jiarg

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish derg.

Adjective[edit]

jiarg (plural jiargey)

  1. red, ruddy, florid, sanguine
  2. (of eyes) bloodshot
  3. (heraldry) gules
  4. glowing, burning
    • Ta'n yiarn jiarg.
      • The iron is glowing.
  5. abandoned
  6. stark
  7. (of land) turned, ploughed

Mutation[edit]

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

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

jiarg m

  1. rouge
    • Jiarg y chur ort.
      • Rouge one's cheeks.

Mutation[edit]

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