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chion See chionn close, narrow, near, round about: T'ad cha chion er y chilley, nagh vod yn aer sloo cheet eddyr ad Bible; compact; incapacious


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incapacious (adj.) neuchummalagh; coon; chion

round about1 chion

compact (n.) co-ghloo; coardail; kishtey poodyr; (adj.) chion; conaant; cruinn; giare; cumir

narrow (adj.) beg, chion, neurheamyssagh; keyl: Narrow stick - Maidjey keyl. DF idiom; coon: The narrow glen - Yn ghlion choon. DF idiom; cooney: Narrow tables - Buird cooney. DF idiom; (gen.) keylley; (v.) coonaghey, keyllaghey

baare y chliwe point of the sword: thousane thousaneyn spyrryd roie dy chion roish baare y chliwe dy scapail nyn gione, PC

goll neeu consume away; starve; hungerbitten: Nee'n niart echey goll neeu, as bee toyrt-mow chion ec e lhiattee. Bible

liorish bree by virtue: Liorish bree trome my ghoghan ta my choamrey er ny chaghlaa: te lhiantyn hym cha chion as mwannal my chooat. Bible

oainjyr (f.) pl. oainjyryn mistress, prostitute, whore: ta streebagh myr jeeig dowin, as yn oainjyr myr ribbey chion Bible

yllagh er barrack, call upon, page: Ta lheid yn yllagh er my noid, ns ta ny mee-chrauee cheet orrym cha chion: son t'ad kiarit dy yannoo olk ennagh dou, cha goanlyssagh shen t'ad soit m'oï. Bible

close1 breen: It's very close - T'eh feer vreen. JJK idiom; chion: The two houses are close together - Ta'n daa hie chionn cooidjagh. JJK idiom; dooint, dooney; close; dooin; doont; faggys da; gloo; jeigh; jerrey; kione; plooghit; tayrn cooidjagh; faggys

near1 aare, chion; cheet er gerrey da; coair, coaïr, coair y cheilley, coayr; cruin; er cheu; er gerrey: Winter is drawing near - Ta'n geurey tayrn er-gerrey. JJK idiom; er gerrey da; faare; faggys da; faggys: Near is my shirt but nearer is my skin - S'faggys my lheiney agh s'niessey my chrackan. JJK idiom

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