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reih (=Ir. rogha) champion, choice, discrimination, election, favourite, option; (as behaviour) correct; decided, preferred; choose, elect, opt, select, single out: ghow eh yn chied ayrn myr reih da hene Bible


Inexact matches:

dyn reih willy-nilly

jeh reih preferably; pure, choice: Gow myrgeddin ard-spiceyn, jeh reih myrrh queig cheead shekel Bible

kiartys reih franchise

myr reih for choice: son ta mee er ghoaill dty annaghyn myr reih. Bible

reih deiney chosen men: As haink noi Gibeah jeih thousane reih deiney ass ooilley Israel Bible

reih dooinney pl. reih deiney choice man, chiefest man: yn reih dooinney mastey jeih thousaneyn Bible

reih najooragh natural selection

reih reesht readopt

ghoaill myr reih (y); (to) settle upon: teh er ghoaill myr reih da hene fud biljyn ny keylley Bible

gow myr reih eh select it

reih dooinney aeg choice young man: As va mac echey va'n ennym echey Saul, reih dooinney aeg as aalin; as cha row mastey cloan Israel persoon ny stoamey na eh Bible

reih dty aaght choosing your accommodation

reih lossreeyn oorey selection of fresh vegetables

favourite reih: The favourite boy - Yn reih ghuilley. DF idiom; graihag, myrneen

preferred (adj.) reih: The preferred thing - Yn reih red. DF idiom

selection (n.) jeelym, teiy; reih: Natural selection - Reih najooragh. DF idiom

ga-reih although: GA-REIH, adv. KellyM; albeit; although; whether

blue-eyed2 (favourite) reih-ghuilley: He's the blue-eyed boy - T'eshyn yn reih-ghuilley. DF idiom

choice (n.) reih: He has made a good choice - T'eh er n'yannoo reih mie. JJK idiom; teiy

choose (v.) reih: Choose one of these guns - Reih unnane jeh ny gunnaghyn shoh. JJK idiom; teiy; tughtey

select reih: Select it - Gow myr reih eh. DF idiom; reiht; teih; teiht; teiy; teiyrt

chiefest man (n.) reih dooinney

choice man (n.) reih-ghooinney; reih dooinney: He's a choice man - T'eh ny reih-ghooinney. DF idiom

chosen men (npl.) reih deiney

correct1 (adj.) feer, reajagh; kiart: You have a correct Manx accent - Ta blass kiart ny Gaelgey ayd. DF idiom; reih: That was the correct thing to do - Va shen yn reih red dy yannoo. DF idiom

decided briwnyssit; reaghit: Is it not yet decided? JJK idiom; reagh; reih: We decided upon a day - Reih shin laa. DF idiom

for choice myr reih

natural selection (n.) reih najooragh

opt (v.) reih

option (n.) reih, teih

preferably (adv.) jeh reih

readopt aareih; reih reesht

single out (v.) reih; teih

kione y raad head of the way: as reih uss boayl [dy hyndaa]; reih eh ec kione y raad gys yn ard-valley Bible

champion1 champion: And there went out a champion out of the camp of the Philistines - As hie champion magh ass camp ny Philistinee Bible; feniagh; feniaght; gastagh; reih: The champion driver - Yn reih immanagh. DF idiom; roortagh; (v.) shassoo er son

co-opt (v.) co-reih

co-optation (n.) co-reih

correct3 (as behaviour) jeih-; jonnick, reih, ynrick

discrimination (n.) foayr, geyre-chooishaght, reih, teiy

eligible (adj.) reihalagh, yn-reih

franchise (n.) kiartys dellal, kiartys reih

paragon (n.) ard-hampleyr, reih-ghooinney, sampleyr

settle upon (v.) (to); (y) ghoaill myr reih

speciality2 (n.) (meal) reih-vee

vintage2 (n.) (best wine) reih-feeyney

whether (conj.) ny; ga-reih

co-reih co-opt, co-optation

reih-ayrn preference share

reih-cherraghey victimization

reih-feeyney (best wine) vintage

reih-ghooinney choice man, paragon

reih-ghuilley (favourite) blue-eyed

reih-vee (meal) speciality

rheynn-reih constituency

yn-reih eligible

choice young man (n.) reih dooinney aeg

choosing your accommodation (v.) reih dty aaght

preference share (n.) reih-ayrn, ronney teih

selection of fresh vegetables (n.) reih lossreeyn oorey

select it (v.) gow myr reih eh

willy-nilly (adv.) arryltagh ny dyn, dyn reih

najooragh natural: Reih najooragh. DF; naturalistic

constituency (n.) rheynn-reih, co-heiyderys, rheynn reihys lught teiy

driver (n.) immanagh: The champion driver - Yn reih immanagh. DF idiom

elect1 (v.) reih; reihit; reiht: The master-elect - Yn mainshtyr reiht. DF idiom; teih

victimization (n.) ansmaght; cass er bolg; lhiettrimys; ouralley; reih-cherraghey

captan captain, commodore, skipper: Lhig dooin captan y reih Bible

gushtaghey water: nee eh gushtaghey coan ny reih cedaryn Bible

leeideil magh lead out: ren Joab leeideil magh ny reih deiney caggee Bible

albeit (conj.) agh; ga; ga-yeih; gur; nagh; nar; ny-yeih; ga ta; ga-reih

election (n.) teiy, reih; reihys: After the election comes the count - Erreish da'n reihys ta'n co-earroo cheet. DF idiom

guns (npl.) gunneyn, gunnyn; gunnaghyn: Choose one of these guns - Reih unnane jeh ny gunnaghyn shoh. JJK idiom

head of the way (n.) kione y raad: choose it at the head of the way to the city - reih eh ec kione y raad gys yn ard-valley bible

particular mynchooishagh; mynphoynt; unnaneagh; ynrican; neuchadjin; erlheh, er-lheh: Really, I have no particular choice - Dy-feer, cha nel reih er-lheh aym. JJK idiom; feer

ugly (adj.) graney: I cannot conceive how he can choose so ugly a colour - Cha noddym sheiltyn kys vod eh reih cullyr cha graney. JJK idiom

warriors (npl.) fir-chaggee; deiney-caggee: an hundred and fourscore thousand chosen men, which were warriors - keead as kiare-feed thousane reih deiney-caggee

aigney seyr free will: Oh'n coonrey ta ro gheyr dy v'er ny hurranse liorish aigney seyr; nyn gooyl rish niau nish, niurin t'ain myr reih. PC

ayrn (=Ir. urrann) pl. ayrnyn division, fraction, part, portion, section, share: ghow eh yn chied ayrn myr reih da hene Bible

bea dy bragh farraghtyn everlasting life: agh tra tou marroo, cha vown reih shen ny smoo, agh bea dy bragh farraghtyn, ny baase dy bragh farraghtyn vees dty chronney. CS

berreenyn (f.) 1 cakes a: Fow aarloo dy tappee three towseyn dy reih flooyr, fuinn e, as jean berreenyn er y chiollagh; 2 pastry

biljyn trees: t'eh er ghoaill myr reih da hene fud biljyn ny keylley Bible

bunraghtagh constitutional: Ta shenn chairys bunraghtagh ec ny Manninee dy reih cre erbee peiagh t'ad laccal dy reill harrystoo,van. Carn

by-chooidsave lesh vouchsafed: Agh tra by-chooidsave lesh Jee, ren mish y reih veih brein my vayrey Bible

cabdil (f.) chapter: Ta'n teks ta mee er reih son my charmane er ny ghoaill veih'n chied lioar jeh ny Reeaghyn, yn chied cabdil as feed as yn trass ronney Carn; consistory

captanyn captains: ghow eh shey cheead reih fainagh as ooilley fainee Egypt, as captanyn harrish dagh unnane oc Bible

chaayney (dy); (to) beg: Foast te ny share dooin niurin 'ghoaill myr reih na sleaghtagh sheese dy chaayney myghin veih PC

chaggey (dy); (to) fight: As dooyrt Moses rish Joshua, Reih dooin magh deiney, as immee magh, dy chaggey rish Amalek Bible

chebbyn things: Ta mee coyrt dhyt three chebbyn ; gow dty reih jeu, dooys dy cherraghey ort. Bible

chied (=Ir. chéad) (yn) first, initial, primary: ghow eh yn chied ayrn myr reih da hene Bible

chymbyllaght (f.) environment, girth, surroundings: ta mee er reih shiartanse daue ta bentyn da'n chymbyllaght. Carn

doill desire: Shoh m'aggle jeed's, dy vod foall y volteyr dty resoon 'chassey veih e hushtey cair; ayns ynnyd mie dy jean oo olk y reih, lurg dty veerioose dy doill oo pian y leigh. PC

dooinney caggee fighting man, man at arms: As va'n dooinney Jeroboam ny reih dooinney caggee Bible

dorrys doont back door: Yn laa er giyn v'eh er ve geamagh ec yn dorrys doont rish oor ny ghaa as myr shen reih Mummig dy lhiggey da goll magh. Dhoor

dy meeaighar unfortunately: Dy meeaighar, cha dinsh Paayl dou, cre mychione lhisin screeu as myr shen, shegin dou yn chooish y reih my lomarcan. Dhoor

dy ve ayn 1 (to) take place; 2 be there a: ha reih mee ard-valley erbee ass ooilley sheelogheyn Israel dy hroggal thie son my ennym dy ve ayn Bible

enmyssagh addressee, assignee, nominee: Cha jed eh er reih dy kiart derrey vees ad votal ayns Tinvaal Jecrean shoh heet, agh, myr yn ynrican enmyssagh, s'cosoylagh dy vow eh yn kiartey. BS; assign, definable, terminological

er yn aigney echey on his mind: Ta Jee ny ayraghyn ain er dty reih, dy voddagh fys y ve ayd er yn aigney echey Bible

fuinn 1 knead a: Fow aarloo dy tappee three towseyn dy reih flooyr, fuinn e, as jean berreenyn er y chiollagh. Bible; 2 overdo

gyn veg naught: lhig daue dow y reih daue hene, as giarey eh ayns peeshyn, as cur eh ny lhie er y fuygh, as gyn veg yn aile y chur fo Bible

jesh lesh y laue chiare left-handed: va shiaght cheead reih deiney cha jesh lesh y laue chiare dy voddagh dagh fer jeu clagh y hilgey ass sling, gys lheead renaig, gyn missal Bible

juys (=Ir. guibhas) conifer, fir, pine, pine tree, pinewood: giare-ym sheese e viljyn thollee cedar, as e reih biljyn-juys Bible

keintys gender, sex: Ny smeissey na shen v'ee reih bea gyn keintys gobbal yn dooinney garroo eck tra v'eh prowal shen y yannoo. Dhoor

keylley2 (ny) arboreal: T'eh giarey sheese cedaryn, as goaill y cypress as y darragh, t'eh er ghoaill myr reih da hene fud biljyn ny keylley

kionfenee general: 'Sy voghrey va mooarane preays orrin dy chur gy-kione chaglym cour curmyn kionfenee as reih ny Fir-oik Ashoonagh. Coraa

leighdaragh statutory: Ta'n Billey treeal coonseil lesh hoght olteynyn, goll er reih ec y theay son queig bleeaney, lesh currymyn screeut sheese ayns docamad leighdaragh. BS

lossanyn flames: my reih ad berreen meinn-ghone v'eh orroo lheimmey three keayrtyn erskyn ny lossanyn, ny roie trooid ny lossanyn three keayrtyn dy ve shickyr jeh troar mie. Dhoor

mast'eu (ny) amongst you: Nee eh cummal mayrt, eer ny mast'eu, 'syn ynnyd nee eh reih, ayns unnane erbee dy naillish jeh dty ard-valjyn Bible

mill (=Ir. mil) (f.) honey: Eeym as mill nee eh gee, derrey vees toiggal echey dy obbal yn olk, as dy reih yn mie Bible; (v.) See mhilley tarnish: Ny mill m'olt. DF [L. mel]

phlant planted: ren eh cleiy mysh, as haggil eh ny claghyn, as phlant eh ayn ny reih biljyn-feeyney Bible

phointeil appointed; (dy); (to) appoint: ren mish y reih roish dt'ayr as roish ooilley e hie, dy phointeil mish my er-reill harrish pobble y Chiarn, harrish Israel Bible

preays (f.) press, pressure, stress, urgency: 'Sy voghrey va mooarane preays orrin dy chur gy-kione chaglym cour curmyn kionfenee as reih ny Fir-oik Ashoonagh. Coraa

prowallyn temptations: Ny vel Jee erbee elley er ghoaill er, dy reih da hene ashoon ass mean ashoon elley, liorish prowallyn liorish cowraghyn, as mirillyn, as liorish caggey Bible

Scoill Valley Keeill Eoin (f.) St Johns School: Ta paart dy phaarantyn er reih dy lhiggey da nyn baitchyn goll gys y vrastyl lane-Ghaelgagh ayns Scoill Valley Keeill Eoin. Dhoor

shenndaght (f.) antiquarianism, antiquity; antique: Va dellal-shenndaght echey, as v'eh er ny reih gys y Choonseil son y chied cheayrt sy vlein nuy cheead jeig, kiare feed as kiare. BS

shleayst (f.) pl. shleaystyn haunch, thigh: dy chooilley reih peesh, yn shleayst, as y clingan Bible

Skylley Chairbre (parish) Arbory, Kirk Arbory: Bee sleih ayns Skylley Chairbre votal mairagh ayns fo-reihys dy reih un varrantagh son y skeerey. BS

sleaghtagh grovelling: Foast te ny share dooin niurin 'ghoaill myr reih na sleaghtagh sheese dy chaayney myghin veih PC

ta cheet oncoming: neayrs reih mee yn pobble veihn toshiaght? as ny reddyn ta cheet, as ry-hoi cheet, lhig daue ad shen y hoilshaghey Bible

tiark few, rare, scanty, scarce, short, sparse, sporadic: Son shimmey t'er nyn eam, agh s'tiark t'er nyn reih. Bible; (of money) tight

unicornyn unicorns: Tan aalid echey myr y reih dow aeg as ta e eairkyn myr eairkyn ny unicornyn Bible

yeearreyder (=Ir. iarrthóir) (pl -yn) applicant, candidate, entrant: Ta Rheynn Cooishyn Sthie gra nagh vod ad pointeil yeearreyder nyn gied reih myr yn ard-fer-mooghee. BS

although (conj.) ga dy: Although he is ill, he gives lessons every day - Ga dy vel eh ching, t'eh cur lessoonyn dagh laa. JJK idiom; ga-reih; ga ta

blossom blaa: and their blossom shall go up as dust - as hed y blaa oc seose myr y joan Bible; cheet my vlaa, cur magh blaaghyn; (to); (dy) vlaaghey; blaaghey: And it shall come to pass, that the man's rod, whom I shall choose, shall blossom - As hig eh gy-kione, dy jean slattag y dooinney, neems y reih, blaaghey Bible

colour1 (n.) brattagh; cullyr: I cannot conceive how he can choose so ugly a colour - Cha noddym sheiltyn kys vod eh reih cullyr cha graney. JJK idiom; daah: He would choose this colour - Reihagh eh yn daah shoh. JJK idiom; (v.) cullyral, cur crackan er, cur daah er, daaghey, daahghey

conceive (v.) gientyn; gennaghtyn; sheiltyn: I cannot conceive how he can choose so ugly a colour - Cha noddym sheiltyn kys vod eh reih cullyr cha graney. JJK idiom; toiggal: I can't conceive how you can sleep so long - Cha nod mee toiggal kys oddys shiu cadley choud. JJK idiom

reaper (n.) beaynee, beayney, buinneyder, folder, greie buinnee, meillagh: A bad reaper never got a good sickle - Cha dooar rieau drogh veaynee corran mie. JJK idiom The best reaper - Yn reih-veaynee. DF idiom

wasted (v.) er ny juail; er ny uail; juaillit; jummalit; jummit; streelit; spooilley: Joab led forth the power of the army, and wasted the country of the children of Ammon - dy ren Joab leeideil magh ny reih deiney caggee, as ren eh spooilley cheer cloan Ammon bible; naardey: and they are wasted and desolate - as tad naardey as mow Bible

birragyn fangs: Eisht y slane assag buinnaght foawragh, cho gial as sniaghtey er y clieau, lesh sooillyn jiargey as birragyn oarlagh er lhiurid, ren ee lheimmey magh grinderagh er yn inneen, ren corlheimyraght ergooyl voish. CL; points, spikes: she reih v'ayn eddyr baase ec birragyn yn assag buinnaght, ny baase ec birragyn ny creggyn geyre foee. CL

coardail1 (f.) (pl -yn) accord, agree, agreement, assent, compact, compromise, condition, concord, consent, concurrence, covenant, convention, reconciliation: Ta'n Lioar Mooar er jeet magh kyndagh rish Shalee Cholum Keeilley, ren cheet magh ass Coardail Jeheiney Caisht. Carn; (v.) according: Cordail myr teh er reih shinyn Bible

soiaghey magh bed out, disposition, furnish, profess, represent, set forth; describe: Reih-jee veih ny mast' eu three deiney ass dagh tribe: as ver-ym magh ad, as hed ad mygeayrt trooid y cheer, as nee ad soiaghey magh eh cordail rish nyn eiraght, as hig ad reesht hym's. Bible; garnish

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