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niee (=Ir. nigh) bathe, flush, launder, pan, wash: niee eh e choamraghyn ayns feeyn Bible [O.Ir. nigid]

Inexact matches:

niee ersooyl wash away: Myr ta ny ushtaghyn ceau ny claghyn, as ny thooillaghyn niee ersooyl messyn y thallooin Bible

niee jeh wash off

niee magh wash out

pash niee wash-pot: She Juda m’ ‘er lyoi, she Moab my phass nii : harrish Edom hilgym magh my vrayg, er ny Philistini niyms barriyght bogil y goyl. Psalm1610

shamyr niee (f.) wash room

tobbyr niee (f.) bath, bathtub

Boayl ny Niee Place of the Washing

cooid-ghlennee as niee (f.) cleaning and washing products

Curragh ny h'Aah Niee Washing Ford Marsh

Strooan ny h'Aah Niee Washing Stream Ford

tobbyr niee coshey (f.) footbath

bathe1 glenney; goaill thummey; niee: Bathe your feet - Niee dty chassyn. DF idiom; oonlaghey; oonley; oonlee: Bathe your feet - Oonlee dty chassyn. DF idiom

I will wash niee-ym: I will wash my hands in innocency - Niee-ym my laueyn ayns ônid Bible

launder (v.) niee

wash1 bashlagh; cur brat leaght-daah er; leaght-daah; niaghyn; niee: Wash thy hands - Niee dty laueyn. JJK idiom; oonlaghey; oonlee: Go, wash in the pool of Siloam - Immee as oonlee oo hene ayns poyll Siloam Bible

wash away (v.) goaill magh lesh niaghyn; niee ersooyl: arise, and be baptized, and wash away thy sins - irree as bee er dty vashtey, as niee ersooyl dty pheccaghyn Bible; skeabey ersooyl

washing (n.) niaghan; niaghyn: Is the washing done? - Vel y niaghyn jeant? DF idiom; niee: Washing her smalls - Niee ny myn-eaddeeyn eck. DF idiom

wash off (v.) niee jeh

wash out (v.) niee magh

washed nieet: then it shall be washed the second time - eisht bee eh nieet yn nah cheayrt bible; oonlit; doonlee: And he washed his face - Eisht doonlee eh e eddin Bible; niee: they washed their feet - niee ad nyn gassyn Bible

washing powder (n.) poodyr-niee

greie-niee washing machine

meilley-niee (f.) sink

niee-ym I will wash

poodyr-niee washing powder

preeu- prime: dooyrt John Christensen dy vel Lunnin yn preeu-ynnyd sy teihll son niee argid quaagh Carn Agh, ec chaglym ayns Mannin er y gherrid, dooyrt John Christensen dy vel Lunnin yn preeu-ynnyd sy teihll son niee argid quaagh ta Mnr Christensen ny ghooinney mooar sy Voggyl ry hoi Aachummey Keesh (Tax Reform Newtwork). Carn2

bathtub (n.) tobbyr niee, tobbyr oonlee, tubbyr oonlee

cleaning and washing products cooid-ghlennee as niee

footbath (n.) tobbyr niee coshey, tobbyr oonley coshey

Place of the Washing (n.) Boayl ny Niee

Washing Ford Marsh (n.) Curragh ny h'Aah Niee

washing machine (n.) greie niaghyn; greie-niee

Washing Stream Ford (n.) Strooan ny h'Aah Niee

wash room (n.) shamyr niee, shamyr oonlee

flush1 brooightey; corrym; cur seose; jiargaghey; lheim eeanlee; niee; stroolagh; roie yn ushtey

smalls (npl.) myn-eaddeeyn: Washing her smalls - Niee ny myn-eaddeeyn eck. DF idiom; mynlagh

crayee ceramic, earthen: niee siyn crayee as cappanyn Bible

lhieys lieth: As eshyn lhieys 'sy thie, lhig da niee e eaddagh Bible

nitre nitre: ga dy jean oo niee oo hene lesh y nitre Bible

sgilley (ny) whiter: nee oo my niee, as beem ny sgilley na sniaghtey. Bible

bath1 (n.) tobbyr niee; tobbyr oonlee: There is a yellow bath in the bathroom - Ta tobbyr oonlee wuigh 'sy chamyr oonlee. DF idiom

before dinner roish jinnair: he marvelled that he had not first washed before dinner - ghow eh yindys nagh niee eh (e laueyn) roish jinnair Bible

sink cur fo; deayrtal; giarrey; glenney; injillaghey; reurey; sinkeil; slogragh; (n.) towl toarrey; traih; meilley-niee

trimmed baarey: had neither dressed his feet, nor trimmed his beard - chamoo er niee e chassyn, ny er vaarey e aasaag Bible; giarrit; skeoighit

wash-pot (n.) saagh-nieeaghyn: Moab is my washpot - Moab my haaghnieeaghyn Bible; crockan niaghan; pash niee

ass seaghyn out of trouble: Shoh adsyn haink ass seaghyn mooar, as t'er niee nyn goamraghyn, as er ghiallaghey ad liorish fuill yn Eayn. Bible

by niessey next: nee shanstyr yn ard-valley shen by niessey da'n varroo, niee nyn laueyn erskyn y cholbagh Bible

claddagh pl. claddeeyn bank, beach, land by a river, littoral, polder, river bank: Ta claghyn, shillee as genniagh ayn, Yn famlagh fliugh, cha nel eh goan, As er ny niee liorish yn tonn, Skeabys claddagh Loch Linne. Dhoor; marsh

entreeyn entries: As va ny shamyryn, as ny entreeyn oc liorish pillaryn ny giattey, raad v'ad niee yn oural-losht. Bible

molteyrys-bancal banking fraud: Dooyrt Neale nagh row fys echey er coyrle veih sheshaghtyn-leigh mychione molteyrys-bancal as niee-argid. BS

mynnagh pl. mynneeyn bowel, innards: ren eh niee yn mynnagh as ny cassyn Bible

poyll (f.) pl. puill bay, hole, pool, water supply: ren fer niee yn fainagh ayns poyll Samaria Bible

roish jinnair anteprandial, before dinner: As tra honnick yn Pharisee shoh, ghow eh yindys nagh niee eh (e laueyn) roish jinnair. Bible

rubbey 1 rub, wipe a: ren eh toshiaght dy niee cassyn e ostyllyn, as dy rubbey ad lesh yn aanrit Bible; 2 chafe

screb1 (f.) cicatrice, mange, scab: neen saggyrt briwnys eh glen: cha vel eh agh y screb: as lhig da niee e eaddagh, as bee eh glen. Bible; rapscallion, rascal, scoundrel, varlet

s'gilley brightest, whitest: nee oo my niee, as beem ny sgilley na sniaghtey Bible

shillee (f.) building aggregate, gravel, pebbles, shingle: Ta claghyn, shillee as genniagh ayn, Yn famlagh fliugh, cha nel eh goan, As er ny niee liorish yn tonn, Skeabys claddagh Loch Linne. Dhoor

pan (v.) creearey; niee; (n.) pan: And if thy oblation be a meat offering baken in a pan - As my vees thoyrtys yn oural-arran ayds dy ve aarlit ayns pan Bible; panney: unleavened cakes, and for that and for that which is baked in the pan - keeakyn oorey, as berreenyn panney as cre-erbee ta aarlit ayn Bible

were v': So after he had washed their feet - Myr shen erreish da v' er niee ny cassyn oc Bible; va: Thus the heavens and the earth were finished - Myr shoh va ny niaughyn as y thalloo er nyn groo Bible; (interrog.) row: Were they ashamed when they had committed abomination? - Row nearey orroo tra vad er nyannoo yn peccah dwoaiagh? Bible

faarkey (=Ir. farraige, Sc.G. fairge) pl. faarkaghyn billow, breaker, large wave, ocean, sea, swell: denmys Jee yn thalloo chirrym Ooir; as chaglym cooidjagh ny ushtaghyn denmys eh Faarkaghyn Bible; (to) bathe, bathe in sea: shegin da niee e eaddagh, as faarkey eh hene ayns ushtey Bible [O.Ir. fairrge]

pronney cram, fill, press, ram home, stuff: Glen, screeb as niee yn eeast; jean pronney marish y chooid elley jeh ny reddyn er- lhimmey jeh'n eeym, as cur shoh stiagh 'syn eeast as whaal seose eh. Dhoor; eating greedily, filling, overcrowding, stuffing; gorge


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