jerrey

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish deired (end).

Noun[edit]

jerrey m (genitive jerree, plural jerraghyn)

  1. end, finish
    • As shen yn jerrey jeh.
      • And that's an end of it.
    • Bee jerrey jeant aym royd.
      • I shall have finished before you.
  2. closing, finale, conclusion, close
    • Cur jerrey er.
      • Bring it to a close.
  3. bottom
  4. (nautical) stern
  5. back (of cart)
  6. expiration
  7. extreme
  8. effect
  9. offal

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
jerrey yerrey n'yerrey
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.