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seek1 eiyr-jee; (v.) shir, shirr; shirrys; shirrey: To seek a needle in a haystack - Shirrey son snaid ayns creagh-traagh. JJK idiom; ronsagh

seek2 (to); (dy) yeearree; (to); (dy) hirree; (to); (dy) hirrey

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seek after (v.) geiyr er; geiyrt da: and have such pleasure in vanity, and seek after lying - as goaill lheid y taitnys ayns coyrleyn fardalagh as geiyrt da breagyn Bible; (impv) eiyr- jee er: neither seek after wizards, to be defiled by them - chamoo eiyr-jee er fir-obbee, dy ve cleaynit lioroo Bible; shirrey lurg: to see if there were any that would understand, and seek after God - dy akin row veg jeu yinnagh toiggal, as shirrey lurg Jee Bible; shelg lurg: Let them be confounded, and put to shame, that seek after my soul - Bee ad er nyn gastey, as er nyn goyrt gys nearey, ta shelg lurg mannym Bible; jeeaghyn son: and the Greeks seek after wisdom - as ny Greekyn jeeaghyn son creenaght

seek for briaght son; briaght ny yei; jeeaghyn son; shirrey son; (impv) shir-jee lurg

seek out (v.) feddyn magh, jannoo magh; briaght son: to seek out a man, who is a cunning player on an harp - dy vriaght son dooinney schleioil dy chloie er y chlaasagh Bible; shirrey magh: so will I seek out my sheep - myr shen neems shirrey magh my chirree Bible

shall seek hirrys: thou shalt find him, if thou seek him - nee oo feddyn eh my hirrys oo er e hon Bible; shirree: Ye shall seek me, and shall not find me - Shirree shiu mee agh cha vow shiu mee Bible

would seek hirragh, shirragh

I will seek shirrym; shir-ym: I will seek to do thee good - shir-ym dy choyrt dty vie er y hoshiaght Bible

I would seek shirrin; yinnins shirrey: I would seek unto God - Gys Jee yinnins shirrey Bible

briaght son seek out; ask after; seek for

shir-ym I will seek

hide-and-seek (n.) follaghyn as feddyn

briaght ny yei seek for

eiyr- jee er seek after

follaghyn as feddyn hide-and-seek

eiyr-jee seek: chamoo eiyr-jee er fir-obbee Bible

geiyr er seek after: Ta mee geiyr er. DF

hirragh would seek: dy choyrt-jee cre erbee hirragh ee Bible

hirrys shall seek: cre erbee hirrys shiu orrym, ver-ym diu Bible

ronsagh search, seek: cha ren fer erbee ronsagh ny briaght nyn-yeï Bible

shirree shall seek: Shirree shiu mee, agh cha vow shiu mee Bible

shirrey son look for: Nee'm shirrey son shen va caillit Bible; seek for

shirrin I would seek: cha shirrin dy ve ny-sodjey bio Bible

shirrys seek: dy choyrt coyrle fondagh dauesyn shirrys hood. Bible

yeearree2 (dy); (to) seek: Shen ta my annym dy yeearree Bible

needle guinney; jialg; snaid: To seek a needle in a haystack - Shirrey son snaid ayns creagh-traagh. JJK idiom

wizards (npl.) buitchyn; fir-obbee: neither seek after wizards, to be defiled by them - chamoo eiyr-jee er fir-obbee, dy ve cleaynit lioroo Bible

geiyrt da walk after, go after, follow, seek after, pursue, obey, mind: Teh er dreigeil yn raad cair, as er ngholl er-shaghryn, geiyrt da raad Balaam mac Bosor Bible

hirree 1 (dy); (to) seek; 2 ask a: hie ad seose gys thie Yee, dy hirree coyrle er Jee Bible

hirrey 1 (dy); (to) seek; 2 require a: As nish Israel, cre tan Chiarn dty Yee dy hirrey jeed Bible

jannoo magh accomplish, content, deduce, define, determine, divine, make out, purvey, purveyance, satisfy, seek out, supply, think out: Son teh jannoo magh yn annym follym Bible; (as position) work out

shelg lurg seek after: Bee ad er nyn gastey, as er nyn goyrt gys nearey, ta shelg lurg m'annym Bible

shir See shirr seek, search: Shir-jee huggeysyn ta jannoo ny shiaght rollageyn Bible; look for

shirr (impv) ask, require, seek: Shirr orrym, as ver-ym dhyt ny ashoonyn son dty eiraght Bible

shirragh bird of prey, buzzard, falcon, kite, seeker: As y vulture, as y shirragh, lurg e ghooie Bible; would seek: Cha shirragh ad veg jeh my choyrle Bible

shirrey apply, ask, cast about, desire, endeavour, go after, prospect, request, require, search, seek, seeking, solicit, solicitation, soliciting, try: ren cloan Israel shirrey coyrle veih'n Chiarn Bible

shirrey lurg seek after: Ta mee shirrey lurg my vraaraghyn: insh dou, ta mee guee ort c'raad t'ad faasaghey ny shioltaneyn oc. Bible

shirrym (n.) sheriff; (v.) I will seek: eish duyrt Ahaz, gha shirrym veg, ghamu niim y chiarn y vioulaghy. PB1610

desolate1 fadanagh; follym-faase: for as long as she lay desolate she kept sabbath - son chouds vee ny lhie follym faase dreill ee doonaght Bible; follym feayn; traartyssey; faase; treigit: your high ways shall be desolate - bee nyn raaidyn mooarey treigit Bible; melley; faasagh: that the land be not desolate - nagh bee yn thalloo ny aasagh Bible; bane: As long as it lieth desolate - Choud as te ny lhie bane Bible; feayn: while she lieth desolate without them - choud as te ny lhie feayn nyn vegooish Bible fleeing into the wilderness in former time desolate and waste - chea gys yn aasagh foddey-feayn as fadaneagh Bible; foddey feayn; fadane: let them seek it also out of desolate places - shirree ad eh ayns buill fadane Bible; currit mow: and they that dwell therein are desolate - as ta e chummaltee currit mow Bible; traartys: neither shall thy land any more be termed Desolate - chamoo vees dty heer ny lurg shoh enmyssit Traartys Bible; naardey: And I will make the land desolate - As ver-ym naardey yn thalloo Bible

diligently (adv.) dy aggindagh: diligently to seek thy face - dy aggindagh dy yeeaghyn er dty hon Bible; dy beasagh: if ye diligently hearken unto me - my nee shiu dy beasagh geaishtagh rhyms Bible; dy jeadagh; dy jeidagh: Go and search diligently for the young child - Immee-jee, as shir-jee magh dy jeidjagh son y lhiannoo Bible; dy imneagh: and keep thy soul diligently - as freill dty annym dy imneagh, Bible; dy kiaralagh: And Moses diligently sought the goat of the sin offering - As ren Moses briaght dy kiaralagh mychione goayr yn oural-peccah Bible; dy kiarailagh: And thou shalt teach them diligently unto thy children - As ynsee oo ad dy kiarailagh da dty chloan Bible; dy tastagh: If thou wilt diligently hearken to the voice of the Lord thy God - My nee oo geaishtagh dy tastagh rish coraa yn Chiarn dty Yee Bible

shall run roieys: One post shall run to meet another - Roieys post quail post Bible; roie-ee: they shall run to and fro to seek the word of the Lord - roie-ee ad noon as noal dy hirrey goo yn Chiarn Bible

feddyn magh ascertain, ascertainment, determine, dig out, discover, discovery, elicit, invent, invention, seek out: Ver-yms magh raa-dorraghey: my oddys shiu dy jarroo bun y choyrt dou er cheu-sthie jeh shiaght laa yn vannish, as feddyn magh eh, eisht ver-yms diu jeih brelleenyn as feed, as jeih caghlaaghyn as feed dy gharmadyn Bible


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