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How To Say – “Holiday” in Irish Gaelic (VIDEO)

Summer is near and with the coming of this season, a lot of people are going on holiday. If you’re reading this blog post, there’s a high chance you’re scheduling a trip to Ireland, and that if is the case, you’re in for an amazing vacation.

To help you some more with planning your trip to Ireland, we’re going to share with you an Irish pronunciation video where we will teach you how to say “Holiday/Vacation” using the Irish language. Who knows? Maybe you’ll have time to interact with Irish native speakers and you’ll want to start a conversation.

You’ll also learn how to say that someone is on holiday.

How To Say – “Holiday” in Irish Gaelic (VIDEO)

How to say “holiday”/”vacation” in Irish Gaelic

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Holiday, vacation

You will also hear:
lá saoire
/law see-ra/
holiday (day)
free day

laethanta saoire
/lay-han-ta see-ra/

Both saoire and laethanta saoire can be used intercangeably.

Tá sé ar saoire
/Taw shay air see-ra/
He is on holidays. He is on vacation.

Tá sé ar laethanta saoire
/Taw shay air lay-han-ta see-ra/
He is on holidays. He is on vacation.

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