Fockleyreen: Manx - English Dictionary

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jeirk (prep.) 1 alms, largesse a: Been chloan echey nyn gercheenyn, shooyl ny dhieyn son jeirk Bible; 2 devotion

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giat jeirk alms gate

guilley jeirk charity boy

Jeirk Pheddyr St. Peter's Pence

kishtey jeirk alms-box

poagey jeirk alms-bag

shirrey jeirk beg, begging, cadge, panhandle: Nagh nee shoh eshyn boallagh soie shirrey jeirk? Bible

thie jeirk charitable institution

alms (npl.) jeirk: She begged alms off me - Hirr ee jeirk orrym. DF idiom

alms-bag (n.) poagey jeirk

alms-box (n.) kishtey jeirk

alms gate (n.) giat jeirk

charitable institution (n.) thie jeirk

charity boy (n.) guilley jeirk

largesse (n.) feoiltys, jeirk

panhandle (v.) shirrey jeirk

glenney ersooyl sweep away: Son ta jeirk livrey voish baase, as nee eh glenney ersooyl dy chooilley pheccah, adsyn ta cur-rish jeirk as ynrickys vees er nyn yannoo magh lesh bea: 10. Apoc

cadge (v.) jannoo cadjerys; shirrey jeirk

St. Peter's Pence (n.) Argid Pheddyr; Jeirk Pheddyr

begging (v.) goll er ny dhieyn, guee er, shirrey jeirk; er y cheayrt

boallagh ofttimes, usest, wont: hug ad enney er dy nee shoh eshyn boallagh soie shirrey jeirk ec giat Aalin y chiamble Bible

mooarane bleeantyn many years: Nish lurg mooarane bleeantyn, haink mee dy chur lhiam jeirk gys my ashoon hene, as ourallyn. Bible

shooyl ny dhieyn beg: Been chloan echey nyn gercheenyn, as shooyl ny dhieyn son jeirk Bible

ashamed (adj.) naaragh, nearagh; naarit; nearey er: You make me feel ashamed - T'ou cur nearey orrym. DF idiom; nearildagh: He is unable to work and ashamed to beg - Cha nod eh gobbragh as t'eh nearildagh jeirk y hirrey. DF idiom; neareydagh: You ought to be ashamed of yourself - By chair dhyt ve neareydagh jeed hene. DF idiom

beg (v.) caayney; guee er: I beg you not to go so far - Ta mee guee ort dyn dy gholl choud. JJK idiom; jeirkal; shirrey jeirk; hirr; shooyl ny dhieyn; (to); (dy) chaayney; shirrey: I beg your pardon - Ta mee shirrey yn phardoon eu. JJK idiom

devotion (n.) ooashley, padjer, jeirk; craueeaght: Under the mask of devotion - Fo scaa craueeaght. DF idiom; jeelysaght: He only recovered because of her devotion - Cha ren eh couyral agh son e jeelysaght. DF idiom; firrinys: Devotion to the truth - Firrinys da'n irriney. DF idiom


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