Pota Focal Intergaelic Global Glossary Terminologue Phrasomatic
Gluais TíHouse Glossary Gluais Beo!Beo! Glossary TeasárasThesaurus BriathraVerbs
riail rialachán rialaigh rialáil rialta rialtán rialtas riamh rian rianaigh riar riarachán riaráiste riarthóir ridire ridireacht righneas rím rinc rinceoir rinse
riamh
ADVERB
never
níor léigh riamh é
I have never read it
riamh
ADVERB
ever
an raibh riamh i bPáras?
have you ever been to Paris?
STAITISTICÍ · STATISTICS
Is é riamh an 180ú focal is minice úsáid sa Ghaeilge. Tagann sé chun cinn uair amháin i ngach 2,182 focal.
Riamh is the 180th most frequently used word in Irish. It occurs once in every 2,182 words.
Samplaí gaolmhara
Related examples
ar bhlais riamh é?
have you ever tasted it?
an bhfaca riamh a leithéid?
have you ever seen such a thing?
níor chuala a leithéid de sheafóid riamh
I've never heard such nonsense
níor mharaigh aon duine riamh
I never killed anybody
níor fhreastail ar ollscoil riamh
I never attended university
níor phós riamh
he never married
cathain a chonaic an fharraige don chéad uair riamh?
when did you see the sea for the first time ever?
An raibh riamh i gCarna?
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
Have you ever been to Carna?
imrím galf riamh.
Éamonn Ó Dónaill: Turas Teanga, RTÉ/Gill & Macmillan, 2004
I never play golf.
Thaitin go mór liom agus níor thiteamar amach le chéile riamh.
I liked him very much and we never fell out.
Is mór an trua dom nach bhfaca an dráma riamh.
'Beo!', beo.ie
I regret very much that I never saw the play.
Níor bhuail le duine ba shleamhaine riamh.
'Beo!', beo.ie
I never met a more slippery person.
Iomlán a bhfuair bás sa teach seo riamh.
Séamus Ó Grianna: Caisleáin Óir, eag. Niall Ó Dónaill, Cló Mercier, 1976
Everybody who ever died in this house.
Ba mhaith riamh é go dtí seo.
Séamus Ó Grianna: Caisleáin Óir, eag. Niall Ó Dónaill, Cló Mercier, 1976
It is only now that things started to be bad in earnest.
Níor chuala gadaíocht curtha síos riamh.
Séamus Ó Grianna: Caisleáin Óir, eag. Niall Ó Dónaill, Cló Mercier, 1976
I've never heard him being accused of stealing.
raibh le fada riamh?
Séamus Ó Grianna: Caisleáin Óir, eag. Niall Ó Dónaill, Cló Mercier, 1976
Where was he all that time?