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person

1. noun individual2. noun people in general3. noun someone unknown4. noun someone in particular line of work5. noun liking specific thing, activity6. noun person's body7. noun grammar
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1 noun individualduine masc4  c m ua young person duine ógyou have the wrong person tá an duine mícheart agat, tá an té mícheart agat €10 per person €10 an duine what type of person is she? (also what sort of person is she?, what kind of person is she?) cén sórt duine í?, cén cineál duine í?, cén saghas í? 2 noun people in generalduine masc4  c m ua person wouldn't know what he should do ní bheadh a fhios ag duine céard ba chóir dó a dhéanamh, ní bheadh a fhios ag duine céard ab fhearr dó a dhéanamhpeople said it was my fault dúirt daoine áirithe gur ormsa a bhí an locht
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3 noun legal someone unknownduine masc4  c m u person or persons unknown duine nó dream anaithnid 4 noun someone in particular line of workshe's a business person bean ghnó atá intihe's a sales person is fear díolacháin écontact person teagmhálaí 5 noun liking specific thing, activityI'm more of a night person than a morning person is fearr liom an oíche ná an mhaidin, is fearr a bhím san oíche ná ar maidinhe's a people person tá an-bhá aige le daoine, tá sé go maith le daoine, tá bealach maith aige le daoineshe's not a cat person at all ní maith léi cait in aon chor, ní bean mhór cat í 6 noun person's bodyhe rarely washes his person is annamh a níonn sé é féinit was an attack upon my person ionsaí orm féin a bhí annI don't have it on my person níl sé ar iompar agam, níl sé liom 7 noun grammarpearsa fem5  c m uin the first person, plural sa chéad phearsa, uimhir iolra
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as a person

I admire her as a politician and as a person tá meas agam uirthi mar pholaiteoir agus mar dhuine

in person

you'll have to collect it in person caithfidh tú féin é a bhailiúhe's quite nice in person tá sé deas go leor nuair a bhuaileann tú leishe looks better in person than on TV tá cuma níos fearr air ina steillbheatha ná mar atá ar an teilifís

in the person of

the school, in the person of its principal, made a statement rinne an scoil ráiteas trí bhíthin an phríomhoide, rinne an príomhoide ráiteas ar son na scoile

to be your own person

he's his own person duine ann féin é, tá a bhealach féin aigeI grew up and became my own person d'fhás mé suas agus bhí m'intinn féin agam, d'fhás mé suas agus rinne mé mo chomhairle féin

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