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Subject: Re: 'Samhoin so' 23 & 24
From: Dennis King <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Scholars and students of Old Irish <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Thu, 21 Jul 2011 16:11:04 -0700

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Caoimhin O Donnaile wrote:

> The Scottish Gaelic equivalent, “a ghnàth” does not mean “usually,  
> as a rule”, but rather “always”.  It occurs very frequently in the  
> Bible, where of course it is not a minor point at all as to whether  
> God is ‘always’ just or merely ‘usually’ just!

Excellent point!

Oir tha na bochdan agaibh a ghnàth maille ruibh, ach cha-n 'eil mise  
agaibh a ghnàth.
Mata 26:11


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