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bolvaneagh (=Ir. balbhán) foolish, senseless, silly, stupid: Ta dy chooilley ghooinney jeu bolvaneagh ayns tushtey Bible


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stupid (n., adj.) awaneagh; bolvaneagh: He isn't so stupid as he looks - Cha nel eh cha bolvaneagh as t'eh jeeaghyn. JJK idiom; bouyranagh, jeecheeayllagh, meehushtagh; ommidjagh: He is as fat and stupid as a wether - T'eh cha roauyr as ommidjagh as mohlt. DF idiom

senseless (adj.) bolvaneagh, bouyranagh, meecheeallagh, meeresoonagh; gyn ennaghtyn; gyn keeall: Senseless remark - Raa gyn keeall. DF idiom; gyn enney; gyn oyr

silly (adj.) bolvaneagh, meecheeayllagh, sou-, eddrym; ommidjagh; thootagh, tootagh: The silly fellow has fallen down - Ta'n fer tootagh er duittym sheese. JJK idiom

gear-cheim emergency: Lhig dooin treishteil dy bee y gear-cheim bolvaneagh shoh harrish dy tappee. Carn

ooilley-cooidjagh altogether, en masse, quite: Agh t'ad ooilley-cooidjagh bolvaneagh as gyn tushtey; ta'n jalloo ny ynsagh dy ardalys. Bible

foolish (adj.) blebbinagh, bolvaneagh, meecheayllagh, neuhushtagh, sou-cheeayllagh; ommijagh: My uncle isn't foolish enough to believe that - Cha nel my naim ommijagh dy-liooar dy chredjal (eh) shen. JJK idiom; ommidjagh: Take it, it would be foolish not to - Gow eh, veagh ommidjagh gyn goaill eh. DF idiom

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