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calendar year

noun BUS-ADM
bliain féilire  c m u

year

1. noun FIN, POLICE period of twelve months2. noun 1st January to 31st December3. noun when counting time4. noun ED group of students5. noun ED stage in education 6. noun ASTRON time it takes planet to orbit sun
phrases
1 noun also FIN, POLICE period of twelve monthsbliain fem3  c m ua year later bliain ina dhiaidh sinshe spent a year there chaith sí bliain anna year's break sos blianait's a year late tá sé bliain mall, tá sé bliain déanachwe've been waiting for a year táimid ag fanacht le bliainit lasted a year mhair sé bliainin a year's time i gceann bliana, faoi cheann blianawithin a year taobh istigh de bhliain, laistigh de bhliainduring the first year le linn na chéad bhliana, i gcaitheamh na chéad bhlianathroughout the year i rith na bliana, i gcaitheamh na blianawe'll be there for a year beimid bliain ann, beimid ann ar feadh blianaI haven't seen her for a year ní fhaca mé í le bliainit took a year to fix it thóg sé bliain chun é a dheisiú, ghlac sé bliain é a dheisiúa year ago bliain ó shinit happened a year ago last Friday tharla sé bliain is an Aoine seo caiteit'll be finished a year from today beidh sé críochnaithe bliain ón lá inniuonce a year uair sa bhliain, uair in aghaidh na bliana€1000 per year €1000 sa bhliain, €1000 in aghaidh na blianathey're paid by the year íoctar iad de réir na blianaas the years go by de réir mar a shleamhnaíonn na blianta thartover the years i gcaitheamh na mbliantafrom year to year ó bhliain go bliainfrom one year to the next ó bhliain go chéilehe was sentenced to three years' imprisonment gearradh trí bliana príosúin air 2 noun (also calendar year) 1st January to 31st Decemberbliain fem3  c m uthis year i mbliananext year an bhliain seo chugainnlast year anuraidh, an bhliain seo caite, an bhliain seo a chuaigh thart, an bhliain seo a d'imigh tharainnin the year 1991 sa bhliain 1991in the year two thousand sa bhliain dhá mhílein the year of our Lord 1979 sa bhliain d'aois ár dTiarna 1979
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3 noun when counting timebliain fem3  c m uI've known her for twenty years tá aithne agam uirthi le fiche bliainhe's eight years of age tá sé ocht mbliana d'aoisshe's three years old tá sí trí bliana d'aois 4 noun ED group of studentsbliain fem3  c m urang masc3  c m u Year 10 pupils daltaí Bhliain10 Year 5 children páistí Rang 5the third years will remain in the hall fanfaidh daltaí an tríú bliain sa halla 5 noun ED stage in education bliain fem3  c m ushe's in the second year of the degree tá sí sa dara bliain den chéimhe's the youngest in his year is é is óige ina bhliain, is é is óige ina rangwe were in the same year at school bhíomar in aon bhliain lena chéile ar scoil 6 noun ASTRON time it takes planet to orbit sunbliain fem3  c m u
phrases

all year round

(also

all the year round

) ó cheann ceann na blianaó thús deireadh na bliana

the best years of your life

na blianta is fearr de do shaol

never in a million years

(also

not in a million years

) I never in a million years thought that he'd do it níor smaoinigh mé riamh go ndéanfadh sé é'Would you wear a hat like that?' 'Not in a million years!' 'An gcaithfeása hata mar sin?' 'Seans na ngrást!'

the ... of the year

especially PRESS... na blianathe young entrepreneur of the year fiontraí óg na blianaplayer of the year scothimreoir na bliana

to put years on sb

this carry on would put years on you chuirfeadh an tseafóid seo na blianta ortthe beard puts ten years on him cuireann an fhéasóg deich mbliana air, fágann an fhéasóg cuma deich mbliana níos sine air

to take years off sb

the short hair takes years off her cuireann an ghruaig ghairid cuma i bhfad níos óige uirthiit has taken ten years off me feictear dom go bhfuil mé deich mbliana níos óige dá bharr

the year dot

informaltús amapeople have lived here since the year dot tá daoine ina gcónaí anseo ó thús amaI've known him since the year dot tá aithne agam air leis na cianta

year by year

1 as time goes bybliain ar bhliainle himeacht aimsire 2 looking at each year one by onebliain ar bhliain 3 every yeargach bliaingach uile bhliaingach aon bhliain

year after year

(also

year in year out

) bliain i ndiaidh bliana

year on year

(also

year by year

) especially COMM, FINbliain ar bhliainyear-on-year increase méadú bliain ar bhliain