damthain

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n later i, f. vn. of daimid.

Act of yielding, granting, allowing.

(a) síth nó comsossod do damthain (v.l. damachtain) do gallaib, Cog. 64. 33 . ba hingnadh la cách Aedh die dhaimthin sin do Cháilti, RC xiii 8. 22 .—ABS. rop ingnad ri fiannaib Find damthain dAed dḟir i nhErind, Ériu v 223 l. 72 . Cf. the absolute use of daimim, RC vii 300. 7 .

(b) as a law term with 1 cert, cóir, cubaid, dliged &c.: main iar nanmain .i. gan dligedh do damthain, Laws i 254. 27 . fri dlighedh .i. do damthain, ib. 284. 43 . robo cóir dliged do damthain di, ib. iv 10. 16 .