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hers

1 pronoun possessive pronoun
► (when object or objects are not specifically named)
a ceannsa  c m ua cinnse  c m uan ceann s'aicisena cinn s'aicisean chuid s'aicisea cuidse  c m uwhich one is hers? cé acu ceann a ceannsa?his car is beside hers tá a charrsan taobh lena ceannsa, tá an carr s'aigesean taobh leis an gceann s'aiciseyour socks are the same as hers is ionann do stocaíse agus a cinnse, is ionann na stocaí s'agatsa agus na cinn s'aicisemy hair is longer than hers tá mo chuidse gruaige níos faide ná a cuidse, tá mo chuid gruaigese níos faide ná an chuid s'aicise
► (when object or objects are specifically named)
a ...-saa ...-sean ... s'aicisehers wasn't a simple situation níor chás simplí é a cás-sahis name was on the letter along with hers bhí a ainmsean ar an litir chomh maith lena hainmse, bhí an t-ainm s'aigesean ar an litir chomh maith leis an ainm s'aiciseyour son is older than hers tá do mhacsa níos sine ná a macsa, tá do mhacsa níos sine ná an mac s'aicise
► (indicating ownership or possession)
the money is hers is léi an t-airgead, is léise an t-airgeadis that car hers? an léise an carr sin?, an é sin an carr s'aicise?, an é sin a carrsa?is that hers? an léise é sin?, an é sin a ceannsa?the money was hers to spend ba léise an t-airgead a chaitheamh, ba léise an t-airgead lena chaitheamhthe house is hers and hers alone is léise agus léise amháin an teachthis brother of hers an deartháir seo aicia friend of hers cara léi, cara dá cuidhe was no friend of hers níorbh aon chara di évictory was hers bhí buaite aici, bhí léi
2 pronoun informal sb's housea teachsa  c m uan teach s'aicisewe went round to hers chuamar go dtí a teachsa, chuamar go dtí an teach s'aicise, chuamar tigh s'aicise
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3 pronoun informal sb's drinkmake hers a strong espresso espresso láidir a bheidh aicise 4 pronoun expressing authorshipthat book of hers an leabhar sin léi, an leabhar sin dá cuid

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