imm-ana

Cite this: eDIL s.v. imm-ana or dil.ie/27707
Last Revised: 2019

 

Forms: immanad

v (a) trans. stops, delays: pass. pret. s. immanad didiu in roe `the combat was then put off,' Laws i 250.22 . imanad in roi ... co cuicthi, 26 .

(b) intrans. waits : im-ana in chethramad chrích co mbeir cétshaithe día blíadnae gl. .i. eamnaidh (leg. em-anaidh) in ceathramadh crich gu mberend si cétshaithe 'the fourth land waits until it takes the first swarm after a year, i.e the fourth land "waits readily" until it gets the first swarm'​, Bechbretha 62 § 22 . imana ... co hocht la, Laws iv 8.19 , glossed: em anad si iar sin meite sin, Laws 10.8 .