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measure (n.) saase; towshan, tubbag; towse-saagh; (v., n.) towse: Measure the corn with your own tub - Towse yn arroo liorish dty hubbag hene. DF idiom Give me full measure - Cur towse mie dou. DF idiom

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cubic measure (n.) towse kioobagh

half measure (n.) lieh-howse

heaped measure (n.) towse chummit

long measure (n.) towse liauyr

measure out (v.) rheynn; towse

paper measure (n.) towse pabyragh

Pastoral Measure (n.) Saase Bochillaght

scant measure (n.) towse giare

short measure (n.) towse giare

tape measure (n.) rybban towsh; towshan

yard measure (n.) stundayrt

in some measure ayns ayrn ennagh

out of measure gyn towse

towshan dimension, magnitude, measurement, standard; measure, survey: ren eh towshan y thalloo Bible; tape measure

lieh-howse half measure

rybban towsh tape measure

Saase Bochillaght Pastoral Measure

towse chummit heaped measure

towse giare under-dose, scant measure, short measure: Vel foast ny tashtaghyn dy vee-chairys ayns thie ny mee-chairal, as yn towse giare ta feodagh ? Bible

towse kioobagh cubic measure

towse liauyr long measure

towse pabyragh paper measure

towse (=Ir. tomhas) pl. towseyn 1 calibre, capacity, dose, gauge, mensuration, mete, rating, size, time, value a: As liorish towse hug eh airh son buird yn arran casherick Bible; 2 (of gold) tit; 3 (n.) divine law; 4 (v.) mark off, measure out, weigh out, measure, weigh, size up, sum up, summing up, ponder

ayns ayrn ennagh in some measure, to some extent

gyn towse out of measure, unfathomed, unmeasured, unplumbed: daag Solomon ooilley ny siyn gyn towse Bible

saase pl. saaseyn contrivance, device, machinery, measure, medium, method, remedy, resource: Cre'n saase eisht t'ec dooinney dy v'er ny heyrey roish Jee? Bible

stundayrt pl. stundayrtyn 1 norm, standard; 2 yard, yard measure; 3 cubit a: cha row ad foddey veih'n thalloo, agh mysh keead stundayrt Bible

towse-saagh measure: Cha jean shiu neu-chairys erbee ayns briwnys, ayns towse-lhiurid, ny towse-trimmid, ny ayns towse-saagh Bible

tubbag (f.) bushel, measure, peck, tub: tra haink fer gys dash-arroo jerkal rish feed tubbag, cha row echey agh jeih Bible

rheynn (f.) pl. rheynnyn allocation, bill, class, compartment, dichotomy, dismemberment, dissection, distribution, divide, division, form, graduation, partition, portion, quota, ration, rationing, resolution, resolve, section, segmentation, share, sphere; (of land) parcel, precinct; bureau, department: Shirveishagh Cooishyn Sthie, Phil Braidwood, dooyrt eh dy row eh currym e Rheynn dy chur kiartaghyn shinsharagh da ny yeearreyderyn smoo cooie BS; mountain ridge; (v.) break up, classify, dispense, distribute, graduate, measure out: Rheynn ad my gharmadyn ny mastoc Bible; divided; dividing


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