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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish fírinne.

NounEdit

firriney f (genitive singular firriney)

  1. truth
    Hooar eh fys ny firriney.He got wise to the truth.
    She firriney lhome ee.It is a sober fact.
    Ta shen cur crackan ny firriney da'n skeeal.That lends colour to the story.
  2. genitive singular of firrin

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
firriney irriney virriney
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.