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"An bhfuil leanbh agat?"

Translation:Do you have a baby?

June 12, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Diarmid6

leanbh can also be an infant


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Bredacm

Is "babog" no longer the word for baby?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/scilling

The FGB defines bábóg as “doll”. (Dinneen also had “little baby” as one of its definitions, presumably as a diminutive of báb.)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/John365571

As others have said leanbh is a young child. If you wanted to emphasise that it is a tiny baby you would use naíonán or leanbhín.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/EireCailin

Can "leanbh" be pronounced "lean-iv" and "lean-oo" , since it is broad?

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