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There's night and day, brother, both sweet things; sun, moon, and stars, brother, all sweet things; there's likewise a wind on the heath. Life is very sweet, brother; who would wish to die?George Borrow
- IPA: /tʃɛlaχ/
teaghlach (m), theaghlaichean pl.
- family, household, house in genealogy
- Tha teaghlach math a' fuireach anns an taigh sin. There is a good family living in that house. (literally: A good family is residing in that house.)
- Uile theaghlaichean na talmhainn. All the families of the earth.
- house, dwelling
- clan, tribe, race, progeny
- This is the nominative case of the noun.
- The Illustrated Gaelic-English Dictionary (Birlinn Limited, 1901-1911, Compiled by Edward Dwelly)
- A Pronouncing and Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (John Grant, Edinburgh, 1925, Compiled by Malcolm MacLennan)
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