pronoun1 pronoun subject of verbssí í
► (with verbs in Irish except the copula)sí she's sick tá sí tinnshe doesn't drink coffee ní ólann sí caifeshe didn't fall níor thit síshe'll come back tiocfaidh sí ar aisshe'd buy a car cheannódh sí carrshe ate it, didn't she? d'ith sí é, nár ith?'Did she call?' 'She did.' 'Ar ghlaoigh sí?' 'Ghlaoigh.'
► (with copula in Irish)í she's a vegetarian is feoilséantóir í, feoilséantóir is ea íshe was a teacher ba mhúinteoir í, múinteoir ba ea í'Is she the winner?' 'She is.' 'An ise an buaiteoir?' 'Is í.''Is she an expert?' 'She is.' 'An saineolaí í?' 'Is ea.'
► (with verb and preposition phrases in Irish)she doesn't care is cuma léishe had no money ní raibh aon airgead aicishe'll need time beidh am ag teastáil uaithi'Will she succeed?' 'She will, of course.' 'An éireoidh léi?' 'Éireoidh, cinnte.'
► (in passive structures)í she got injured gortaíodh íshe'll be disqualified dícháileofar í 2 pronoun emphatic or comparative form of subject of verbssise ise
► (with verbs in Irish except the copula)sise she's very good tá sise an-mhaithshe'll come back tiocfaidh sise ar aisshe and I are staying tá sise agus mise ag fanacht, tá sí féin agus mé féin ag fanacht'Who won?' 'She did.' 'Cé a bhuaigh?' 'Ise.'
► (with copula in Irish)ise she's a good player is imreoir maith ise, imreoir maith is ea iseshe was a teacher ba mhúinteoir ise, múinteoir ba ea ise'Is she the winner?' 'She is.' 'An ise an buaiteoir?' 'Is í.''Is she an expert?' 'She is.' 'An saineolaí ise?' 'Is ea.'
► (with verb and preposition phrases in Irish)she had no money ní raibh aon airgead aiciseshe'll need help beidh cabhair ag teastáil uaithise, beidh cuidiú de dhíth uirthise'Will she succeed?' 'She will, of course.' 'An éireoidh léise?' 'Éireoidh, cinnte.'
► (in passive structures)ise she got injured gortaíodh iseshe'll be nominated instead of you ainmneofar ise i d'áitse
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3 pronoun formal usage after 'be'í it is she is í atá annit was she who won ba í a bhuaigh
► (emphatic form)ise it is she ise atá annit was she who won ise a bhuaigh 4 pronoun female animalsí í she's a sheepdog is madra caorach íshe had a calf bhí lao aici 5 pronoun any womanan té an duine aon duine she who must be obeyed an té dá ndlitear umhlú 6 pronoun NAUT, AERO, AUTO car, boat, plane etcshe was lost with all hands cailleadh í féin agus a raibh ar bordshe's fairly heavy on petrol tá sí trom go leor ar pheitreal 7 pronoun countrysí í Ireland was restless and she would be for some time bhí Éire suaite agus bheadh sí amhlaidh go ceann tamaill
noun8 noun femalebaineannach masc1 ceann baineann is the dog a he or a she? an fireann nó baineann atá an madra?, an madra fireann nó madra baineann é?is Alex a he or a she? an fear nó bean é Alex?