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silly (adj.) bolvaneagh, meecheeayllagh, sou-, eddrym; ommidjagh; thootagh, tootagh: The silly fellow has fallen down - Ta'n fer tootagh er duittym sheese. JJK idiom


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silly person (n.) blebbin, flid

sou-2 (pref.) mad, silly

tootagh vacuous; silly

thootagh gauche, idiotic, lubberly, namby-pamby, oafish, silly, tactless

flid flirt, fly-by-night, jilt, nitwit, silly person [M.E. flird]

don't (impv) ny jean: Don't do such silly things - Ny jean lheid ny reddyn ommijagh. JJK idiom

fellow (n.) co-oltey, cumraag, dooinney, e cheilley, mooidjeen, sheshey; fer: The silly fellow has fallen down - Ta'n fer tootagh er duittym sheese. JJK idiom

such (adj.) lheid: Don't do such silly things - Ny jean lheid ny reddyn ommijagh. JJK idiom; myr

blebbin buffoon, laughing stock, pawn, silly person, simpleton, sucker, zany: Ren ee blebbin jeh. DF

bolvaneagh (=Ir. balbhán) foolish, senseless, silly, stupid: Ta dy chooilley ghooinney jeu bolvaneagh ayns tushtey Bible

meecheeayllagh absurd, half-witted, mad, nonsensical, silly, simple, unadvised: Shickyr ta princeyn Zoan meecheeayllagh Bible; indiscreet; idiot, imbecile

ommidjagh (=Ir. amaideach) See ommijagh absurd, brainless, crackpot, fatuous, foolish, idiotic, imbecile, madcap, nonsensical, scatterbrained, silly, stupid: As shen-y-fa gys y dooinney dooghyssagh ta'n Sushtal dy jarroo ommidjagh, chamoo oddys fys ve echey er ny reddyn t'er ny loayrt. CS

eddrym (=Ir. adrom) benign, feint, mild, unpronounced; (adj.) light, lightweight, unsubstantial, slight: Son ta my whing aashagh, as my errey eddrym Bible; (as blow) weak; (as head) empty; bird-witted, flighty, shallow, silly: leeideil ayns cappeeys mraane eddrym laadit lesh peccaghyn Bible; vain: Ta ny phadeyryn eck deiney eddrym as cluicagh Bible; (material) airy; frivolous

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