1 suth

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Forms: soth, suith

n u m. (see GOI § 309 ). Occas. also soth (: loch, Metr. Dinds. iii 404.23 ). g s. suith, Fianaig. 4.3 . IGT Decl. § 72 .

(a) fruit, produce : etrud .i. etar-s.¤ .i. etar madin ┐ fescur. s.¤ .i. torad, O'Mulc. 470 . na sothe .i. ní dofhuisim terra `the products', Sg. 64a14 . as máthir a shotho feissin cach nóen chrann, 65a6 . cunar lans.¤ (gl. occidit in grandine uineas eorum) so that they gave not their full produce, Thes. i 5.14 (leg. cunarbu lánsuth, Thes. ii 415 ). is tre fhír flathemon cach s.¤ sóinmech, ZCP xi 83 § 29 . co ngeiltis a fhér ┐ a s.¤ co lár ┐ co lántalmuin, ZCP v 501.2 (= Thurn. Thurn. Zu Ir. Hss. i 42.13 ). co na fil . . . s.¤ no torad im-muir na hi tir, PH 4239 . s.¤ nglē (cheville), ML² 146 . s.¤ na talmhan, DDána 74.13 . teas i sín, s.¤ i bhfoghmhar, 99.19 . ? hi teclamar torsuth 'in which produce is gathered' The Kingship and Landscape of Tara 134 § 25 (MS.).

(b) offspring, issue, progeny . Of human beings: s.¤ .i. clann, H 2.15A, 182 marg. inf. soth .i. beiriotas, O'Cl. úair ná tarmaltad a s.¤ , LU 4281 . dar cend trín a sotha sláin `in return for a third part of all their progeny', Metr. Dinds. iv 20.19 . is de asbertha na Fothaig friu .i. fotha-suith iat, ar isí cétchlann ruc Fuinche iat do Macnia `a foundation of offspring', Fianaig. 4.3 = tri Fothaid .i. tri fosuith .i. sotha maithi iad . . . .i. fotha sotha iad, BB 254b42 . cétgeine cacha sotha ┐ primgene cacha cloinde `of every issue', Dinds. 85 ( RC xvi 35 ). cuingidh a rīgh raith | go sídh is go s.¤ | rīgan fhēta fhial `for peace and offspring', KMMisc. 276.1 .

Of animals: amal donemat eoin a suthu `as birds protect their young', Ml. 39c22 . érsná súthaib `after the offsprings' gl. depost fetantes, Thes. i 5.33 . ri rosfaillsig . . . | fo lígdath fri didnad s.¤ | fri crínad, fri hurugud (of herbs) for the comfort of creatures, SR 7283 . luidset in soth co sír-blad | cosin loch dia lán-dídnad, Metr. Dinds. iii 404.23 (of pigs). robatar treoit caerach co ndath oir for a n-[o]laind ┐ for a sutaibh lambs, BB 413a14 . intan aipgiges a sotha ina bruinn, CCath. 4143 . s.¤ a chruidh ní théid na theach, IGT Decl. ex. 1559 .

(c) milk (mostly in glossaries): uth .i. ōn tṡ.¤ .i. ōn loimm asberar, Corm. Y 1283 . `glinne' sut[h] co sir-buaine, glossed .i. lacht, Metr. Gl. 3.19 . s.¤ .i. lacht, O'Curry 1488 ( H 3.18, 663 ). nemeth bó .i. nem-s.¤ .i. s.¤ lacht. ar is ō lacht atā nemtenc[h]us do cethra, ut dicitur . . . rocar . . . slēbe in s.¤ , O'Mulc. 830 e . s.¤ .i. lacht, Lec. Gl. 164 . teora ba blechta .i. ba fir a mbeith co s.¤ , Laws i 64.18 Comm . (in gloss on: teora ferba fira, 1 ). bud terc s.¤ na loilghech, ZCP x 50.8 . Note also (or to súg?): batar . . . sochaide . . . i ngallruib examla . . . do'n t-shúth nime ticed do'n draic sin, PH 2491 . o shúth nemi na nathrach, 2509 .