4 mes(s)

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n a knife or blade? demes .i. mess dede and, uair it dá scín lais. Mess .i. fæbar unde dicitur Messgegra, Corm. Y 438. cia meas (.i. faebar) is āithe nā glam?, H 3.18 p. 627 ( O'Curry 1378 ) (= 1 mes(s) `judgement?). For demess `shears', see Pedersen Vgl. Gr. i 162 § 99 , ii 34 ; the gloss in both exx. is perhaps a false inference. Hence O'Cl. : meas .i. deimheas; .i. faobhar; .i. arm.