New Blog Address

April 25, 2011


Just confirming with readers that we know have a new blog at: Bannaghtyn Adrian

Posted in: Uncategorized

Fockle yn chiaghtin = Manx word of the week

February 3, 2011


Lhuan or Looan = any weak thing that comes out of due time such as a lamb or calf but also a small and imperfect swarm of bees.

Posted in: Word of the week

Video interview with Brian Stowell

February 1, 2011


This video was originally filmed by the Isle of Man papers for their on-line service. Here Brian discusses Manx placenames.

Posted in: history, Interviews, videos

Shenn Saase Manninagh

January 25, 2011


Bwooise da Robert y Charslagh as dagh ooilliey pheiagh ren shoh heese:

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Posted in: videos

Cre nee’m ec yn jerrey shiaghtin

January 20, 2011


The following is a story we have been looking at in some of my classes. It’s an example of how we use the future tense. Cre nee’m ec yn jerrey shiaghtin? – What will I do at the weekend? Jeheiney nee’m gynsaghey Gaelg ec yn Thie-tashtee ayns Doolish. Bee’m ec yn thie-tashtee eddyr daa-yeig  as […]

Posted in: lessoonyn

Naight – Jerrey geuree

January 18, 2011


Defendants change their pleas – Fendeilee caghlaa nyn aghinyn Yn oie roish e chooish-leigh, yn eear ard-ghelleyder Trevor Baines, ghow eh rish dy gheid eh ny shlee na nuy cheead meeilley punt. Mnr Baines, ta tree feed as un vlein jeig dy eash as veih Raad Strooan ny Keylley ayns Doolish, ayns y toshiaght v’eh […]

Posted in: Manx News, news - naight

Fockle yn chiaghtin = word of the week

January 14, 2011


Staayney=strenuously opposing, vehmently pushing against or standing firm against. Staaynit=standing statue like in opposition to a force.

Posted in: Word of the week

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