ManxEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish donn, from Proto-Celtic *dusnos (brown).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

dhone

  1. brown, brunette
    • Ta'n cabbyl mooar dhone doolaney.
      The big brown horse is challenging.
  2. (of eyes) hazel
  3. swarthy, dark-skinned

See alsoEdit

Colors in Manx · daaghyn (layout · text)
     bane      lheeah      doo
             jiarg; feer-yiarg              jiarg-bwee; dhone              bwee; bane-wuigh
                          geayney, glass             
                          gorrym-ghlass, speyr-ghorrym              gorrym
             plooreenagh              jiarg gorrym              jiarg-bane