The Environment | An Àrainneachd

It’s more important now than it ever has been that we look after the Environment and discuss and challenge the biggest issues threatening it. Gaelic is a language with deep-rooted ties to Scotland’s landscape and environment, so we thought you might want to learn some Gaelic environmental words.

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Tha e nas cudromaiche an-dràsta na bha e a-riamh a bhith a’ coimhead às dèidh na h-Àrainneachd agus a bhith a’ deasbad mu dheidhinn agus a’ toirt dùbhlan do na cùisean as motha a tha ga bagairt. Tha ceanglaichean domhainn eadar a’ Ghàidhlig agus sealladh-tìre agus àrainneachd na h-Alba, mar sin bha sinn den bheachd gur dòcha gum biodh tu airson faclan àrainneachail Gàidhlig ionnsachadh.

Vocab list: The Environment (text version below)

The Environment | An Àrainneachd

  1. Agriculture/Farming | Tuathanachas
  2. Animals | Beathaichean
  3. Atmosphere | Àile
  4. Biodegradable | Bith-lobhach
  5. Biodiversity | Bith-iomadachd
  6. Carbon footprint | Lorg carboin
  7. Carbon neutral | Neodrach a thaobh carboin
  8. Climate | Gnàth-shìde
  9. Climate change | Atharrachadh gnàth-shìde
  10. Conference of the Parties | Co-labhairt nam Pàrtaidhean
  11. Conservation | Glèidhteachas
  12. Conservationist | Neach-glèidhteachais
  13. Ecosystem | Eag-shiostam
  14. Environment | Àrainneachd
  15. Environmental | Àrainneachdail
  16. Extinct | À bith
  17. Fossil fuel | Connadh-fosail
  18. Global warming | Blàthachadh na cruinne
  19. Habitat(s) | Àrainn(ean)
  20. Impact(s) | Buaidh(ean)
  21. Natural | Nàdarrach
  22. Nature | Nàdar
  23. Plant(s) | Lus(an)
  24. Pollutant | Stuth-truaillidh
  25. Pollution | Truailleachd
  26. (act of) Recycling | Ath-chuairteachadh
  27. Renewable | Ath-nuadhachail
  28. Sustainability | So-sheasmhachd
  29. Sustainable | Seasmhach
  30. Weather | Aimsir/Sìde

 

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Thèid air ais chun duilleag briathrachas againn gus barrachd liostaichean briathrachas fhaicinn!

Thèid air ais chun duilleag Gàidhlig againn gus fiosrachadh, goireasan agus cothroman Gàidhlig eile a lorg.

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