1 esnad

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Forms: esnada

n f. (see K. Meyer, Wortk. 230 ) a musical sound, a roaring or droning, used of the moaning or roaring of wind, the singing of certain birds, and a certain kind of human singing (humming ?): esnad .i. abhran, O'Dav. 777 (citing Fél. Ep. 157 , see below). easnadh, .i. ceol; e.¤ .i. amhrán no binneas; e.¤ na gaoithe .i. osnadh na gáoithe, O'Cl. esnad .i. ni nath acht is duchann, O'Mulc. 431 . Corm. Y 562 . esna .i. fogar vel ceol, O'Curry 2016 (< H 4.22, 36a ). esnadh gaithe rodo seite, Snedg. u. Mac R § 22 = YBL 12b6 . esnad na gáithe gairge, Metr. Dinds. iii 212.45 . atchualasa and dana esnad gaithi aduairi, LL 235b 20 = ( TTr. 1382 ). isí esnad gaithi..., 236a5 = TTr. 1411 . esnad na cóic n-ess, Metr. Dinds. i 42.57 . fogur gáeithe... amal esnad mbrátha `blast of Doom' TTr.² 852 . essnad ealao, alaind ceoul, K. and H. 29 . esnad daim, LL 298a31 = SG 366.27 . gair bind banchuire. esnadh cubaidh, Snedg. u. Mac R § 41 = YBL 13a17 . ba hesnad ainm in chiuil dignitis na fianæ um an bfulacht fiansæ, Corm. Y 562 . cach óen dia mba esnad | a sóerchetul mbúansa, Fél. Ep. 157 (with gl.: [.i. adban] .i. canfas co binn, O'Dav. 777 ). esnad (essnad YBL) in choicat láech...do airfitiud in tan batis mesca na dáma. esnad dano in choicat ingen...ina lennaib corcraib...┐ a n-esnad [a sianan ┐ a n-andord ┐ a n-esnam v.l.] oc airfitiud in tṡlúaig. esnad in choecat chruitte ac talgud in tslúaig do chiul, RC xxv 30 § 15 - § 17 . pl. esnada Tigi Buchat `The Songs of Buchet's House' 32.5 (esnad, esnamh v.l.). essnad th. Buiched, YBL 113a46 . tromm essnadha Assail `the groans of A.' AFM an. 884 (see Wortk. 230 ). Cf. 3 esnach.