- for information on other uses of air see Air (disambiguation)"
- For other prepositions see prepositions
bare form: air 'on a' definite form: air an 'on the'
Basic inflected forms
Emphatic Inflected forms
Special emphatic forms are used if we want to emphasize the pronoun in the inflected preposition. (e.g. ormsa "on **me**")
Possessive inflected forms:
No Special forms are used for possessives, although occasionally one might find the abbreviated orraL 'on your' instead of air do (not to be confused with orra "on them"). (Mark 2004:20)
|1st||air moL||air arN|
|2nd||air doL||air bhurN / air urN|
|3rd||Masc||air aL||air anN|
Mark, Colin (2004) The Gaelic-English Dictionary/Am Faclair Gàidhlig-Beurla. London: Routledge
In this document, as elsewhere, L indicates lenition and N indicates nasalization, (prefixation of an n- before a word beginning with vowels, and a nasalization of the next consonant (not indicated in the orthography) and H indicates Antilenition (the prefixation of h before words beginning with vowels).