair an 69ú focal is minice úsáid sa Ghaeilge. Tagann sé chun cinn uair amháin i ngach 835 focal.
Obair is the 69th most frequently used word in Irish. It occurs once in every 835 words.
Samplaí gaolmhara
Related examples
ag obair mar aeróstach le haerlíne idirnáisiúnta éigin
she is working as a stewardess with some international airline
bhfuair aitheantas as mo chuid oibre
I didn't get recognition for my work
neart oibre fós le déanamh sna blianta amach romhainn
a lot of work still needs to be done in the years ahead
chuir an ríomhaire ag obair athuair
I started the computer again
bígí ag obair i mbeirteanna
work in pairs
bhí ar buile nuair a chuala nach raibh an obair déanta
she was mad when she heard the work hadn't been done
ag obair san áit chéanna le cúig bliana
I've been working in the same place for five years
an gceartófá m'obair bhaile?
would you correct my homework?
ag obair ó chian
teleworking
ag obair le comhlacht Meiriceánach
he's working for an American company
thug muid faoin obair ar bhonn córasach
we approached the work in a systematic manner
níl na coscáin ag obair
the brakes are not working
ar chríochnaigh an obair?
did you finish the work?
chrom ar an obair
I got down to work
mo chuid oibre
my work
dálaí oibre
working conditions
an diabhal obair bhaile seo
this damn homework
ag obair go dian
he is working hard
beidh an obair níos éasca tar éis tamaill
the work will be easier after a while
bhí ag obair i monarcha ach éirithe as
I was working at a factory but I am retired now
an obair críochnaithe agam faoi dheireadh
I have finally finished the work
geallta acu go mbeidh an obair críochnaithe go luath
they have promised that the work will be finished soon
glacfaidh an obair mhí
the work will take six months
dhírigh go huile agus go hiomlán ar an obair
she concentrated completely on the work
beidh obair leanúnach i gceist chun an sprioc a bhaint amach
continous work will be required to reach the target
an obair ar siúl i gcónaí
the work is still in progress
chaith bliain i mbun na hoibre sin
I spent a year doing that work
bhí na fir in ann ag obair chrua
the men were well able for hard work
cuirfimid d'ordú chun bealaigh laistigh de thrí oibre
we will dispatch your order within three working days
ag obair leis
he is working away
Seán agus mise ag obair le chéile
Seán and I work together
fágadh an obair gan críochnú de cheal ama
the work was left unfinished due to lack of time
Chaith muid bliain go leith i mbun na hoibre.
We spent a year and a half doing that work.
ag obair go páirtaimseartha.
I am working part-time.
ag obair i mbanc.
Diarmuid Ó Sé, Joseph Shiels: Teach Yourself Irish, Teach Yourself Books, 1998
I work in a bank.
ag dul soir go Gaillimh inniu tar éis na hoibre
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
I am going over [literally, "eastwards"] to Galway today after work.
Cén t-am a dtéann ag obair?
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
What time do you go to work?
ag obair in Indreabhán.
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
I am working in Indreabhán.
Is meicneoir é. maith leis an obair sin níos .
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
He is a mechanic. He doesn't like that job anymore.
Ba mhaith leis a bheith ag obair le ríomhairí.
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
He would like to be working with computers.
Cén áit a bhfuil ag obair?
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
Where do you work?
bhí ag obair mar fhreastalaí
I was working as a waitress
mar a tharlaíonn, mise ag obair sa chomhlacht céanna
as it happens, I work in the same company
meas agam ar do chuid oibre
I admire your work
an chuid is den obair déanta
most of the work is done
neart oibre fós le déanamh
a lot of work still needs to be done
ag obair go páirt-aimseartha
I am working part-time
ag obair sa siopa seo le trí bliana
I've been working in this shop for three years
déanfaidh smut eile oibre
I'll do another bit of work
uaireanta oibre solúbtha
flexible working hours
tugaimis faoin obair anois
let's start the work now
chuaigh thar lear ag lorg oibre
she went overseas looking for work
toradh ár n-oibre
the result of our work
an obair ag tosú
the work is beginning
tuairisc ar dhul chun cinn na hoibre
a report on how the work is progressing
bhí ag obair ar na báid turasóireachta
she was working on the tourist boats
bím ag obair go déanach uaireanta
I work late sometimes
chuir uime a chulaith oibre
he put on his work clothes
bhí siad fós i mbun oibre um an dtaca seo an bhliain seo caite
they were still working at this time last year
ag obair sa Roinn Oideachais.
He works in the Department of Education.
Beidh obair leanúnach i gceist chun an sprioc a bhaint amach.
Continous work will be involved to reach the target.
Bhí na fir in ann obair go crua.
The men were able to work hard.
Bím ag obair déanach san oíche.
I usually work late at night.
Chaith a saol ar fad i mbun na hoibre sin.
She spent her whole life doing that work.
an t-inneall in ainm is a bheith ag obair.
The engine is supposed to be working.
Cén obair a dhéanann ?
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
What work do you do?
na huaireanta a mbíonn ag obair?
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
What are the hours that you are [usually] working?
Bím ag obair óna naoi a chlog go dtí a cúig.
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
I [usually] work from nine o'clock to five.
An bhfuil ag obair i mBóthar na Trá fós?
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
Are you working in Salthill still?
ag obair i nGaillimh in oifig dhlíodóra, agus féin?
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
I am working in Galway in a lawyer's office, and yourself?
Níl ag obair faoi láthair. dífhostaithe.
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
I am not working at present. I am unemployed.
Beidh ag obair anseo as seo amach.
Colloquial Irish: The Complete Course for Beginners, Routledge, 2008
She will be working here from now on.
brón orm ach ag obair anocht.
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
I'm sorry but I'm working tonight.
Bail ó Dhia ar an obair.
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
God bless the work.
Ba bhreá liom, ach beidh ag obair déanach.
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
I'd love to but I'll be working late.
Mise atá ag obair anocht.
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
I'm the one working tonight.
Shíl go raibh Aoife ag obair anocht.
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
I thought Aoife was working tonight.
Rinne an-lá oibre inniu.
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
I did a great day's work today.
Domhnaigh, bím ag obair - ag déanamh réidh don tseachtain úr.
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
Sundays, I work - getting ready for the new week.
ag obair mar fhreastalaí i mbialann.
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
I am working as a waiter in a restaurant.
An ndearna sibh an obair go léir?
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
Did you do all the work?
Cén t-am a théann ag obair?
'Gaeilge gan Stró!', Beginners Level, ranganna.com
What time do you go to work?
Tosaím ag obair ag a naoi a chlog.
'Gaeilge gan Stró!', Beginners Level, ranganna.com
I start working at nine o'clock.
Fágaim an obair timpeall a cúig.
'Gaeilge gan Stró!', Beginners Level, ranganna.com
I leave work around five.
Cén t-am a thosaíonn ag obair?
'Gaeilge gan Stró!', Beginners Level, ranganna.com
What time do you start working?