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crafty (adj.) cluigagh, kialgagh, kioot; croutagh: A kind heart is better than a crafty head - Ta cree dooie ny share na kione croutagh. JJK idiom; (npl.) croutee


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crafty person (n.) lhooberey

lhooberey crafty person

arty-crafty (adj.) ellynoil-keirdagh

ellynoil-keirdagh arty-crafty

croutee (the) crafty: T'eh tilgey bun-ry-skyn saaseyn ny croutee Bible; schemers

head1 ard-chaptan, ard-chione, enmys; kione: A kind heart is better than a crafty head - Ta cree dooie ny share na kione croutagh. JJK idiom; pen; (v.) cruinnaghey, cur kione da, kionaghey

kind dooghys; dooie: A kind heart is better than a crafty head - Ta cree dooie ny share na kione croutagh. JJK idiom; keint; kynney; sorch: What kind of escapement has it? - Cre'n sorch dy headan t'echey? JJK idiom

cluigagh catchy, crafty, deceitful, dodgy, treacherous, tricky, wily: tamain toiggal veih farraneyssyn elley dy re shlawin cooishagh cluigagh va Rennell ayns e ghellal rish e naboonyn GB

croutagh calculating, crafty, devious, scheming: T'ad er ghoaill smooinaghtyn croutagh noi dty phobble: Bible; subtil, subtle; wily

kialgagh calculated, calculating, circumventory, crafty, deceitful, deceiving, deceptive, fallacious, fly, guileful, illusive, insidious, perfidious, seditious, treacherous, tricky, wily: t'eh dy voirey eh-hene ayns ymmodee cooishyn kialgagh Bible

kioot acute, astute, canny, clever, crafty, fly, foxy, intelligent, keen-witted, quick-witted, shrewd, smart, wily [A.S. cuth]

devices (npl.) saaseyn: He disappointeth the devices of the crafty - Teh tilgey bun-ry-skyn saaseyn ny croutee Bible; croutyn: I know your thoughts, and the devices which ye wrongfully imagine against me - ta fys aym er ny smooinaghtyn eu, as er ny croutyn ta shiu dy aggairagh kiarail m. Bible; smooinaghtyn dowin: There are many devices in a man's heart - Ta ymmodee smooinaghtyn dowin ayns cree dooinney Bible; aghtyn: but we will walk after our own devices - agh nee mayd gimmeeaght lurg nyn aghtyn hene Bible; kialgyn: for we are not ignorant of his devices - son cha vel e chialgyn gyn-yss dooin Bible

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