Fockleyreen: Manx - English Dictionary

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miser (n.) gortagh, gortan, peajeog, sondagh; prughag: Store miser and eat little mouse - Tasht prughag as ee lughag. JJK idiom


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gortan miser

peajeog miser, niggard, pinch-penny, scraper

prughag hoarder, miser, niggard: Tasht prughag as ee lughag. JJK

hoard (n.) prug; (v.) pruggal, stoyral, stoyrey, tashtey; stoyr; tasht: Hoard up miser and eat a little mouse - Tasht phrughag as ee lughag. DF idiom

store (n.) mart, prawg, prug; shapp, stoyr; (v.) stoyrail, stoyral, tashtey; tasht: Store miser and eat little mouse - Tasht prughag as ee lughag. JJK idiom

sondagh avaricious, close-fisted, covetous, greedy, mercenary, miser, niggardly, selfish, sordid, close fisted: Cha bee eshyn ta sondagh er argid jeant-magh lesh argid Bible

gortagh beggarly, chary, cheese-paring, close-fisted, frugal, grudging, hurt, hurtful, illiberal, injurious, meagre, mean spirited, miser, miserly, parsimonious, penurious, pinching, scant, scanty, skimpy, stingy, close fisted: Shegin da ny fir as mraane-lhee gra cre ny gonaghyn phrowys ad dy lheihys hoshiaght as cre ny gortaghyn vees faagit gyn lheihys ec y traa t'ayn Carn; acrimonious

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