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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


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lay sister (n.) shuyr heayagh

Sister Bridget (n.) (Yn) Chuyr Breeshey

twin sister (n.) shuyr lannoonagh

of a sister (gen.) shayrey

shuyr heayagh (f.) lay sister

shuyr lannoonagh (f.) twin sister

shuyr voanderey (f.) sister

foster-sister (n.) shuyr gholtit

half-sister (n.) lhiass-huyr, lieh-huyr

sister-in-law (n.) ben vraarey, shuyr 'sy leigh

ben vraarey (f.) sister-in-law

lhiass-huyr (f.) half-sister, stepsister

lieh-huyr (f.) half-sister

shuyr gholtit (f.) foster-sister

shuyr 'sy leigh (f.) sister-in-law

Chuyr Breeshey (f.) See shuyr (Yn); (The) Sister Bridget

co- (pref.) associate, brother, combined, co-, con-, constituent, mutual, mutually, sister

shayrey (gen.) of a sister: Marcus mac shayrey Barnabas Bible

almonds (npl.) almondyn; almonyn: My sister will have some almonds - Bee almonyn ec my huyr. JJK idiom

commend (v.) chymney: into thy hands I commend my spirit - gys dty laueyn ta mish chymney my spyrryd Bible; cur fo currym; moylley: I commend unto you Phebe our sister - Ta mee moylley hiu Phebe nyn shuyr Bible

family (n.) chymsaght, clein, kynnee, kynney, lhiannoo, lhoirran, mooinjer, sleih, sluight; lught thie: My sister is the tallest of our family - Ta'n chuyr aym y nane s'lhiurey jeh'n lught-thie ain. JJK idiom

fond (adj.) graihagh, keainal, ommidagh; shynney lesh: They are fond of long walks - Shynney lhieu walkalyn liauyrey. JJK idiom; s'mian lesh: My sister is very fond of cherries - S'mian lesh my huyr shillishyn. JJK 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

poorest (adj.) by velley, s'melley; s'boghtey: My brother is poor, my sister is still poorer, but I'm the poorest of all - Ta my vraar boght, ta my huyr ny s'boghtey, agh ta mish s'boghtey na ooilley. JJK idiom

richer (adj.) berchee: His young brother is rich, his elder brother is richer, but his sister is the richest - Ta e vraar saa berchagh, ta e vraar shinney ny s'berchee, agh ta e huyr y nane s'berchee JJK idiom

tallest (adj.) smoo; (comp./sup.) s'lhiurey: My sister is the tallest of our family - Ta'n chuyr aym y nane s'lhiurey jeh'n lught-thie ain. JJK idiom

thousands of millions thousaneyn dy villaghyn: Thou art our sister, be thou the mother of thousands of millions - T'ou uss nyn shuyr; bee uss moir thousaneyn dy villaghyn Bible

will give ver: My sister will give me hers - Ver my huyr y fer ecksh dou. JJK idiom; (interrog.) der: Will you give me your sister's address? - Der shiu dou ynnyd-vaghee nyn shuyr? JJK idiom

with (prep.) lesh: With much pleasure - Lesh mooarane taitnys. JJK idiom; marish, mârish: His brother has just arrived with his sister - Ta e vraar er roshtyn marish e huyr. JJK idiom

shuyr (=Ir. siúr) (f.) (pl -aghyn) sister: nagh vel e shuyr saa ny s'aalin na ish? Bible [L. soror]

elder (n.) fer reill; (adj.) mooarey; shinney: His young brother is rich, his elder brother is richer, but his sister is the richest of the whole family - Ta e vraar saa berchagh, ta e vraar shinney ny s'berchee, agh ta e huyr y nane JJK idiom; (n.) tramman

harlot (n.) ben oainjyr: after the end of seventy years shall Tyre sing as an harlot - lurg kione three-feed as jeih bleeaney gow-ee Tyre arrane myr benoainjyr Bible; ben oainjyragh: Then went Samson to Gaza, and saw there an harlot - Eisht hie Samson gys Gaza, as honnick eh ayns shen ben oainjyragh Bible; co-lhiabbagh; streebagh: Should he deal with our sister as with an harlot? - Kys by-lhoys da dellal rish y chuyr ain, myr rish streebagh? Bible; strumpag: And, behold, there met him a woman with the attire of an harlot - As cur-my-ner haink ben ny whail ayns coamrey strumpag Bible

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

hers (pron) e: Your mother and hers - Dty voir as e moirs. DF idiom; j'ee: He is an old beau of hers - T'eh ny henn leggad j'ee. DF idiom; jeeish: A friend of hers - Carrey jeeish. DF idiom; lheeish, lh'eeish: This house is hers - Lheeish yn thie shoh. DF idiom; eck: That son of hers - Yn mac shen eck. DF idiom; ecksh: My sister will give me hers - Ver my huyr y fer ecksh dou. JJK idiom

husbands fir-hie; sheshaghyn: thou art the sister of thy sisters, which lothed their husbands - tou uss shuyr dty hayraghyn, oc va dwoaie er nyn sheshaghyn Bible; deiney-poost: submit yourselves unto your own husbands - jean-jee shiu hene y injillaghey gys ny deiney-poost eu Bible

tell (v.) ginsh; insh: I can't tell you exactly - Cha n'oddym insh diu dy-kiart. JJK idiom; inshys; earroo; abbyr: Tell your sister that this will do her good - Abbyr rish yn chuyr eu dy jean shoh mie jee. JJK idiom; gra: Can you tell me what time it is? - Nod shiu gra rhym yn traa? JJK idiom

treacherous (adj.) cluggagh, cluigagh; kialgeyragh; cluicagh: the treacherous dealers have dealt treacherously - ta ny dellaryn cluicagh er ghellal dy molteyragh Bible; foalsey: And her treacherous sister Judah saw it - as honnick yn chuyr foalsey eck Judah shoh Bible; kialgagh; neuhreisteilagh; traitooragh

vex (v.) boirey er, cur farg er, maghlaghey, jannoo seaghyn, seaghyn; cur sneih er: and vex them in his sore displeasure. - as ver eh sneih orroo ayns trimmid e yymmoose Bible; seaghney: Thou shalt neither vex a stranger, nor oppress him - Cha jean oo seaghney joarree, chamoo hee oo tranlaase er: Bible; cur seaghyn er: Neither shalt thou take a wife to her sister, to vex her - Chamoo ghoys oo ben as e shuyr, dy choyrt seaghyn urree Bible; (y) chraghey: for God did vex them with all adversity - son nee Jee ad y heaghney lesh dy chooilley arkys Bible; (y) heaghney

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