scoill

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scoill f (genitive scoill, plural scoillyn)

  1. school
    • Cre'n scoill hie oo hug?
      • What school were you at?
    • Hayrn eh ooashley er e hene ec y scoill.
      • He distinguished himself at school.
    • Hooar eh y clat 'sy scoill.
      • He got the cane in school.
  2. schooling, learning, education
    • Cha nel monney scoill aym.
      • I haven't much learning.
    • Cha row eh ec y scoill monney.
      • He hasn't much education.
    • Cha row monney scoill oc ayns ny laghyn shen.
      • They hadn't much schooling in those days.

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