guilley

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish gilla.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

guilley m (genitive ?, plural guillyn)

  1. boy, lad
  2. (young male) servant, caddie, page, usher
    • Cha row eh agh ny guilley oc.
      • He was a mere tool in their hands.
    • Ren eh guilley jeem.
      • He made a tool of me.

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
guilley ghuilley nguilley
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.