elley

ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish aile (second, other, another), from Proto-Celtic *alyos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂elyo- (other, out of a group of more than two), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂el- (beyond).

AdjectiveEdit

elley

  1. other, another
    • Bea ghooinney as baase dooinney elley.
      • One man's life is another man's death.
    • Bee eh ersooyl rish blein elley.
      • He will be away for another year.
  2. else
    • Cha dod eh geddyn aaght boayl erbee elley.
      • He couldn't get accommodation anywhere else.
  3. additional
  4. alternative
Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 12:19