Fockleyreen: Manx - English Dictionary

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elbow (n.) camys; uillin: The elbow is closer than the fist - S'niessey yn uillin na'n doarn. DF idiom; (v.) uillinaghey, jannoo uillin, uilliney

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Devil's Elbow (n.) Glion Cam

elbow grease (n.) laueys, tooilleil, obbyr

elbow joint (n.) kiangle uillinagh, olt ny huillin, uillin

square elbow (n.) uillin cherrinagh

dig with elbow (v.) snuggal

camys cove, harbour; elbow

jannoo uillin elbow

kiangle uillinagh elbow joint

uillin (f.) pl. uiljyn 1 angle, corner, crook, elbow, elbow joint a: Smerg da ny mraane ta whaalley pillaghyn [obbee] fo dagh uillin Bible; 2 nudge

uillinaghey elbow, jostle

uillin cherrinagh (f.) square elbow

uilliney elbow

elbow-glove (n.) lauean uillinagh

elbow-high gy-huillin; gys yn uillin

elbow-rest (n.) tackish uillin

elbow-room (n.) reamys

gy-huillin elbow-high

gys yn uillin elbow-high

lauean uillinagh elbow-glove

olt ny huillin elbow joint

tackish uillin (f.) elbow-rest

Glion Cam Crooked Glen, Devil's Elbow

jog craa; sonk; sonkal: Jog an elbow - Uillin y honkal. DF idiom

closer (n.) dooneyder, jeighder; s'niessey: The elbow is closer than the fist - S'niessey yn uillin na'n doarn. DF idiom

laueys alacrity, elbow grease, skilfulness: Foddee sleih smooinaght dy heet er nyn doshiaght liorish y laueys oc hene, liorish cooney deiney-mooinjer, liorish ny daag nyn ayraghyn daue, agh cha jean ad shoh ooilley mie fegooish bannaght Yee CS; (speed) industry

obbyr (=Ir. obair) (f.) pl. obbraghyn billet, duty, elbow grease, employment, handiwork, job, labour, operation, opus, ploy, work, working: dy chur nyn laue gys yn obbyr Bible; task [L. opera]

reamys (=Ir. rúm) elbow-room, liberty, room, scope, space, way: T'ou er choyrt reamys da my chesmadyn Bible

snuggal (=Ir. snuggal) bobbing, bob down, nod, nodding, nutation: Ta red ennagh snuggal er yn ushtey. DF; (as head) flounce, toss: Ren ee snuggal e kione. DF; dig with elbow; butting, push

tooilleil (f.) pl. tooilleilyn donkeywork, drudge, drudgery, elbow grease, fatigue, laboriousness, labour, tire, tiresomeness, toil, travail, trouble, weary, wearying: nee'n pobble tooilleil ayns fardail Bible


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