Focal an Lae #188
The Word of the Day in Irish

Word: amuigh (uh-MOO, uh-MOO-ee) [əmu, əmuiː]

Meaning: amuigh = outside, out (decribing location, not motion)

Usage:

History: Old Irish “i-mmuig”, literally “in-(the)-field” consists of the preposition “i” (in) and the dative form of the noun “mag”. See Focal #187.

Scottish Gaelic: a-muigh

2008-06-19 CPD