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veggan See beggan little, few: vouesyn ta mooarane oc, nee shiu mooarrane y ghoaill; agh vouesyn tan veggan oc, cha jean shiu agh beggan y ghoaill Bible


Inexact matches:

cooid veggan too little

veggan as ny veggan See beggan by degrees, gradually, little by little: Ny veggan as ny veggan neem's ad y eebyrt magh royd

agh ny veggan but a little: 2 Cur-jee ooashley da'n Mac, nagh bee eh jymmoosagh, as myr shen shiu dy herraghtyn veih'n raad cair: my vees e chorree er ny vrasnaghey, (agh ny veggan ;) Bible

ass cooid y veggan in a low degree

beggan er veggan gradually, little by little, piecemeal, progressive: She cowrey baghtal dooin eh jeh'n aght ta ny Manninee coayl, beggan er veggan, nyn lhiastid er nyn gultoor hene. Carn

cooid y veggan (f.) little: As tra howse ad eh lesh omer, cha row veg harrish echeysyn ren mooarane y haglym, as ersyn haggil cooid y veggan, cha row dolley Bible

er y veggan cheeaylley crackpot

fer y veggan cheeaylley nutcase

gradually (adv.) beggan er veggan; veggan as ny veggan; dy-keimoil

little by little (adv.) beggan er veggan, veggan as ny veggan

by degrees veggan as ny veggan

little1 beggan; cooid y veggan; kuse beg: A little ham - Kuse beg dy yskid? JJK idiom; kuse veg: They must have a little more wine - Shegin ve kuse veg dy feeyn oc. JJK idiom; loo; myn-; veggan: A big head with little wit and a little head without any at all - Kione mooar er y veggan cheilley as kione beg gyn veg edyr. JJK idiom; beggey, veggey

goll er jannoo get done: Ny veggan as ny veggan, ta ny thieyn goll er jannoo ass y noa. Carn

bardyn poets: Agh, er yn oyr nagh row bardyn oaylagh 'syn Ellan, 'scosoylagh dy row yn daane chyndaait ny veggan as ny veggan choud as v'eh coyrt, 'sy chenn-laghyn. Coraa

eebyrt (=Ir. dibirt) banish, drive away, exclusion, exile, expatriate, expulsion, get rid of, send down, transport, expel: Ny veggan as ny veggan neem's ad y eebyrt magh royd Bible; fray

sodjey magh2 (ny) farther afield: Ny veggan as ny veggan, hie cultoor-aegid Ewnish er croo ayns ny ro-scoillyn, ren gaase seose dys ny bunscoillyn as ny sodjey magh. Dhoor; utter, uttermost

but a little agh ny veggan

crackpot (n.) bonkan, ommidan; (adj.) ommidjagh, er y veggan cheeaylley

in a low degree ass cooid y veggan

nutcase (n.) fer y veggan cheeaylley; lhag-hushtagh; ommidan

piecemeal (adj., adv.) ayns peeshyn, beggan er veggan, dy peeshyn

progressive beggan er veggan; feer eiyrtagh; goll er oai dy tappee

basket (n.) bascad, bascaid, baskad; bastag: There are extremely few apples in the basket - Ta feer veggan dy hooylyn 'sy vastag. JJK idiom; basket

extremely (adv.) feer: There are extremely few apples in the basket - Ta feer veggan dy hooylyn 'sy vastag. JJK idiom

few beggan; beg; dy jiark; kuse veg: There will be a few - Bee kuse veg ayn. JJK idiom; tiark; regyryn, reggyryn; reyggyryn; reygyryn; stiark; veggan

too little cooid veggan; ro veg; beggan: It's better to have too much than too little - Share rouyr na beggan ve ec fer. JJK idiom

daa-hengoil bilingual: Myr shoh, beggan er veggan, ta Bretyn cheet dy ve ny cheer daa-hengoil. Carn

dolley 1 blind, blot out, blur, deface a: nee eh dolley ad ass lesh yn ushtey sharroo Bible; 2 (on character) blot; 3 lack: as ersyn haggil cooid y veggan, cha row dolley Bible; 4 defacement, erasure

Kione beg Little Head: Kione mooar er y veggan cheilley as kione beg gyn veg edyr. JJK

big (adj.) ard; liauyr; mooar: A big head with little wit and a little head without any at all - Kione mooar er y veggan cheilley as kione beg gyn veg edyr. JJK idiom; mooarey: Big bumps on the road - Tommanyn mooarey er y raad. DF idiom; vooarey: Big sheep - Kirree vooarey. DF idiom; thollee; vooar: We were struck by a big sea - Haink tonn vooar orrin. DF idiom; wooar

kiaullaneyder bellman, bell ringer, campanologist; clamourer, town crier: Son y veggan t'eh dy choyrt, t'eh mooaraghey dy creoi, t'eh fosley e veeal myr kiaullaneyder: t'eh geeasagh jiu, as shirrey reesht mairagh: ta lheid y fer dwoaiagh fenish Jee as dooinney. Apoc; herald

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