Fockleyreen: Manx - English Dictionary

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less (adj., adv.) agh; looid, by loo; (ny) sloo: It grew less and less - Dirree eh ny sloo as as ny sloo. DF idiom; gyn bree, gyn kiarail, gyn shalee


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cash less discount (n.) argid loojey dooraght

more or less (adv.) fo ny harrish

Helping you spend less every day Cooney lhiu baarail ny sloo dagh laa

gyn shalee less

looid diminutiveness, less, littleness

argid loojey dooraght cash less discount

fo ny harrish more or less

Cooney lhiu baarail ny sloo dagh laa Helping you spend less every day

conceited (adj.) corvianagh: The less knowledge one has, the more conceited one is - Myr sloo yn fys t'ec fer, smoo corvian t'echey. JJK idiom; mooaralagh, sonnaasagh

more1 lee; lhee; thooilliu, tooilliu; tooilley: I wish you had more time - Saillym dy beagh tooilley traa eu. JJK idiom; smoo, s'moo: More hurry less speed - Myr smoo siyr, smoo cumrail. DF idiom

shortly (adv.) dy gerrid; gerjey: More or less - Fo ny harrish DF idiom; tammylt beg

agh (=Ir. achd, Sc. ach) 1 albeit, but, except, less, only, yet a: Agh ta taitnys ec y Chiarn ayndoosyn ta goaill aggle roish Bible; 2 riding horse, steed [OIr. acht]

by loo (comp./sup.) smallest: va niist mynayn tammyl mei vei, jeaghyn er: nan masky va Morre Malen, as Morre meier Iames by' lu, as dy Ioses, as Morre Salom. PB1610; less; fewest

gyn bree less, pointless, sapless, unexciting, unmeaning: as bee gloyr Voab er ny hoiaghey beg jeh, lesh ooilley yn cheshaght vooar shen ; as bee yn fooilliagh feer fardalagh, as gyn bree. Bible; (as style) weak; of none effect

gyn kiarail less: Sleih dy hreishteil dy gholl gys niau, as foast gyn kiarail y ghoaill dy yannoo ad hene aarloo er y hon. CS

sloo1 (=Ir. is ) (comp./sup.) least, minimal, shortest, smallest, less, lesser, littler, shorter, smaller: cha ren shin yn assee sloo da dty vochillyn Bible; fewer

sloo2 (ny) less, lesser, littler, shorter, smaller: cha dinsh ee veg da, ny sloo ny ny smoo, derrey'n voghrey. Bible

fortune (n.) aigh vie, faaishnys, sonnys, speeideilys, haghyr; fortan: She has lost half her fortune, but that doesn't make her less happy - T'ee er choayl yn derrey lieh jeh'n fortan eck, agh cha nel eh shen cur urree ve ny sloo maynrey. JJK idiom; sheean

knowledge (n.) enn, enney, oayllys, ynsagh; fys: The less knowledge one has, the more conceited one is - Myr sloo yn fys t'ec fer, smoo corvian t'echey. JJK idiom; fyssyree; tushtey: And he hath filled him with the spirit of God, in wisdom, in understanding, and in knowledge - As teh er lhieeney eh lesh spyrryd Yee, ayns creenaght, ayns tushtey Bible; tushtagh

my aym: I shall have done my exercise in less than ten minutes - Bee my roortys jeant aym ayns ny sloo na jeih minnidyn. JJK idiom; ayms: It's past four by my watch - Te lurg kiare liorish yn ooreyder ayms. JJK idiom; lhiam; lhiams: It's mine, yours, his, hers, ours, yours, theirs - T'ee lhiams, lhiats, leshyn, lheeish, lhienyn, lhiuish, lhieusyn. JJK idiom; my: My dear brother - My vraar veen. JJK idiom

try eab, feysht; eabbey: Thank you, I'll try to learn it in less time - Gura mie eu, eabym dy ynsagh eh ayns ny sloo dy hraa. JJK idiom; fidraghtyn; tryal; shirrey; (impv) prow: Try them, if you please - Prow ad, my sailliu. JJK idiom; prowal: Will you allow me to try it? - Jean shiu lhiggey dou prowal eh? JJK idiom

worm1 (n.) beisht; beishteig: The womb shall forget him; the worm shall feed sweetly on him - Neen vreïn eshyn y yarrood; neen beishteig beaghey dy blaystal er Bible; crooag: it did not stink, neither was there any worm therein - cha ren eh breinaghey, chamoo va crooag ayn Bible; dhiane: How much less man, that is a worm? and the son of man, which is a worm? - Cre-woad sloo dooinney, ta ny veishteig, as yn mac dooinney, ta myr y dhiane. Bible; peishteig; tayrneyder

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