Below are some basic Irish Phrases


Gaelic is Ireland’s traditional language, and it has been spoken on the Aran Islands since antiquity. Learn some Irish phrases spoken on our ferry and the Aran Islands.

Cén chaoi a' bhfuil tú? How are you?
Tá ­mé go maith! I am well!
Tá ­mé go h-iontach! I am wonderful!
Dia dhuit! Hello!
Dia 's Muire dhuit! Hello to you!
Cad is ainm duit? What is your name?
Seán is ainm dom!

Seán is my name!

Le do thoil? Please?
Go raibh maith agat!

Thank you!

Tá fáilte romhat! You're welcome!