keyll

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish caill.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kiːlʲ/, /kelʲ/

Noun[edit]

keyll f (genitive keylley, plural keylljyn)

  1. forest, wood
    Dy gholl gys ny keylljyn.
    To take to the woods.
    Hie mee trooid keyll.
    I made my way through a wood.
    Ta mee goll raad ny keylley.
    I go by way of the wood.
  2. grove, plantation
    Ta'n cheyll gharree shen lhiams.
    I own that oak grove.

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
keyll cheyll geyll
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.