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she (adj.) bwoirrynagh; (pron) ee, eeish, ish

She 1 (intj) aye, yea; 2 (emph.) T'is a: She mish rose Sharon, as lilee ny coanyn. Bible; 3 be

she (=Ir. is é) 1 is a: She peeikearyn follit shiu Bible

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but she agh ish: but she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his bones - agh ish ta tayrn nearey er, tee myr loauid ayns e chraueyn Bible

she desires saillee

she goat (npl.) goayr bwoirryn

she goats (npl.) goair woirryn

she is t'ee

she went hiee; hie ee: She went to bed very late, and she says she's very tired - Hie ee dy lhie feer anmagh, as t'ee gra dy vel ee feer skee. JJK idiom

she will saillee: she is at liberty to be married to whom she will - tee ec e reamys hene dy ve poost rish quoi-erbee saillee Bible

she wishes saillee

she lesh belongs to

she shen 1 namely, viz; 2 that is a: As dooyrt Yeesey, She shen mee Bible

She shoh This is: She shoh my ghraih Bible

one year old she goat (n.) minjeig, minsheig

My she shen if it be, if that should: Eisht my she shen, dy vel nhee erbee er ve jeant trooid mee-hushtey, as eh gyn yss dan pobble ec y traa Bible

She dty Vea Welcome: She dty vea dy valley. DF

She dty vea (intj) (to thanks) Welcome: Gura mie ayd - she dty vea. DF; Well met; With pleasure

She nyn mea (intj) You're welcome: She nyn mea diu ooilley. DF

She nyn mea diu ooilley (intj) Hullo everybody

saillee she will, she wishes, she desires: t'ee ec e reamys hene dy ve poost rish quoi-erbee saillee Bible; (gen.) salting

as soon as cha leah as: And as soon as she saw them with her eyes, she doted upon them - As cha leah as honnick ee ad lesh e sooillyn, va yn aigney eck soit orroo Bible; cha leahs: for as soon as Zion travailed, she brought forth her children - son cha leahs va Zion er-troailt, hug ee son y theihll e cloan. Bible; erreish da: as soon as Isaac had made an end of blessing Jacob - erreish da Isaac ver choyrt e vannaght da Jacob Bible

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

fer doo black man: "She, vainshter," as y fer doo, "she yn cliaghtey t'ayn. CnyO

aye (n., intj) She

belongs to she lesh

bill3 (n.) (account) screeuyn coontee: She hadn't paid the bill, had she? - Cha row ee er n'eeck yn coontey, row? JJK idiom; coontey: We should pay our bill - Lhisagh shin eeck nyn goontey. JJK idiom

elementary (adj.) bun-oyragh: It is elementary - She bun-oyragh eh. DF idiom; bun-stoo: It is elementary - She bun-stoo eh. DF idiom

expected jerkit: She has arrived sooner than she was expected - T'ee er roshtyn ny s'leaie na v'ee jerkit rish. JJK idiom

profession1 (n.) breearrey: She made her profession - Ren ee e breearrey. DF idiom; gerrym: It is a crowded profession - She gerrym eh gyn reamys da tooilley ayn. DF idiom; keird

sister (adj.) co-; (n.) shuyr: She ought to have invited her sister, oughtn't she? - Lhisagh ee er chuirrey e shuyr, nagh lhisagh ee? JJK idiom; shuyr voanderey

smiling gearagh; mongey: She was smiling at me - V'ee mongey orrym. DF idiom; mynghearey: She was smiling at me - V'ee myn ghearey orrym. DF idiom

T'is She

very tired feer skee: She went to bed very late, and she says she's very tired - Hie ee dy lhie feer anmagh, as t'ee gra dy vel ee feer skee. JJK idiom

Welcome2 (to thanks) She dty vea

fer kionnee ransomer, redeemer: foost she us yn aer ainiyn: erson gha noil dy Abraham shuin, ghamu ta Eisrael oalagh orruin; agh she us yn aer ainiyn, as yn fer kani riist, as ta t'enyms gybragh farraghtyn. PB1610

fer leigh lawgiver, legal practitioner: She Juda m’ ‘er lyoi, she Moab my phass nii : harrish Edom hilgym magh my vrayg, er ny Philistini niyms barriyght bogil y goyl. Psalm1610

ferrish pl. ferrishyn elf, fairy: "Jee bannee mee," dooyrt eh, "she ny ferrishyn va mooie riyr as she ferrish mie va my yeih." GB; naughty child; hand-steel

pash niee wash-pot: She Juda m’ ‘er lyoi, she Moab my phass nii : harrish Edom hilgym magh my vrayg, er ny Philistini niyms barriyght bogil y goyl. Psalm1610

about her moee; mooee: She gathered her shawl about her - Hayrn ee e filleig mooee. DF idiom; (emph.) mooeeish: It was about her that they were talking - She mooeeish v'ad loayrt. DF idiom; mychione eck: He is crazy about her - T'eh ass e cheeayl mychione eck. DF idiom

breast breast; broghil; broghilley; brollagh; cleeau: She clasped him to her breast - Ren ee goaill eh dys y chleeau eck. DF idiom; cleeauraghey; kee; keeagh: To give the child the breast - Dy chur y cheeagh da'n lhiannoo. DF idiom; oghrish: She pressed him to her breast - Hionn ee eh da'n oghrish eck. DF idiom; sheeiney; sheeint; ught

covered1 cloagit: Covered with snow - Cloagit lesh sniaghtey. DF idiom; coodit; (v.) choadee, choodee: She took a veil and covered her face - Ghow ee breid as choodee ee e heddin. DF idiom; vreid: She covered her face - Vreid ee e heddin. DF idiom

duty1 (n.) cair, curmal, jiootee, keesh, obbyr, tailley, feeaghyn; currym: She'll be happy, as long as she does her duty - Bee ee maynrey, choud's t'ee jannoo e currym. JJK idiom; curryms: It's my duty to show that to your father - She my churryms eh jeeaghyn shen da dt'ayr. JJK idiom

her (pron) eck: What is her complaint? - Cre'n doghan t'eck? JJK idiom; (emph.) ecksh: My sister will give me hers - Ver my huyr y fer ecksh dou. JJK idiom; ee: Perhaps we shall see her to-morrow - Foddee dy vaikmayd ee mairagh. JJK idiom; e: She died the day after her marriage - Hooar ee baase yn laa lurg e poosey. JJK idiom; ee hene: She has hidden herself behind the arbour - T'ee er n'ollaghey ee hene cooyl y waag-gharey. JJK idiom; (emph.) ish

ill (adj., adv.) aslane, aslayntagh, doghanagh, doogh, lag, moal, sie; drogh: It's an ill wind that blows nobody good - She drogh gheay nagh sheid mie da pagh ennagh. JJK idiom; ching: She is dangerously ill - T'ee ching dy-danjeyragh. JJK idiom; olk: He speaks ill of nobody - Cha nel eh loayrt dy-olk mysh pagh erbee. JJK idiom

is t': He is exceedingly angry - T'eh corree ass towse. JJK idiom; ta: Gold is yellow - Ta airh buigh. JJK idiom; (interrog.) vel: Is dinner ready? - Vel jinnair aarloo? JJK idiom; (emph.) she: He is an Englishman - She Sostnagh eh. JJK idiom; (interrog.) nee: Is that your pen? - Nee shen y penn ayd? JJK idiom

perceived dennee: perceived not when she lay down, nor when she arose - cha dennee eh cren traa lhie ee sheese, ny cren traa hrog ee veih Bible; hoig: David perceived that the Lord had established him king over Israel - hoig David dy rown Chiarn er nyannoo eh ny ree harrish Israel Bible; chronnee: when the captains of the chariots perceived that it was not the king of Israel - tra chronnee captanyn ny fainee nagh nee ree Israel vayn Bible

she-ass (n.) assyl bwoirrin, assyl bwoirryn, laair assyl

she-fox (n.) shynnagh bwoirrin; shynnagh bwoirryn

she-lamb (n.) eayn bwoirrin

she-lion (n.) lion bwoirryn

she-wolf (n.) filliu bwoirryn, moddey oaldey bwoirryn

Well met! She dty vea!

You're welcome (intj) She nyn mea

assyl bwoirrin she-ass

eayn bwoirrin she-lamb

filliu bwoirryn she-wolf

moddey oaldey bwoirryn she-wolf

shynnagh bwoirrin (f.) she-fox, vixen

shynnagh bwoirryn (f.) she-fox, vixen

Hullo everybody (intj) She nyn mea diu ooilley

if it be My she shen

if that should My she shen

creckagh vendible: She fer creckagh eh. DF

laair assyl (f.) female donkey, jenny-ass, she-ass

onnerid honesty: She onnerid ta'n chreenaght share. EF

skeayllee infectious: She eshyn yn fer-skeayllee. BS

spooit spots: she spooit ad as lheamyssyn Bible

sursmooinaght consideration, contemplation: She my sursmooinaght ee. DF

t'ee (=Ir. ) she is: T'ee beealleragh as meereiltagh Bible

fact (n.) nhee: It's a fact - She nhee t'ayn. DF idiom

hysterics (n.) breinnaghtys; gorley-breinney: She went into hysterics - Haink gorley-breinney urree DF idiom

namely (adv.) er ennym, she shen, ta shen dy ghra

overjoyed ard-voggey er: She is overjoyed - Ta ard voggey urree. DF idiom

pins (npl.) freenaghyn: She sells pins - T'ee creck freenaghyn. JJK idiom; freeniaghyn; pinnaghyn

viz (adv.) er ennym, she shen, ta shen dy ghra

With pleasure (intj) As failt; Failt ort; She dty vea

would (v.) yinnagh: She would tire herself - Yinnagh ee ee-hene skee. JJK idiom

yea (intj) She, leer; dy-feer, dy firrinagh focklagh, dy jarroo; gy shickyr

ard-voyrn (f.) pomp; pride: She ard-voyrn y lught thie v'eh. DF

barbaragh cruel, ruthless, uncivilized: She sleih barbaragh, almoragh t'ayn. Carn; pl. barbaree barbarian

bargane 1 agreement, bargain, contract a: My she shoh va'n bargane Bible; 2 chaffer

biggin (f.) meg, pet, spoiled child: She biggin e voir eh. DF

caillin aeg damsel: She caillin aeg bwoyagh ee, aalin erskyn insh! JC

croiaght (f.) incest: son ad ny mraane-mooinjerey faggys eck: she croiaght eh. Bible; wickedness

dooinney creeney sage: Eshyn hoiggys chaghter balloo she dooinney creeney eh. DF

dy bragh beayn everlastingly: she gioot Yee yn vea dy bragh beayn Bible

dy mie er fys well-known: She firrinys dy mie er fys eh DF

eadoilagh jealous: Son she mish y Çhiarn y Jee ayd Jee eadoilagh CS

Ealisaid (f.) Elizabeth: She Ealisaid t'ayn, saillee loayrt rhyt. DF

eeish she: By vie lesh eeish myr ben. DF

erriu (=Ir. oraibh) on you: She mish t'ayn, ny bee aggle erriu. Bible; over you

firrinys lhome unadorned truth: She firrinys lhome eh. DF

Gaelg (=Ir. Gaeilge) (f.) Gaelic, Manx: Myr she Manninagh mish ta Gaelg aym DF

goaill cooilleeney get back, revenge: She Jee ta goaill cooilleeney dou Bible

ish (=Ir. isi) her, herself, she: losht ad ish as e ayr lesh aile. Bible

jarrooagh (=Ir. dearbhach) affirmative, categorical, confirmative, definitive, positive, predicative: She ansoor jarrooagh t'ayn. DF

Jecrean (=Ir. Céadaoin) (f.) See Jycrean Wednesday: She Jecrean t'ayn jiu. DF

kiedoonee licence-holder, licensee: She Connaghyn Cheshveanagh Goaldagh y kiedoonee ec Sellafield. BS

leshyn with him: Yn faarkey she leshyn eh Bible

liorts by you: she mish y ven hass liorts ayns shoh Bible

stampys shall tread: son she eshyn stampys sheese nyn noidyn Bible

strateyshagh strategical, strategist: She cooish jeh scansh strateyshagh ashoonagh t'ayn BS

theihll (y); (of the) world: Son she Jee reen theihll ooilley: gow-jee arraneyn-moyllee lesh tushtey. Bible

Thoree Tory: Er aght ennagh she shenn Thoree v'ayn. Carn

var a mish I warrant: She Sostynagh eh, var a mish! DF

Africa (n.) (Yn) Affrick; Affrickey: She was destined for Africa - Dys Africkey v'ee kiarit goll. DF idiom

alms (npl.) jeirk: She begged alms off me - Hirr ee jeirk orrym. DF idiom

anchor ackeragh: Anchor shank - Lurgey akeragh. DF idiom; aker: She dragged her anchor - Hayrn ee yn aker eck. DF idiom

annoyed anveaghit; corree: It annoyed him - Hug eh corree er. DF idiom; currit ass: She was annoyed - V'ee currit assjee. DF idiom; fargit; jymmoosit; sneeuit

arbour (n.) bwaag gharagh; bwaag-gharey: She has hidden herself behind the arbour - T'ee er n'ollaghey ee hene cooyl y waag-gharey. JJK idiom; cabbane biljagh; garey

aroused dooisht; dooishtit; er cannoo: She aroused him - Hug ee er-cannoo er. DF idiom; greesit

at length (adv.) ec y jerrey; er liurid; fod; fy yerrey; fey-yerrey: if by any means now at length I might have a prosperous journey - my she aigney Yee eh dy choyrt dou fey-yerrey jurnah sauchey Bible

at rest (adj.) feagh; ec fea: She is at rest now - T'ee ec fea nish. DF idiom; scuirrit: The boat is at rest - Ta'n baatey scuirrit. DF idiom

attract (v.) cleayney; tayrn: She wants to attract notice - Saillee tayrn geill urree hene. DF idiom

bastard2 (adj.) (of size) cor; oainjeragh: She has a bastard son - Ta mac oainjeragh eck. DF idiom

battle (n.) caggey: The battle was drawn - She caggey gyn barriaght v'ayn. DF idiom; cah: The battle wasn't decisive - Cha row yn cah reaghyssagh. JJK idiom; (gen.) caggee

be1 (v.) bee: Be civil towards everybody - Bee beasagh da ooilley. JJK idiom; bee-jee; She; ve, 've: Be that as it may, I've made up my mind - Foddee shen y ve, agh ta m'aigney jeant magh. JJK idiom

believe (v.) credjal: I believe she is well - Ta mee credjal dy vel ee slane. JJK idiom; cred; gred; (to); (dy) chredjal

bench1 (n.) caair vriwnys, furrym; bink: She was gutting the herring on the stone bench outside - V'ee scoltey y skeddan er y vink cheumooie. DF idiom

bitterness of soul (n.) sherriuid anmey: And she was in bitterness of soul - As vee ayns sherriuid anmey Bible

blackout dolley: She had a blackout - Haink dolley urree. DF idiom; dolley inchyn; lane-vooghey soilshey

bless1 (v.) bannaghey, casherickee, casherickey; sheeaney: Bless me! - Sheean mie orrym! DF idiom; (to); (dy); (y) vannaghey: The Lord bless us - Dy jean yn Chiarn shin y vannaghey. DF idiom; bannee: Lord bless me - She bannee mee. DF idiom

brazen meenearagh; neufaitagh; prashagh; prashey; staayney; daaney: She has a brazen face - Ta eddin ghaaney urree. DF idiom

breasts (npl.) breastyn; keeaghyn: She has buoyant breasts - Ta keeaghyn stoamey eck. DF idiom

bungle (n.) brock; (v.) brockey, lutchey, murtaghey; jannoo brock jeh: She will bungle it - Nee ish jannoo brock jeh. DF idiom

bushy (adj.) clannagh; dossagh, dossanagh; mollagh: She is bushy - Ta piht vollagh eck. DF idiom; skeabagh, skeaigagh; thammagagh

case (n.) askan, case; coodagh; cooish: It's a case for the doctor - She cooish da'n er lhee eh. DF idiom; kishtey: Vanity case - Kishtey aalid. DF idiom; sampleyr; (v.) cur ayns kishtaghyn, cur coodagh er

cause (n.) cooish, fa, resoon; oyr: She suffers from a disease the cause of which is unknown - T'ee surral lesh doghan, nagh nhione daue yn oyr jeh. JJK idiom

channel (n.) ammyr: It was a Manxman who discovered the channel to Liverpool - She Manninagh ren feddyn magh yn ammyr gys Lerphul. DF idiom; barrey; bollagh; clash; clasheen; feddan; keyllys; piob; (v.) giarrey clasheen; giarrey saaue

charring (cleaning) spincheraght: She went out charring - Hie ee er y spincheraght. DF idiom

clairvoyant1 aahilley ec: She is clairvoyant - Ta'n aahilley eck. DF idiom; dooinney fysseree

clinging lhiantagh; lhiantyn: The dress was clinging to her - Va'n gooyn lhiantyn r'ee. DF idiom; lhiantynagh; croghey rish: She was clinging to him - V'ee croghey rish. DF idiom

clumsy (adj.) doss, maaigagh, maaigerey, neuyesh, ordaagagh; staghylagh: He's a clumsy fellow - She fer staghylagh eh. DF idiom

cold feayght; feayr: I fear we shall have cold weather after this - Ta aggle orrym dy bee emshir feayr ain ny lurg shoh. JJK idiom; feayraght; mughane: She has a bad cold - Ta mughane olk eck. JJK idiom

college (n.) colaashtey; college: she dwelt in Jerusalem in the college - vee cummal ayns Jerusalemsy chollege Bible; mean scoill

conversation (n.) coloayrtys: He is the subject of conversation - She oyr coloayrtys eh. DF idiom; cooish; taggloo: They held a conversation - Va taggloo eddyr oc. DF idiom

conviction (n.) credjue: It is my conviction that he is telling the truth - She my chredjue dy vel eh ginsh yn irriney. DF idiom; deyrey; shickyrys

cook (n.) aarlider; (v.) coagyragh, aarlaghey, gaarlaghey; (n., v.) coagyrey: Relief cook - Coageyder coonee. DF idiom Hunger is a good cook - She coagyrey mie yn accrys. DF idiom

country seat (n.) thie cheerey; steat-cheerey: She has rented a country seat near the town - T'ee er n'ghoaill er mayl steat-cheerey er- gerrey da'n valley. JJK idiom

cry1 eam; eamagh; eamaghey; keayney: She had a good cry - Ren ee keayney dy trome. DF idiom; sheeb; yllagh: Raise a cry - Yllagh y lhiggey magh. DF idiom; eie; gyllaghey

curses (npl.) gweeaghyn; mollaghtyn: She called down curses on him - Ren ee gwee mollaghtyn er. DF idiom

deal1 (v.) cur magh, jannoo, truckal; dell; dellal: I have to deal with him - She orrym dy ghellal rish. DF idiom

destine (v.) kiarail: She was destined for Africa - Dys Africkey v'ee kiarit goll. DF idiom

Did not come Cha daink; nagh daink: He was disappointed that she did not come - V'eh mollit nagh daink ee. DF idiom

discovered feddynit magh: It was a Manxman who discovered the channel to Liverpool - She Manninagh ren feddyn magh yn ammyr gys Lerphul. DF idiom

dismissed currit ersooyl: She was immediately dismissed - V'ee currit er-sooyl ass-laue. JJK idiom

Dublin (n.) Balley Aah Cleeah; Divlin, Divlyn: She will start for Dublin the day after to-morrow - Hed ee dys Divlyn nuyr. JJK idiom [Ir. Baile Átha Cliath]

dying (v.) jannoo yn jerrey jeh, parail; paartail: She is dying - T'ee paartail. DF idiom; raad y vaaish; eigid, eighid

eager (n.) aggindagh; jeean: He is ready, yes, eager to come - T'eh aarloo, she, jeean dy heet. DF idiom

ears cleayshyn: She blushed up to the ears - Ren ee jiargaghey gys bun ny cleayshyn eck. DF idiom; jeeassyn

emptied folmit, teaumit; dolmee: And she hasted, and emptied her pitcher into the trough - As hie ee dy tappee, as dolmee ee e saagh ayns y trogh-ushtey Bible

Englishman (n.) Sostnagh: He apes the Englishman - T'eh garrish y Sostnagh. DF idiom; Sostynagh: He is a pukka Englishman - She Sostynagh veih'n chlean eh. DF idiom

every day dagh laa: She writes to him every day - T'ee screeu huggey dagh laa. JJK idiom; gagh laa

exactly (adv.) dy cruinn; dy jeeragh: Exactly as she said it would be - Dy jeeragh myr dooyrt ee dy beagh eh. DF idiom; dy kiart: I'll tell you exactly - Inshym dhyt dy kiart. DF idiom

fake (v.) cur cummey foalsey er, foalsaghey; (pref.) far-: It's a fake - She far-skeeal eh. DF idiom; (n.) foalseyr

fashion cliaghtey, cummey, tuarystal; fassan; jannoo; kiaddey; oash: She dresses in the French fashion - T'ee cur moee 'syn oash Rangagh. JJK idiom; oaysh; tuarastyl; (y) chummey

feet (npl.) cassyn: She fell down at his feet - Huitt ee sheese ec ny cassyn echey. JJK idiom; trieyn: He is six feet tall - T'eh shey trieyn er lhiurid. JJK idiom; trieghyn

finger (n.) mair: She has cut her finger - T'ee er ghiarrey e mair. JJK idiom; spaag; (v.) mairaghey

fit brash; builley; coamrey; fhyt: She fell into a fit - Haink fhyt urree. DF idiom; teaym: Fit of rage - Teaym eulys. DF idiom; yn-

fox1 shynnagh: It's a poor fox that has but one hole - She shynnagh boght nagh vel ny smoo na un towl echey. JJK idiom; (n.) fynney shynnee, fer shliawin; (v.) molley; lhiggey, lhiggey er

French (n., adj.) Frangagh: She dresses in the French fashion - T'ee cur moee 'syn oash Rangagh. JJK idiom; (npl.) (The); (Ny) Frangee; (npl.) Mooinjey ny Frank; (n.) Frangish: Your cousins speak French very well - Ta dty gheiney-vooinjerey loayrt Frangish feer vie. JJK idiom

fridge (n.) coyr rioee: She has a fridge and a freezer in her kitchen - Ta coyr rioee as rioder eck 'sy chamyr aarlee eck. DF idiom

gallant ard-voyrnagh: She is a gallant ship - T'ee ny lhong ard voyrnagh. DF idiom; cooyrteyr; gastoil; gialtagh

gay1 (adj.) gennal; reagh: He is a gay dog - She dooinney reagh eshyn. DF idiom

going away immeeaght; goll ersooyl: When she came in I said, when are you going away? - Tra haink ee stiagh dooyrt mee, Cuin t'ou goll ersooyl? DF idiom

governor (n.) fer-reill, kiannoort, reilleyder: No, but I have seen her sister, she is the wife of the Governor of Mann - Cha nel, agh ta mee er n'akin e shuyr, t'ee ben Kianoort Vannin. JJK idiom

gutting (v.) scoltey: She was gutting the herring on the stone bench outside - V'ee scoltey y skeddan er y vink cheumooie. DF idiom

hands (npl.) skimmee; lauesyn; laueyn: She raised her hands towards heaven - Hrog ee e laueyn hug niau. JJK idiom

heaven (n.) flaunys: Dinner is some peoples heaven - Ta jinnair flaunys da sleih ennagh. JJK idiom; flaunyss; niau: She raised her hands towards heaven - Hrog ee e laueyn hug niau. JJK idiom

hidden follit: Hidden joint - Olt follit. DF idiom; keillit, kiellit; follaghey: She has hidden herself behind the arbour - T'ee er n'ollaghey ee hene cooyl y waag-gharey. JJK idiom

housekeeper (n.) ben thie: She is a good housekeeper - Ben vie thie ee. DF idiom; fer thie; thieysagh

huff curneein: She went away in a huff - Hie ee ersooyl as curneein er. DF idiom; smorig; smull

ideally (adv.) dy slanjeant: She was ideally beautiful - V'ee aalin dy slanjeant. DF idiom

imagination (n.) conrieught, smooinaghtyn; sheiltnys: She has an enchanting voice and a vivid imagination - Ta coraa obbee eck as sheiltynys bioyr. JJK idiom

in a whisper myr hannish: She is here, he said in a whisper - T'ee ayns shoh, dooyrt eh myr hannish. DF idiom

intelligence (n.) chyrrysid, fys, inchynaght, naight, rick, tushtaght; tushtagh: It is the work of an intelligence - She obbyr hushtagh eh. DF idiom; toiggalys: He showed intelligence - Hoilshee eh toiggalys. DF idiom

intended kiarit: She intended to go to Africa - Dys Africka v'ee kiarit goll. DF idiom; treealit

investment (n.) argid-baiht: It is an investment - She argid baiht eh. DF idiom; baighey-argid; baih-argid; argid baiht; ynesteeaght

itself (pron) ee hene: He is wisdom itself - She creenaght ee-hene eh. JJK idiom; eh hene

jam1 gloo; greimmey; jingey; lhiettrimys; soo: She has some jam - Ta soo eck. JJK idiom; jingan

jest spotch: I believe she only said it in jest - Ta mee credjal nagh dooyrt ee eh agh myr spotch. JJK idiom; (n.) spotcheraght; (v.) spotchal

Jew (n.) Ew: This merchant is a Jew - She Ew yn marchan shoh. JJK idiom

Joseph (n.) Josee; Joseph: And she called his name Joseph - As denmys ee eh Joseph Bible

joy (n.) boggey: At these words she wept for joy - Ec ny focklyn shoh cheayn ee son boggey. JJK idiom; eunys: He was delirious with joy - V'eh ass e cheeayl lesh eunys. DF idiom; gerjagh; reaïd

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

lordly (adj.) chiarnagh; ooasle; staydoil: She spoke to me in a very lordly way - Loayr ee rhym er aght feer staydoil. DF idiom

Manxman (n., adj.) Manninagh: You a Manxman, are you not? - She Manninagh oo, nagh nee? JJK idiom

marriage (n.) poosey: She died the day after her marriage - Hooar ee baase yn laa lurg e poosey. JJK idiom

mend (v.) bishaghey, fuailley, kiartaghey, lheihys, slanaghey, whalley; lhiassaghey; couyral: He is on the mend - T'eh couyral. DF idiom; (to); (dy) charraghey: She got a man in to mend the window - Hooar ee dooinney dy charraghey yn uinnag. DF idiom

middling castreycair: She is only middling - Cha nel eh agh castrey-cair. JJK idiom; cossyllagh; lane vie

mourning (v.) keayney; dobberan; (adj.) dobbranagh: She went into mourning - Hug ee eaddagh dobbranagh moee. DF idiom

movement (n.) cheet as goll, lheihll, obbragh; gleashaght: He was the leading spirit of the movement - She bun as baare ny gleashaght v'eh. DF idiom

nature (n.) dooilliu, raght; najoor: Subject to the laws of nature - Fo reir leighaghyn najoor. DF idiom; dooghys: The nature of fish is to swim - She dooghys eeast eh dy snaue. DF idiom

nesting (v.) guirragh: She is nesting - T'ee guirragh. DF idiom; jannoo edd, troggal edd

notion (n.) conrieught, smooinaght; teaym: I took the notion - Haink yn teaym orrym. DF idiom; eie: She had no notion of it - Cha row eie erbee eck er. DF idiom

offence (n.) comys: Serious offence - Comys trome. DF idiom; frioggan; loght; snee: She has taken offence - Ta snee urree. DF idiom; sneih

offered arrit, heb; chebbit: Offered wares were never good - Cha row rieau cooid chebbit mie. JJK idiom; d'arr: She offered me a seat in her carriage - D'arr ee dou soiag ayns e carriads. JJK idiom

on him er: She fathered the child on him - Daag ee y paitchey er. DF idiom; (emph.) ersyn

only one unnane ny lomarcan; ynrycan: she is the only one of her mother - teeish lhiannoo ynrycan e moir Bible


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