Fockleyreen: Manx - English Dictionary


Search for:

TLex Dictionary
Current search: daaney | Results: 40

daaney (=Ir. dána) bold, cheeky, cocky, confident, daring, free, impudent, presumptuous, rude: T'ad jannoo ad-hene daaney ayns olkys Bible; brazen

Inexact matches:

ansooryn daaney backchat

dy kione-daaney wilfully

fer daaney bold person: Lurg bleaystanyn Birmingham blein er dy henney, hie y slattys tranlaasagh shoh trooid Ardwhaiyl Hostyn gyn boirey erbee - ga dy loayr fer daaney ny ghaa noi. Carn; saucy person

jannoo daaney embolden

daaney lesh y jough pot-valiant

backchat (n.) ansooryn daaney

bold1 (adj.) geyre, mooar; daanyssagh; doo; meenearagh; trome; daaney: It is good to be bold, but evil to be too bold - S'mie ve daaney agh s'olk ve ro ghaaney. JJK idiom; creeoil; dunnal

bold person (n.) fer daaney

cheeky (adj.) daaney; mwannalagh

cocky (adj.) daaney

confident (adj.) daaney, shickyr, treishtagh

impudent (adj.) beealagh, meenearagh, meeneareydagh, mwannalagh, baaishagh; anchreeney: You had been impudent - Va shiu er ve anchreeney. JJK idiom; daaney: You are as impudent as a white stone - T'ou cha daaney as clagh vane. JJK idiom

brazen browed oaie-daaney

bullet-headed (adj.) kione-chruinn, kione-daaney

dogged kione-daaney; reen; shassooagh

dour (adj.) groamagh, kione-daaney

mulish (adj.) assylagh; kione-daaney

opinionated (adj.) kione-daaney

pertinacious (adj.) kione-daaney, rag-wannalagh

pigheaded (adj.) kione-daaney

pot-valiant daaney lesh y jough

recalcitrant (adj.) kione-daaney; neuwooiagh

saucy person (n.) fer daaney, perkin

self-opinionated (adj.) corvianagh, kione-daaney

self-willed (adj.) kione-daaney

kione-daaney bullet-headed, dogged, dour, mulish, opinionated, pertinacious, pigheaded, recalcitrant, self-opinionated, self-willed, wayward

oaie-daaney brazen browed

daring daaney; daanys; dunnal; dunnalid; dunnallid; dunnalys; dunnallys

embolden (v.) cur creeaght ayn, cur daanys er, jannoo daaney

wayward (adj.) do-choyrlagh, gyn smaght, kione-daaney; roonagh, granganagh, colgagh

brazen meenearagh; neufaitagh; prashagh; prashey; staayney; daaney: She has a brazen face - Ta eddin ghaaney urree. DF idiom

presumptuous (adj.) ard-vooaralagh: You have been somewhat presumptuous - Ta shiu er ve cooid veg ard-vooaralagh. JJK idiom; daanagh, daaney, kione-ard, mooaralagh

rude (adj.) barbagh; daaney; drogh-ellynagh: He is rude, she is polite - T'eh drogh-ellynagh, t'ee jeih-ellynagh. JJK idiom; garroo; lunagh; mollagh; neuellynagh; awaneagh

too bold ro ghaaney: It is good to be bold, but evil to be too bold - S'mie ve daaney agh s'olk ve ro ghaaney. JJK idiom

white1 bane: A white waistcoat will suit you - Nee vest bane cheet jesh jiu. JJK idiom; vane: You are as impudent as a white stone - T'ou cha daaney as clagh vane. JJK idiom; baney; banee; gial

wilfully (adv.) dy kione-daaney, dy noi-freihagh, dy toilloil, jeh yoin, jeh yioin

meansal support financially: My ta ben meansal e dooinney, t'ee fargagh, daaney, as oltooanagh. Apoc

noi ain against us: son ta ny kercheenyn dy daaney er jeet sheese noi ain dy chaggey, dy vod ad 've dy bollagh er ny'n stroie. Apoc

free feaysley er, follym, seyrey; nastee: Fishing is free here - Ta eeastagh nastee ayns shoh. DF idiom; seyr: Free from worry - Seyr veih boirey. DF idiom; daaney; feoiltagh; seyrsnys: They themselves were free - Va seyrsnys oc hene. DF idiom


This is a mirror of Phil Kelly's Manx vocabulary (Fockleyreen). It contains over 130,000 entries. This mirror was created 2 December 2014.

The dictionary is "mobile-friendly" - you can use it from your mobile device. Clicking on a word within the results will perform a search on that word.

The dictionary is edited using TLex, and placed online using TLex Online.

Click here to send feedback about the dictionary »

This dictionary can also be downloaded in TLex format (which can a.o. be used with tlReader) at: (this is the same dictionary currently housed at

Advanced Search Quick-help:
&ANDdog & cat
|ORdog | cat
"..."Exact phrase"out of office"
%Multi-character wildcardgarey%
_Single-character wildcardno_
/(1-9)Within x words of one another, given order"coyrt fardalagh"/8
@(1-9)Within x words of one another, any order"coyrt fardalagh"@8
#XOR (find one or the other, but not both)dog # cat
^None of ...^dog