çhionn

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See also: chionn and chíonn

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

çhionn ‎(verbal noun çhionney, past participle çhionnt)

  1. tauten, tighten
  2. inflate, pump up, pressurize
  3. clench, grit
  4. fasten, put on
  5. straighten
  6. screw up
  7. strain
  8. cog

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

çhionn

  1. hardy, firm, stiff, taut
  2. stuck fast
  3. tight-fitting
  4. hard-pressed
  5. austere
  6. speedy
  7. delicate
  8. tense
  9. busy
  10. inflated
  11. erect (as penis)

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Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
çhionn hionn jionn
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.