insh

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Manx[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish inis.

Noun[edit]

insh f ‎(genitive singular inshey, plural inshyn)

  1. island
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Irish indisid(tells, recounts, mentions, describes).

Verb[edit]

insh ‎(verbal noun insh, present participle ginsh, past participle inshit)

  1. declare, communicate, divulge, report, announce
  2. narrate, crack (as joke)

Noun[edit]

insh m ‎(genitive singular [please provide], plural [please provide])

  1. verbal noun of insh
  2. speech, utterance, communication
  3. narration, coverage
  4. divulgation

References[edit]

  • 1 inis” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • indisid” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.