apthu

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n n vn. of ad-bath (see at-baill) death, perdition: imfolngi apthin doibsom, Wb. 23c5 . na torthissem i n-apthin, 32c16 . nach oen cuillfius ant suiri sin an domnaig bith aptha dia anmoin eternal perdition, Anecd. iii 26.14 . is diles abthain, Laws i 10.1 . dalintar da ap[th]aib ┐ croligibh `addition is made to deaths(?)', BCrólige 11 gl. 1 and n. Cf. also p. 95 . on mbla n-aptan (?apthan) `loan in an exemption of death', Laws v 370.2 (= ón mblá n-apthan 'a loan in perilous places', Cáin Ónae 38 § 4 ). amail oin a mbla apta (?apthan), 194.1 Comm. (cf. 280.19 Comm. ; iii 218.16 Comm. s.v. at-baill). ? ni codhnach araile luth anapta eipiltain an con gan greim fair, O'Curry 2525 ( Eg. 88, 43(44)c ). For the phr. macc apthu see 1 mac (macc).