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could oddagh: You could see that with half an eye - Oddagh oo fakin shen dy beagh oo doal. DF idiom; dod: As well as I could - Cha mie as dod mee. DF idiom; (interrog.) noddagh, voddagh: Could you lend me your pen? - Noddagh oo eeasaghey dou dty phenn? JJK idiom

Inexact matches:

could not (interrog.) nagh voddagh

could speak loayragh

I could oddin: I listened to him as long as I could - Deaisht mee rish chouds oddin. DF idiom; oddin's: I also could speak as ye do - Oddins myrgeddin loayrt myr ta shiuish Bible

that could (dy) voddagh

I could not cha voddin: I could not endure - cha voddin shassoo Bible

I could stand shassin

couldn't cha dod: I couldn't get any fish - Cha dod mee geddyn eeast erbee. JJK idiom; cha jarg: You couldn't sell your loss - Cha jarg oo dty choayl y chreck. DF idiom; cha noddagh; nagh voddagh: So we see that they could not enter in - Myr shen hee mayd nagh voddagh ad goll stiagh Bible; (interrog.) nagh noddagh, nagh voddagh: Could not this man, which opened the eyes of the blind, have caused that even this man should not have died? Nagh voddagh yn dooinney shoh, ren fosley sooillyn ny doail, ver lhiettal baase y dooinney shoh?

nagh voddagh couldn't; could not

voddagh 1 (dy) that could; 2 that might a: As hug ad eh ayns pryssoon, dy voddagh aigney yn Chiarn ver ny hoilshaghey daue. Bible; 3 that should a: Son daag y Chiarn ad fo creoghys cree dy chaggey noi Israel, dy voddagh eh stroie ad dy bollagh Bible; 4 (interrog.) could a: voddagh fys ve ain son shickyrys, dy niarragh eh, Cur-jee lhieu nyn mraar sheese Bible

loayragh could speak: chamoo loayragh ad dy dooie rish

noddagh (interrog.) could: Noddagh oo eeasaghey dou dty phenn? JJK

oddin I could: son eisht oddin v'er ymmyrkey eh Bible

shassin I could stand: quoi va mish, dy shassin magh noï Jee? Bible

absence (n.) assaar; shaghrynys; assaaraght: We could not account for her absence - Cha dod shin cur oyr er e h-assaaraght. DF idiom

cruel (adj.) barb, barbaragh, deinaghtagh, deinyssagh; dewil: I should never have thought that a mother could be so cruel to her children. - Cha jinnin rieau er smooinaghtyn dy jargagh moir ve cha dewil da e paitchyn. JJK idiom; durey

cup of tea (n.) cappan dy hey: I could do with a cup of tea right now! - By haittin lhiam cappan dy hey kiart nish! DF idiom

defended fendit: They defended themselves well, but what could a few boats' crews do? - B'end ad ad hene dy-mie, agh cre yarg kuse veg dy skimmeeyn baatey y yannoo? JJK idiom

eaten (v.) eeit: the other basket had very naughty figs, which could not be eaten - vasy vaskad elley figgyn feer olk, nagh voddagh ve eeit Bible

hit ard-speeideilys; builley: He hit back - Hug eh builley er builley. DF idiom; bwoalley; cur da; labbal; woaill: He hit it as hard as he could - Woaill eh lesh ooilley e niart eh. DF idiom

listened deaisht: I listened to him as long as I could - Deaisht mee rish chouds oddin. DF idiom; jeaisht

pick (v.) brishey yn thalloo, shuilgey; speiy; teiy: If I could pick and choose - Dy beagh teiy aym. DF idiom; trog: Pick that up off the floor - Trog eh shen jeh'n laare. DF idiom

tumult (n.) boirrainys: and when he could not know the certainty for the tumult - as tra nagh dod eh shickyrys y gheddyn kyndagh rish y voirrainys Bible; boiraneys; musthaa; tharmane; irree-magh

cha voddin I could not: Hass eh roym, agh cha voddin baght y ghoaill jeh e chummey Bible

dod could: lurg daue ver hilgey whilleen scammylt er as dod ad, deginee ad Pontius Pilate noi e chooinsheanse hene PC

oddagh could: cha row fer oddagh yn rea y livrey ass e laue Bible; might

oddin's I could: kys eisht oddin's m'eddin y yeeaghyn da Joab dty vraar? Bible

counsellor (n.) coyrlagh; coyrleyder: is thy counsellor perished? - vel dty choyrleyder er jerraghtyn? Bible; fer-coyrle; fer coyrlee: And Absalom sent for Ahithophel the Gilonite, David's counsellor - As hug Absalom fys son Ahitophel yn Gilonite, fer-coyrlee Ghavid Bible; pleadeyr: and there was no counsellor, that, when I asked of them, could answer a word - as cha row pleadeyr, tra vrie mee jeu, va fockle echey dy ghra Bible

hair1 (n.) folt: Her hair is tinted - Ta'n folt eck mynghaahit. DF idiom; gruag; renaig: every one could sling stones at an hair breadth, and not miss - dy voddagh dagh fer jeu clagh y hilgey ass sling, gys lheead renaig, gyn missal Bible; rinneig: was an hair of their head singed - chamoo va rinneig jeh nyn ghing daahjit Bible; fynney: and the hair thereof be not turned white - as nagh vel y fynney echey er jyndaa bane Bible; (gen.) fuilt: Her wealth of hair - E cooid fuilt. DF idiom

tarry fuirraghtyn, fuirriaght: because they were thrust out of Egypt, and could not tarry - er-yn-oyr as row ad eiyrit magh ass Egypt ayns siyr, as cha row tra oc son fuirraghtyn Bible; tannaghtyn; terragh; fuirree: And tarry with him a few days - As fuirree mârish son earish yiare Bible; farkiaght; farkiagh: Would ye tarry for them till they were grown? - Jinnagh shiu farkiagh er nyn son derrey harragh ad gys eash? Bible


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