do-ingaib

Cite this: eDIL s.v. do-ingaib or dil.ie/17902

Forms: dingaib, do-r-ingba, do-tn-ingēba, d-a-fingebad, dingbaid, dingbáil

v (*di-in-gaib-, Ped. ii 529 ). Ipv. 2 s. dingaib, TBC² 322 . Subj. pres. 3 s. do-r-ingba, Hy. vi 9 . Fut. 3 s. do-tn-ingēba, TBC² 3585 . Condit. 3 s. d-a-fingebad, SR 5820 . Later as simplevb. dingbaid. Vn. dingbáil. IGT Verbs § 68 .

(a) wards off, keeps away, averts (DI from): Dia dím cech sáeth doringba, Hy. vi 9 . diṅgaib dīnd ind ēigin-sea, TBC² 322 . ní dingaib ní dib acht is tuilled péne, FA § 16 (= nis digaib, LB). a Dia, cidh nā dingbai dínd in cia? why dost Thou not keep off the mist from us? RC xviii 173.17 . is tre fír flathemon mortlaidi mora di dóenib diṅgbatar that great mortalities are averted from mankind, ZCP xi 81 § 106 . doringbai Dia dind cech plág, RC xii 432 § 31 . dontí no- dingebad in béist díb, PH 7232 . dingbais dib gorta ngéir, Anecd. i 55 § 38 . radiṅgab de bidbanas cech duni, LL 226b40 . cinnus do dingébtaí in teidm sin díob, SG 20.38 . cogadh dhíbh go ndiongmhadh san, Hard. ii 110 . Without prep. dingbaid dechnead tri phudra `losing a final' wards off three blunders, Auraic. 2112 , 2109 , 2081 . Esp. of keeping off an enemy or opponent: diṅgēb-sa in fer hūt dont slog, SR 5835 . dingaib-si Laogh díom-sa aníu ┐ dingepat-sa Coinculainn dit-sa, TBC 3881 (St.). cia do dingēmadh ri Fer C. dīm? CF 282 .

Hence is a match for, is able to cope with: mád cos tráth-sa fogebthá óenfer do-t-dingbad-su, FB § 94 . dingbaim cach n-errid, ZCP iii 236.15 . dingbad (-mad, MS.) dí coin in leo- man, i 394.12 . briathar damh go ndingebad fear comloinn cēd, MR 278.6 . Cf. dingbáil (-bála).

(b) takes away, removes (DI from): this use perh. due to influence of do-gaib: mina dingbaiter dib he unless it (the fosterage) is taken from them, Laws i 142.5 Comm. dingibh cach deighinach diaraile the last always deducts something from what preceded (?) (a legal maxim), iii 408.21 . ni dingabar re ndae nomaide nach inga no wounded (?) man can be removed for nine days, ZCP xvi 223 ; cf. Ériu xii 96 . int aire rogab- sabair foraib ní dingēb-sa dib, ZCP viii 318.25 . do dhingaibh- sidh mo flaithes ye have taken away my sovereignty, BNnÉ 325 § 42 .

(c) With transference of obj. saves (from) (?): doringbadh .i. rotesairged ut est nach fer doringba[dh] do croich no cuithi, O'Dav. 747 .

(d) Intrans. takes oneself off, goes away, departs: dingaib din chruachán. Ní dingéb, Trip.² 1334 . dingébthar din chruaich the Rick shall be vacated, 1373 . obaim-se mo dingbail, ar in fer amuich . . . Obaim-se cun na dingeba, ar in fer tall I refuse to clear out . . . I refuse to let you stay (?), Laws iii 478.18 . ding- maidh (leg. dingbaid) as uaim depart from me, ZCP viii 212.24 .