claime

Cite this: eDIL s.v. claime or dil.ie/9337

n , f. (clam)

(a) leprosy (see Ir. Hist. Stud. vi 186 - 8 : scabies : gareb .i. scapies (.i. c.¤) interpretatur , O'Mulc. 620 . im digbail do c.¤ dit, Vita Br. 25 . rosgab claimi, ro soi dath, SR 4641 . ara íc don c.¤ (of Naaman), LU 2670 . th'ícc don ch.¤ = lepra, Lat. Lives 72.7 . c.¤ a cind, IT iii 84 § 71 . loissi . . . na c.¤ , O'Dav. 1364 . ba lan do claimi ín cet[ḟ]echt rocuir imach hi. In fecht eli ba gleglan (of the hand of Moses), BB 239b39 . lubhra nó claimhe, Keat. ii 5025 . asé an claimhe ad-chonncais, Beatha S. F. 842 . Fig. claimhe na coire, TSh. 2570 .

(b) In vaguer sense, debility, infirmity : cotorchair cumha ┐ troige ┐ c.¤ mor fa[i]rsium, ZCP i 103.17 .

(c) Of cattle etc., mange : is iat na galair tecmaisacha mael-garb .i. in claimhe, O'Curry 657 ( H 3.18, 320 ). is iat na galair buna .i. . . . claimhe ┐ idhigh do ghabruibh, 1103 ( 447a ). don c.¤ .i. dein uinnimint di (a disease of horses), Celtica ii 42.130 .