eeast

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Manx[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish íasc.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

eeast m (genitive eeast, plural eeastyn)

  1. fish
    Bioys da dooinney as baase da eeast. — Life to man and death to fish.
    She dooghys eeast eh dy snaue. — The nature of fish is to swim.
    Ta'n awin plooghit lesh eeast. — The river is teeming with fish.
    Ta'n eeast shoh snaue er eaghtyr ny marrey. — These fish swim on the top of the sea.