Fockleyreen: Manx - English Dictionary

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foolish (adj.) blebbinagh, bolvaneagh, meecheayllagh, neuhushtagh, sou-cheeayllagh; ommijagh: My uncle isn't foolish enough to believe that - Cha nel my naim ommijagh dy-liooar dy chredjal (eh) shen. JJK idiom; ommidjagh: Take it, it would be foolish not to - Gow eh, veagh ommidjagh gyn goaill eh. DF idiom

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foolish body (n.) peccagh ommijagh

foolish song (n.) ronneeaght

meecheayllagh daft, foolish

sou-cheeayllagh foolish, nonsensical, paradoxical

pound-foolish (adj.) punt ommidjagh

blebbinagh foolish, gullible; indiscreet; foolhardy

neuhushtagh foolish, undiscerning, unknowledgeable, unwise

punt ommidjagh pound-foolish

ommijagh foolish, ridiculous: Ta peccah ayns smooinaghtyn ommijagh Bible; indiscreet

jesting craid: Neither filthiness, nor foolish talking, nor jesting - Chamoo broid, ny glare ommijagh, ny craid Bible; feideraght; gamshogeys; spotcheraght

bolvaneagh (=Ir. balbhán) foolish, senseless, silly, stupid: Ta dy chooilley ghooinney jeu bolvaneagh ayns tushtey Bible

ommidjagh (=Ir. amaideach) See ommijagh absurd, brainless, crackpot, fatuous, foolish, idiotic, imbecile, madcap, nonsensical, scatterbrained, silly, stupid: As shen-y-fa gys y dooinney dooghyssagh ta'n Sushtal dy jarroo ommidjagh, chamoo oddys fys ve echey er ny reddyn t'er ny loayrt. CS

peccagh ommijagh foolish body: Tan peccagh ommijagh er ghra ayns e chree: Cha vel Jee erbee ayn. Bible

avoid (v.) scapail; shaghney: Nevertheless, to avoid fornication, let every man have his own wife - Ny-yeih, dy haghney maarderys, lhig da e ven hene ve ec dagh dooinney Bible; shaghyn: But avoid foolish questions - Agh shaghyn questionyn ommijagh Bible; chea roish: Avoid it, pass not by it - Jean chea roish, ny gow liorish Bible

ronneeaght (f.) catch, horseplay, revel, revelry, ribaldry; ditty, doggerel, versification: Tadsyn ta soiesy yiat loayrt m: as tan vooinjer veshtal jannoo ronneeaght orrym. Bible; foolish song, madrigal, song: Va mee son craid da ooilley my phobble, as yn ronneeaght oc fey-ny-laa. Bible; ranting, raving in drink


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