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EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish caill.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

keyll f (genitive singular keylley, plural keylljyn)

  1. forest, wood
    Dy gholl gys ny keylljyn.To take to the woods.
    Hie mee trooid keyll.I made my way through a wood.
    Ta mee goll raad ny keylley.I go by way of the wood.
  2. grove, plantation
    Ta'n cheyll gharree shen lhiams.I own that oak grove.

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
keyll cheyll geyll
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.