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Hold (impv) Fuirree; S'liooar; Fark ort

hold (n.) brein lhuingey; holt: but they had not hold in the wall of the house - agh cha row veg y holt oc ayns voalley yn chiamble Bible; greim: He had a hold of me - Va greim echey orrym. DF idiom; (v.) cummal; greimmey; shassoo; greme; cumm, cum: Hold it away from me - Cum magh eh voym. DF idiom; holt; shass: Hold out against it! - Shass noi echey! DF idiom

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anchor hold (n.) greim akeragh

hold back (v.) cummal er ash, mooghey, tannaghtyn er ash

hold down (v.) croymmey; cummal ny lhie; cummal sheese; freayll smaght er

hold forth (v.) cur barel da

hold in (v.) cummal stiagh

hold off (v.) cummal jeh, cummal magh voish

hold on (v.) cummal er; cummal dys: Whilst you are seeking a new friend hold on to the old - Choud's ta shiu shirrey carrey noa cum shiu gys y chenn. DF idiom; cummal rish; Fuirree ort

hold out (v.) cummal magh; shassoo; sheeyney magh: the king shall hold out the golden sceptre - nee yn ree sheeyney magh yn lorg airh reeoil Bible

hold over cummal er ash

hold up cooyl-chlea; lhiettrimys; shassoo; tannaghtyn ny hassoo; troggal seose: when I hold up my hands towards the mercy-seat - when I hold up my hands towards the stoyl-y-vyghin Bible

hold with dy ve ass lheh

lay hold (v.) glack

shall hold cummee: My hand shall hold him fast - Cummee my laue eshyn dy-shickyr Bible

take hold (v.) goaill greme

will hold cummee

would hold chummagh

Hold your tongue (impv) Cum dty hengey

I hold him in estimation ta ammys aym er

lay hold of (v.) geddyn greim er

that can not hold nagh gum

cummal er ash hold back, hold over

shassoo (=Ir. seasamh) attitude, erection, lean, halt, hang, hold, hold out, hold up, keeping, rampant, represent, stance, stand, standing, stop, tumescence: va three deiney nyn shassoo er-gerrey da Bible; situated

brein lhuingey (f.) hold

cummal dys hold on

cummal jeh hold off

cummal sheese hold down

cummal stiagh hold in

cummee shall hold, will hold: Cummee my laue eshyn dy-shickyr Bible; will dwell, shall inhabit: troggee ad thieyn, as cummee ad ayndoo Bible; designing

greim akeragh anchor hold

cummal magh voish hold off

cummal ny lhie hold down

cur barel da hold forth

freayll smaght er hold down

tannaghtyn ny hassoo hold up

Cum dty hengey (impv) Hold your tongue, Silence

cummal er hold on; living on

dy ve ass lheh hold with

troggal seose (Eccl.) Assumption; educate, elate, elation, hold up

chummagh would contain, would hold: wheesh as chummagh daa howse dy arroo Bible

cumm hold: Cumm shickyr gys y Chiarn as farkee dy surransagh ersyn Bible

Fuirree (impv) Hang on, Hold, Patience: Fuirree raad t'ou Bible; wait

greme bit, grip, hold: ghow Samson greme er y daa phillar Bible

tannaghtyn er ash hang back, hold back, keep back

O (n.) kiarkyl; (intj) Oh; O: O Jerusalem, which shall never hold their peace day nor night - O Yerusalem, nagh bee nyn-dhost laa ny oie Bible; (voc.) Y

Bee dty host 1 (intj) Hush; 2 (impv) Keep quiet, Shut up, Hold your peace a: As dooyrt ad rish, Bee dty host, cur dty laue er dty veeal Bible; 3 dry up

cooyl-chlea (f.) ambuscade, hold up: lhie ad cooyl-chlea er nyn son ayns yn aasagh Bible

croymmey bend, bow, crouch, double over, double up, hold down, incline, lean forward, obeisance, stoop, tip over: croymmey sheese gys ny jeeghyn oc Bible

cummal magh endure, hold out, maintain, survive: kys eisht oddys oo cummal magh rish cabbil? Bible

cummal rish endure, hold on, last, standby: myr shen cha vel ad cummal rish agh son earish Bible

Fark ort (impv) Hold, Stop; Sit still: Eisht dooyrt ee, Fark ort, my inneen, derrey hee mayd kys hed y chooish Bible

Fuirree ort (intj) Patience, wait, hang on, hold on: eisht dooyrt eh, Fuirree ort rish tammylt, y charrey, bee yn maarliagh ny gheddyn-magh ayms roish my vees yn chiaghtin shoh ec jerrey. Coraa

geddyn greim er lay hold of: Eer ec y traa t'ayn t'ad er chur yn far-ennym, 'After Eight Club' orroo ta chebbal geddyn greim er'n argid. Carn

glack (=Ir.glac, glacad.) (f.) pl. glick :1 (of hand) hollow; palm; narrow valley; (of shares etc) block; (v.) lay hold: glack fer jeh ny deiney aegey, as gow yn eilley-caggee echeysyn. Bible; seized; confiscate

goaill greme (f.) 1 engaged, engagement a: Ren yn obbyr echey goaill greme er. DF; 2 take hold a: My ver-ym foyr er my chliwe sollys, as my nee my laue goaill greme er briwnys Bible

gow greim er nail; take hold of: Chyndaa uss, O Yacob, as gow greim er: shooill kiongoyrt rish soilshey yn chooid cheddin, dy vod oo ve er dty hoilshaghey. Apoc

greim (=Ir. greim) bite, catch, clutch, grab, grapple, grasp, grip, hold, piece, snap, snatch: Ghow eh greim y dooinney va baih rish. DF; (needlework) tack; stitch; scrap; commissure; handhold; bit, gobbet, morsel [O.Ir. greimm]

holt hold: cha row veg y holt oc ayns voalley yn chiamble. Bible; handle

lhiettrimys 1 bafflement, ban, constriction, disqualification, drag, drawback, handicap, hang up, hazard, hindrance, hold up, impediment, injunction, jam, obstacle, prevention, sanction, victimization a: Hug ad lhiettrimys er y villey ayns Tinvaal. DF; 2 (hindrance) balk; 3 (obstruction) bar

mooghey (=Ir. múchadh) 1 abolish, abolition, blank off, blot out, blow out, choking, damp, drown, dull, expire, extinction, extinguish, gulp back, hold back, hush up, quench, repeal, shut off, stamp out, stifle, suppress, switch off, turn off a: Ta gioot follit mooghey jymmoose; 2 (prevent) jam

nagh gum that can not hold: cisternyn brisht, nagh gum veg yn ushtey Bible

sheeyney magh attenuate, attenuation, distend, distension, expand, expansion, extend, fork out, hold out, lengthen, pass round, prolong, protract, protraction, push out, put out, reach, stretch out: nee eh sheeyney magh e laue noi yn twoaie Bible; (as landscape) unfold

S'liooar (impv) Hold: Caddil-jee nish, as gow-jee nyn vea: s'liooar eh, ta'n oor er jeet Bible

ta ammys aym er I think well of him, I hold him in estimation

firm (adj.) beayn, fondagh, gloo, jeelys, roauyr, shassooagh, trean; chionn: Stand firm - Shass dy chionn. DF idiom; shickyr: To hold firm - Dy hassoo dy shickyr. DF idiom; (n.) colught: We do business with that firm - Ta shin dellal rish y cholught shen. DF idiom

cummal abode, dwelling, dwelling place, residence: Ta berchys ayn dy ve er ny yeearree, as ooil ayns cummal y dooinney creeney: agh ta'n ommydan dy yummal eh. Bible; abstain, arrest, contain, hold, grip, retain, keep, containment, contents, possession; celebrate, celebration; inhabit, live: ren eh cummal ayns y clieau Bible; habitation; bide

greimmey 1 adhere, adhesion, attach, bite, catch, clutch, fishing tackle, grab, grasp, grip, gripping, hold, jam, lock in, mesh, monopolization, nab, pin on, seize, seizing, snap, snatch, snatching, stick, stitch, stitch up a: ren loauid greimmey my chraueyn Bible; 2 tooth; 3 (of person) adherence; 4 (rugby) tackle; 5 holding; 6 sticks

ooig (f.) pl. ooigyn antar, cavern, grotto, stope; cave: Roll-jee claghyn mooarey er beeal yn ooig Bible; creek: chronnee ad ooig dy row lesh traie, raad v'ad kiarit, my oddagh eh ve, yn lhong y roie stiagh Bible; hold: As dooyrt y phadeyr Gad rish David, Ny fuirree ayns yn ooig shoh Bible; pit: Eshyn chleiy-ys ooig, tuittee eh-hene ayn; as eshyn lhieggys cleiy, nee ard-nieu eh y lhottey. Bible; den: doardee eh daue dy hroggal Daniel ass yn ooig Bible; dungeon: Deïe mee er dty ennym, O Hiarn; veih diunid yn ooig. Bible; hotbed


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