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pursuit (n.) cloh, keird, shalee, shelg; eiyrt: We are in pursuit of them - Ta shin er nyn eiyrt. DF idiom; eiyrtys: They are in pursuit of my soul - T'ad jannoo eiyrtys er my annym. DF idiom; lorgey: In pursuit of happiness - Lorgey maynrys. DF idiom


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in pursuit of er-eiyrts

in pursuit of knowledge geearree fys

eiyrt (f.) drive, follow, pursuit: ren ad y eiyrt magh rhymbiu Bible; emulation; bolster

cloh chase, drive along, pursuit; (as dog) work: Va'n moddey shen cloh yn ollagh. DF; chasing

eiyrtys (=Ir. adrad) (pl -syn) aftereffects, aftermath, consequence, effect, outcome, pursuit, repercussion, result, sequel: lhig da my noid eiyrtys y yannoo er mannym Bible

er-eiyrts after, in pursuit of, pursue after: hie ad magh ass Jerusalem, er-eiyrts Sheba mac Bichri Bible

geearree fys in pursuit of knowledge: Ta foast boayl ny ghaa faagit 'sy vrastyl, as myr shen myr t'ou geearree fys erbee elley er y vrastyl ny yn fys heose loayr rish scrudeyr Dhoor

keird (=Ir. ceard) (f.) pl. keirdyn avocation, business, calling, craft, discipline, employment, finish, line, occupation, profession, professional skill, pursuit, trade, vocation: cha bee fir-cheirdey jeh keird erbee, arragh ry-gheddyn aynyd's Bible; art [O.Ir. cerd]

lorgey pursue, pursuit, spoor, trace, track; tracing, trailing, urging: Ta'n Reejerey Charles Davson lorgey kiangley e lught-thie gys Mannin erash gys y hoghtoo eash. BS

shalee (f.) (pl -yn) design, intention, project, purpose, pursuit, quest: Cha nel shalee erbee aym eh y yannoo. DF

shelg 1 (v.) hunting: myr fer ta shelg kiark-rheinnee er ny sleityn Bible; 2 (f.) chase, hunt, milt, prey, prowl, pursuit, quarry, run, shoot, spleen, venery a: Cha vel yn er-liastey gaarlagh shen, ghow eh ayns shelg: agh ta cooid dooinney frioosagh bannaght da Bible; 3 (the) field [Ir. sealg]

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