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

NounEdit

fys

  1. Mutated form of bys.
Last modified on 13 September 2013, at 03:16