soithech

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Forms: soitheach, soidheach, soithigh, soithighi

n soitheach, soidheach m. g s. soithigh, n p. soithighi, IGT Decl. § 55 .

(a) vessel, container (for liquids, etc.): án .i. sithal nó s.¤ asa n-ebhar uisc, O'Dav. 119 . copáin ┐ cuirn ┐ araile soithige (soidhthige, MS.) examla d'or, Aisl. Tond. 117.14 . soithige don lemnacht, CF p. 73 n. 11 (= lestair, text). do bo nair le C.c. . . . gan soithighe aige asa tibrad se an fin, BCC 81 . beiridh ní d'uiscce an topair libh i nbhar soidhtighibh, BNnÉ 70 § 116 . an cheaddabhach uisge fhuair | . . . | do bhí an soidheach thall go te, DDána 88.15 . tug lán soithig leis díob (i.e. of berries), SG 9.2 . miasa ┐ soithigi `bowls', Marco P. 14 . soidhech do clāraib comdluthta do chengal do reifedhaibh ┐ fhonnsaidibh `cage', 65 . an dtig an choinneall do chum a cora fá bhéul tsoighthigh, Mark iv 21 . ní choinnigheann an soitheach acht a lán, Ir. Prov. 347 . co facatar in soidhech naomhtha ac toigecht tar dorus an dunaidh the Holy Grail, D IV 2, 41rb17 . Folld. by a defining gen.: soitec folamh gloine a glass vessel, Ir. Astr. Tr. 148.7 . turibulus .i. saithech na tuise, Ir. Gl. 1134 . beir air an soitheach taoisgthe baling-scoop, MacCongl. 132.34 . cuir iad a s.¤ tomhais, Irish Texts v 6.17 . Fig. source : tír í do dháil gach deighioth | d'einioch cáigh is sí is soidheach (: oineach) a fount for the hospitality of all others (of a country), TD 10.1 .

(b) blood vessel: is ed is fiabrus continoideach ann .i. fiabrus noch morgus don taib asdig do na soithigib amail ataid na h-airteri ┐ na cuislenna, RC xlix 7.6 . o fuil morgaigthi let istig dona soighthibh 'from corrupt blood within the vessels', Rosa Angl. 18.2 . the amniotic sac (?): imarcraid tacmaic isin soighteach i mbi in laogh, CIH iii 1002.30, cf. ii 678.27 .

(c) the body : nā mellad sind | in s.¤ ēdlūith omall-sa, ACL iii 234 § 3 . an soitheach criadh an duine, TSh. 321 . teacht i mbroinn óighe d'Íosa | dar chuir tré oineach uime | an soidheach fhuil umuinne, Dán Dé xx 2 .

(d) Of persons: bid sothech fonāmait ┐ gāire fer t'inaid, BColm. 34.16 . s.¤ dingbala d'airdrighi n-Erenn he was a fitting vessel for the highkingship of Ireland, AU ii 472.19 . Pól apstal do bi 'n-a soightech toghta ag Crist vas electionis , BCC 238 . soidheach lán d'eccna an t-epscop sin, AFM v 1800.7 . brathair minur do bi ina soigech togaidi glan o gnim, Ann. Conn. 1244.11 . narbat soithiuch senáruscc (of a poet), ZCP iv 238 § 5 . narbadh sotheach dia saerad not fit to be ennobled, BNnÉ p. 11 n. 8 . ca soitheach fithir is fó? .i. ca hadbhur oide is ferr? (B. na f.), ZCP v 488 § 7 .

(e) vessel, boat : in ténsoichech imlochtaidh ferry-boat, Caithr. Thoirdh. 75.18 .

(f) ? Of a burial-place : Carn Fraoich, soitheach na saorchlann, Celtica ii 157 § 1 .