"The evening."

Translation:An tráthnóna.

March 17, 2015

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I've always been taught that "tráthnóna" means "afternoon"? But I could be wrong


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From Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla:

tráthnóna, m. (gs. ~, pl. -nta).1. Afternoon, evening (up to nightfall). tráthnóna inniu, this evening. tráthnóna beag aréir, late yesterday evening. tráthnóna Dé Domhnaigh, (on) Sunday evening. Gach tráthnóna Domhnaigh, every Sunday afternoon. tráthnóna fómhair, autumn evening. Na tráthnónta fada samhraidh, the long summer evenings. Tháinig sé tráthnóna, um thráthnóna, he came in the evening, this evening. Páipéir an tráthnóna, the evening papers. Culaith thráthnóna, evening suit.

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