fys

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish fis, from Proto-Celtic *wissu- (compare Welsh gwŷs (summons)) from Proto-Indo-European *wid-tu-, which is derived from Proto-Indo-European *weyd- (know, see).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fys m

  1. knowledge
    • Cha nel fys ayds ny ayms.
      • Neither you nor I know.
    • Cha nel fys aym c'raad ta mee.
      • I don't know where I am.
  2. information

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fys ys vys
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fys

  1. Soft mutation of bys.