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éigme n a cry, scream; crying out, screaming: gul ┐
scrécach ┐ éimhe RC xxviii 312.22 . oc gul ┐ oc eighmhe
(eidhmhe MS), Anecd. iii 8.18 . ag éimhghe do ghuth
65mhór, Acts viii 7 . do thionnsgain sé éighmhe, Mark x 47 .
bíd ag éighmhe go laothamhail = clamant quotidie TSh.
4388 . pl. éimhighdhe fada fíorthruagha, Macaomh an
Iolair 66.21 . éimhidhe 16.7 ; 22.12 (probably<éigmeda).
Cf. éigmed, and see éigem, éigmech.

5 éigmech n screaming, crying out: golfadach ┐ éigmech
LU 33a11 (= RC iv 252.8 ). gol ┐ egmech 33a45 . Aen.
529 . sloigh na cruinni...ic eighmigh in n-aenfecht, CCath.
5624 . fuil osa chind ag eigmig...in Morrigu MR 198.1 . oc
grechaig ┐ oc egmig fo [a] n-ingnib (of people being
10devoured by birds) LB 150a47 . ic eigmich fuind crying
out to us
(to their captors) YBL 152 b4 . co n-eighmigh
n-adhbail, Leb. Gab. i 158 n.2 . Of raising the alarm
(imm against): atasfobrat ic égmig impu LU 26a39 = RC
x 56.14 .

15 éigmed m. (vn. of éigmid) screaming: an gul gáibhth-
each gearanach ┐ an t-éigmheadh [téimhghedh MS]
ainbháil na mban, Ériu v 76.1 = B iv 1 97b . Cf. éigme.

éigmid v screams, cries out: do éighmheadar, Acts xxii
23 . éighmhid as na duibheacánaibh = clamant e profundis
20 TSh. 6433 . pret. s. 3 éighmhis 9905 .

eigre, oigre, eiger, eigir, oigir n(eidre, etc. also
common) heir, inheritor, successor, descendant (often
equivalent to mac). The earliest dateable ex. recorded is
eigher (:deiredh) in a 13th cent. poem 23 N 28, 35 (see
25below), but eigre (oigre), the commoner form, may be
older.
(a) eigre, oigre m.: oigri eghre IGT Decl. § 2 . eigri
an iarla the earl's heir ex. 98 = Ridgeway Essays
324.11 . FM v 1530.21 . TD 32.36 . eidhre Dé (i.e.
30Christ), Dán Dé ii 21 . tú ar nAthair...tú ar n-oidhre xxvii
13 . mac i n-ionadh an athar | dob oircheas... | a athair na
oighre dhó | ...as ḟachain iarghnó, GF, Ir. Monthly
1919, 625 . lúad m'eigre fom' inad, Met. Dinds. iii 62.
111 . a hairm 'na eigre dissi her place was heir to her
35(i.e. it carried on her name) 60.75 . oighre (eighre) Cuirc
(= descendant of Corc) GF, Ir. Monthly 1919, 284 . TD
9.51 . go mbia triur óigred oc fir husarachta .i. bésti ┐
nathracha ┐ cruma PH 7587 . díchor óigrechta ona hóigrib
dílsi 7784 . dá oighribh TD 32.70 . asé in mac thusmes is
40oigri air dia eis, Marco P. 67 . Keat. iii 2104 . ni fuil do
cloind agum acht aeiningen ┐ is i is oigri orum ZCP vi 52.
22 . Ériu v 198.639 . athair gan oighre, mathair gan
mhac, TSh. 1169 . nach fuighedh se a dhiol clemhnuis da
mbiadh oighre denta ar a shliochd ar tus, Rel. Celt. ii 158.
4522 . cibé...doní oighre don eaglais, TSh. 5152 . With
gen. or ar of what is inherited: a chealla...dfagbáil
'ga n-urradhaibh ┐ 'ga n-oighredhaibh iomcuibhde dia éis
BNnÉ 264.11 . cinnit aca oigre...do denomh do naomh-
Muire ar a n-uile innmhus, Fl.Earls 192.20 . Cf. an Rí as
50oighre ar na hainglibh, A. Ó Dálaigh i 10 . éisdid...rér
nduain d'inghin a n-oighre the daughter of their inheritor
(i.e. of him who has succeeded to headship over them)
GF., Ir. Monthly 1919, 225 .
an t-oíghre , Matt. xxi 38 . an t-óighre , Gal. iv 1 . pl.
55 oighrighe, Gal. iii 29 .
(b) eiger: fer cedmhaoite curadh | ni heccaointe a eigher,
23 N 28, 35 ; cf. Ir. Monthly 1921, 290 .
(c) eigir, oigir m.: in tráth sháiles duine mac díles do
beth aige, is de dogní oighir PH 7785 . mac airdríogh gan
60oighir air IGT, Decl. ex. 1043 . mo char id gheimhil...
fearr dhamh iná mh'eidhir ann, Dán Dé ix 2 . críoch gan
oighir gan iarmhua, O'Gr. Cat. 452 = Studies 1921, 420 .
rí Oiligh dob é a athair | sé 'na oighir d' Ultachaibh, Ir.
Monthly 1921, 202 = YBL 374a37 . gurb é is aonoighir d'
65Eirinn TD 8.18 . g s. ar úaigh oighir Eóin IGT, Decl. ex.
365 . i n-uaig eigir [sic leg.] Ealanáir of E.'s son O'Gr.
Cat. 381.10 .