feeagh

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Manx[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish fïach.

Noun[edit]

feeagh m (genitive fiee or fee, plural fee)

  1. raven; crake
    • Cur meer da'n feeagh as hig eh reesht.
      • Give the raven a bit and he'll come again.
    • Myr s'doo yn feeagh yiow eh sheshey.
      • As black as the raven is he'll find a mate.
    • Ta fys ny fee echey.
      • He has the knowledge of the ravens.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish fíach (debt).

Noun[edit]

feeagh m

  1. claim, debt
  2. value, worth

Adjective[edit]

feeagh

  1. worthwhile
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Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
feeagh eeagh veeagh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.