loingsech

Cite this: eDIL s.v. loingsech or dil.ie/30539

Forms: loingsig, loingsech

n (loinges) exile, banished man, wanderer; sea-rover, pirate : l.¤ gl. extorris, Ml. 133a11 . loingsig gl. exules, 54b18 . deorad loingsig refugee, ZCP xix 348.29 . mac alar du loingsiuch, O'D. 2381 ( Rawl. B 506, 46c ). do loingsechaib mara, Laws v 330.26 Comm . fuba fri loingsechaib cacha laithi, i 160.3 Comm . ar loingseachaib ┐ ar conaib alltaib, iv 140.21 Comm . riascaire .i. l.¤ insin ar imgaib a chenel ┐ a fine . . . ┐ bidh o riasc do riasc, 354.7 Comm . l.¤ fine . . . , .i. fer doberait Gaill amach in tan is beg, v 244.17 Comm . fomoraigh .i. . . . lucht bidis ag sladaigecht . . . ar fairrgi .i. loingsig na fairrgi, BB 253a30 . grianda l.¤ (of Colm Cille), ZCP viii 198 § 19 . ac díchur danar . . . ┐ loingsidh (leg. -sech ?) lánmór, Fianaig. 86.18 . l.¤ lansiblach `exile', TTebe 4532 . do chandaois [murdhúchainn] ceol do na loingseachaibh, Keat. ii 537. Cf. ar laechdacht loingsed, BB 487b2 (leg. loingsech ?).

As epithet of Labraid Móen: sōer cathmīl cōemḟata Mōen Labraid Loṅgsech, Ält. Ir. Dicht. i 17 § 2 . ni mair Labraid Loṅgsech lán, LL 7164 ( Hail Brigit 5 ). loisc L.¤ móen . . . / Cobthach cóel, Metr. Dinds. ii 50.3 .

As n.pr. m. see AU Index . L.¤ Lamfoda mac Aengusa, MacCarthy 402.14 . In epithet: hi flaith Ḟiachach Ḟír-longsig, Metr. Dinds. iii 460.22 .