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wax1 aase, bishaghey, lhieeney, sholl; cur kere er; gloas lesh kere; kere: Wax is soft, when warmed - Ta kere bog, tra t'ee er ny chiow. JJK idiom; kerey

wax2 (v.) (as moon) bishaghey, lhieeney

wax3 (n.) (in ear) sholl

Inexact matches:

cobbler's wax (n.) kere

sealing wax (n.) kere healal

wax candle (n.) cainle chereagh

wax cloth (n.) eaddagh kereagh

wax doll (n.) babban kereagh

wax image (n.) jalloo kerey

wax kernel (n.) fairagh

wax myrtle (n.) billey cainleagh

wax paper (n.) pabyr kereagh

wax paste (n.) shelliu chereagh

wax seal (n.) caslys kerey, seal kerey

wax sheet (n.) duillag chereagh

wax tree (n.) billey kereagh

kere (=Ir. ceir) (f.) cobbler's wax, comb, wax: Ren ny croink lheïe goll-rish kere ec fenish y Chiarn Bible

babban kereagh wax doll

billey cainleagh wax myrtle

billey kereagh wax tree

caslys kerey wax seal

duillag chereagh (f.) wax sheet

eaddagh kereagh wax cloth

fairagh wax kernel

gloas lesh kere wax

kere healal (f.) sealing wax

pabyr kereagh wax paper

seal kerey wax seal

shelliu chereagh (f.) wax paste

wax-handler (n.) lheieder kerey

cainle chereagh (f.) bougie, wax candle

cur kere er tooth, wax

lheieder kerey wax-handler

jalloo kerey plaster cast, wax image

sholl (f.) greasiness of sheep wool; (in ear) wax

vanish1 (v.) skellal roish, cherraghtyn; goll naardey: What time they wax warm, they vanish - Lesh y bree-hiass tad goll naardey Bible

warmed chiowit, chiowt; (v.) hiow; (er ny) chiow: Wax is soft, when warmed - Ta kere bog, tra t'ee er ny chiow. JJK idiom

aase (=Ir. fás) (v.) See gaase 1 develop, evolve, grow, wax a: Ta ny fraueyn echey skeayley mysh y charnane, as aase mastey creggyn. Bible; 2 (n.) tumour; 3 culture, growth; 4 forwardness

bishaghey accrue, develop, expand, increase, mend, multiply, prosper, thrive: ren ad bishaghey erskyn towse Bible; (of funds) accession; (as moon) wax; development, expansion, growth, multiplication; fructiferous; abounding

kerey cering, comb, combing, groom, hackle, hackling, mopping up, mop up, teasel, teasing, teazle, wax; (as wool) tease; (as horse) curry: Nish, nee'm shiaullaghey y keeaght choud's t'ou glenney as kerey ny cabbil. Dhoor

soft (adj.) bog: Wax is soft, when warmed - Ta kere bog, tra t'ee er ny chiow. JJK idiom; boggyr; glass; meen, meein, meeinagh; meeley: Will you have it hard or soft ? - Bee eh eu creoi ny meeley? JJK idiom; meddey, mettey; nesh; tash; meiygh; dy kiune, dy rea

lhieeney (=Ir. líonadh) fill, fill in, fill out: Ad shoh t'eh er lhieeney lesh creenaght chree Bible; billow, blow up, puff up; (n.) pl. lhieenaghyn flood tide; (as battery) charge, fuel, load; (of tide) make, flow, flowing, rise, saturate: Lhieeney yn roayrt. DF; (as cushion) pad; (as moon) wax; filling; cover in; cram; fulfilling; spasm


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