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nothing neunhee: Two goals to nil - Daa ghean noi neunhee. DF idiom; veg: Nothing is worse than that - Cha vel veg ny smessey na shen. JJK idiom; folmid

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do nothing yannoo veg

for nothing son veg: You sell your people for nothing - T'ou creck dty phobble son veg. DF idiom

nothing loath gyn lhiastid erbee

come to nothing (v.) cheet gys neunhee

It's good for nothing Chan 'eeagh eh veg

little or nothing beggan beg

there was nothing cha row jalloo

good-for-nothing (adj.) gyn y vie; (n.) kecksee, rag-rannee, riftan

gyn lhiastid erbee nothing loath

kecksee dirty person, good-for-nothing

Chan 'eeagh eh veg It's good for nothing

cha row jalloo there was nothing

cheet gys neunhee fizzle out, come to nothing

rag-rannee cad, crook, good-for-nothing, rascal, reprobate, rogue, tough

by any means er aght-erbee: nothing shall by any means hurt you - cha jean nheesy theihll, er aght erbee, skielley diu Bible

complain (v.) accan, gaggan: I have cause to complain - Ta oyr gaccan aym. DF idiom; trughaney: I have nothing to complain about - Cha nel veg aym dy hrughaney mysh. DF idiom; tollagh

deter (v.) cumrail; cur jeh: Nothing will deter him - Cha jean veg cur eh jeh. DF idiom

escapes scaap-ys; scaapail: He sees everything, nothing escapes him - T'eh fakin dy-chooilley red, cha nel veg scapail eh. JJK idiom

lawyers (npl.) leighderyn: I have nothing against lawyers as such - Cha nel veg aym noi leighderyn myr t'ad. DF idiom; turneyryn: Lawyers grow fat on the pennies of fools - Ta turneyryn gaase roauyr er pingyn yn ommidan. DF idiom

loath (adj.) lhiastagh; (v.) lhiastey: She is extremely loath to go there - T'ee lhome lhiastey goll gys shen. DF idiom; lhiastid: Nothing loath - Gyn lhiastid erbee. DF idiom

ruins (npl.) tholtanyn: There is nothing left but ruins - Cha nel veg faagit agh tholtanyn. DF idiom; toltanyn

serious (adj.) smooinaghtagh, trome-chooishagh; trome: I hope it will be nothing serious - Ta mee jerkal nagh bee eh red erbee trome. JJK idiom

shall swear looys: Whosoever shall swear by the temple, it is nothing - Quoi-erbee looys liorish y chiamble, nagh vel eh veg: Bible

talk1 beealeraght; caaynt; loayrt: There's nothing to talk about - Cha nel veg dy loayrt mysh. JJK idiom; pleateil; taggloo: You talk more than you study - Ta shiu taggloo ny smoo na gynsagh. JJK idiom

trouble1 boir, seaghyn; boirey: She has nothing but trouble - Cha nel veg eck agh boirey. JJK idiom; boiraghey, boirey er, jannoo er, seaghnaghey; trubbyl; tooilleil

violent1 (adj.) elgyssagh: After a violent quarrel, they embraced each other, as if nothing had happened - Lurg tuittym-magh elgyssagh, ren ad nuiddragh y cheilley, myr nagh row red erbee er d JJK idiom; raghtal

wavering anshickyrys, craagh; anshickyr, kirkinagh, leaystagh, loaganagh, teaymagh; (v.) jannoo kirkinys, leaystey, tuittym; lheaystey: But let him ask in faith, nothing wavering - Agh lhig da geearree ayns credjue, fegooish lheaystey Bible

beggan beg faintly, fleabite, little or nothing, very little: Tra nagh row shiu agh beggan, eer beggan beg Bible

folmid bareness, blank, blankness, emptiness, flatness, hollowness, inanity, shallowness, vacancy, vacuity, vacuum; (f.) (useless) void; chasm; nothing: t'eh cummal seose yn seihll er y folmid Bible

gyn y vie beggarly, dud, good-for-nothing: Dooinney gyn y vie. DF

neunhee (=Ir. neamhní) cipher, nothing, zero, naught, nil, nonentity, nothingness: Son y chooid smoo, ta neunhee jeant jeh coayl-chengey. Carn

son veg for nothing: T'ou creck dty phobble son veg: as cha vel oo goaill veg yn argid er nyn son. Bible

veg (f.) COMPARE beg anything, naught, none, nothing: ny abbyr-jee veg r'ee. Bible; (tennis) love; (cricket) duck

yannoo veg (dy); (to) loaf about, do nothing: Tra raink mee Ellan Vannin reesht va mee g'ennaghtyn dy row mee ayns Sostyn, ny boayl ennagh elley, boayl nagh vel traa ec peiagh erbee dy yannoo veg. Carn

by myself lhiam pene; liorym pene: By myself have I sworn - Liorym pene ta mee er vreearrey Bible; rhym pene: I pour out my heart by myself - ta mee deayrtey magh my chree rhym pene Bible; mish mee hene: that spreadeth abroad the earth by myself - mish mee hene ta sheeyney magh yn thalloo Bible; my lieh hene: For I know nothing by myself - Son ga nagh voddym coyrt nhee erbee gys my lieh hene Bible

cost costal; costys: Cost price - Costys kionnee. DF idiom; leagh; chost: of that which doth cost me nothing - jeh shen nagh chost veg dou Bible; cost: have we eaten at all of the king's cost? - vel shin er veaghey eddyr ec cost y ree? Bible

idle jannoo veg; lag-lauee; lhiastagh; liastey, lhiastey: These boys are not idle - Cha nel ny guillyn shoh liastey. JJK idiom; litcheragh; naggyr; rea-chassey; soailchaghey; speilleigagh; (nyn) daaue: They are idle - T'ad nyn daaue. DF idiom; (ny) haaue: An idle hand will get nothing - Cha vow laue ny taaue veg. DF idiom; (ny) taaue: She is idle - T'ee ny taaue. DF idiom

I should raise droggin: that which he hath given me I should lose nothing, but should raise it up again at the last day - ny hug eh dou nagh gaillin veg, agh dy droggin eh seose reesht ec y laa jerrinagh Bible

say1 (impv) abbyr: Say 'abbot' without moving your jaw - Abbyr 'abb' dyn gleashagh dty chab. DF idiom; (v.) gra: I had better say nothing - Bare dou gra veg. DF idiom; jir: He won't say anything whatever - Cha jir eh veg. DF idiom; liassaghey

riftan pl. riftanyn good-for-nothing, hooligan, worthless person: Tra lheim eh harrish y woalley reesht dooyrt Plod, "Ta mee er hayrtyn uss, my riftan beg; lhig dooin goll as feddyn magh ere vees dty yishag gra mychione. CJ


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