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prickly (adj.) caulgagh; colgagh; drineagh; friogganagh; jialgagh; birragh

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prickly cockle (n.) coggyl friogganagh

prickly lettuce (n.) glassan caulgagh, glasseyr friogganagh

prickly pear (n.) peer jialgagh

prickly saltwort (n.) lus y tollan

prickly sowthistle (n.) bee muc friogganagh

coggyl friogganagh (f.) prickly cockle

glassan caulgagh prickly lettuce

glasseyr friogganagh prickly lettuce

peer jialgagh prickly pear

bee muc friogganagh prickly sowthistle

colgagh lesser weaver; peppery; prickly, spiky; petulant; wayward

lus y tollan (f.) marsh mallow; prickly saltwort, saltwort

caulgagh (adj.) barbed, bearded, bristly, prickly, waspish; bad-tempered, exasperating, truculent; (f.) lesser weaver

drineagh prickly, thorny: Ta raad y litcher myr cleiy drineagh Bible

jialgagh prickly, spiniferous, spiny, thorny: Ta my chrackan jialgagh. DF

birragh (=Ir. biorach) See byrragh pointed, scathing, sharp, spiky, tapered: Ta cleayshyn birragh echey. DF; prickly

friogganagh 1 bad-tempered, cantankerous, crabby, edgy, liverish, offended, ratty, snappish, touchy a: T'eh ny ghooinney friogganagh. DF; 2 bristly, echinoid, finned, finny, prickly, setaceous; 3 (n.) stickleback


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