Telling the time

Do you know how to tell the time in Irish? Learn some helpful words and phrases and test yourself on others you may already know!

An t-am

The time

Cén t-am é?

Tá sé...

Tá sé a ..... a chlog.

Tá sé a haon a chlog.

Tá sé a dó a chlog.

Tá sé a haon déag a chlog.

Tá sé a dó dhéag a chlog.

Tá sé beagnach a trí a chlog.

What time is it?

It is...

It is ..... o'clock.

It is one o'clock.

It is two o'clock.

It is eleven o'clock.

It is twelve o'clock.

It's nearly three o'clock.

an clog

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Uaire, bomaití agus soicindí

Hours, minutes and seconds

IrishEnglish
i ndiadh / tar éispast
go dtí / chunto
leathhalf
ceathrúquarter
uairhour
leathuairhalf-hour
bomaiteminute
soicindsecond
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