pronoun1 pronoun object of verbé
► (as direct object of verbs in Irish)é I saw him chonaic mé édo you believe him? an gcreideann tú é?let him in lig isteach é, scaoil isteach éthey were praising him bhí siad á mholadh
► (with verb and preposition phrases in Irish)she loves him tá grá aici dóshe asked him to go d'iarr sí air imeachtwe told him to ring home dúramar leis glaoch abhailethey helped him chuidigh siad leis, chabhraigh siad leislet him sleep lig dó codladh 2 pronoun object of prepositioné I sat between him and the door shuigh mé idir é agus an doraswe'll be lost without him beimid caillte gan éhe took a book with him thug sé leabhar leisthey depend on him tá siad ag brath airthey were talking about him bhí siad ag caint faoiwe're very proud of him táimid an-bhródúil asit could lead to him being prosecuted d'fhéadfaí an dlí a chur air mar gheall airgifts for him and her bronntanais d'fhir agus do mhnáthe money goes to him who wins beidh an t-airgead ag an bhfear a bhuafaidh
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3 pronoun informal after 'be' in emphatic structuresé eisean it's him eisean atá ann, is é atá annit was him that said it eisean a dúirt é, is é a dúirt éit would be him who would start it eisean a thosódh éit's him I was looking for eisean a bhí mé a lorgit's him I'm asking is desean atá mé ag fiafraí, is airsean atá mé ag cur na ceistewhat would you do if you were him? céard a dhéanfá dá mba tusa eisean?, cad a dhéanfá dá mbeifeá ina bhrógasan? 4 pronoun emphatic or comparative formeisean it's either me or him! mise nó eisean!anybody but him aon duine ach eiseandon't show it to him ná taispeáin dósan édon't follow him ná lean eiseanhim I respect tá meas agam airsean'Who did that?' 'Him.' 'Cé a rinne é sin?' 'Eisean.'Úna broke it not him Úna a bhris é agus ní heisean'Tell a lie? Him?' 'Bréag a insint? Eisean?' 5 pronoun informal typical representation of himselfeisean that isn't really him ní mar sin a bhíonn sé dáiríre 6 pronoun in exclamationssilly him! nach eisean an t-amadán!, nach eisean an ceann cipín!poor him! nach eisean an trua Mhuire!lucky old him! nach air atá an t-ádh!, nach méanar dó!