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jesh (=Ir. deas) adept, becoming, dexter, elegant, fancy, felicitous, groomed, neat, nice, ready, right, righthand, rightwing, seemly, smart, starboard, suitable, tidy, trim; convenient: hig eh tra vees caa jesh echey. Bible gow raad erbee hee oo jesh dhyt Bible; comely; apposite [O.Ir. dess]


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cheu jesh dexter: Hyndaa shin dys y cheu jesh, myr dooyrt oo rooin JJK

dy jesh deftly, nicely, prettily, readily: T'eh beggan ny smoo na daeed duillag er-lhiurid as eh clouit dy jesh er pabyr stoamey. Carn; seemly

jesh-chliaghtaghyn tradishoonagh traditional ceremonies

jesh-chliaghtey loo swearing-in ceremony

jesh-chliaghtey toghtagh poignant ceremony

jesh da applicable: Jean-jee hene briwnys; vel eh jesh da ben dy yannoo padjer gys Jee as y kione eck gyn coodagh? Bible

lunjean jesh right hook

Thie Jesh Neat House

cassey er jesh (as road) turn off

cheet jesh da become, beseem, match

jannoo jesh da suit

jesh-chliaghtey lhiggey stiagh initiation ceremony

jesh lesh y laue chiare left-handed: va shiaght cheead reih deiney cha jesh lesh y laue chiare dy voddagh dagh fer jeu clagh y hilgey ass sling, gys lheead renaig, gyn missal Bible

rere yn jesh by the right

ynseyder jesh loayrtys elocutionist

Guild Ellyn Jesh as Jeidjys Ellan Vannin The Isle of Man Fine Art and Industrial Guild

dexter (adj.) cheu jesh, jesh

seemly (adj.) jesh; dy doaiagh, dy jesh

righthand (n.) jesh: Righthand turn - Cassey jesh. DF idiom

adept (adj.) jesh; jesh-laueagh

become (v.) cheet dy ve; cheet jesh da: It does not become pride to do anything that needs an apology - Cha vel eh cheet jesh da moyrn dy yannoo red erbee ta laccal leshtal. JJK idiom

becoming fakinagh; jesh

convenient (adj.) caaoil, ienchyssagh; jesh

deftly (adv.) dy jesh

elegant (adj.) jesh

elocutionist (n.) ynseyder jesh loayrtys

felicitous (adj.) jesh, traaoil

groomed aarlit; jesh; kerit

neat (adj.) 1 lhome, creoi, skeoigh; 2 jesh: To be as neat as a pin - Ve cha jesh as freeney. JJK idiom a jeshey; 3 stuittey; 4 ollagh, stuitt

Neat House (n.) Thie Jesh

prettily (adv.) dy jesh

right hook lunjean jesh

rightwing jesh

starboard cheu yesh: On the starboard beam - Er y cheu yesh. DF idiom; jesh: She had a list to starboard - V'ee ny lhie er e jesh. DF idiom

suitable (adj.) cooie, jesh; jeshey

adroitness (n.) ablid, jesh-laueys, schlei

ambidexterity (n.) co-yeshys, jesh-laueaght, jesh-laueys

ambidexterous (adj.) jesh-laueagh

applicable (adj.) cooie da, jesh da

apt2 (scholar) jesh-laueaght

aptitude (n.) cooieaght; jesh-laueaght

ceremonious (adj.) formoil, jesh-chliaghtagh, staydoil

ceremony (n.) jesh-chliaghtey, sharmanys

comely (adj.) aalin: For our comely parts have no need - Son cha vel ny oltyn aalin ain feme er shoh Bible; bwaagh: Thy cheeks are comely with rows of jewels - Ta dty cheeillyn bwaagh soit magh lesh roaghyn dy yewellyn Bible; bwoyagh; cooie: but for that which is comely - agh son shen ny ta cooie Bible; feudagh: it is good and comely for one to eat and to drink - te mie as feudagh son peccagh dy ee as dy iu Bible; fakinagh, graysoil; jesh: is it comely that a woman pray unto God uncovered? - vel eh jesh da ben dy yannoo padjer gys Jee as y kione eck gyn coodagh? Bible; stoamey: There be three things which go well, yea, four are comely in going - Ta ayn three cretooryn ta shooyl dy mie; as eer yn chiarroo ta stoamey ayns gimmeeaght Bible; stoamid: I will not conceal his parts, nor his power, nor his comely proportion - Cha jean-ym keiltyn e oltyn, ny e hroshid, ny stoamid cummey e niart. Bible

deft (adj.) jesh-laueagh

elocution (n.) jesh-loayrtys

fair-spoken jesh-loayrtagh

handiness (n.) faggysid, jesh-laueys

nice (adj.) braew: The tea was nice and sweet - Va'n tey braew millish. DF idiom; taitnyssagh: Nice tune - Carr taitnyssagh. DF idiom; mie: That is a nice situation - Ta shen boayl mie. DF idiom; jesh: Nice car - Gleashtan jesh. DF idiom; coar: Nice man - Dooinney coar. DF idiom

nicely (adv.) dy jesh; dy mie

poignant ceremony (n.) jesh-chliaghtey toghtagh

readily (adv.) dy arryltagh, dy jesh

ready reply (n.) jesh-ockle

repartee (n.) beeal-aarlooid, jesh-'ocklaght

right cair; cairys; cairysagh; jeerys; kiart: All is right except this sentence - Ta ooilley kiart er-lhimmey jeh'n raa shoh. JJK idiom; my yesh; jeeragh; jesh: We turned to the right, as you told us - Hyndaa shin dys y cheu jesh, myr dooyrt oo rooin. JJK idiom; jeshey

ritualism (n.) jesh-ymmyrkey, oardaghys

ritualistic (adj.) jesh-ymmyrkagh

silver-tongued (adj.) jesh-loayrtagh

slickness (n.) ablid, gastaght, jesh-laueaght

swearing-in ceremony (n.) jesh-chliaghtey loo

traditional ceremonies (npl.) jesh-chliaghtaghyn tradishoonagh

jesh-chliaghtagh ceremonial, ceremonious

jesh-chliaghtaghys ceremonial

jesh-chliaghtey ceremonial, ceremony

jesh-focklagh eloquent, voluble

jesh-focklaght (f.) eloquence

jesh-laueagh adept, adroit, ambidexterous, deft, dexterous, handy, slick

jesh-laueaght (f.) ambidexterity, aptitude, slickness; (scholar) apt

jesh-laueys adroitness, ambidexterity, handiness

jesh-loayrtagh articulate, fair-spoken, silver-tongued

jesh-loayrtys elocution

jesh-'ocklaght (f.) repartee

jesh-ockle ready reply

jesh-ymmyrkagh ritualistic

jesh-ymmyrkey ritualism

adroit (adj.) abyl; jesh-laueagh; gastey; schleioil

apposite (adj.) kiart; jesh; cooie; corrym; traaoil

beseem (v.) cheet jesh da, ve cooie da

by the right rere yn jesh

ceremonial jesh-chliaghtagh; jesh-chliaghtaghys; jesh-chliaghtey; staydoilagh

dexterous (adj.) aghtal; jesh-laueagh; lauee; scheial; schleioil

initiation ceremony (n.) jesh-chliaghtey lhiggey stiagh

slick abyl; arbyl; jesh-laueagh; shliee

voluble (adj.) focklagh, jesh-focklagh, pleatagh, pleiteilagh

articulate flaaoil; fockley; glick; gra; jesh-loayrtagh; oltagh; (v.) fockley magh

eloquent1 (adj.) flaoill, flaaoil, floaoil, flaoill; jeih-ocklagh, jesh-focklagh

handy (adj.) ec laue; faggys da; jesh-laueagh; lauee; ymmydoil; faggys

left-handed (adj.) kyttagh, toshtalaght, kiuttaght, kiuttagh, toshtalagh; jesh lesh y laue chiare

match1 cheet jesh da, piyral; cloie; co-chloie; foaddan; keilley; mac-soylley; sheshey; soyllaghey; troddan

tack3 (nautical) burrey: On the starboard tack - Er y vurrey jesh. DF idiom

tidy cur reaghys er, jannoo skeoigh, jeshaghey; cumir; cumiragh; jeadagh; jesh; resoonagh; skeoigh

trim arraghey; baarey beg; cormaghey; giarrey beg; jesh; jeshaghey; jeshey; skeiogh; stuitt; stuittey

turn off2 (v.) (as road) cassey er clee, cassey er jesh, cassey veih'n raad

apology (n.) leshtal: It does not become pride to do anything that needs an apology - Cha vel eh cheet jesh da moyrn dy yannoo red erbee ta laccal leshtal. JJK idiom

fancy er lheh; fillosheragh: Fancy goods - Cooid fillosheragh. DF idiom; jesh; mian; mianey; sheiltyn; sheiltynys: It was all fancy - Cha row ayn agh sheiltynys. DF idiom; teiyt; thollane; yeearree

other one (the ); (yn) jeh elley; fer elley: It doesn't match the other one - Cha nel eh cheet jesh da'n fer elley. DF idiom

pin1 (v.) cur freenaghyn ayn, freenaghey, jialgaghey, kiangley; (n.) freeney: To be as neat as a pin - Ve cha jesh as freeney. JJK idiom; pin

polite (adj.) cooyrtoil: It becomes us to be polite to everybody - Te cheet jesh dooin dy ve cooyrtoil da ooilley. JJK idiom

ready aarloo: Let the dinner be ready by six - Lhig da'n jinnair ve aarloo ec shey. JJK idiom; aarlooid; arryltagh; jesh; kiartaghey; mie; shiaullaghey; ullee: Are you ready? - Vel oo aarloo? DF idiom

smart abyl, bioyr, glick, jesh, jeshagh, kioot; aghtal: Smart lad - Scollag aghtal. DF idiom; gonnagh, gortey, gred, guinn, piandagh; gyersnagh

suit cooish; cullee; daah; freggyrt da, jannoo cooie da, jannoo jesh da; shualtys; sooree; jannoo cooie

The Isle of Man Fine Art and Industrial Guild (n.) Guild Ellyn Jesh as Jeidjys Ellan Vannin

turned1 deillit; chyndaait, chyndait, chyndaït; er ny hyndaa; hyndaa: We turned to the right, as you told us - Hyndaa shin dys y cheu jesh, myr dooyrt oo rooin. JJK idiom

waistcoat (n.) perree; vest: A white waistcoat will suit you - Nee vest bane cheet jesh jiu. JJK idiom

white1 bane: A white waistcoat will suit you - Nee vest bane cheet jesh jiu. JJK idiom; vane: You are as impudent as a white stone - T'ou cha daaney as clagh vane. JJK idiom; baney; banee; gial

clane job-lot See slane :1 (yn); (the) caboodle, whole bag of tricks: "Cha row," dooyrt eh, "ren ny ferrishyn yn clane job-lot dooys," dooyrt eh, "oyr tra rosh mee yn magher va'n arroo ooilley ayns stookyn, jesh as kiart. GB

fadeyr pl. fadeyryn prophet: She'n fer-ynsee Pangloss va fadeyr creeney yn lught-thie, as va Candide geaishtagh rish ny lessoonyn echey lesh ooilley'n credjue mie haink jesh da'n eash as yn ymmyrkey echey. CnyO; vaticinator

fingan crag: As skortyn gennish, 's ooilley kiare as jesh, Y fingan dhoo, tarmane mygeayrt, myr hoie eh E chassyn er gib jeh creg feer shliawin Dhoor

kiarkyllyn circles: Va'n daa ghuilley shoh ny neesht ceau coamraghyn sheeidey slane dhoo as kiarkyllyn airh mysh yn kione oc dy chummal dy jesh y folt. GB

lhiggit magh exposed: Er y chooid sloo, veagh reiltys Sheshaght-Obbree prowal geddyn rey rish ny deiney keoi er y skian jesh va lhiggit magh ass ny thieyn baanrit ec y Thooder. Carn

litcherys1 idleness, indolence, inertia, laziness, slothfulness: Eaddagh jesh, litcherys, goaill eaysh ec y chiollagh -- ren Harry soiaghey scansh er veg jeh ny reddyn shoh. MB

mooar-chooishagh epoch-making; eventful: Cre'n sorch dy voghrey jesh v'ayn lurg fastyr mooar-chooishagh ronsaghey daa phairk cloie 'syn ard valley faggys da nyn malley beg cheerey. Dhoor; important

ooriltagh refreshment: Hooar shin shapp ooriltagh jesh as glen as hie shin stiagh ayn. Dhoor

pabyr (=Ir. páipéar) pl. pabyryn packet, paper, papyrus: T'eh beggan ny smoo na daeed duillag er-lhiurid as eh clouit dy jesh er pabyr stoamey. Carn

eloquence (n.) jesh-focklaght: Has anybody ever spoken with more eloquence than Cicero and Demosthenes? - Vel persoon erbee rieau er loayrt lesh ny smoo dy yesh-focklaght na Cicero as Demosthenes? JJK idiom; loayrtalys

everybody dagh ooilley pheiagh; dagh ooilley phersoon: Everybody has his faults - Ta dy-chooilley phersoon as e oiljyn echey. JJK idiom; cagh: Everybody is speaking of this new discovery - Ta cagh loayrt mysh yn feddyn-magh noa shoh. JJK idiom; ooilley: It becomes us to be polite to everybody - Te cheet jesh dooin dy ve cooyrtoil da ooilley. JJK idiom

needs (npl.) femeyn; (v.) feme: I'll give him everything he needs - Verym da dy-chooilley red t'eh (shassoo) ayns feme jeh. JJK idiom; (v.) laccal: It does not become pride to do anything that needs an apology - Cha vel eh cheet jesh da moyrn dy yannoo red erbee ta laccal leshtal. JJK idiom

broid dirt: ta ny ushtaghyn eck tilgey seose laagh as broïd Bible; grime, nastiness, pollutant, smut, vileness: As tan cheer fo slane broid Bible; filthiness: Chamoo broid, ny glare ommijagh, ny craid, nagh vel jesh; agh ayns ynnyd oc shoh coyrt booise. Bible; filth: cha nee liorish cur ersooyl broid yn eill, agh liorish yn ansoor dy chooinsheanse vie gys Jee Bible; pollution: Son lurg daue ve er haghney broid y theihll trooid tushtey jeh'n Chiarn as Saualtagh Yeesey Creest Bible; corruption: Te er ny chuirr ayns broid; te troggit seose ayns glennid: Bible; impurity

shenn sidoor old trooper, old warhorse, veteran: Ta shenn sidoor Manninagh kiarail jannoo jesh-chliaghtey jeh Laa yn Varriaght sy Chapaan. BS

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