Fockleyreen: Manx - English Dictionary

Search for:

TLex Dictionary
Current search: grian | Results: 21

grian (=Ir., Sc.G. grian) (f.) (pl -yn) sun, sunlight, sunshine: tra nagh row grian ny eayst ry-akin rish ymmodee laghyn Bible [O.Ir. grĂ­an]

Inexact matches:

grian varrooagh (f.) melting sun

grian mean oie midnight sun

grian yn astyr declining sun, westering sun

grian y vunlaa midday sun, sun at noon: T'eh cha baghtal as grian y vunlaa. DF

melting sun (n.) grian varrooagh

declining sun (n.) grian yn astyr

midday sun (n.) grian y vunlaa

midnight sun (n.) grian mean oie

sunbaked (adj.) grian-vroit

sunlight (n.) grian, soilshey ny greiney

westering sun grian yn astyr

grian-vroit sunbaked

sun at noon (n.) grian y vunlaa

sunshine (n.) grian: In the sunshine - Fo'n ghrian. DF idiom; soilshey ny greiney

plaasyn palaces: Plaasyn prinsoil glistral myr whilleen grian. DF

prinsoil princely: Plaasyn prinsoil glistral myr whilleen grian. DF

palaces (npl.) plaaseyn; plaasyn: Princely palaces shining like so many suns - Plaasyn prinsoil glistral myr whilleen grian. DF idiom

princely (adj.) flahoil; prinsoil: Princely palaces shining like so many suns - Plaasyn prinsoil glistral myr whilleen grian. DF idiom

sun goll sheear; grian: The sun is as hot as in the middle of summer - Ta'n ghrian cha cheh as ayns mean y touree. JJK idiom; grianaghey; grianey; ree yn laa

bwoyid beauty, comeliness, good looks, loveliness, prettiness: erson mar ta yn grian girri rish chass, as yn feyr fieaghy, as y vla tuittym er shiul, as boiydg yn ghummey agge doll mou, gy jiaru shen mar heidg y duyne berchiagh mou ayns y raydjyn. PB1610


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