bleayst

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish bláesc (eggshell, nutshell).

Noun[edit]

bleayst f

  1. shell (of egg, crab)
  2. hull, husk
  3. bodywork (of vehicle)
  4. (anatomy, fish) gill cover, operculum
  5. (zoology) shield
  6. bang (sound)

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
bleayst vleayst mleayst
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.