Fockleyreen: Manx - English Dictionary

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siege (v.) chionney stiagh; cruinnee; (n.) chennid


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lay siege (v.) dooney

cruinnee keep, siege: cruinnee ad oo stiagh er dy chooilley heu Bible; gather

chennid (f.) drive, narrowness, strain, tension, tightness; distress; siege: Tayrn uss ushtey son y chennid Bible; press: As tra nagh row saase erbee oc dy chur lhieu stiagh eh kyndagh rish chennid y phobble Bible; greediness; compactness

chionney stiagh (=Ir. teannadh-steach) perforate; press in: As hig eh gy-kione ayns ny laghyn jerrinagh, dy bee slieau thie yn Chiarn er ny hoiaghey er mullagh ny sleityn ; as nee dy chooilley ashoon chionney stiagh huggey. Bible; besiege, siege

dooney (=Ir. dĂșnadh) barricade, block, button up, cadence, clench, close, closure, filling, imprisonment, lay siege, occlude, occlusion, secure, shut, shut down, stop up, swing: haink eh gy-kione mysh traa dooney ny giattey Bible; shutting; closing

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