scem

Cite this: eDIL s.v. scem or dil.ie/36404

n [orig. n., later f.?] bark, yelp, cry : is mer in s.¤ chind chon dobeir in t-eathach ar ḟiannaib Eirenn, Acall. 5531 . Of a horse: Gob na Sgéal sgeamh sholamh, DDána 98.37 . Fig.: fa s.¤ ngle (: sel) `it was an open reproach', Metr. Dinds. iii 354.87 . In name of a metre: sceam scailte so, IT iii 100.10 .

Compd. ? ¤goithnech: go mbí teannáil...an toirn teinntidhe sin...'na sgeimheal sgeamhghoithneach 'na dtimcheall, TSh. 6701 .