Gàidhlig na h-Albann Gaeilge na hÉireann

Manx sound samples

Manx English Scottish/Irish Gaelic *
EISDMoghrey mie Good morning Mora maith
EISDFastyr mie Good evening Feasgar maith
EISDOie vie Good night Oíche mhaith
EISDKys t'ou How are you? Cé agus atá thu?
  • Hee'm oo
See you (singular) Chì mi thu
EISDHee'm shiu See you (plural) Chì mi sibh
EISDMy saillt Please Ma's àill leat
EISDGura mie ayd Thank you Gura maith agat
EISDSlane lhiat Good bye Slán leat
  • She Manninagh mish
I am Manx. 'S e Manannach mise
EISDTa'n Ghaelg foast bio Manx is still alive. Tá an Ghaeilge fós beo

* The third column gives the Manx phrase written out in the nearest Scottish Gaelic or Irish Gaelic equivalent (or mixture), so that Gaelic speakers can more easily understand the Manx than if hidden by Manx spelling, and can see how close Manx is to Scottish and Irish Gaelic.


Now something more advanced - some native speaker samples recorded in 1948 and 1950.
(Lethbhreac aig SMO)

 
1997-08-15 CPD