hene

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Manx[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish fadéin, féin.

Adjective[edit]

hene

  1. self
    ee hene‎ ― herself, itself
    eh hene‎ ― himself, itself
  2. own
    Bee dty aght hene ayd!‎ ― Have it your own way!
    Varr eh eh hene.‎ ― He died by his own hand.
  3. " E vooinjer hene.‎ ― His own flesh and blood.

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References[edit]

  • fadéin, féin” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.