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Similar words: whom · rho · why · woo · whole · whore · whorl · whose · Ohio · ahoy
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who

1. pronoun asking for identification, clarification, information2. pronoun which person or persons3. pronoun the particular person/people that4. pronoun anybody, whoever5. pronoun identifying, defining the person/people preceding6. pronoun adding information about the person/people preceding
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1 pronoun asking for identification, clarification, information  c m uwho's there? cé atá ansin?who are you? cé thusa?, cé thú féin?who were those men? cérbh iad na fir sin?who are you kidding? cé faoi a bhfuil tú ag magadh?who is that letter from? cé uaidh an litir sin?who can I contact? cén duine ar féidir liom dul i dteagmháil leis?he asked who his father was d'fhiafraigh sé cérbh é a athairwho in God's name will tell your mother? cé in ainm Dé a inseoidh do do mháthair é?who knows? cá bhfios?, ag Dia amháin atá a fhios?who cares? nach cuma?who would have imagined it? cé a cheapfadh é?, cé a déarfadh é? who else? cé eile? 2 pronoun which person or persons  c m uyou never know who might come in ní fios cé a thiocfadh isteach, ní fheadraís cé a thiocfadh isteach, ag Dia atá a fhios cé a thiocfadh isteachsomeone, I don't know who, gave me a copy thug duine éigin cóip dom, níl a fhios agam cé hé féin who is who (also who's who)who's who? cé hé gach duine?, cé hiad seo uilig?it was a who's who of Cork society there bhí maithe agus móruaisle Chorcaí ann
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3 pronoun the particular person/people that  c m ucén duine  c m uyou'd love to know who sent the flowers ba bhreá leat a fháil amach cé a sheol na bláthanna, ba bhreá leat a fhios a bheith agat cén duine a sheol na bláthannaguess who tomhais cé atá ann 4 pronoun anybody, whoevercibé duine  c m uduine ar bith  c m upé duine  c m ucibé cén duineyou can ask who you like to dance féadfaidh tú cibé duine is mian leat a iarraidh ag damhsa, féadfaidh tú duine ar bith is mian leat a iarraidh ag damhsa 5 pronoun identifying, defining the person/people precedingpeople who live locally daoine atá ina gcónaí go háitiúil, daoine a bhfuil cónaí orthu san áita doctor who was on duty came to his aid dochtúir a bhí ar dualgas a tháinig i gcabhair airthe book is about a man who many describe as a hero tá an leabhar faoi fhear a ndeir a lán faoi gur laoch éhe's someone who enjoys working is duine é a dtaitníonn obair leisI'm not the only one who thinks so ní mise an t-aon duine a cheapann éthose who died iadsan a fuair bás, iad siúd a d'éag 6 pronoun adding information about the person/people precedinghe's very fond of his grandchildren, who are in their teens tá sé an-mhór lena gharchlann, atá sna déaga; tá sé an-mhór lena gharchlann, ar déagóirí iadhe met a man who was from Lisburn chas fear leis arbh as Lios na gCearrbhach é, casadh fear as Lios na gCearrbhach airthey'll keep the dogs, who they've named Bran and Sceolán coinneoidh siad na madraí, a bhfuil Bran agus Sceolán tugtha acu orthu
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who is sb to do sth

who am I to say what's right? nach dána an mhaise domsa a rá céard atá ceart?, cén ceart atá agamsa a rá cad atá ceart?, cé hé mise lena rá cad atá ceart?

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