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other

1. determiner additional or further to the one(s) in question2. determiner remaining after exclusion of the one(s) in question3. determiner different from the one(s) already known or specified; alternative4. determinerpronoun either of a set of two or one of a larger set whose members are known5. determiner reverse, opposite6. pronoun
phrases
1 determiner additional or further to the one(s) in questioneile  c m unach iad  c m ule cois  c m uother problems fadhbanna eile, fadhbanna nach iada couple of her other friends cúpla cara eile léi, cúpla cara eile dá cuidwe saw elephants and lions, among other animals chonaiceamar eilifintí agus leoin, i measc ainmhithe eile; chonaiceamar eilifintí agus leoin, agus ainmhithe eile nach iadif there are no other questions, we'll finish the meeting mura bhfuil tuilleadh ceisteanna ag aon duine, cuirfimid deireadh leis an gcruinniú 2 determiner remaining after exclusion of the one(s) in questioneile  c m uthe other two were tired bhí an bheirt eile tuirseach, bhí tuirse ar an mbeirt eilethe only other guests were her own family ní raibh d'aíonna eile ann ach a muintir féinmy mother's other photographs grianghraif eile mo mháthar
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3 determiner different from the one(s) already known or specified; alternative
► (general alternatives)
eile  c m usome other day, perhaps lá éigin eile, b'fhéidir in other words i bhfocail eile, is é sin le rá, lena rá ar bhealach eile other people daoine eilethis shop is good but so are others tá an siopa seo go maith ach tá siopaí maithe eile ann freisin
► (specific alternative to a particular situation/thing)
a mhalairt dea athrach deI wanted to go but my mother had other ideas theastaigh uaimse dul ann ach bhí a mhalairt de smaoineamh ag mo mháthair, bhí mise ag iarraidh dul ann ach bhí a athrach de smaoineamh ag mo mháthair
4 determiner, pronoun either of a set of two or one of a larger set whose members are known... eilethey killed four of the men and wounded the other mharaigh siad ceathrar de na fir agus ghortaigh siad an duine eilerunning was the only other thing I was good at an rith an t-aon rud eile a raibh mé go maith aigetake her other hand beir ar a lámh eilethat other shoe an bhróg eile sinyou have to agree with one or other point of view caithfidh tú aontú le tuairim amháin nó leis an gceann eileone way or the other this was going to happen bhí sé seo chun titim amach ar ais nó ar éigean, tharlódh sé seo slí amháin nó slí eileevery other day gach re lá, gach dara láwe each knew the effect it was having on the other bhí a fhios ag an mbeirt againn an tionchar a bhí aige ar an duine eileboth sides blamed the other chuir an dá thaobh an milleán ar a chéile 5 determiner reverse, oppositeeile  c m umalairt  c m uthe other direction an treo eile, malairt treo the other way round an taobh eile timpeall, an tslí eile timpeall, an bealach eile thartit was the other way round for me, I preferred the first half a mhalairt de scéal agamsa é, b'fhearr liomsa an chéad leath 6 pronouneile  c m uwere there many other of his pupils there? an raibh mórán eile dá chuid daltaí ann?
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one after the other

► (people)
duine ar dhuineduine i ndiaidh a chéile
► (things)
ceann ar cheannceann i ndiaidh a chéile

or other

someone or other duine éigin, duine amháin nó duine eilesomehow or other bealach amháin nó bealach eile, ar dhóigh éiginfor some reason or other ar chúis amháin nó ar chúis eile, ar chúis éigin

other than

1 except, apart fromcé is moite deseachaslasmuigh detaobh amuigh dewho other than your friends will tell you the truth cé eile seachas do chairde a inseoidh an fhírinne duit?I know nothing about boxing other than that it looks painful níl a fhios agamsa dada faoin dornálaíocht ach amháin go bhféachann sé pianmhar, níl a fhios agamsa dada faoi dhornálaíocht seachas go mbreathnaíonn sé pianmhar 2 different fromseachasdiomaite dea currency other than the euro airgeadra seachas an euroanywhere other than a coal mine aon áit seachas mianach guail, aon áit ach mianach guailit was said by none other than Solomon Solamh féin a dúirt é 3 differently fromach amháinseachaskeep the card somewhere other than with your passport coinnigh an cárta áit éigin seachas le do phas

the other day

an lá cheanaan lá eilean lá faoi dheireadh

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