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fhèin

fhèin

Scottish Gaelic

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Pronoun

fhèin

  1. self

Usage notes

  • Used after personal pronouns as an emphasizer.
    Bidh agad ri a dhèanamh thu fhèin. - You'll have to do it yourself.
  • The unlenited form fèin is seldom used except in compounds.
  • Instead of fhèin, these suffixes may be used: -sa, -san, -se, -e.

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