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"Stop, grandfather!"

Translation:Stadaibh, a sheanair!

March 29, 2020



Would this be used when speaking to elders or strangers?


Yes, stadaibh would be used when speaking to one older person or a stranger, as well as to more than one person regardless of the level of formality/respect intended - the imperative ending in -(a)ibh goes with sibh, which makes it easy to remember.

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