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church

1. noun ARCHIT, REL building2. noun REL service3. noun REL organisation4. noun REL institution
phrases
1 noun ARCHIT, REL buildingeaglais fem2  c m ua 9th century church eaglais de chuid an 9ú haoischurch tower túr eaglaiseCatholic church eaglais  c m u, séipéal  c m u, teach pobail  c m uthey got married in the local church pósadh san eaglais áitiúil iad, pósadh sa séipéal áitiúil iadProtestant church eaglais  c m u, teampall  c m uthey got married in the local church pósadh san eaglais áitiúil iad, pósadh sa teampall áitiúil iad 2 noun REL service
► (in general sense)
young people are still going to church regularly tá na daoine óga fós ag dul chun na heaglaise go rialtasome people prefer a church wedding is fearr le daoine áirithe pósadh san eaglais
► (in the Catholic Church)
he stopped going to church ní théann sé ar aifreann a thuilleadh
► (in the Protestant Churches)
he stopped going to church ní théann sé chun an teampaill a thuilleadh
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3 noun REL organisationeaglais fem2  c m uthe leaders of the various churches ceannairí na n-eaglaisí éagsúlaevangelical church eaglais shoiscéalach 4 noun REL institutioneaglais fem2  c m uthe teachings of the church teagasc na heaglaise
phrases

as poor as a church mouse

he's as poor as a church mouse tá sé beo bocht, níl pingin rua aige, níl bonn bán aige

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