lámdae

Cite this: eDIL s.v. lámdae or dil.ie/29531

 

Forms: lám(d)aige, lámdha, lámdhaighe

n (lám). Also lám(d)aige. lámdha, lámdhaighe (ón stuaim) f., IGT Decl. § 3 (44.12) . handiwork, manual skill : buaid lamdai (.i. ngresa) (of smiths), Lism. L. 2934 . cach dan dognīat lāmhae is cerd dongairther .i. lāmdae, O'Mulc. 222 . etarlam .i. l.¤ dognī an goba cēin mbis iarnd i tinid, O'Mulc. 475 . eter cruth ┐ cheill ┐ lamhdha, BB 258a11 . Freq. of needlework, etc., bad dech lámdai di ingenaib herend, LU 10188. co ndruni lamda ┐ lamthorud, 3910 ( SCC 26 ). cen lamda deg-mná deimne `without handiwork of true-born dame', Metr. Dinds. iv 332.31 . do lamda prim mna . . . do lamda a cartaighe . . . do lamda a dormaine, Laws ii 400. 13 - 15 Comm . anecmhuing lamdo dognid an ingen clumsiness, ZCP xiii 262.22 . lucht a lámhdhaighe, DDána 83.16 . re béalaibh bhan lámhdhaidhe, 114.31 = IGT Decl. ex. 185 . lámdha in domain acon mhnái / imirt óir aircid gan ghaí, Acall. 672.