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"Hello, what time is it?"

Translation:Dia duit, cén t-am é?

3 years ago

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and yet "cén t-am atá sé" was right in an earlier question

3 years ago

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Why is 'cén huair é' wrong?

2 years ago

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It would be cén uair rather than cén huair. In Munster, it would be cá huair

Cén uair? does mean "when?" but I'm not sure that it's used for asking what time it is now - (possibly because uair is a bit imprecise for "clock time", though that might just be béarlachas or just an overly modern attitude to time).

2 years ago