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nóinín n m. a daisy: noinin, gl. ci[r]cea, Arch. i 332.63 . gl.
elistropinus, 336.18 ; consolida minor, 331.39 . nonín, Rosa
Ang. 212.27 ; 220.25 .

nóinínech adj o, ā. abounding in daisies: go ffaith[ch]i noininigh
sgothshemraigh, Fl. Earls 108 z .

5 noínnell (? noíndell) n championship, valour? naoinneall
gaiscedh, Met. Gl. Ff. 22. nainneal, nainnean .i. gaiscedh;
naoinneal `prowess, valour'; nainnealach `valiant', P. O'C.
naoineal ` prowess ', O'R. Cf. naiscseta n-ollach n-óenellach,
LU 10406 (ret.) = n-oindelloch, ZCP iii 257.17 . A variant
10form of 2 noínden or a false inference?

nóis adj. conspicuous, eminent: nóis .i. oirdheirc, O'Cl.; prob.
g s. of 2 nós, q.v.

noísech adj o, ā. distinguished, famous? common in early poetry,
almost always in rhyme with toísech. Érne noísech cen
15nemain, Met. Dinds. iii 464.53 . co hIngcél noísech néime,
116.95 (nóissi, noisig v.l.). do ṡil noissech nert-Gaidel, ZCP
xiii 163.4 = d'fine noiseach, Leb. Gab. i 220.8 . im trichait
noísig ṅDomnall, TFerbe 898 . na toisig fot smacht, cidat
noisig neirt, KMMisc. 268 y . don trichait niad noísech, LL
20 7a35 , cf. Leb. Gab. i 112 y . Ere, noisigh a hiatha, Leb. Gab.
i 112.2 (with gloss: feroinn oirrderca na hEirenn). a Rí . . .
gurab noisicch a nēimhe, 130.14 ; noísigh may represent a
variant form, cf. Met. Dinds. iii 116.95 v.l. above.
Compar. orat noisichu fri cath, SR 1145 (: toisechu).

25 nóisedach (? noís-) adj o, ā. meaning uncertain. ni rob nárach
nóisedhuch | ar míad nó ar mār-aiccmi, ZCP iv 238.8 (poem
by Dubthach moccu Lugair on duties of the `fili') = nói-
seadach, BR 236.29 ; perh. boastful = adulatory .

noísige n[iā, f.] distinction, fame? ar nirt ┐ noísigi ┐ niachus,
30 LL 234b10 ( TTr. 1299 ).

noísigid v g. makes known? distinguishes? pass. pret. s. in sciath
sin . . . ro nóesiged ainm dó la Ultu .i. in Bricriu Conaill
Chernaig to that shield a (distinctive) name was assigned (?),
BDD 98 = ro noíseghedh , BDD² 976. pl. no noisigthe leis
35na tri lae ria Samain . . . fri tomailt `were distinguished'
(? were proclaimed or appointed), Ériu iv 26 § 15. do noísigh
.i. do oirdhearcaidh, O'Cl.

nóit n.i. annóit (a church ?), O'Cl. See nód.

noitech xsee noithech.

40 noítech xsee noíchtech.

noiteoracht n ā,f. (Romance hybrid loan-word) the calling of a
notary: breitheamhnas, adhbhacoideacht, . . . noitéoracht
Mac Aingil 151.8 . Cf. notairecht.

nóithe io, iā. (part. of nóid) known, renowned: rout noithe
45`a celebrated road', RC xxvi 24 § 86 ; possibly g s. of 1 nóad
the road (method) of celebrating (i.e. composing a panegyric).

noithech (? noíthech) adj o, ā. The quality of the vowel-sound
seems to have varied; see the variant readings below and
cf. naoidheach .i. oirdhearc ` notable, excellent '; naoidheacht
50.i. oirdhearcas, P. O'C. ; naoitheachda .i. oirdheirc, O'Cl.,
evidently derived from this word. Conspicuous, distinguished,
renowned? (poetic word): nóitheach .i. oirdheirc, O'Cl. mac
Nesa noithech nitha, TFerbe 850 . mac noitech Nesa, Death-
tales 18 § 1 . nertlia nóethech (of a hero), ZCP iii 43 § 15
55 Bricriu noithech neimtheṅga notorious, ZCP viii 218 § 18.
do chlainn noithig Neptalim, SR 5140. (as subst.) dubartach
Séile, nóitech Aichi (of Ailill Molt), ZCP xiii 378.23 (Baile in
Scáil) = noicech, iii 463.21 . Of places and things: i Síd
noithech Nennta, Met. Dinds. ii 8.84 (næthech, naitheach
60 v.l.). nem noithech, SR 13. do gním tuir noithig Nemruaid,
2758 ; cf. co mesc tuir noithig Nebruaid, LL 130b36 ( Trip.
530.19 , naethig v.l.) = noighigh, 395a28 . atchíu a brat
ṅ[d]erg . . . noítech siric, BDD 100 f ( LU 7393 ) = nóthech
YBL, noethech, St. cret noíthech, LU 8596 ( FB 45 ). Freq.
65in chevilles: noithech ág, SR 5589 , cf. 1463 , 2291 , 5173 , 7943 .
noithech glé, Met. Dinds. ii 26.13 (: soithech). flaith nár Náis
noithech iarsma, TFrag. 222.8 = noithigh n-iarsma, FM ii
572.13 . compar. at noíthigi bar n-airrig, LL 229b25 ( TTr.
917 ).

70 noithid (? nóithid, noíthid) xvariant form of nóïd, q.v.

noll (nall) adj. great; noble? nall .i. mór no adbal ut est [nall]
amái, O'Mulc. 838. nald .i. mór no adbul; nall amae .i. is
mór in ní, H 3.18. p. 73 ( O'C. 116 ). nall (.i. uasal) suide saides
Condla, LU 10026 (Echtra Condla; other versions read nall,
75 náll, nalt, nald; Pokorny, ZCP xvii 198 , conjectures: n[ō]all-
suide = nuall-s. `ein kläglicher Sitz'). noll a maic, ní maith
a congairiu-siu `verily, my son', Fianaig. 26.13 (nall, nolt v.l.;
an leg. noll amai?). As subst.? Prosper . . . noll redlainne
rigdai, Fél.² July 29 , LB (with gl.: oll no móra na redlanda)
80= noll retlannach rigda, Laud. g s m. féil Beóáin maicc
Nessáin nuill `of great Nessan', Fél. Aug. 8 (noll, nold v.l.).
Acc. to Stokes, Arch. i 316 = oll `great' with prosthetic n.

1 nómad (noí) indec. ord. num. preceding subst., ninth . (a) as
adj. n s f. ind nomad the ninth (day of the moon), Bcr. 32c1 . in
85nomad grád, SR 781. in nómad, 5145 . mí Noimper .i. in
nomad mí, PH 276. cusin nómad uair, 2895 . isin nomad
bliadain déc nineteenth, 2571 . in nóbad tonn, Acall. 3777.
ón nomhadh callainn do December, FM i 488.5 . co nómad
nó, see 4 nó.
(b) as subst. a ninth part: nomad a indud ┐ a arbim ┐ a
5saill, Laws ii 390.18 . nomad a lamtoraid, 392.33 .
In Mod.Ir. the form naomhadh (naoimheadh), refashioned
from naoi < noí, is used: an náomhadh húair, Matth. xx. 5.
ansa naomhadh bliadhain, Jerem. xxxix 1. san naoidhiu-
ghadh airtegal, Luc. Fid. 52.21 (corrupt spelling).