ourys

ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish amaires (unbelief).

NounEdit

ourys m

  1. doubt, distrust, misgiving, suspicion, suspiciousness, doubtfulness, scepticism, agnosticism
    • Cha nel blayst ourys ayn.
      • There is not the ghost of a suspicion.
    • Cha nel ourys erbee mychione echey.
      • There is no doubt at all about it.
    • Cha row ourys er ny s'odjey.
      • He doubted no longer.
    • Cre'n fa veagh ourys ayd orryms?
      • Why should you suspect me?
    • She oyr ourys eh.
      • It begets suspicion.
    • Ta ourys aym er.
      • I suspect him.

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Last modified on 19 September 2013, at 19:24