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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish fairrge. Cognate with Irish farraige.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

faarkey m (genitive singular faarkee, plural faarkaghyn)

  1. sea, ocean
    Huitt faarkey mooar orrin.We were struck by a heavy sea.
    Ta faarkey mooar ayn.There is a heavy sea.

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MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
faarkey aarkey vaarkey
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.