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sheeyn (verbal noun sheeyney)

  1. to elongate, stretch out, lengthen, prostrate, spread
  2. to produce
  3. to range
  4. to rick
  5. to strain
  6. to increase
  7. to uncoil, stretch
  8. to pass, give, hand
  9. to sprain
  10. to marry
  11. to spin out


Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sheeyney heeyney
after "yn", çheeyney
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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