Last modified on 28 May 2014, at 13:32

ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish fis, from Proto-Celtic *wissu- (compare Welsh gwŷs (summons)) from Proto-Indo-European *wid-tu-, which is derived from Proto-Indo-European *weyd- (know, see).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fys m

  1. knowledge
    • Cha nel fys ayds ny ayms.
      • Neither you nor I know.
    • Cha nel fys aym c'raad ta mee.
      • I don't know where I am.
  2. information

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fys ys vys
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Northern) IPA(key): [vɨːs]
  • (Southern) IPA(key): [viːs]

NounEdit

fys

  1. Mutated form of bys.