seihll

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish saegul, from Latin saeculum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /seːl/, /sɯːl/, /siːl/

Noun[edit]

seihll m (genitive singular seihill, plural seihill)

  1. lifetime
    Cha naik mee rieau y lhied ayns ooilley'n seihll aym.I never saw the like in my lifetime.
  2. world
    Hug eh seose y Seihll.He relinquished the world.
    Eshyn as argid echey t'eh stiurey yn seihll.He who has money commands the world.

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
seihll heihll
after "yn", teihll
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.