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can (n.) curn, curneen; stainnaghey, stainney; (v.) fod, jarg; (interrog.) nod: Can you tell me what time it is? - Nod shiu gra rhym yn traa? JJK idiom; vod: How can you go out in such weather? - Kys vod shiu goll magh ayns lheid yn earish? JJK idiom; foddee: God lays on you no burden greater than you can bear - Cha vel Jee cur ort errey ny smoo na foddee oo ymmyrkey. JJK idiom; oddys: How can he be so cruel? - Kys oddys eh ve cha dewil? JJK idiom


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bait can (n.) collag

can I (interrog.) noddym: Can I be of any use to you? - Noddym cooney lhiat? DF idiom

can not cha nod

can we oddys mayd

dinner can (n.) curn jinnairagh

I can foddym: I can do all things through Christ - Foddym dy chooilley nhee y yannoo trooid Creest Bible; oddym: My punishment is greater than I can bear - Ta my cherraghey ny strimmey na oddym gymmyrkey Bible

milk can (n.) curn

oil can (n.) curneen ooill

water can (n.) curn ushtey

watering can (n.) curn spreih

we can fodmayd; (emph.) fodmayds

As soon as I can Cha leah's foddym

I can not cha noddym; cha voddym: I can no more go out and come in - cha voddym ny-sodjey goll magh, ny cheet stiagh Bible

that can not hold nagh gum

we can not cha nod mayd

curn can; milk can: As ren ee craa e kione ayns cordailys rish e smooinaghtyn, as ren yn curn bainney tuittym gys y thalloo as va ooilley e smooinaghtyn scarrit ayns tullagh. EF

curneen can

curneen ooill oil can

curn jinnairagh dinner can

curn spreih watering can

curn ushtey water can

can-opener (n.) fosleyder stainney

conceive (v.) gientyn; gennaghtyn; sheiltyn: I cannot conceive how he can choose so ugly a colour - Cha noddym sheiltyn kys vod eh reih cullyr cha graney. JJK idiom; toiggal: I can't conceive how you can sleep so long - Cha nod mee toiggal kys oddys shiu cadley choud. JJK idiom

fosleyder stainney can-opener, tin-opener

Cha leah's foddym As soon as I can

stainnaghey can, tin, tin-plate; canning, tinning

jarg can: Cha jarg mayd goll seose noi'n pobble Bible

nod (interrog.) can: Nod oo cur minnid ny ghaa dou? DF

oddys can: chamoo ta fer erbee oddys livrey ass my laue Bible

accommodate1 (v.) (arrange) kiartaghey; reaghey: I can accommodate myself to it - Foddym reaghey mee hene da. DF idiom

afford (v.) fordrail: Although you have everything that the world can afford - Ga dy dy vel dagh ooilley red eu oddys y seihll dy 'ordrail. DF idiom; spaarail

alternatively (adv.) er aght elley: Or alternatively you can come tomorrow - Er agh elley foddee oo cheet mairagh. DF idiom; er y derrey heu: Or alternatively they will die - Er y derrey heu yiow ad baase. DF idiom

burned losht: Can a man take fire in his bosom, and his clothes not be burned? - Vod dooinney aile y ghoaill ayns e oghrish, as gyn e eaddagh ve losht? Bible; lostit; scoaldit

deceive (v.) foalsaghey; foalserey; grooish-volley; moll: Deceive the deceiver if you can - Moll y molteyr my oddys oo. DF idiom; molley

deceiver (n.) foalserey, kialgeyr; molteyr: The deceiver will deceive you if he can - Mollee y molteyr oo my oddys eh. DF idiom

do1 (n.) giense, yannoo; (v.) jannoo: That's the best thing you can do - Shen y red share oddys shiu jannoo. JJK idiom; nee; cur rish; (impv) jean: Do good with all thy might - Jean mie lesh ooilley dty niart. JJK idiom

easily (adv.) dy aashagh: I can do it easily - Foddym jannoo eh dy aashagh. DF idiom

effect bree: I can feel it taking effect - Ta mee gennaghtyn y bree jeh. DF idiom; eiyrtys; jannoo; jerrey; cur greim da; spring

face (v.) cur eddin rish, cur oaie rish; (n.) gruaie, oaie; eddin: How can you shut the door in your friend's face? - Kys vod oo jeigh yn dorrys ayns eddin dty charrey? JJK idiom; cheu-astan

fuller (n.) gialleyder; leaddan; leaddanagh; mwyllar walkee; tucker, walkeyder; walker: so as no fuller on earth can white them - nagh row walker er y thalloo oddagh jannoo cha gial roo Bible

guess cheb; cur cheb er: Guess the riddle, if you can - Cur cheb er yn raa-dorraghey, my oddys shiu. JJK idiom; feaysley er; sheiltyn; shein; tuarym; tuarymey

identify (v.) cur enney er: Can you identify him? - Nod oo cur enney er? DF idiom

make1 jannoo: Gold and silver cannot make men happy - Cha nod airh as argid jannoo deiney maynrey. JJK idiom; jantys; keint; kiartaghey; slanaghey; (y) yannoo: He can do that without me - Foddee eh shen y yannoo m'egooish. JJK idiom

noble acts (npl.) obbraghyn ooasle: Who can express the noble acts of the Lord - Quoi oddys obbraghyn ooasle y Chiarn y ockley magh Bible

odd (adj.) joarree, lieh-chiart, neuchadjin, quaagh; coayr; cor: I can understand an odd word or two - Ta mee toiggal cor 'ockle ny ghaa. DF idiom; neuchorrym: These shoes are odd - Ta ny braagyn shoh neuchorrym. DF idiom

pain gaer, geir, geiy; geu, gew; gonnid; guin, guinn; pian: I can bear the pain - Foddym surral y pian. DF idiom; doccar; pian: Pain of death - Guinn y vaaish. DF idiom; (v.) gortaghey, pianey, geiyaghey, guinney

permission (n.) kied: How can you do that without my permission - Kys vod oo jannoo eh shen fegooish my chied. JJK idiom; lhiggey

remember (v.) cooinaghtyn: As near as I can remember - Cha mie as ta cooinaghtyn aym. DF idiom; cooinnee; aachooinaghtyn; cooinee: Remember her - Cooinnee urree. DF idiom; (interrog.) gooin: Do you remember? - Gooin lhiat? DF idiom

riddle creear; creearey; raa dorraghey: Guess the riddle if you can - Feayshil y raa dorraghey my oddys oo. DF idiom; reealley; ridlan

rogue (n.) eebyrtagh, mitchoor, rag-rannee, rap; molteyr: The rogue deceives you if he can - Mollee yn molteyr oo my oddys eh. JJK idiom

shut dooney; jeigh: How can you shut the door in your friend's face? - Kys vod oo jeigh yn dorrys ayns eddin dty charrey? JJK idiom; doont, dooint, jeight; dooin, doon; ghooin, ghooïn; yeigh

sleep (v.) cadley: I can't conceive how you can sleep so long - Cha nod mee toiggal kys oddys shiu cadley choud. JJK idiom; caddil

slowly (adv.) dy moal: if you speak slowly and clearly I can understand you - My loayrys shiu dy-moal as dy-baghtal foddym toiggal shiu JJK idiom

so cha: How can he be so cruel? - Kys oddys eh ve cha dewil? JJK idiom; cho; myr shen

ugly (adj.) graney: I cannot conceive how he can choose so ugly a colour - Cha noddym sheiltyn kys vod eh reih cullyr cha graney. JJK idiom

understand1 (v.) toiggal: If you speak slowly and distinctly I can understand you - My loayrys shiu dy-moal as dy-baghtal foddym toiggal shiu JJK idiom; toig

vain1 (adj.) stroineeishagh, eddrym; fardail: I'll willingly go there, if you wish; I can tell you beforehand, it will be in vain - He'm dys shen dy-arryltagh, my sailt; foddym gra rhyt rolaue, bee eh ayns fardail. JJK idiom; awaneagh

walk1 (n.) cosheeaght, immeeaght, walk; (v.) shooyl, shooyll: We can walk there - Fodmayd shooyl dys shen. JJK idiom; walkal: It's only half-an-hour's walk - Cha nel eh agh walkal lieh-oor. JJK idiom; (impv) immee, shooill, shooyl-jee

without me m'egooish: He can do that without me - Foddee eh shen y yannoo m'egooish. JJK idiom

cha nod can't, can not, cannot: As ga dy vod oo y yannoo eh mie ayns y leigh, cha nod oo y ansoor eh gys Jee CS

cha noddym COMPARE cha voddym I can not: cha noddym ve agh imneagh er aggle dy naasym cha meerioosagh as feallagh elley? CS

cha nod mayd we can not, we cannot: As dreggyr ad as dooyrt ad rish Yeesey, Cha nod mayd ginsh Bible

collag (f.) bait can: Laa dy row hooar yn nah vraar yn tlat-eeastee b'lesh e vraar as e rimlagh, dooanyn, collag as dy chooilley nhee ren e vraar ymmyd jeh tra v'eh goll geeastagh. CJ; cut, cutlet; cauliflower

fod can, may: fod mayd dy creeoil gra, Ta'n Chiarn my er-coonee Bible; at length

foddym I may, I might, I am able, I can: foddym ooilley my chraueyn y choontey Bible

fodmayd we can: Fodmayd toiggal yn aght dy vel ny eeasteyryn shoh corree. Carn

fodmayds we can: Ta dy-kinjagh smoo reamys dooin ayns Carn ny fodmayds lhienney. Carn

nagh gum that can not hold: cisternyn brisht, nagh gum veg yn ushtey Bible

noddym can I: Noddym cur ort cheet? DF; may I: Noddym fosley yn dorrys shoh? DF

stainney can, tin, tin-plate; (element) tin: lesh argid, yiarn, stainney as leoaie ren ad dellal ayns dty vargaghyn Bible

vod (=Ir. féidir) (interrog.) can: Vod uss y raad y yeeaghyn dou gys y cheshaght shoh? Bible

anger (n.) corree: His anger was of short duration - Cha row eh corree foddey. JJK idiom; farg: I can sense the anger in the room - Ta mee gennaghtyn yn farg 'sy chamyr. DF idiom; ferg: He did it in anger - Ass ferg ren eh eh. DF idiom; elgys, fargys, jymmoose

approach (n.) beeal; (v.) cheet; trooid; tayrn er-gerrey da: thy days approach that thou must die - ta laa dty vaaish tayrn er-gerrey; cheet er-gerrey: he that made him can make his sword to approach unto him - cha vod agh cliwe yn Er-croo cheet er-gerrey da Bible

bear1 (v.) brey, gymmyrkey, surranse, ymmyrk; ymmyrkey: God lays on you no burden greater than you can bear - Cha vel Jee cur ort errey ny smoo na foddee oo ymmyrkey. JJK idiom; (to); (dy) nymmyrk; (to); (dy) hurral: They and their children have much to bear - Ta mooarane ocsyn as ec nyn baitchyn dy hurral. JJK idiom; surrys, hroggys; (n.) bear, clameyder, maghouin, muc-awin, mucawin; ceau

burden (n.) bart, laad, lught; errey, cur errey er: God lays on you no burden greater than you can bear - Cha vel Jee cur ort errey ny smoo na foddee oo ymmyrkey. JJK idiom; (v.) laadey, lughtey, cur laad er, cur bart er; (ny) lhie trome er

colour1 (n.) brattagh; cullyr: I cannot conceive how he can choose so ugly a colour - Cha noddym sheiltyn kys vod eh reih cullyr cha graney. JJK idiom; daah: He would choose this colour - Reihagh eh yn daah shoh. JJK idiom; (v.) cullyral, cur crackan er, cur daah er, daaghey, daahghey

drive1 chlo; chennid; co-chloie; eiyr, eiyrt, clohghey, greesaghey, lorgaghey, ruightey, shiaulley roish y gheay, sheebey; gimman: Can you drive? - Nod oo gimman? DF idiom; (n.) bayr; markiaght: He went for a drive - Hie eh son markiaght ayns gleashtan. DF idiom

people (n.) ashoon; feallagh; feallee; kynney; mooinjer; pobble; sleih: I'm sure few people can have slept - Ta mee shickyr nagh vod monney sleih er chadley. JJK idiom; ashoonee; (v.) cur cummaltee ayn, cur sleih ayn; persoonyn: This bed has been slept in by many notable people - Ta ymmodee persoonyn ardghooagh chadley 'sy lhiabbee shoh. JJK idiom

point2 (n.) baare: The point of the sword - Baare y chliwe. DF idiom; birr, byr; bod; gob: Seal Point - Gob ny Rauney. DF idiom; kione: The Point of Ayre light - Thie Soilshey Kione ny Hayrey. DF idiom; point: Fourteen degrees below freezing point - Kiare keimyn jeig fo point rio. JJK idiom; poynt: You can give her a point or two to leeward John - Foddee oo poynt ny ghaa y lhiggey lhee Yuan. DF idiom; (v.) jeeraghey

tell (v.) ginsh; insh: I can't tell you exactly - Cha n'oddym insh diu dy-kiart. JJK idiom; inshys; earroo; abbyr: Tell your sister that this will do her good - Abbyr rish yn chuyr eu dy jean shoh mie jee. JJK idiom; gra: Can you tell me what time it is? - Nod shiu gra rhym yn traa? JJK idiom

to me hym, hyms, hyms: Send them to me without delay - Cur hym ad fegooish cumrail. JJK idiom; rhym, rhyms, rhym's: Can you tell me what time it is? - Nod shiu gra rhym yn traa? JJK idiom; (emph.) dooys: He appeared to me to be thinner than ever - V'eh jeeaghyn dooys dy ve ny shangey na rieau. JJK idiom; dou: Give it to me, or else send it to him - Cur dou eh, er-nonney cur huggey eh. JJK idiom

with you lhiat; lieriu, lhiu; (emph.) lieriuish, lhiuish; mayrt: Will you stay here, till I can go out with you? - Jean oo tannaghtyn aynshoh, dys oddym goll magh mayrt? JJK idiom; meriu, mêriu: I shall be with you in a minute - Bee'm meriu ayns minnid. JJK idiom; (emph.) mayrts, mayrt's; (emph.) meriuish; er nyn son eu: I do not use any ceremony with you - Cha nel mee shassoo er cliaghtey er nyn son eu. JJK idiom

foddee (=Ir. b'fhéidir) can, mayhap, maybe, perchance, perhaps, possibly, probably: Foddee dy der Joseph dwoaie dooin Bible; may: Jeh mess ooilley biljyn y gharey foddee oo dy arryltagh gee Bible; peradventure: Foddee nagh been ven booiagh cheet marym gys y cheer shoh Bible; able

oddys mayd can we: Son cre'n booise oddys mayd reesht y choyrt da Jee er y lieh eu Bible; shall we: Kys oddys mayd arrane y Chiarn y ghoaill: ayns cheer yoarree? Bible; should we: kys oddys mayd eisht cummal rish dy ve bio? Bible

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