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Date Posted: 02:14:04 03/01/04 Mon
Author: Brian 'Cathain
Author Host/IP: cache-loh-ab08.proxy.aol.com / 195.93.33.14
Subject: Re: translation please
In reply to: antonis 's message, "translation please" on 08:23:36 02/26/04 Thu

>can someone please explain me what the text below is
>talking about and what the word siochas means in irish
>believe it or not it means a lot for me
>
>
>
>D'fhiafraigh Tomas O Deirg den Aire Oideachais an
>abroidh se ce mheid bunscoil i ngach contae agus
>contae-bhuirg a gcaithfear scoileanna nua a thogail
>ina n-ionad. Risteard Ua Maolchatha Risteard Ua
>Maolchatha
>
>Risteard Ua Maolchatha: Tuigfidh an Teachta go bhfuil
>deachracht ag baint len' a cheist s mheid go
>gcaithfear a mheas a phrainni ata cas amhain SIOCHAS a
>cheile. Do chuireas an sceal seo go leir da iniuchadh
>feachaint ce mheid casanna ata ann nach bhfuil
>deontaisi faofa ag an Roinn ina leith fos chun scola
>nua a thogail, ach gur leir on bhfaisneis ata ar fail
>gur casanna iad go gcaithfear feachaint chucu
>laithreach no feachaint chucu fe chionn roint blian.
>Ta raiteas a thabhairt agam don Teachta a thasbaineas
>an meid scol den chineal seo do reir contae no
>contae-bhuirg.
>
>MEID NA MBUN-SCOL I NGACH CONTAE AGUS BUIRG-CHONTAE A
>GCAITHFEAR SCOILEANNA NUA A THOGAIL INA N-IONAD.

Día dhuit
There seems to be an error in my second reply-so hereit is again.
Siochas (shuck-ass) can also mean to freeze(out), to isolate, to leave apart and to separate.It comes from sioc(shuck)meaning ice.
Is mise Brian

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