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need arkys, ymmyrchagh; boghtynid; feme: I need assistance - Ta feme aym er cooney. DF idiom; lhiass: You need not go - Cha lhiass diu goll. DF idiom; raghtanys; ymmyrch

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need to know feme er feddyn magh

there's no need for it cha vel feme rish

feme er feddyn magh need to know

loud ard: You needn't speak so loud, need you? - Cha lias diu loayrt cha ard, lias diu? JJK idiom; beealleragh; kiaullaneagh; tharmaneagh; bingey

arkys affliction, difficulty, distress, hardship, misfortune, need: livrey m'annym veih dy chooilley arkys Bible

cha vel feme rish there's no need for it: As dooyrt eh, Cha vel feme rish, lhig dou foayr y gheddyn ayns shilley my hiarn. Bible

lhiass (=Ir. leas) (upper hand) advantage; benefit, profit, welfare; need: Agh dooyrt Yeesey roo, Cha lhiass daue goll roue cur-jee shiuish beaghey daue Bible

raghtanys indigence, need, want; rigour: Ren Fiona McArdle, Karin McArdle, Stewart Bennett, Peddyr Shimmin, Peddyr Karran, Dave Fisher, Ian Morrison and Steoin Blackburn scapail veih'n raghtanys jeh vea ayns Mannin, ga nagh row eh agh rish daa laa. Dhoor; indiscretion

ymmyrch (=Ir. uircasbaidh) (f.) exigence, necessity, need, require, want: cur jee lhieu arroo son ymmyrch ny thieyn eu. Bible; wants; destitution, misery; poorness; lack

ymmyrchagh (=Ir. iomartas) destitute, helpless, indigent, need, needful, needy, poor: Ta'n ymmyrchagh as y tranlaasagh cheet dy cheilley Bible; expedient, necessary, required; profitable; indispensable

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

boghtynid (f.) jargon, nonsense; need, poverty, want: hig y meshtyllagh, as y glutterey gys boghtynid Bible; penury: Ayns dy chooilley laboraght ta vondeish: agh cha vel agh boghtynid ayns taggloo ny meillyn. Bible; spareness; nakedness: As dooyrt eh roo, Cha nee, agh dy akin boghtynid y cheer ta shiu er jeet. Bible; poor, shabbiness: My ver oo argid er eeasaght da veg jeh my phobble, ta fo boghtynid mayrt, cha jig oo ro hionn er Bible; poorness


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