lámnaid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. lámnaid or dil.ie/29534
Last Revised: 2013

Forms: lámnaigid, lámnad

v (lámann). Also lámnaigid.

(a) Of woman gives birth : in adhaigh lamnastair in chacht the night on which the prisoner gave birth, BB 266a5 . anaid frim coro lamnar wait until I give birth, LL 14568 . intan robtar lán a n-noí mís . . . lāmnith, ZCP viii 310.31 . rolamnastar .iiii. cuilenu (i.e. in a dream), Rawl. 148a33 . ro lamnaigh (ro ghabhsat iodain, v.l.) an inghen ┐ beiridh mac, BNnÉ 291.18 . intan lamhnaigid na mna, Marco P. 183. Also in pass.: lamnadh ┐ rug tri maccu (of Tlachtga), BB 406b7 ( ZCP xiv 159.6 ). dia lamhnaighthe ingen `when a damsel has been delivered of a child', Marco P. 109 (or in meaning (b)?).

(b) Of offspring, in pass. , is delivered, is born : i ndeilb in maic rolamnudh ann, Thurn. Thurn. Zu Ir. Hss. i 43.25 . bá halacht in ben / . . . hé maccan ro lamnad de / bratan algan airgdide, LU 4313 ( SG 84.34 ). ? Ind. pres. pl. pass. Clanda íar sin Coirpri Lifechair lámnatar (MS. lamhnathar), The Kingship and Landscape of Tara 128 § 5 .

Vn. lámnad.