atmáil

Cite this: eDIL s.v. atmáil or dil.ie/4891

late vn. of ad-daim. IGT Verbs § 68 . act of confessing, admitting, acknowledging; confession, admission: ainm ṅDé d'atmail, PH 1042 . admháil Íosa, Dán Dé xx 14 . ni h-ed dleghar a atmail, IT i 123.22 . oc iarraid atmala a m-bíd ┐ a n-étaig . . . forru, LB 154a53 . fā ghrāsaibh . . . aithrighe ┐ admhāla na bpecadh, Parrth. Anma 4698 . a lochta d'admháil, Párl. na mB. 2762 . is díor an annsa d'admháil, O'Hara 3118 . nós einigh gach fhir d'admháil `to record each man's generosity', Magauran 2905 . bheith ag admháil na céirde nác fuil againn admitting to, Atlantis iv 202.32 . a croinn aosda d'admháil toraidh `B.'s old woods were fruitful', PBocht 10.26 . a admail curob . . ., ZCP vi 278.13 . ní raibhe admháil aca ar airdphrionnsa oile do bheith ar Éirinn, Keat. iii 11 . amaille le hadmhail ar chíos na bainriogna do dhiol `having received a promise that the Queen's rent should be paid', FM vi 2108.4 . ag iarraid admhála seeking admission (of a crime), Atlantis iv 186.7 . ag dēnomh na hadmhāla so confession, Fl. Earls 64.3 .