srebann

Cite this: eDIL s.v. srebann or dil.ie/38765

Forms: srebhan

n o,[m.] membrane, film, skin : srebhan (srebhand, MS.) gl. nuchum, Ir. Gl. 794 . honaib tunchaib .i. sechis honaib srebnaib són gl. tunicis multis, Ml. 39c10 (of the coverings of the eye). an sreabhann maoth re nderar omentum , 23 K 42, 116.12 . s.¤ ┐ cru lanamain (lanamain in srebuinn .i. bainne ┐ glaiss, lanamain in chru .i. ruaidi ┐ dergi) in cridi, Auraic. 1809 - 11 . geine int [s]rephaind tanoigecht ┐ dath, 3258 . geine int [s]reupaind: tighe ┐ dath, 5001 . at-chíu a léne . . . conid fri sreband sirechtach, BDD² 1031 (cf. LL 237b18 cited s.v. srebnaide). ro-chuir a thuind ┐ a srebhann úadh (of a pig), Sc.M² 17R . na sreabhaind timcellus an cridi, O'Gr. Cat. 189.20 . dá mbrisedh sreabhann éigin do sreabhannaibh na hinchinne, 221.30 . co ranic srebonn a inchinde, RC xii 68 § 34 (Cath Muige Tuired). muna ngearrthur . . . sreabhann a n-inchinne, Cath MT 22 . Of a caul surrounding an infant's head: scaelis in sreaband bai im a chean[n] ┐ doroindi munqui dhe fo dib guaillib, IT iii 189 § 13 = cathbarr, LL 126b16 . Of a cow's udder: lán a srebuinn do nús agin boin ina ré, SG 90.1 . Of a mantle: an gháoth . . . | trésan sreabhann súanaighe through the thin mantle, IGT Decl. ex. 1446 . ? Of foliage: tír uaine as áille sreabhonn (sriubhfhonn, v.l.), Top. Poems² 1394 .

Compds. ¤chael: na bratacha snathcaine sreabanncaela sroil `slender-filmed', CCath. 4929 . ¤léine: acc iomuaim . . . a sreabhann-leintibh snáthchaol fri a ccnesaibh `fine-threaded shirts', AFM vi 1918.10 = Hugh Roe 22.25 . tri srepandlenti sioda, TBC-LL¹ 5535 (St.).