aibit

Cite this: eDIL s.v. aibit or dil.ie/740

Forms: aibíd, aibhid

n f. aibíd, aibhid f., IGT Decl. § 13 (Lat. habitus). Perh. infl. by Fr. habit, see Vendr. Lex.

(a) habit, dress: aingel . . . ┐ a a.¤ mar in snechta, YBL 146b24 . idir chóta ┐ chaipín / idir aibíd is asán, TD 38.6 . Esp. of religious habit: iar ngabail abiti manaig imme, Ann. Conn. 1238.10 . an rí fírén . . . d'écc . . . i naibíd manaigh léth, FM iii 212.8 . a n-a.¤ san Fronses, Marco P. 1 . do chuadhas a n-ord ┐ do chlaechluigheas mh'édach a n-aibid, ITS xxix 110.9 . gairid ar mbúain resin mbeirt / gur smúain in aibhid d'imeirt, IGT Decl. ex. 625 . iar sgrios aibíde . . . na hurchóide dhíbh, TSh. 6950 . aibídedha crābaidh do chur iompa, SG 10.19 . ro gab a aibitt iarnaidi ┐ a culaid comruicc imbe (of armour), Grail 2771 .

(b) habit, custom: tvc drvim frisna haibidibh saogalla, Aisl. Tund. 118.4 . is coir aibit in chuirp do choimhead co friochnumhach, ITS xxix 138.27 . Med. is ó na complexib doníter aibídech[a] na corp = habitudines, O'Gr. Cat. 251.12 .