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eeast

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish íasc.

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NounEdit

eeast m (genitive eeast, plural eeastyn)

  1. fish
    Bioys da dooinney as baase da eeast. ― Life to man and death to fish.
    She dooghys eeast eh dy snaue. ― The nature of fish is to swim.
    Ta'n awin plooghit lesh eeast. ― The river is teeming with fish.
    Ta'n eeast shoh snaue er eaghtyr ny marrey. ― These fish swim on the top of the sea.