osmenad

Cite this: eDIL s.v. osmenad or dil.ie/34073

n u, m. (< moin-, muin- `think'? cf. 1 menma) meditation, study, lucubration ? confined to cryptic and poetic style. osmennadh .i. sgrútadh o menmain ┐ a meabhrugadh do gin, ut dixit in t-eicsine . . . ósment osment a drochéicis, H 3.18 p. 73 ( O'Curry 117 ). osment .i. múna[d] instruction, O'Dav. 1325. Dān mac Osmenta. Osmenad [Osmenta v.l.] mac Imráti, RC xxvi 30 § 130 , § 131 . ucht osnae .i. hucht osmenta .i. smuainiud smuaines .i. scrútan scrutas in fili a n-airchetul, Corm. p. 45 (< LL 179b44 ) = Corm. Y 1275. oidh ar huilleth n-oismentai (pay) heed to increase of study, lucubration (?), ZCP vii 305.24 (? g p.). ? n p. dēine m'osmeanta inā hos (.i. luaithe mo menma inā fiadh), v 487 y .