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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.
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