firriney

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Manx[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish fírinne.

Noun[edit]

firriney f (genitive firriney)

  1. truth
    Hooar eh fys ny firriney. ― He got wise to the truth.
    She firriney lhome ee. ― It is a sober fact.
    Ta shen cur crackan ny firriney da'n skeeal. ― That lends colour to the story.
  2. genitive singular of firrin

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
firriney irriney virriney
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.