tomaidm

Cite this: eDIL s.v. tomaidm or dil.ie/41361

Forms: tomaidb

n n, n. Also with lenited -m-: tomaidb, LU 3059.

(a) eruption, outpouring: t.¤ neisc, Leb. Gab. i 266.12 . tomadmann tuatha talmanna, SR 8045 . in cathair cen t.¤ tenn, 6693 . t.¤ mór uisci ... tre lar Glinni dā lacha, RC xviii 298.12 . Of fire: in retlu sin boi oc tómaidm forsin catrig, LB 152a38 .

(b) bursting forth of lake or river: tomhaidhm .i. loch, no abhann bhriseas as talmhain, O'Cl. cethri bliadna iar Trói gním gaeth | cu t.¤ Locha da chaech, LL 144a2 . secht loch-thomadmand i h-Erind i n-aimsir Partholain, 5a23 . Hence the name of a class of tales: tomadmond ┐ fisi ┐ serca ... .i. t.¤ Lacha hEchach, Anecd. ii 45.z .