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family

1. noun people related by blood2. noun offspring3. noun suitable for children4. noun of plants, animals5. noun of musical instruments6. noun of languages
phrases
1 noun people related by bloodteaghlach masc1  c m ucomhluadar masc1  c m uclann fem2  c m uthe family was happy in the new house bhí an teaghlach sásta sa teach nuathere's seven in the family tá seachtar sa teaghlach, tá seachtar sa chomhluadarSeán's family often visited thagadh muintir Sheáin ar cuairt go minicthe Sullivan family na Súilleabhánaigh, muintir Shúilleabháinthe Sweeney family Clann Mhic Suibhneonly close family was invited ní bhfuair ach garghaolta cuireadh, ní bhfuair cuireadh ach daoine atá gar i ngaol
modifierteaghlaigh  c m ufamily life saol an teaghlaighfamily member duine muinteartha, duine den teaghlachthey have a family history of diabetes tá diaibéiteas sa mhianach acu, tá diaibéiteas ag gabháil dá muintirshe worked in the family business d'oibrigh sí i ngnó an teaghlaigh, d'oibrigh sí i ngnó a muintire
2 noun offspringclann fem2  c m umuirín fem4  c m umuirear masc1  c m ucúram masc1  c m ushe had a large family bhí clann mhór aici, bhí muirín mhór uirthi, bhí muirear mór uirthimy wife and family mo bhean agus mo chlann, mo chúram they had a family of five bhí cúigear clainne acu to bring up a family (also to raise a family, to rear a family) clann a thógáil
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3 noun suitable for children
modifierteaghlaigh  c m ufamily entertainment siamsaíocht don teaghlach go léirfamily filter scagaire teaghlaighfamily show seó teaghlaigh
4 noun of plants, animalsfine fem4  c m uthe cat family fine na gcat 5 noun of musical instrumentsfine fem4  c m uclann familiar fem2  c m u 6 noun of languagesfine fem4  c m ulanguage family fine teangacha
phrases

to be family

I told him she's family dúirt mé leis gur bean mhuinteartha dom í, dúirt mé leis go bhfuil sí muinteartha dom, dúirt mé leis go bhfuil gaol aici liom

to be in the family way

informalbheith ag súilbheith ag iomparbheith ag gabháil aniar informal

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