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Woman (voc.) Ven: Woman, thou art loosed from thine infirmity - Ven, tou er dty eaysley veih dty ghoghan Bible

woman (n.) ben: there came a woman having an alabaster box of ointment - haink ben as box alabaster dy ooil eck Bible; (the); (y) ven: How fair that woman is! - Nagh aalin y ven shen! JJK idiom

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adult woman (n.) ben aasit

albino woman (n.) ben albeenagh

bald woman (n.) meayllee

black woman (n.) ben ghorrym

brazen woman (n.) byddage

celibate woman (n.) moidyn

dirty woman (n.) drabag

divorced woman (n.) ben scarrit

domesticated woman (n.) ben vie thie

fairy woman (n.) ben shee

fancy woman (n.) streebagh, streel

fat woman (n.) keishag

huge woman (n.) doagh

ill-natured woman (n.) beeataig

island woman (n.) ben ellanagh

kept woman (n.) cullee

lewd woman (n.) gaddee

lone woman (n.) ben lomarcan

loose woman (n.) ben vaarderagh

married woman (n.) ben phoost

morose woman (n.) groamag

mulatto woman (n.) ben buigh

native woman (n.) ben ghooie

niggardly woman (n.) scryssag

notorious woman (n.) ben yiarg

old woman (n.) caillagh; shenn ven: They were waking the old woman - V'ad farrarey yn chenn ven. DF idiom

passionate woman (n.) ben er finnue

penurious woman (n.) jeirag

pert woman (n.) assag

pregnant woman (n.) ben chorrey, ben chorrym, ben correy, ben horragh

religious woman (n.) ben reaylt

scolding woman (n.) scryssag

sewing woman (n.) ben whaaley

sharp-tongued woman (n.) spittag

single woman (n.) ben neuphoost, caillagh

stingy woman (n.) gorteog

unthrifty woman (n.) anghreasag

untidy woman (n.) streel

verbose woman (n.) spittag

wanton woman (n.) gaddee

working woman (n.) ben obbree

young woman (n.) ben aeg, caillin

good sort of woman (n.) ben jeih-chreeagh, jeih-ven

of an old woman (gen.) caillee

of a woman (gen.) mreih

very young woman (n.) caillag

woman of my heart (n.) ben my chree

woman of the house (n.) ben y thie

woman that gives suck (n.) ben chee

scryssag (f.) niggardly woman, scolding woman

caillagh (=Ir. cailleach) (f.) pl. cailleeyn crone, old woman, single woman, witch; glaucous gull; old wife

streel (f.) drab, fancy woman, untidy woman; loiterer, lounger, scamp, stroller, vagabond; (woman) vamp; spendthrift

anghreasag (f.) unthrifty woman

ben aasit (f.) adult woman

ben albeenagh (f.) albino woman

ben buigh (f.) mulatto woman

ben chorrey (f.) pregnant woman

ben chorrym (f.) pregnant woman

ben correy (f.) pregnant woman

ben ellanagh (f.) island woman

ben ghooie (f.) native woman

ben ghorrym (f.) black woman

ben horragh (f.) pregnant woman

ben lomarcan (f.) lone woman

ben whaaley (f.) sewing woman

ben yiarg (f.) notorious woman

gaddee poacher, purloiner, stealer: Haghyr shoh mysh jeih minnid lurg hoght syn 'astyr, as hie yn gaddee roish lesh argid veih'n tayrnag-argid. BS; (f.) lewd woman, wanton woman; strumpet

gorteog (f.) stingy woman

groamag (f.) morose woman

jeirag penurious woman

keishag (f.) fat woman

spittag (f.) sharp-tongued woman, shrew, spitfire, verbose woman, vixen; little piece: Va dagh gharmin ayndoo jeh fuygh darragh, trome as lajer, chionnit rish fer elley lesh spittag fuygh, cha nee treiney yiarn! JG

market-woman (n.) ben vargee

woman-hater (n.) feohder ben

beeataig (f.) hussy, ill-natured woman, jade

ben er finnue (f.) passionate woman

ben neuphoost (f.) single woman, spinster

ben obbree (f.) working woman, workwoman

ben phoost (f.) married woman, wife

ben shee (f.) banshee, fairy woman

ben vaarderagh (f.) adulteress, loose woman

ben vargee (f.) market-woman

ben vie thie (f.) domesticated woman

drabag (f.) dirty woman, malkin, slut

feohder ben misogynist, woman-hater

ven See ben mother, woman

ben chee (f.) wet nurse, woman that gives suck

ben jeih-chreeagh (f.) good sort of woman

byddage (=Ir. boudag) (f.) brazen woman, jade, minx, strumpet, whore

caillag (f.) flapper, girl, lass, maid, very young woman

meayllee (f.) bald woman; pollard; hornless cow; depilatory

lone (adj.) neuheshaghtagh; lomarcan: Lone woman - Ben lomarcan. DF idiom

sixth1 (n., adj.) sheyoo: The sixth woman - Yn sheyoo ben. DF idiom

caillee (gen.) of an old woman; (v.) will lose: caillee oo dty ghlare aalin Bible

jeih-ven good sort of woman: T'ee ny jeih-ven. DF

Ven (voc.) Woman: Dooyrt Yeesey r'ee, Ven, cre'n-fa t'ou keayney? Bible; mother

attire (v.) cur mysh; (n.) coamrey: there met him a woman with the attire of an harlot - haink ben ny whail ayns coamrey strumpag Bible

aunt (n.) ben vraar ayrey; naunt: Your aunt is a very charitable woman - Ta ny naunt ny ben feer ghiastyllagh. JJK idiom; shuyr ayrey; shuyr vayrey

charitable (adj.) giastyllagh: Your aunt is a very charitable woman - Ta ny naunt ny ben feer ghiastyllagh. JJK idiom; laccalagh

fair1 (adj.) aalin: Fair is that woman! - S'aalin y ven shen! JJK idiom; stoamey; bane, glen, mie; cairagh, cossyllagh, dy corrym, jonnick; (n.) margey: Our annual fair will be to-morrow fortnight - Bee nyn margey bleeanagh kegeesh mairagh. JJK idiom; preaban

gore2 (v.) (of bull) raip, raipey, seiy; puttey: If an ox gore a man or a woman, that they die - As my nee dow puttey dooinney ny ben, as eh oyr baaish daue bible

importance (n.) bree; foaynoo: Woman of great importance - Ben jeh foaynoo mooar. DF idiom; frioose; scansh: It is of the utmost importance - Jeh'n scansh smoo t'eh. DF idiom; trimmid

more bitter (ny) shirroo: And I find more bitter than death the woman, whose heart is snares and nets - As hooar mee ny shirroo nan baase yn ven tan cree eck ribbaghyn as lieenteenyn Bible

praying (v.) goaill padjer: I am the woman that stood by thee here, praying unto the Lord - she mish y ven hass liorts ayns shoh, goaill padjer gys y Chiarn Bible; guee er; prayal

saying (n.) raa: There is much between saying and doing - Ta lane eddyr raa as jannoo. JJK idiom; gra: She was saying the word over the other woman - V'ee gra yn fockle er y ven elley. DF idiom

thee2 (pron, emph.) uss: And I will put enmity between thee and the woman - As ver-yms noidys eddyr uss as y ven Bible

waking (v.) farrarey: They were waking the old woman - V'ad farrarey yn chenn ven. DF idiom

whispering pisheragh: Who is that whispering woman? - Quoi'n ven phishyragh shen? DF idiom; pisheraght; sansheragh: The whispering giant - Yn foawr sansheragh. DF idiom; sansheraght; sonsheragh; sonsheraght

assag (f.) pert girl, pert woman; stoat, weasel: mastey reddyn snauee y thallooin ; yn assag, as y lugh, as y tortoise lurg e ghooie Bible

ben (=Ir., Sc.G. bean) (f.) pl. mraane lady, woman; wife: Agh yeeagh ben Lot back, as v'ee chyndait gys pillar dy hollan. Bible; womankind [O.Ir. ben]

ben aeg (=Ir. bean og.) (f.) girl, maid, Miss, young woman: Eisht er yn aght shoh haink dagh ben aeg gys y ree Bible; lass; damsel

ben my chree (f.) woman of my heart: Ta Ben my Chree goll er karraghey dy chooilley chor vlein, as bee shen jeant y vee shoh. BS

ben reaylt (f.) midwife, religious: ghow'n ven-reaylt, as chiangle ee er y laue echey snaie scarleod Bible; religious woman

ben scarrit (f.) divorcee, divorced woman: Ben-treoghe, ny ben scarrit, ny dy ghrogh ghoo, ny streebagh Bible

ben y thie (f.) woman of the house: As haink eh gy-kione, lurg ny reddyn shoh, dy huitt mac y ven, ben y thie, ching

caillin (=Ir. cailin) (f., m.) colleen, damsel, girl, lass, maid, young woman: Ta mee shooyl magh marish caillin. DF; waitress

cullee (f.) pl. culleeyn 1 apparatus, equipment, kit, materials, outfit, suit; 2 flag, insignia a: Bee cullee champ Dan my-hwoaie Bible; 3 (of sky) aspect a: yn soilshey gial ren cullee ghoo y cheau, as undin niau, myr agglit, va er-creau. PC; 4 kept woman

doagh (f.) 1 pl. doaghyn cistern, tank, trough, tub, tun, vat a: tra haink fer gys y doagh-feeyney, dy lhiggey jeih siyn as da-eed Bible; 2 huge woman

moidyn (f.) pl. moidynyn celibate woman, maiden, virgin: nee eh ben y phoosey ta ny moidyn Bible; damsel

mreih (gen.) of a woman: as pooar y noid vees brisht, caillee'n baase 'ghah, yn leigh chaillys e vree, sheelnaue sauit vees, gyn pian, gyn guin, ayns shee; rass feer ny mreih ver ooilley shoh gys kione Bible

shenn ven (f.) ancestress; crone, old woman: Cha nel eh agh fritlag voish cooat ny shenn ven, cur er yn aile eh. Coraa

streebagh (f.) pl. streebeeyn drab, courtesan, fancy woman, harlot, hussy, prostitute, quean, streetwalker, strumpet, trollop, whore: Cre vel y streebagh va ry akin rish oirr y raad? Bible

charm (v.) cur fo druaight, druaightey; cur y fockle er: She put a charm on me - Hug ee yn fockle orrym. DF idiom; (n.) druaight, fockle, gueshag, guess, oalys, obb, pishag, sheean; sheeanys: Woman full of charm - Ben lane dy heeanys. DF idiom

comely (adj.) aalin: For our comely parts have no need - Son cha vel ny oltyn aalin ain feme er shoh Bible; bwaagh: Thy cheeks are comely with rows of jewels - Ta dty cheeillyn bwaagh soit magh lesh roaghyn dy yewellyn Bible; bwoyagh; cooie: but for that which is comely - agh son shen ny ta cooie Bible; feudagh: it is good and comely for one to eat and to drink - te mie as feudagh son peccagh dy ee as dy iu Bible; fakinagh, graysoil; jesh: is it comely that a woman pray unto God uncovered? - vel eh jesh da ben dy yannoo padjer gys Jee as y kione eck gyn coodagh? Bible; stoamey: There be three things which go well, yea, four are comely in going - Ta ayn three cretooryn ta shooyl dy mie; as eer yn chiarroo ta stoamey ayns gimmeeaght Bible; stoamid: I will not conceal his parts, nor his power, nor his comely proportion - Cha jean-ym keiltyn e oltyn, ny e hroshid, ny stoamid cummey e niart. Bible

harlot (n.) ben oainjyr: after the end of seventy years shall Tyre sing as an harlot - lurg kione three-feed as jeih bleeaney gow-ee Tyre arrane myr benoainjyr Bible; ben oainjyragh: Then went Samson to Gaza, and saw there an harlot - Eisht hie Samson gys Gaza, as honnick eh ayns shen ben oainjyragh Bible; co-lhiabbagh; streebagh: Should he deal with our sister as with an harlot? - Kys by-lhoys da dellal rish y chuyr ain, myr rish streebagh? Bible; strumpag: And, behold, there met him a woman with the attire of an harlot - As cur-my-ner haink ben ny whail ayns coamrey strumpag Bible

house (n.) chaagh, teagh; (n.) cabbane, lhiaght; thie: and the woman was taken into Pharaoh's house - as van ven goit stiagh gys thie Pharoah Bible; (v.) cur aaght da, cur stiagh; (n.) lught eishtagh; lught eaishtagh; lugh-thie: and now when shall I provide for mine own house also? - as nish, nagh vel eh traa dou kiarail y ghoaill son my lught-thie myrgeddin? Bible; (nyn) dhie

set1 beoyn, reaghey; chymsaght; cuirr; goll dy lhie, goll fo; jesheenaghey, kiartee; laare; lhejey; reaghys; sett; settit; soiagh: And the priest shall set the woman before the Lord - As neen saggyrt soiagh yn ven kiongoyrt y Chiarn Bible; soiaghey: and the door of the ark shalt thou set in the side thereof - as dorrys yn arg nee oo soiagheysy lhiattee echey Bible; soit; starkaghey; taah; troa; hoie: And God set them in the firmament of the heaven - As hoie Jee ad ayns yn aer fo niau Bible; hoit; (to); (dy) hoiaghey: And in cutting of stones, to set them - As ayns giarey claghyn, dy hoiaghey ad Bible; soiaghey jeh; soit: And there was set meat before - As va bee soit roish Bible; soie: Son of man, set thy face against Zidon - Vac y dooinney, soie dty eddin noi Zidon Bible

strong men (npl.) deiney pooaral: A gracious woman retaineth honour: and strong men retain riches - Ta ben ghraysoil geddyn ooashley, as. deiney pooaral cosney berchys Bible; deiney trean: whose brethren were strong men - ny braaraghyn oc va deiney trean Bible; deiney lajer: And Meshelemiah had sons and brethren, strong men, eighteen - As va ec Meshelemiah mec as braaraghyn, deiney lajer hoght-jeig Bible

subjection (n.) deyrsnys; injillaght; injilley; injillid; fo bondiaght: and brought them into subjection for servants - as dy gholl fo bondiaght son sharvaantyn Bible; biallys: Let the woman learn in silence with all subjection - Lhig dan ven gynsaghey dy feagh lesh slane biallys Bible; smaght: having his children in subjection with all gravity - as e chloan fo smaght lesh slane sheeltys Bible


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