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25 2 so, (su) prefix leniting the follg. initial. In hiatus usually
su-; in other positions so- and su- alternate without regard to
the quality of the vowel in the next syll., Thurn. Gramm.
§ 365 . In old compds. with follg. neutral consonance: sonairt
(nert), solus (lés), ib. § 166 . Later felt as an autonomous ele-
30ment of the compd. and adopts the quality of the vowel of
follg. syll., e.g. soibheart, Dánta Gr. 41.27 . soifer, Leb. Gab.
156 n. 4 . soicheneol, MR 96.6 . Occasionally spelt sogh-,
soth-: soghthengaid, O'C. 444 . soighidirdhealbhtha, Luc. Fid.
375.1 . sothbiadach, Laws i 42.4. Comm . sothchroidheach,
35 Donl. 62.24 . Used in composition with nouns, adjectives,
participles, verbals of necessity, and rarely with verbs. When
prefixed to nouns to form adjj. the resulting formations,
when from o- and ā- stems, generally assume i-inflexion:
suacubuir, Ml. 67c8 (accobor). sochenēuil, 101d12 (cenél).
40 sochoisc, Wb. 30b28 (cosc). (Note, however, sásad sognass,
Anecd. i 60 § 84 . a slesaib saerclann socineol, St. Ercuil 894 ).
The usage in the case of u- stems varies: bad sochrud, Wb.
6a30 . fer sochraid, SR 5751 . mad . . . socomais (socomas, v.l.),
ZCP xiv 369 § 30 (commus). On the model of compds. of o-
45and ā- stems compds. are freely formed in the later language
by prefixing so- to the gs. of any noun, the resulting forma-
tions being treated as attrib. genitives and left uninflected
(see Bergin, Ériu xii 229 ): ben . . . soacallma, Aisl. MC 97.3 .
lind . . . soóla, TBC 3025 . saerṡloinnti soicheneoil, MR 96.9 .
50Nouns formed by prefixing so to o- and ā- stems usually re-
tain the declension of the simplex. Note, however, soacallaim
(soacallma, soacallmacht, v.ll.) `affability', Tec. Corm. § 1.5 .
soāig (ág), Ériu i 118 § 8 .
Freq. used to form artificial compds. in etymological
55glosses: so-abb gl. sab, ACC 26 . so-acomol gl. socomul, Laws
ii 362.4 Comm . so-ána gl. sona, i 42.7 Comm . soth-cedach .i.
socothach .i. sothbiadach, 42.4 Comm . so-raidid gl. saeraid,
92.z Comm . Note also: fer . . . sofer a saerughudh, Auraic.
1797 .
60The follg. list is illustrative only. Words no longer felt as
compds. of so-, e.g. solus (so+lés), sonairt (so+nert), etc., are
given as separate articles.
(a) With nouns to form nouns in meaning good . . ., excellent
. . . (sometimes with merely intensive force, or for alliteration).
65With verbal nouns in certain constructions the force is adverb- ial ( well ). ¤ aicsinae comeliness : cia an ghein ba samalta ris
. . . ar shofhaicsina `in good looks', Leb. Gab. 98 n. 8 . ¤ acall-
aim affability, ease of address : s. (soacallma, soacallmacht,
v.ll.) cen mórdataid `affability without haughtiness', Tec. Corm.
70 § 1.5 . ¤ aice a good fosterage, upbringing : aurail coimperta i
soaici sochraiti is cor cach techta `das Anbefehlen von `Zeugung'
(Kindern) in eine wohlbefreundete (?) gute Erziehung ist ein
Vertrag nach aller Gebühr
', Stud. in E.Ir. Law 26.4 (= Laws ii
360.28 ). ¤ áig: nī soāig nā soairle coimērgi frit mac `it is not
75fair fight nor wise to rise up against thy own son
', Ériu i 118 § 8 .
¤ áilgis a good request, suit, claim : bes no soailgis, O'Dav.
1432 . ¤ aimser a prosperous time: nō go tāinic s. ann (as
oppd. to a period of famine), ML² 112 . go rug sí ar an soaimsir
`so that she survived to the period of prosperity', TD 15.34 .
80 ¤ airlabra eloquence : .uii. so-urlabra súadh in gach tengaidh
díb, RC xxiv 381.11 . ¤ airlabraid an eloquent man, an orator :
Sencha mac Ailella . . . soirlabraid (saerlabhraidh, erlabraid
v.ll.) Ulad, TBC 5233 . ¤ airle good counsel : fri sorecht, fri s.,
Laws iii 22.9 . ¤ airm a noble place : túargaib tar cach s.
85sair | tomaidm locha Léin lindmair, Met. Dinds. iii 262.43 .
¤ aithesc a favourable reply : adfet nach fuair Antenor s.
uaidibh, BB 423a32 . ¤ altar good fosterage : s., mialtar, . . .
ro-altar, Laws i 168.1 . ¤ balad good smell, fragrance : bolta-
nugud ┐ s., Laud 610, fo. 25b (Plummer MS. notes). ¤ ball
a healthy limb : ac Diancécht na s. slán, Met. Dinds. iii 438.3 .
5 ¤ bard: memur fri cach s. sen, Auraic. 1996 . ¤ ben: tosach
sodcha s. the beginning of fortune is a good wife, Anecd. iii
16.20 . ¤ bert a good action, a noble deed : le brath soibheart
cuaine Cuinn, Dánta Gr. 41.27 . táinic leo a los a soibheart |
cosnam clú do . . ., Misc. Celt. Soc. 370.26 . ¤ bérla: is Sencha
10. . . ar síd ┐ ar ṡo-berla he is a Sencha for peace and good speech,
CRR 27 . ¤ bérlaid a good or skilful speaker : Sencha . . . s.
fher in talman ┐ fer sídaigthi slúaig Ulad, MU² 757 . Sencha
s., LU 10285 . ¤ bérlaige pleasantness of speech : do solabarthai
┐ do soberlaigi, YBL 86a53 . ¤ blad good fame : cona slóg co
15s. sain, Met. Dinds. iii 268.27 . ¤ brón cheerfulness : ge dha
bhi subha ┐ sobron ┐ somenma ar Ulltaibh desin, ZCP viii
539.19 . ¤ brostugud the act of stirring up effectively : flesc
arggit . . . i lláim ind arad ic s. na hechraide, LL 189b39 .
¤ charthainne: do bí síth ┐ sáime ┐ s. rena linn `amity and
20peace and quiet
', Caithr. Thoirdh. 2.22 . ¤ charthannaige
charity : do bfollus búidhe ┐ socharthanaighe in epscop
naemhtha Déclan, ITS xvi 34.7 . ¤ chéimm joyful step :
mithigh soicheim go síol gCárthaigh, Ó Bruad. iii 200.1 . ¤
chinded good determination or settlement?: cach socindiud dib
25sin d'eachaib ┐ srianaib (gloss on saescuir), Laws iii 22.31
Comm . ¤ chlann: dobert doib la sidhe (leg. sídh, Ed.) is
sochlainn righe Raithlinn `with peace and goodly children',
Lism. L. 2143 . ¤ chocad easy or successful warfare : ferr sīdh
s., Anecd. iii 19.5 . ¤ chomairle good counsel : ar fogebadh
30slainti ┐ sochomairle tria senmam (leg. senmaim) a buinne
degabail, D iv 2, 53va29 . ¤ chomét: sochomet .i. daghco-
metas seanchas ┐ a cuimniud, O'C. 2022 ( H. 4.22, p. 49 ).
¤ chonách good success, good fortune : mét soinmigi ┐ so-
conaigh Poimp, CCath. 5023 . ¤ choisce docility : tréde immi-
35foilnge gáis do baeth, ecna, fosta, s., Triads 194 . treidhe glanus
cride duine .i. sochoisci ┐ miscais in cendtair ┐ serc ind alltair,
O'D. 992 ( H. 3.17, col. 855 ). ¤ choiscithe: re bhreith-cheirt
a breitheamhan, re s. a soithchern `regularity', MR 102.16 .
¤ chostud: a sobés a s. `her good custom, her good manners'
40(of Ireland), Ériu iv 148.3 . ¤ chumtach: neoch mar imḟuaíg
snathat d'ór iarna írbrunniud, no d'argut arna ṡ., LL 189a50 .
¤ dáil: in buidi, in derg, derb dána | nisgaib fergg fri sodála
(of the winds), SR 60 . D. fri gach sodhail soin `D. born to
every happiness
', Mart. Don. 290.23 . ¤ dám a good or proper
45 retinue : caite ceathar sodam gacha gráidh? O'D. 981 ( H. 3.17,
col. 779 ). ¤ damna good material : dotrua comarda uaim | bid
sodamna (bidsodomna, MS.) frit banbúaid, SR 6118 . cach
sodomna ríg, LL 147a46 . ¤ dath: go s. firinne, O'C. 2599
( Eg. 88, fo. 51a ). ¤ deibech successful strife : itir sith is tṡo-
50deibech, Irish Texts i 61 § 51 . ¤ delb: trí héitich docelat
cáin . . . s. cen tothucht `three ugly things that hide fairness . . .
a fine person without substance
', Triads 85 . a sos, a s., a sulbairi
(of Ireland) Ériu iv 146.10 . As npr. eiter G. ┐ Sodeilb ingein
Chormaic, ZCP xii 375.16 . g s. Sodelbi, ib. 1 . Sodealb is Cum-
55main, Irish Texts iii 67 § 174 . ¤ dindgna a strong fortress :
Temair . . . forsmbít sosta sodindgna, Met. Dinds. i 10.66 .
¤ duine inhabitant of a sid : conbuiretar i caomthach na s.,
ZCP viii 104.19 . ¤ fhégad act of seeing well, of observing care-
fully : dena ar s. riasiu dogné feirg rind, RC xxvi 17 n. 3 .
60 ¤ fheithem great attention : ba hadbar galair disi an soi-
feithemh do roinne ar Lugaidh ┐ é gan édach, Leb. Gab. 272
n. 5 . ¤ fhíadu a good witness : co sorathaib ┐ sofiadnaib,
O'D. 820 ( H. 3.17, 586 ). ¤ fhilltiugud act of making flexible :
do sofilltiugud a adbair, CCath. 5218 . ¤ fhis see sous.
65 ¤ fhostad act of holding well, firmly : each . . . cona srian . . .
ima ceand da sofosdad do reir cora, Laws v 62.22 Comm .
¤ fhrecra: múchadh feirge soifhreagra `a soft answer turneth
away wrath
', Ir. Prov. 84 . ¤ gaes great wisdom : im sogáes
mac Sen-Garmna, Met. Dinds. iii 244.36 . maith treoir a so-
70ghaoise so, Content. xxv 12 . ¤ gairm act of praising; a
pleasant name: eól dam fri s. snaitte | comainm Crúachna
comnairte `known to me by smooth-spoken eulogy', Met. Dinds.
iii 348.17 . s. sóer sléibe sen-Míss, 240.20 . ¤ gein: soighein
bha ré san ríoghacht a noble person, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 257.160 .
75Of animals: sogein .i. daggin .i. bo maith, ut est cona seasga
sogin sét, O'Dav. 1441 . ¤ gemm: Saran s. .i. gemm maith,
Gorm. Sept. 21 . Cf. soigheam .i. geam maith .i. cloch uasal
mhaith, O'Cl. ? ¤ gen(n)acht pride, spiritedness : do hotlacht
┐ do hoghenacht su, ZCP viii 549.16 . ¤ gnás good man-
80ners, custom, usage : trí seithir sotcaid: sognas, sochell, súarcus,
Triads 210 . trí seithir sognáise: feidle, soithnges, cuinnmíne,
208 . móithfe sognáiss cach síde `he will delight the company of
every fairy knoll
', Im. Brain 52 . ¤ gním: sógnim maithiusa
virtuous act, LB 156a13 . bheith seadhmhar ré saothrughadh
85na subháilceadh ┐ na soighníomh, TSh. 1811 . toirmeascc do
chor ar shoighniomhaibh muinntire an bharúin . . . isin
ffearonn sin `to prevent the Baron's people from working on
those lands
', FM vi 2040.z . ¤ gnímrad good works, virtuous
acts : suidfither gach aon duine . . . ar miadh ┐ ar dligedh ┐ ar
a sognim[r]adh, RC xxviii 322.11 . ¤ goídelg (lit. good Irish)
5 eloquence : áilgine, saidbres, sogóidelg (among the require-
ments of a noblewoman), Tec. Corm. § 54.20 . ¤ grád great
love : Secundin co s. very affectionate S., Gorm. Feb. 21 . rob
tuar soghráidh a silleadh, Studies 1921, 74 § 6 . good degree or
rank : fri srethblaid ┐ s., LL 146a9 . ¤ imól good drinking-
10round : Fig. maidith . . . in sluag forna doirsi[u] co-rralsat
soïmōl for lár ind liss, Sc.M² 18 . ¤ insce, inscne good speech,
eloquence : cach soinnsce solam, Cóic Con. Fug. 22.16 . a sen-
chas, a soinscni (of Ireland), Ériu iv 162.7 . ¤ istad good
habitation : oga ndecsain dar a soistud, Laws iv 176.z Comm .
15 ¤ labairt good speech, eloquence : da mbeitís secht tengtha im
cind ┐ secht solabarta súadh cecha tengad dib, Acall. 7551 .
¤ labarthae eloquence : do solabarthai ┐ do soberlaigi, YBL
86a53 . ¤ labarthaige: da ṡolabartaigi da labradaís `however
eloquently they might speak
', RC xxiv 383.8 . ¤ laech a good
20 warrior : ba buaid solaích, LL 32 marg. inf. ¤ lorg a brave troop :
robái Echaid . . . | for srethaib saidbre a ṡoluirg, Met. Dinds.
iii 352.66 . ¤ maise beauty : rogabastar int ara . . . a chathbar
. . . ba somassi dosom sin, TBC² 1878 . re somaisi na mergedh ┐
na minn rigda, CCath. 4987 . somhaise ┐ sláinte a chuirp, TSh.
25 7963 . ¤ marbthacht mortality : ag bioth-chuimhniughadh an
bháis ┐ shomharbhthachta an duine, TSh. 135 . ¤ méin a good
disposition : Suuithun co soimein, Gorm. July 2 . ¤ menma:
rodhúisigh fó somhenmain `he awoke refreshed', Ériu iii 158
§ 10 . dorad seitrichi ┐ somenmain don tshlogh . . ., Aen. 2088 .
30 an trath leicces a leabra | do cach as cúis tsoimenma, Irish
Texts ii 52.18 . ¤ míad great honour, respect, glory : gairmeb-
tair . . . co s. . . . na naím, LU 2460 . dligid athair s., ZCP vi
261.23 . ni ḟuair do ṡomíadh acht cuirp Ua Cendselaig (of the
results of a battle), RC xviii 268.4 . Nodlaig do bhádhas ag
35Brían | gum shochar is gum shoimhíadh, IGT Decl. ex. 1649 .
¤ mind a goodly diadem; Senan s., Gorm. Sept. 30 . ¤ oígi-
decht good entertainment, hospitality : rodfia suaighidheacht
aidchi sunn anocht, RC xv 206.1 . ¤ ráith good surety : arach
for soraith nad elai .i. for dagraith, Laws i 118.6 , 21 Comm .
40 fal fir fosaither dagnadmann co sorathaib, O'D. 820 ( H. 3.17,
p. 586 ). ¤ recht good law : fri s., fri soairle, Laws iii 22.9 .
¤ réidiugad act of smoothing out, making easy : rogab for guidi
an Choimded ina croisfigill ma soreidachadh dó, D iv 2, 57va34 .
¤ shén good or lucky sign : cia s. ┐ solud búi for in ló i mbátar,
45 TBC 1072 . ¤ shíd good peace (?): cen sosid fri toirsi atraig |
tarmairt Dauid a haidid, SR 6443 . ¤ shín fine weather : co
haimsir tsamraid ┐ sosini, CCath. 1361 . ¤ shlúag a good or
brave host : d'fhir imdích s. sadha, Auraic. 5333 . ¤ spirut:
amal a s. gl. a Domini Spiritu, Wb. 15b7 . ¤ thecosc good
50 instruction : ferrdi sluag sothecusc, MR 158.13 . ¤ thengthaid
a good speaker, an advocate : airecht fodesin . . . suitengtaidh
nodofethaigthear, ZCP xii 360.11 . ¤ thinmige sharpness :
geraither cloidem senta sothinmiche cach serra, TBC 5602 .
(b) With nouns to form adjectives (on inflexion see above).
55Here, with nouns other than verbal nouns, the force of so- is
as in (a) ( ¤ chenéil lit. of, having a good family). With verbal
nouns and other nouns implying action the meaning good, fit
for, worth is often present ( ¤ óil good to drink), but most freq.
so- here conveys the idea of ease, facility, possibility , etc.
60 ¤ accallma affable, sociable : atcondarc and in suid sulbair
s., LL 116a33 . ¤ aithne easily known, intelligible, recognizable :
adeir Aristotul nach s. an íle ach do leith na hanalogia, O'Gr.
Cat. 254.18 . ¤ aitrib easily inhabited : in dara crich s., Ir.
Astr. Tr. 138.24 . ¤ béoil: Sencha sobeóil eloquent, LL 123b5 .
65 re foiléim t'eich ṡing ṡoibhéil sensitive, Aithd. D. 15.15 .
¤ blegoin in good milk (of a cow): soilbech .i. s., O'Dav. 1439 .
¤ búair rich in cattle : Araba saidbir s., D iv 2, 53vb16 .
¤ chaithme: ubhla s. sirmhillsi, BNnÉ 239 § 170 . ní sgéal
sochaithmhe sin `imperishable story', PBocht 23.39 . géag úr
70nach so-chaithmhe sibh `fresh ever-green branch' (of the
Blessed Virgin), A. Ó Dálaigh xxvi 10 . ¤ charthana worthy
of love, lovable : gradhaigis in rí Mochuda oir bá s. hé, BNnÉ
292 § 8 . ¤ chlainn well-born?: ba soalt sochlaind ní súail,
Met. Dinds. ii 28.43 . ¤ choisc docile, easily instructed or
75 governed : s. gl. docebilem, patientem, Wb. 30b28 . s. cach so-
thengtha[id] `every well-spoken person is tractable', Triads 251 .
acht bidis soc[h]oisce, ZCP iii 451.28 . As subst. sái cech s.
`every docile person is sage', Tec. Corm. § 15.36 . ¤ chomais
capable, effective : im-dich cach corp a meamra ma[d] socorp
80. . . sofoltach s. (socumas, v.l.) `mit richtiger Macht', ZCP xiv
369 § 30 (= Laws ii 278.20 ). ¤ chomráid conversable, sociable :
roba s. Iubdán, SG 239.1 . ¤ chonáich prosperous, successful :
ua saidbir sochonaig d'erraib ┐ d'armaib . . . int olen sin,
TTebe 1927 . fear síothchanta sochonaigh `a peaceable affluent
85man
', FM iv 858.4 . ¤ chorp of good body: mad s. sognimuch,
ZCP xiv 369 § 30 . ag loige . . . slan s., Laws ii 246.1 . ¤ chu-
handsome : más masla bheith sorcha sochumaidh, Ó
Bruad. iii 218 § 6 . ¤ chumainn lovable : mor ngiolla saor
sochomainn | dom lucht chumainn, TD 36.1 . soercland suairc
. . . sochomaind, Cog. 178.13 . — dath finely coloured : la slúag
5slán sóer s., Fél. Aug. 10 . ¤ dedla: foghnamh . . . ris nach
soidheaghla which is difficult to relinquish, Studies 1932, 140
§ 1 . ¤ delba comely, handsome : a bhall sliombog soidhealbha,
TD 21.6 . ¤ déinme: laoich ren soidhéinmhe síodh ban
`warriors with whom women readily make peace', TD 9.30 .
10 laoich na ngreagh soidhéinmhe seang `warriors with sleek
shapely steeds
', 2.25 . ¤ deraid: gnúis chorcra ón soidhearaidh
síodh `ruddy cheek by whom peace is readily rejected', TD 13.46 .
¤ derc visible: compar. airm bes . . . soderci . . . nó bes
forréil ann, O'Dav. 1276 . ¤ dígail easily avenged (?): lathris
15solchend sodigail soisilgeneth (rhetoric), ZCP viii 307.4 .
¤ díla easily satisfied, requited : soidhíola do Mhac, a Mhuire,
Dán Dé x 26 . ¤ dula: ro líon an mhuir isin ffersait tarsa
ttangattar . . . co nár bhó sodhula tairsi idir so that one could
not traverse it
, FM v 1614.22 . an sruth do bhí sodhola dá
20shluagaib, SG 10.2 . ¤ eólais easy to know or follow : glacfaid
an slighidh shaobh shoieóluis ┐ casán claon na colla, Mac
Aingil 403.5 . ¤ fhaicse easily seen, visible : don eagluis sho-
fhaigse, Luc. Fid. 268.z . ¤ fhaicsina, ¤ fhaircsina visible:
an Papa a cenn sofhaicsiona ar talmhuin (of the Church),
25 Parrth. Anma 98.1 . gér bhó soilléir sofhairccsiona luisne ┐
lasracha an bhaile, FM vi 1956.17 . ¤ fhéchain easy to see : co
mba sofechain do Nestoir inni sin, BB 434a38 . ¤ fhorcetail
of good teaching : in morbriughaidh sona sofhoircetuil (of St.
Senán), Lism. L. 2469 . ¤ fhulaing: cēin bói int aingel forsin
30cloich ba rothē dó, intan téged for imaire ūad bā s. do tolerable,
Aisl. MC 31.15 . ba brigh bhecc (sofuluing, sofulaincc, v.ll.) le
muintir Césair sin, CCath. 1875 . suilig .i. sofulaing, O'C. 1298
( H. 3.18, 539a ). ráod sofuluing susceptible (of milk), Rosa Ang.
112.9 . ¤ gabála: ó a mbeith an teanga saidhbhir so-ghabhála
35ar na neithibh maithi atá sna teangthaibh eile, Desid. 32 (see
Gloss.). o thicc ailghes an choblighe ni soghabala fris `it is not
easy to hold out against it
', Leb. Gab. 30.8 . ¤ garma ready at
call, easy of access : ní maor so nach sagharma, A. Ó Dálaigh
xxxi 1 . ¤ geis having good `gessa' (?): rop sogeis [in flaith],
40 Tec. Corm. § 6.3 . ¤ gnáis, ¤ gnás well-bred, sociable : rop
sognais [in flaith], Tec. Corm. § 6.17 . for a slóg sochraid so-
gnáis (: mbáis) `among the seemly orderly host', Met. Dinds. iii
452.42 . See sognas. ¤ gráda of good degree or rank : niba
ceim soer sograda | tecait druing duba demna, SR 8283 . ¤
45gráid lovely : manbad ruirig nimi nair | conic cach suilig s.
noble, SR 4182 . an thaobh s. slis-gheal slim, Studies 1928, 676
§ 19 . ¤ gráid of good degree or rank : for topur s. Segsa `upon
the honoured well of S.
', Met. Dinds. iii 288.35 . ¤ guide atten-
tive to prayer : soghuidhe an rí tres an ríoghain, DDána 30.27 .
50 ¤ id easily yoked, submissive : feil inghen séim soid (disyll.),
Gorm. Oct. 26 . ¤ imberta easily wielded: compar. bendachais
P. na íarnda comdar soimmbertu . . . de, Trip.² 2594 . ¤ im-
póid easily changed or turned : losa grennuidhes in fual ┐ in
tallus, curob soimpoigh a linn ruadh e, Rosa Ang. 88.11 .
55 ¤ imrim, ¤ imrime: cach rudh so-imrim penetrable, O'C. 734
( H. 3.18, p. 351 ). ech . . . soimrime manageable, O'C. 1864
( 23 P 3, 20a ). ¤ imthechta easily traversable : claonus an
choill do gach leith go ndearnadh bealach socar s. thrithe,
BNnÉ 159.9 . ¤ lámachtaige palpable : dorogart in draí
60demnu co tuc dorchai sholamachtaige darsin mag, Thr. Hom.
26.7 . ¤ lámaig dexterous : tucc sidhe sanntach solamhaigh
dia shaighidh, FM vi 2114.22 . ¤ leptha: fir lén clúmh cuilte
sneachta | gasradh ṡuirgheach ṡoileaptha `amorous ardent
youths
', TD 21.7 . fa neamh do bhrú a bhanaltra | do budh tú
65a theagh soileabhtha `thou wert His (Christ's) comfortable
dwelling
', PBocht 19.14 . (?) ¤ lomraid good shearing, yielding
much wool : cairaich . . . sochraid solomra[i]d, O'C. 251 ( H. 3.18,
145b ). ¤ marthain abiding, permanent : an seanoir s., Skene,
Chronicles of the Picts and Scots 101.8 . ¤ mesc, ¤ mesca
70 intoxicating : ra dáled lind soóla socháin somesc fair, TBC 3025 .
midh . . . somesca, Acall. 4961 . leanna somesca, Lism. L.
xxxvii 31 . ¤ naisc well bound : coir n-athcomairc do-eclannar
im cach solam s., Cóic Con. Fug. 22 § 18 . ¤ óil, ¤ óla good
to drink : do choirm ṡomlasda ṡo-óil, DDána 85.37 . ra dáled
75lind soóla . . . fair, TBC 3025 . fleadha somhilsi soóla, Maguires
of F. 35 . ¤ pháirte: luit báis Dé nach dochaointe | ón pháis
is sé s. `twas His Passion that made Him so easy to love (?)',
PBocht 19.3 . ¤ radairc fair to see : fona minnaib sliptha so-
radhaircc, ZCP i 366.3 . ¤ ronna kindly, affable : go mbí
80sochroidheach s. ris gach n-aon, TSh. 8085 . ¤ shnadma
easily bound: fir ris nach soshnadhma síoth, DDána 106.18 .
¤ thacmaing, ¤ thacmaig enveloping : inar sroill sothach-
maing, Acall. 5808 v.l. gabsaid rigi siar co sir | na caim fa
sothacmaig saer, Lec. 204ra25 (= cia sochomtaic, BB 45a1 ).
85 ¤ thecoisc, ¤ thecuisc docile, teachable : bidh sotheguiscc
amailled re comairled duine oile, Ériu v 134 § 79 . atá sí glan
. . . sotheaguisg, James iii 17 . ¤ thaíb fair-sided: do frithóil
sgor seang sothaíbh, IGT Verbs ex. 610 . ¤ thinchoisc amen-
able to instruction
. As subst.: is súi cech sothinchoisc slán,
Ériu ix 48 § 23 . ¤ thuicse intelligible: compar. mínigh dhamh
5ni as sothuigsi, Desid. 3138 . ¤ thuicsena intelligible : atá aní
ann féin sothuigseana, TSh. 2900 . ¤ thuitme: ata sé s. urusa
chum cach uilc = proclivis, ITS xxix 150.35 . ¤ urfhuigill
easily persuaded, gullible : is s. hi docum a h-aimlesa, de
Contemptu 673 .
10(c) With adjectives to form adjectives. In a few cases only
( ¤ bocc, ¤ breg, ¤ chaín, ¤ lethan, ¤ thig, ¤ thoirsech,
¤ ullam) merely intensive. Freq. in adjectives derived from
nouns, a formation based on (a) above. Also in compds. where
the second element has the form of a participle or verbal of
15necessity. Here so- has the same meanings as with verbal
nouns in (b) above, and possibly this formation, which is on
the whole late, may have originated in cases where the parti-
ciple had the same form as the gs. of the verbal noun. ¤ ac(c)-
allmach fair-spoken, affable : rop soacallmach [in flaith], Tec.
20Corm. § 6.7 . ¤ accobrach: ūair ba sánntach s. mbánbíd in
scolaige, Aisl. MC 9.15 . rop s. [in flaith] `let him have good
desires
', Tec. Corm. § 6.6 . ¤ accobraiti desirable : ni ba so-
accobraite on `she will not be desirable then', Ériu v 209.25 .
¤ acmaingech of good means, affluent, liberal: ba soacmuing-
25ech tuarusduil . . . doib, ALC i 276.4 . ¤ áirmide easily
reckoned : do marb ní nach soairmidhi díbh, Fier. 233 . ¤ air-
mitnech very honorable : bá sruith s. in saerphopul, Alex. 460 .
¤ aithenta: i do bheith soghaitheanta (of the church), Luc.
Fid. 375.1 . ¤ aitrebtha habitable : dona . . . crichaib soait-
30rebta, Ir. Astr. Tr. 6.1 . ¤ aitribthide habitable: suaitribthidi
gl. habitabiles, Ml. 126a12 . ¤ astaide see saitside. ¤ be-
thuigthe well nourished, well fed. Adv. do chaithiodar . . . a
n-aimsior . . . go subach somheanmnach soibheathuighthe,
PCT 100 . ¤ básaigthe subject to death, mortal : créutúir réu-
35sunta sobhasaighthe (of man), Parrth. Anma 68.2 . ¤ beirthe
easily brought : dá lár is soibheirthe sionn, DDána 45.3 .
¤ bésach having good manners or morals : imdich cach corp a
meamra ma[d] socorp sognimuch sobesuch `wenn er in gutem
Zustand ist inbetreff . . . der Sitten
', ZCP xiv 369 § 30 (= Laws
40 ii 278.20 ). a sleasaibh segaindi soibesacha saerclannta, Aen.
2824 . ¤ bocc pliant, accommodating, gentle : sē sām[fh]ind s.,
Aisl. MC 87.8 . ¤ bogtha easily moved : dochum nach bhíadh
éunduine . . . sobhogtha 'sna buaidhearthuibh se, 1 Thess.
iii 3 . ¤ breg very fine: a crichaibh seghmura sobreagha Saxan,
45 ZCP vi 68.30 . ¤ brígach very strong, mighty : ba sobrioghach
nertmar Fergus don gniomh sin, Leb. Geb. 108 n. 5 . ¤ briste
brittle: soibhriste snáth ar saoghail, Dánta Gr. 16.60 . ¤ brón-
ach cheerful, glad : nirdar subaig . . . sobbronaig . . . rapsat
dubaig dobbrónaig, TBC 3242 . gur'bhat subaigh sobrónaigh
50uili iat, Acall. 2303 . Adv. ro chaithedur ind adhaig sin co
subach s., 2457 . ¤ brostuigthe easily stirred up or provoked :
ní sobhrosduigh[th]e é chum feirge, 1 Cor. xiii 5 . ¤ buidech
very grateful : atá siad . . . sobhuidheacha grádhach (of a
people), Corp. Astron. 84.11 . ¤ búalta easily struck : do land
55is sí s. | cam dhí doba dodhénta, IGT Decl. ex. 1282 . ¤ chaín
very good, excellent, choice : lind soóla sochain somesc, TBC
3025 . coma s. ri sillad, TTebe 3742 . ¤ chairdech very friendly :
aurail coimperta i soaici sochraiti glossed .i. aurail . . . clainde
a ndagaice be[s] s. sochur doibh, Laws ii 362.2 Comm . (= a
60clann co deghaite deghcairdech, O'Dav. 137 ). ¤ charthanach
lovable, amiable, friendly, kind : is suairc s. he ┐ is urusa serc
do thabairt do, BB 456a42 . Of inanimate objects: muigi . . .
in tíre solusta, suaichnid, sochartanaig `famous, lovable' (of
Tír Tairngiri), Lism. L. 3856 . gurbo . . . seimidhe s. in fairrgi,
65 CF 55 . compar. níis socarthanaigh[i] gl. amabilior, Ir. Gl.
1125 . ¤ charthe easily loved, attractive : is e . . . suairc s.,
Mackinnon Cat. 199.18 . ¤ chétfadach: ar is soc[h]etfadach
cech duil i lleth fria duilem for every separate creature is very
sensible of its Creator
, Todd Nenn. 51.4 . ¤ chlaechlaigthe,
70 ¤ chlaechlaithe easily changed : atā corp in duine ēgsamail
sochlaechluigthi, RSláinte 77 . [cúig] féilti soclaecloithi `five
moveable feasts
', O'Gr. Cat. 309.9 . (?) ¤ chlaíte: oibrighidh
mar leigius fuar oir ata brigh ṡochlaoite innti, 23 K 42, 436.18 .
¤ choimhlíonta easily fulfilled : go bhfuilid a aitheanta-som
75. . . s. maillé re na ghrásaibh, Donl. 52.9 . ¤ chomairlech
giving good counsel (susceptible of advice?): fer mórmenmnach
. . . sídhamail s. é, CCath. 328 . ¤ chorach capable of making
a valid contract : s. cach saer `every saer-person may make
a contract
', Laws iii 8.14 . ¤ chortha easily fatigued : dá dtig
80an reathaidhe do bheith aillseach s., TSh. 10727 . ¤ chreit-
mech credulous, believing : adeir go mbíd Éireannaigh chomh
soichreidmheach sin ionnus cibé nídh adéaradh a n-uach-
tarán . . . go measaid a bheith 'na fhírinne, Keat. i 62.12 . ¤
chreitte easily believed : conadh esdibh-sin uile as soichrete
85iliomad eōlach Ēreann, Celtica i 93.183 . ¤ chridech good-
hearted, kind : mar do díochuir Conaire ár gcáirdeas le bri-
athraibh sochraoidheacha `good-natured conversation', ML
118.12 . go mbí sochroidheach soronna ris gach n-aon =
caritas . . . benigna est, TSh. 8082 . Adv. taisbén dúinn, a
thigherna, go sochroidhech do thrócaire, Parrth. Anma 304.1 .
5 ¤ chumscaigthech mobile, agile : ind uili nanmand mbeothach
┐ socumscaightheach, BB 15b26 . ¤ delbach well shaped,
beautiful : ri sochraidh sodhelbach, Aisl. Tund. 137.21 . cleirech
seghdha soidhealbach, KMMisc. 317.22 . As subst.: déana
eidirdhealughadh . . . idir an soidhealbhach ┐ an doidhealbhach
10= discerne . . . pulcrum a deformi, TSh. 7734 . ¤ delbda
shapely, comely : ocon buidin ṡ. ṡaerchenélaig sin, ZCP xi 62.4 .
As subst.: an tsoidhealbhdha ág áluinn, DDána 112.7 .
¤ dénta easily done, practicable : ata soidhéanta ag Dia, BNnÉ
12 n. 11 . go ndeuna taithíghe líonmhar an deighghníomha sa
15soilléir soidheunta é, Donl. 472.1 . ¤ derctha easily seen : co . . .
narbo soidercctai oenball dia curp, CCath. 4699 . ¤ dergtha:
gnúis shoidheargtha ag an óigh aingligh `the blushing face of
the angelic maiden
' (of Mary), PBocht 4.25 . ¤ dílegtha easily
digested : co ndliginn oileamain na sean-daineadh beith s.,
20 RSláinte 845 . ¤ diubraicthe easily thrown, suitable for hurl-
ing : roghabh a dhá ṡleagh . . . gona semanuibh soidhiubh-
ruc[th]e, RC xxix 128 § 38 . ¤ dolbtha: focheird . . | airchur
. . . | segda sodalbtha, SR 6155 . ¤ érmach very lively, spirited :
robai a ech socair soermach, TTebe 1384 . ¤ erráidech prone
25to error, easily mistaken : soimheallta, sothuitimeach, soighear-
raideach, Luc. Fid. 334.1 . ¤ eterdelbtha easily distinguished :
soighidirdhealbhtha o uile sheict ┐ coimhthinol earraideach
(of the church), Luc. Fid. 375.1 . ¤ fhaicsenach fit to look at,
pleasing : dena tú fein so-fhaicsianach do Dhia, ITS xxix
30198.10 . ¤ fhaicsigthe easily seen, visible : is re haghaidh an
duine do cruthuigheadh an saoghul s.-se go léir, Donl. 476.22 .
¤ fhégtha: s. air nach fuil ainm = visibilia innominata,
Mackinnon Cat. 40.14 . ¤ fhillte easily bent, pliable : an uair
bhíos (sc. slat) cruaidh . . . ┐ nách bí soifhillte, Desid. 2175 .
35 ¤ fhilltech pliable, easily folded : ro gab inar suairc suata s.,
CCath. 4674 . claidem . . . sithrigin sohfillteach, 4688 . ¤ fhol-
muigthe easily emptied : an tan as ail an corp do phurgoidiu-
gadh as eigin . . . a dhenamh sofholmhuighthe = fluidus,
23 K 42, 15.1 . ¤ fholtach of good qualifications or deeds.
40Used of a `flaith' and `céle' who rightly observe their reciprocal
duties: im-dich cach corp a meamra, ma[d] socorp . . . slan s.
`wenn er ist von gutem Gehaben', ZCP xiv 369 § 30 (= Laws ii
278.20 ). nach cele s. ┐ mad anfoltach in flaith, ZCP xiv 391 § 58
(= Laws ii 332.10 ). tobert doib taisiuc na flatha ┐ ni bo s.
45friu disin, RC xii 70 § 40 . As subst.: is a reir in sofoltaig as-
renar `nach der Bestimmung des Wohl-Qualifizierten', ZCP xiv
391 § 58 . ¤ fhorfáilid very glad, cheerful : rodailedh lind ┐
biadh doib . . . co mbadar subhaigh soforbailig (soforfailig,
v.l.), IT iii 197.20 . ¤ fhulachta endurable : ba soolachta dam
50iartain fulang a brotha, RC xlvi 230.10 . ¤ gabálta easily
handled, managed : corrc[h]athbarr círach . . . sronach so-
gabaltae do iarann `capacious', CCath. 5262 . Freq. as an
epithet of horses: for dá n-echaib . . . sogabalta, TBC² 1974 ,
`well-yoked' Faraday. tri cóecait gabur . . . itt é beólaide,
55s[o]aitside, sogabáldai `easily yoked', BDD 51 . ¤ gabáltach:
for dib echaib . . . denmecha suntrigsigh sogabaltaich, TBC²
2333 . leth don cholaind sogubbhaltaigh `well-conditioned' (of
a fattened pig), Laws ii 414.2 . ¤ gabtha easily accepted (?): in
dub . . . | in temen . . . | ind odar, doirchi datha | nidat soirchi
60s., SR 64 . ¤ gelta well grazed : sochorp subaid s. `gut im
Futter
' (of a bullock), ZCP xiv 351 § 9 (= Laws ii 246.1 ).
¤ genda (gein) well born; spirited, proud : oglach sotal so-
ghenna eisin, TBC p. 301 n. 2 . Adv. dochōdai-siu co soindim
sogenda remond isin teach, TBC² 2498 . ¤ gerrtha: sinech
65shármór s. | loch Rugraide rithestar (rhetoric) vulnerable (?),
SG 251.24 . ¤ gessi: bid saidbir, bid sogeisse (sogessi, sogheis,
v.ll.) `leicht zu erbitten', ZCP xi 87 § 52 . ¤ glactha that may
be felt
: áit 'na bhfuil . . . dorchadas s. = palpabiles, TSh. 6596 .
¤ glúaiste easily moved, movable : inmobilis (leg. mobilis) a
70Laitin, sogluaisti a Gaidilg, O'C. 1284 ( H. 3.18, 535 ). dá madh
ní soghluaiste an Eire sin, ML 44.4 . bíd soghluaiste chum
feirge fo bheag-adhbhar, Corp Astron. 70.19 . a huile shealbha
sogluaiste, FM vi 2148.4 . doréidhidh íad go socair sóghlúaisde
`he broke them in until (they were) quiet and easily-ridden' (of
75horses), Ériu v 190.483 . mul socair sogluasta `a comfortable,
easy-riding mule
', ZCP vi 283.21 . ataid a slíghthe soghlúaiste
`her ways are moveable', Prov. v 6 . i maitheas shoghluaisde an
tsaoghail se transient, TSh. 343 . ¤ gnásach, ¤ gnásaich
having good manners (?), sociable (?): robo ṡoghnasach ┐ ba
80hailghin ac a haltrum, RC vi 174.9 . bud sognasaig soacallma,
SG 253.31 . ¤ glan very pure : a c[h]omrād ba s. sēim (of
Colum Cille), ZCP vii 303 § 4 . ¤ gnímach of good deeds, bene-
ficent, virtuous : im-dich cach corp a meamra ma[d] socorp
sognimuch sobesuch `wenn er in gute Zustand ist inbetreff . . .
85der Handlungen
', ZCP xiv 369 § 30 (= Laws ii 278.20 ). do
Shinell shoigniomhach, Misc. Hag. Hib. 111 § 33 . Adv. luid
roime . . in rí . . co subach s., LB 236a18 . ¤ gonta easily
wounded, vnlnerable : co narbo s. . . . oenball dia curp, CCath.
4699 . ¤ grádach very loving; lovable, pleasing : rosc socraidh
sogradach lais, BB 427a45 . go raibhe 'na Rígh .. . ro-sho-
5ghrádhach, Desid. 6879 . mac Domhnuill ṡaoir ṡoghrádhaigh,
TD 32.53 . Adv.: tiagaid co subach sogradach dia tir, BB
238b31 . ¤ guiti easily entreated : Fiacha Súigthi .i. soghuithe,
ar bá hurusa a etarghuide, Cóir Anm. 168 . ¤ impóithech: is
i so dani na plained co soimpaidtec ┐ an talam co dogluasta
10 easily revolvable, Ir. Astr. Tr. 120.9 . gurub soimpoitheach a
leann ruadh e easily convertible, 23 P 10, 15a9 . ¤ lámhachtach
easily handled, palpable: compar. ba solamachtaige [cuirp na
hesergi] iar fhirinde in aicnid chorpda, PH 6747 . ¤ lámaigthe
easily handled (?): do éirgidar ceithre hollchúigidh Érenn a
15crislaighibh . . . a lúireach saidhbhir solámaigthi, Comp. Con
C. 102.1 . ¤ lámda, ¤ lámaide easily handled, manageable :
arm solámhdha, O'Gr. Cat. 510.26 . sitheadh . . . solāmaidhe
dexterous, Feis TC 389 . As subst. excellent handiwork, dex-
terity (?): érlam scolárda do scríb | dérgadh rígh solámhda
20súadh, IGT Decl. ex. 184 . ¤ lecctha easily brought down : ní
soileagtha thú tairsibh `thou art not likely to be overthrown in
despite of them
', TD 2.18 . ¤ légtha legible: compar. nías
soleghta gl. legibilior, Ir. Gl. 1126 . ¤ leónta easily wounded :
tuig gurab éadaingean soileónta do bhí an cholann daonna i
25nÁdhamh, TSh. 2547 . ¤ lepthach luxurious, wanton (?): s.
cech suirgech `every lover likes a dainty bed', Tec. Corm. § 13.29 .
As subst. finechur gach solebach, Laws iv 374.23 = finichair
gach solepaid, O'D. 1007 ( H. 2.15, p. 15a ). ¤ lethan very
wide, spacious : go himlibh Locha soileathain Ríbh, Buile Ṡ
30 118.5 . ¤ lesaigthe well prepared : fled . . . solum s., SG 238.7 .
¤ límtha well polished or whetted : de fhaobharaibh colg . . .
solíomhtha, ML 128.19 . ¤ logtha easily forgiven, venial :
tréna bpeacadhaibh sologhtha, TSh. 4366 . ¤ logthach easily
forgiven : peacadh marbhthach ┐ peacadh sologhthach,
35 Eochairsg. 73.29 . ¤ maisech very beautiful : inar sroill s.,
Acall. 7267 v.l. na subháilce somhaiseacha chailleas a los an
pheacaidh, TSh. 1456 . gurb ardmaigistir isna secht n-eladh-
naibh somaisecha saera `seven elegant liberal arts', St. Ercuil
970 . ¤ marbtha mortal : ní fhuil ionainne acht daoine so-
40mharbhtha mar sibhse, TSh. 150 . corp somharbtha, Rom.
vi 12 . ¤ mellta easily deceived, beguiled, enticed : daoine iad
uile soimheallta, learab eidir breaga do radh, Luc. Fid. 267.12 .
¤ menmnach in good spirits, cheerful, courageous : iarum
rancatar dia taig | soera, slana, somenmnaig, SR 3518 . nirdar
45subaig sámaig . . . somenmnaig lucht puible Fir diad, TBC
3242 . ¤ mescda intoxicating : cach lind s., Alex. 869 . ¤ mí-
adach very honourable : caecca sruth go soimhiadhach | or
bhen sé iascc a linne, BNnÉ 80 § 158 . ¤ míanuighthe desir-
able: lán d'ór ┐ d'airgead ┐ dá gach maoin shoimhianuighthe
50oile, TSh. 2724 . ¤ molta easy to praise; laudable, praise-
worthy : erlam uasal adamra s., SG 17.1 . Adv. cionnus do
fhéadfadh a bheatha do thabhairt as go subháilceach s., TSh.
651 . compar. níis s. gl. laudabilior, Ir. Gl. 1127 . ¤ morgtha,
¤ morgaigthe easily corrupted : an oileamain do-gabur ō na
55torthaib geinid sī fuil shomorguigthi, RSláinti 5016 . doni
gach uile thoradh fuil uisgemail somorgtha, Reg. San. 25.21 .
¤ mothaigthe palpable, tangible : comharrtha somhothaighthe
do chedfadhaibh corparrdha, Parrth. Anma 189.14 . an
eaglais . . . sofhaicse, somhothuidhthe, Luc. Fid. 356.12 .
60 ¤ mudaigthe perishable, mortal : duine 'na Dhia ┐ uilechu-
mhachtach ┐ Mac Dé 'na dhuine ┐ somhudhaighthe, Desid.
6218 . ¤ múinte teachable (?): atait inntleachtach somuinti
`refined', Ir. Astr. Tr. 138.26 . ¤ óentadach accommodating,
agreeable : s. é co sír ┐ bá suilbir dogrés, Cóir Anm. 168 .
65 ¤ oscailte dissoluble : gach ni as s. ┐ is laigi dageibh is in
talmain beirid se . . . isna srotaib (of rain), Ir. Astr. Tr. 34.15 .
¤ oibrigthe excitable (?): in dechmad la fithed . . . is sooibrithe
in ti geinter and, C iv 2, 10va1 . ¤ ráthaigthe: in iondsma na
sleagh semnech sithfoda so-ráthaighthe `wohlbemerkten (?)',
70 TBC 5600 (St.). ¤ shásaigthe easily satisfied, moderate, reason-
able : léaghthóir comhthrom s., Keat. i 94.15 . ¤ shercach
very loving : condacomarthar fria feli na sar-rigna sosercaide,
YBL 177b35 . ¤ shiublach easily travelled : an bóthar réidh
só-shiúbhlach, ITS i 4.17 . ¤ thaithmigthe easily dissolved or
75 annulled : cor sotaithmithe, O'D. 787 ( H. 3.17, 565 ). ¤ the-
coscda docile, teachable : bid sogradhach soteccuscda, D iv 2,
54ra18 . ¤ thillte easily turned : run nach soithillte go síor,
Studies 1933, 139 § 6 . ¤ thoglaide easily assailable : ua senta
sothoglaidi muir a cathrach, TTebe 1597 . ¤ thogtha: duine
80sográdhach s. `sensible', Corm. xli 20 . ¤ thoirsech very lament-
able : srotha . . . sotoirsech (of hell), Lism. L. 3660 . ¤ thor-
chuitbide: sē sām[fh]ind sobucc sotorchutbide `easily moved
to laughter
', Aisl. MC 87.8 . ¤ thregta easily pierced or pene-
trated : biaidh ruithenda, lúthmhar, sothreghdtha (of bodies at
85the Resurrection), Parrth. Anma 117.19 . ¤ thrúaillithe cor-
ruptible: ag soláthar na séad sothruaillithe saoghalta, TSh.
10613 . ¤ thuicsech, ¤ thuicsenach easily understood, intelli-
gible : flichidheacht ro shéimh nach sotuicsinech, O'Gr. Cat.
249.7 . superl. is i an ghaoidheilg is sothuigsighthe . . . do
cuireadh síos ann, Donlevy xxii 14 . Adv. muna mínighthear
5dhóibh go sothuigsionach, Donl. viii 28 . ¤ thuisledach caus-
ing to stumble, slippery : drochet . . . nī thalla nemdīrgi dó air
nā ba sothuissledhach, Corm. Y 434 . ¤ thuitmech inducing
a fall, leading into error : ata bhar ngluais . . . soimheallta,
sothuitimeach, Luc. Fid. 334.1 . ¤ ullam well prepared,
10 thoroughly ready : slúag sénta s., ALC ii 294.6 .
(d) With verbs: ¤ chenélaigidir ennobles : co sochenelaigidir,
Ml. 138c4 . ¤ dheisigid arranges dexterously, adjusts : gur
shodesigestar [lainn a chlaidim] . . . ina haltaib, MR 300.23 .
¤ legaid: ní fód súd nach soileaghtar, DDána 27.1 . ¤ ráidid:
15freq. in Laws Comm. as a gloss on saeraid: ro saeradh la Feine
.i. ro soraidedh do reir in feinechais cen ni d'ic ann sin, Laws i 92.z .
saerta la fine a forcomol .i. soraidter a fir accomol a ferand na
fine amlaid sin, iv 16.23 , 18.11 . soerthair .i. soraiter no soradh,
ut est mac cor mbel berar i seilb soertha uccu .i. soraiter in
20ferann ro soraidhedh do iarna togha .i. in ferann donti togh-
thar ann iar bfir `exempted is the land which has been exempted
by him according to his option
', O'Dav. 1470 . do gobainn no
cerda no umaidi saertar la tuaith .i. soraiter eneclann doib
isin tuaith, Laws v 114.x Comm . ¤ réidigid smoothes: as
25laidir do soiredighedh . . . a coill de, Leb. Gab. 102 n. 3 .

3 so xsee .

4 so xsee .

sóa, adjMid.Ir. form of the compar. of óc. Initial 's-' due either
to the freq. use of óa, ó preceded by a form of the copula end-
30ing in 's-', or to the influence of siniu. younger : cid intan robo
sosam (soosom, v.l.) batir ferrdai a gnima, TBC² 365 . ra
orddaig in mac bad ṡiniu i taisigecht in meic bad ṡó, LL 234b
49 . am so . . . atáe-siu, IT ii2213.18 . ba he sin ar sendser-ne |
ger uhó sesen ba soa, BCC 399 . in foirend ba sóo . . . in lucht
35ba sine . . ., RC ii 392 § 22 . ní ba sou ┐ ni ba sine nech inas a
cheile, RC xxviii 316 § 22 . As superl. is tu is só, Fél. 182.4 .
ro-boi . . . in mac ba sou and, PH 6621 . gé tú as só aoís dot
fhine | a gaois as mó mhuinighe, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 59.3 .

1 soad xsee soud.

40 2 soad n a bed, a resting-place : soadh .i. leabadh, ut est cach sóer
cach soadh .i. leabaid, O'Dav. 1443 . soadh .i. leabaidh, ut est,
gach saor gach soad .i. leabaid do cach fo miadh, O'C. 966
( H. 3.18, 416 ). so-adh .i. leabaidh, O'Cl. ? To this: dligid
cach tir autsad di neoch suidigthir fris .i. dligid gach fearand
45dib sin aidi soaid do do neoch suidigter no samaigter i lleath
ris, Laws iv 190.6 Comm . autsa[d] .i. aiti soidh, ut est cidh
forsa suighedh techta cana tafuinn do autsudhaibh thuaithe
.i. aite soidh nó aitib na mbritheman, O'Dav. 101 .

3 soad xsee 1 sód.

50 soalla?: ind suilligh .i. eorna, ut est grainne suilligh do rí[gh]
tuaithe .i. souilligh an eorna chethardruimnech .i. for a mbí s. ¤
no sordach no sordlach no sordán, O'Dav. 1475 .

sóam adjMid.Ir. superl. of óc (see under sóa). youngest : eisiumh
an tAodh ba soamh dona sóer-chlandaibh, Hugh Roe 20.15
55(fo. 6a) . Aodh ba sóamh díobh, FM vi 1916.7 . is e ba soom
din scoil `the youngest of the school', Auraic. 25 .

soas xsee sous.

sobad: ind adéar go ndéineann coinnmheadh | gur líon d'fhoirneart
is d'anaoibh, | go dtogbhann sreath is sobhadh, Measgra D.
60 26.67 (`an impost levied for certain purposes by Irish lords on
their subjects
', Gloss. ¤ , q.v.).

sobaid xsee subaid.

1 sobail adj i (2 so+bail, bil?) (a) very blessed, holy, good : tathunn
. . . salm s. ¤ (: domain), Fél. Prol. 218 . im Michél sóer s. ¤
65(: romaír), Ep. 234 . ima slecht sluag s. ¤ (: domain), June 16 .
ri rodelb dreich domuin duinn | roselb sreith sobáil saerdrúing,
SR 2638 . in rí saer sobhail, Misc. Hag. Hib. 27.18 .
(b) in good condition, prosperous : ba, muca, cairig . . . seoit
s. ¤ , Laws v 76.19 Comm . (cf. secht mba bili, O'Dav. 205 ).

70 2 sobail n(2 so+bail) good success : dá dag-mag déc . . . slaidset
fri s. ¤ `successfully', Met. Dinds iii 330.15 .

3 sobail adj(2 so+bol) very bright : rásit iarsain | du dosfaircedh |
os ind romuir | seghdha sainnreth | ba laindrech | argait sobuil,
Anecd. i 67 § 148 .

75 sobairce, sobairche n(on the variation rch|rc see ZCP ix 341 ff . )
a primrose? `St. John's wort?', Hog. Luibhl.: is barr sobairci
folt and `hair is like the crown of the primrose there', Ériu xii
180 § 10 (TE). buidithir sobairche nglé | folt bói for cind
maic Cairne, GJ x 578 § 1 . dobert . . . crem . . . ┐ sobairche ┐
80buiderath `he took wild garlic and primrose and golden fern',
RC x 220.95 .

sobaircín n m.(sobairce): herba sancti petri .i. in sobairgin `the
cowslip ', RC ix 235.8 . spargula sanícula .i. soibearcan, Arch. i
333 § 11 . soigerin (sabharcan, v.l.) primula vulgaris, Rosa
85Ang. 406 .

sobais xsee súabais.