Print Edition

A B C D1 D2 E F G H I L M N O P R S T U

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484


amairsech (amaires). In O. Ir. glosses amirissech, amairessach.
In later lang. also amrusach. As adj. o, ā (a) unbelieving
(in relig. sense): ceist amirissech inso gl. quomodo resurgunt
morti, Wb. 13c19 (if not g p. in substantival use, see below).
80 del chatach amirseach (of one who had refused to believe
a miracle), Ériu ii 122 § 61 . baramail amhairsech na Lumbardach,
ZCP xiii 180.29 . Iúdaide amairsecha, PH 2980 .
's gan í uime amhuirseach though she was not doubtful about
Him
, Dán Dé xx 38 .
85(b) doubting, mistrustful in general: senḟoccul sein . . . acht
corb dall bid amarsech (deception of Isaac), SR 2900 . nach
foláir dhó bheith umhal amhairseach air féin mistrustful of
himself
, TSh. 10875 . cia orthaibh as amhoirseach (the seven
virtues), DDána 55.11 . go raibh meisi amharusach ina
hionnamhail sin do cheisd, Acts xxv 20 . nir bh'aimhirsech
5Ulaid . . . co m-badh rompa budh raen doubted not that they
would be victorious
, MR 268.8 . Note also: rob a. ¤ faistine a
fellsum `the predictions . . . became doubtful', MR 240.23 .
Cf. amairsig earlama, BB 63b43 = amairsi erlabra unreliable
(?) (of women), Tec. Corm. § 16.53 .
10As subst. unbeliever, infidel: amhirissig gl. infidiles, Wb.
12d34 . hóre as namairessach fodúacair, 11b24 . nípu libsi
int órd so act la amiresschu, 9c17 . See under trem-.

amaisc, -e xsee amasc.

? amaithes: n do-berdís fir Eirenn amaithius dó ┐ anduthracht
15`bore malice and ill-will towards him', ZCP xviii 66.12 (Ed.
takes as neg. of maithes. But prob. leg. a maithius).

1 amal n(with unlen. -m-) o, m. fool, simpleton: a amail gan
faobhar fis, Ó Bruad. i 206.5 . a. ¤ gan chiall, iii 122.10 .
bíth nach fághaim fáidh ná a. ¤ , ii 242.7 . agalladh an amail,
20 iii 166.5 . ceannuightheoir ceoil is dóigh na n-a. ¤ `solace of
the simple
', i 142.20 . a. ¤ a fool, simpleton, P.O'C.

2 amal xsee amail.

amalán xsee 1 amlán.

? 1 amall: n roart lessom epert friusom intsamli dæ statim
25act cid a. ¤ is hed dodechuid de `though slowly this is what
has come of it
' (i.e. this is the result, though it may be slow),
Wb. 24c10 . See Celtica i 339 and cf. admall.

? 2 amall ind .i. tadhall, O'Cl.

amantrach adj o, ā (amantur): a ridiri uaisli amhantracha
30` adventurous ', ZCP vi 57.29 . is olc in lam tucadar na dee
dimaine (amanntracha, ar ndee amuntaracha v.l.) linn
capricious(?), Fier. 106 . ona treturachaib drochamun-
turacha ` unlucky ', 20 .

amantur n o (Engl. or Rom. loanword) (a) chance, accident:
35 docuaidh d'iarraidh amanntuir urcuir `adventure with the
spear
' (of a knight going to hunt), ZCP vi 293.13 . d'amuntur
mo buille, Fier. 53 . ni fetrais cá tic do bás acht a n-amman-
túr in tuitme `except that it befalls by chance', De Contemptu
1065 . is amhantur mor do da ttérnuigi an outside chance,
40 3 C 19, 22 ra32 . da tuca an drochamhantur air beith ar
meisce, Rosa Ang. 90.22 .
(b) In concrete sense what comes by chance, windfall,
booty: ceithre huinge deg ag Mac C. . . . ann eaghmais
amhantuir ┐ uinge d'or ag an mbaintiagarnain . . . ann
45eaghmais amantuir Tiarna `exclusive of royalties . . . exclusive
of the lord's rights
' (Macnamara's rental), Trans. RIA xv
(1828) 43.z (Antiquities). muna dteagmhadh amhantar dá
ngoireann an dlighe castrense dhóibh, TSh. 5124 . ní bhfhuar-
adar edail na amhantur and, ALC ii 496.31 . ni ar eirig
50ádh na amhantur dhoibh, 498.2 . sén ágha ┐ amhantuir, Top.
Poems² 1180 . dogebuir-si roinn edala ┐ amhanntair buaim-si
`booty', ZCP vi 32.17 . ar sén amhunntuir ┐ edala duid-si, 28.24 .

? amaoil: n le ha. ¤ no le droich airre, Flower Cat. 599.x .

amar- intens. prefix see abar-.

55 amar n? Orig n. Later m. See Vendr. Lex. (a) singing, song:
bindithir teta mendcrot i llamaibh suadh ica siorsenm guth
┐ a. ¤ in dara fir, TBC 5461 (St.). ba binnithir téta mendcrott
guth ┐ amor cach duine inna flaith, LL 2342 ( SG ii 485.49 ).
rocolatar ind fir ind a. ¤ (a n-amhor v.l.) ina nói, ZCP iii 244.8 .
60 bá hálaind . . . in t-énlorg ┐ in t-éna. ¤ bói leu, LU 10572 .
guth ┐ amhar cach duine, Cóir Anm. 247 . táilginn con-
taghfat imme / bud binne canfat amhar (: fharrad), SG
148.16 . aupsaib ilib ollmarib .i. imat a. ¤ na ésce a hollmurib
ilib na héicsi, Anecd. v 23 n.11 . eacmaing F. dia tofund
65toaidh Gold forsin a. ¤ ┐ consephaind Oséne mac F. dia
timchar, ZCP viii 105.10 . amhar .i. ceol, O'Cl.
(b) wailing, moaning: nīmthairle éc nā amor / nīmthair
mortlaid nā galar, Thes. ii 352.2 . eca a. ¤ .i. amran .i. ach
┐ uce ar is e sen a. ¤ ec[a], 20 . nimthairrle an galar / fili
70gusan a. ¤ , Laud 615 p. 113 (cited Meyer Contribb.). co
roíc cen anad / a a. ¤ enech `healed his trouble and his honour'
(of a druid healing a king's magic sickness), Met. Dinds.
iv 214.64 . dearmaideadh aoíbh ream amhar, O'R. Poems
2852 . ? Cheville: díthre mo thúath truagannar (truagh
75namar, t. na maradh v.l.), Ériu v 210.59 . Cf. a. ¤ ┐ amrath
ab admiratione , O'Mulc. 41 .
? Compd.: a hua airimbhrocsalaigh amarmicanaigh
aladliacanaigh, IT iii 98 § 160 .
Cf. amrath.

80 amarach adj o, ā (amar) melodious: Mag raighní . . . aibind a. ¤
uirrdhirc a ainm, IT iii 95 § 147 . Déirdre . . . amhurach
aobhdha, Keat. Poems 63 .

amárach xsee bárach.

amaras xsee amaires.

85 1 amarc n o, m. IGT Decl. § 11 . (a) act of looking at. With
obj. gen.: dobhí ag á n-amharc astech looking into the house
at them, IT ii2 139 n.2 . ar ndul d'amharc uamha an leómhain,
TD 16.37 . In proverbial expressions: seinm cruitte dara ha. ¤
playing a harp without being able to see it (of an uncertain
friendship), LL 18415 (but see Ériu xx 194 ). béim dar a. ¤ a blow
5from behind
, TFerbe 594 . Fig. d'amharc gach othrais . . . dá
mbí ar a anam, TSh. 1631 . Cf. is fíorghlaine do shúile na
chum uilc damharc, Hab. i 13 . Usually with prep. AR:
do fhech Maolmuire tairis d'a. ¤ ar in muinntir sin, L. Chl.
Suibhne 34.27 . ar namharc na dhiaigh ar an dorus, Rel.
10Celt. ii 190.18 . mar fuair Béacán amharc ar Dhiarmaid
`got sight of', Keat. iii 1074 . ré hamharc ar néallaibh nimhe
(method of divination), ii 5445 . i n-ēiric na n-amharc claon
máiliseach do bheiridis ar fearaibh neamh-phósda, ZCP iv
416.20 . d'éis m'amaraic ar Bhanba, Hackett viii 2 .
15(b) faculty of sight: díoth amhairc, Dán Dé xix 13 . dallta
focétoir co mbói cen a. ¤ , LB 146a20 . amharc . . . shúl, TSh.
7252 . atáim i n-easbhaidh amhoirc, DDána 6.1 . Fig.
aiseag amhairc a intinne, TSh. 204 .
(c) object of sight, view, prospect: a. ¤ súl is sáimhe `the most
20delightful prospect
', Hy Fiachr. 424.7 . amharc aiérach accat,
Studies 1920, 261 § 2 . Fig. amharc súl glainḟréimhe Gall
`object of the glances' (Edmund Burke), TD 18.31 .
(d) Various: rostenn cen nach n-a. ¤ `he harried them, in-
visible
', Met. Dinds. iv 74.87 (cheville ?). Críosd ara
25cubhaidh amharg regard, reverence(?), A. Ó Dálaigh i 7 .
a hamharc out of sight, TSh. 5223 . feadh amhairc ón mhúr
amach `when just in sight of the rampart', TD 8.9 . gan
coimhéadaidh uaibh d'amharc `keeping watch for thee', 19.12 .