moddey

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish madrad ‎(dog), matad ‎(dog, cur).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

moddey m ‎(genitive singular moddee, plural moddee)

  1. dog
    Cha nel moddey ec Jamys.‎ ― James hasn't a dog.
    Lhig eh feddan er y voddey.‎ ― He whistled to the dog.

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Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
moddey voddey unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.