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1 sceimlech adj o, ā (cf. 2 sceimelta, sceimle): na mbúidhnibh
sgíothmhara sgeimhleacha exhausted, routed companies, ML
142.13 . do bhí se scolach scorach sceimhleach free-handed (?)
(of a chieftain), Hackett xxxix 145 .

5 2 sceimlech n[ā,f.] (sceimle) rout, defeat (?): re crith na comeagla
┐ re scemlig na scuidheamlachta `the panic of dismay', MR
232.4 .

1 sceimled n(sceimel) roof, battlements : ac feithium ar scemlead
Atha Cliath `battlements', Cog. 180.22 . ar scemled a grianan,
10 190.13 .

2 sceimled n u and o,m. sgeimhleadh, IGT Decl. § 49 . (a) raid,
foray, expedition : co tárus D. ann for scemhledh ┐ co ro-
marbadh é on a raid, AU ii 76.10 . iar marbhadh leó uí Dh.
for sceimhleadh marcsluaigh, FM iii 116.12 . sgeimh[eal]ta
15sgiobtha . . . do thabhairt fá na tīorthaibh, Eachtra Uill. 2864 .
uair nach scemelta (sic leg.) nó sirthi doghnidh C., RC xliii 52
§ 52 .
(b) skirmishing party, band of raiders : faicsin sgeimhlidh Í
Mhaoil Mhuaidh, Aithd. D. 40.34 . Most freq. in pl.: do léigetar
20fá na críchaib sin dá lomargain a sceimelta do gach leith
`their raiders', Caithr. Thoirdh. 4.30 . iarna fāgbhāil i terce
slōigh ┐ sgaoiliudh dia sgemheltaibh da gach leth de, ZCP xiv
250.2 . do ghluaiseadur ríompa . . . ionna sgiomalltoibh . . . tar
sruith na mágha, CF Eg. 123 . co rancadur a scemelta co
25Magh Tured, Ann. Conn. 1398.24 . do leiccset scceimhealta
sccaoilte sgannraighthe . . . uatha .i. sgeimhleadh soir . . . ┐
scceimledh ele lá taobh Banna suas, FM v 1470.7 . ro léicc
scceimheltta sccaoilte uadha `loose marauding parties', 1730.9 .
ro léicceadh sccaoíleadh ┐ sccanradh dá sccemheltachaibh,
30 vi 1962.8 . do léigeadar sceimhiolta go Muaidh `skirmishers',
Keat. iii 3578 .

? sceimleóir n(sceimle?): airdsgēimhleōir `curious', Eg. Gl. 676
(`skirmisher?', Stokes).

sceing xsee scing.

35 sceinm [orig. n,n.?]. sgeinm g s. sgenma f., IGT Decl. § 149 .
g s. sgeanma, Magauran 2862 . n pl. sgeanma, 1760 . vn. of
sceinnid. (a) act of starting, darting, springing : s. ¤ a cruib each
what flies from horses' shoes, Laws v 486.13 . a cet-s. ¤ fri esbach
`their first attack upon an idler' (of cattle), 154.17 Comm . ro
40chonncatar . . . ac s. ¤ fon cuitechta íat, co nár fhaccsat duine
inna bethaid díb, Mer. Uil. 200 . aighthe na mbadhbh ag
sgenm ┐ ag sgibeachuil, ZCP x 294.2 . gur gabsat scein[m]
don Muir Meand | meic Mileadh a tír nErenn, BB 18b14
(= sceinn, Keat. ii 442 ).
45(b) act of flying off, becoming detached : ma da cind foceird in
tshuist, is aithgin ina cet s. ¤ `the first slipping', Laws iii 220.19
Comm . slainti . . . do cet s. ¤ na slisen, 226.z Comm . masa
carnd ro tuit eisti, i[s] scenmanna da riagail riso `it is to be
regulated by the law of "slippings off"
' (of a stick falling from
50a bundle), 176.16 Comm . Cf. 274.y . cloch do sgeinm as an
ccloictheach, FM ii 1012.z . Note also: tuc ro n-urchair
d'indsaigid na nathrach. Acht chena ni derna acht scenm
disi sin merely glanced off it, TTebe 2084 .
(d) act of starting in fear, taking fright; fear, terror : gunna
55chuireas d'fheidhm ar óigfhear | sgeinm gan sgrúdadh, DDána
111.23 . córa sgeinm . . . | d'orghráin `to shrink with horror',
Aithd. D. 73.21 . ar sgeinm damh roba dulta `I should have
trembled
', Dán Dé xvii 16 . geis do righ . . . | s. ¤ re scel an cet-
gille, Prolegomena 42 § 4 . ba sgeinm adhbhal aigeanta re
60h-uaislibh mhuinntire Chuinn sin, ML 62.15 . do rug sí eitim
is sgeinnim i n-éinfheacht, E. O'Rahilly xxvi 110 . Hence with
scáth: da gasraid gan s. ¤ gan scáth, Ir. Texts ii 34 § 23 . ní
sgeinm nó sccath . . . ro gabhsat somh, FM v 1646.5 . ro
imthighset gan scceinm gan sccath, vi 1882.17 .

65 1 sceinmnech adj o, ā (sceinm) quick, bounding : sceinmneach .i.
luath, O'Cl. echrada . . . sceinmnecha, BDD² 453 . itbertsat
. . . na bud s. ¤ in turus `speedy', RC xxi 154.12 . gur ob scítha,
sceinmnecha maithi na miled `excited' (frightened?), MR 192.8 .
In cheville: ni scél scenmnech `no babbling tale', Arch. Hib. ii
7059 § 14 . ní scél sgei[n]mneach, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 16.30 .

2 sceinmnech n[ā,f.] (sceinm): go ro memaid do graigib Gaedel
[for] sc(r)éoin ┐ sceinmnig in terror and fright, TBC 3824 . co
mbátar amail tinniu . . . i tenid cerdda for fichud ┐ for
scenmnig bubbling (?), LL 166a1 = ar fhiched, ar fhogarbad
75`a-bubbling and a-seething', Met. Dinds. iv 220.10 .

sceinned Late vn. of sceinnid (see sceinm): do bhí amhail do
biadh ag scinneadh amach `as though it budded' (a vine), Gen.
xl 10 . dféuchúin an raibh . . . na pomgranait ag sceinneadh
amach, Cant. vi 11 . Note also: mna ro bátar oc scindiudh
80salainn don chluc scraping (?), FM ii 786 note (see 1 sceirtid).

sceinnid v i. O.Ir. sceindid with redupl. pret. sescaind. Later
with s-pret. Vn. sceinm, sceinned.
(a) springs, starts, darts : rosescaind blog dind ailig fo sūil
Nēde, Corm. Y 698 ( Anecd. iv 60.5 ). srethis liic telma . . . fair
85co nsescaind ina c[h]end so that it entered his head, TBC² 1407 .
coro sceindset na fóit a cruib na n-ech so that the sods flew from
the hooves of the horses
, LU 10465 . da scind deaman dobertach
| trēsin teine gan loiscthi, ZCP v 23 § 22 . sgeinnid eoin ar
innmeraibh, KMMisc. 313.27 . sceindis in bleidhmil fon muir
fochettoir, BNnÉ 61 § 83 . sceinnig in mil co hobunn fria
5hanail, Thurn. Zu Ir. Hdschr. i 43.20 . sceindidh ind ainim
uadh, RC xxvi 366.7 . sceinnis a chridi . . . a miduactur a
chléib, CRR 8 (12.17) . sgendid fochetoir in soighid asin crecht,
Aen. 3030 . no sceinnedh-lingedh in claidem ina coilgdírgi
cetna doridisi (i.e. after being bent), CCath. 5251 (leg. no s. ¤ ┐
10no lingedh?). rosceind crithel . . . do teinid na hidbarta,
TTebe 4358 . co ro sceinn drithle ó a mhaisde isin bpúdar,
FM vi 2072.20 . do sgeind luch a cind C. fo choim T., ii 906.3 .
mar sgeana sginneas im chliabh, TSh. 2143 (verse). ro sceinn
an t-ech diomsach dar a hais shied, TFrag. 224.1 . sginnfidh
15do shláinte amach go lúath `shall spring forth', Isa. lviii 8 .
gilla scuir nach sceinn `that never shirked his duty', SG 111.20 .
Cf. ro scinnset . . . muinnter in Raigellaig fairsium . . . ┐ ro
marbsat é attacked him, SG 395.1 .
(b) springs apart, flies off (as a head from the body, etc.):
20 bentai frisin corthe . . . co sescaind cach ball de a lethe, LU
5014 = sceasain, TBC² 525 . co scescain (sic) aidarc dia chēle
(of a bull), TBC² 3661 . scendit a thūaga de, 3614 (cf. TBC
6039 and 1 túag). condasesguing a sgiath oda bhili go broin
split, RC xiv 256 § 2 . gur sginnedur a suile tara cend amach
25 so that his eyes sprang out of his head, Fier. 130 . scīath rígh M.
. . . | nīr sceing re haladh gāi [n]glas, ZCP viii 227 § 5 . coro
shescuind a cend co raibi hi mbun ina gablui, RC xiii 30.11 .
mas si in indeoin ro sceind ann `slipped (off the block)', Laws
iii 188.21 Comm . = do cuaidh as in cip, O'C. 926 ( H. 3.18,
30 406 ). go rosging a crann as (of a spear), Buile S. 10.24 . gur
sgeinn an fiugh de'n tsaghfach the ferule flew off the staff, ITS
i 26.z .
(c) spouts, gushes forth (of water, blood, etc.): co sescaind
a loim foulae (= fola) tar a beolu, RC xii 100 § 135 . do scinn
35a fúil as his blood gushed forth, Fier. 47 . do shcinneadar na
huisgeadha amhach `gushed', Isa. xlviii 21 . do sging sruth . . .
déar uadh, Dhá Sgéal Art. 1189 .
(d) rebounds, glances off (of a spear from a shield, etc.):
sginnis in tsleg a n-airdi esti amail dodechad do charruic,
40 Fianaig. 66.12 . co roscend do sgiath A. (of a spear), Aen. 2625 .
sginnid na hairm don charraig, Content. xvii 5 . sgeinnidh
colg sleighe dá sliocht (of a castle), DDána 119.11 . ro sgin-
nedar a n-airm dhe | amhail ba coirrthi cloiche, Duan. Finn
i 40.35 .
45(e) departs, vanishes, comes to an end: dar sging gach maithes
on múr `all good vanished', Fen. 238.8 . ro sceind da ttrian
einigh . . . o laochaibh na hErenn le cloistecht an sceoilsin
`fled', Cog. 204.y . Cf. do sgeinn mé as got fhaisgin `I fainted',
Magauran 446 .
50Appar. confused with 1 sceirtid (q.v.) in: ge do né tu do ding
dang as dít scenter an salann (to a bell), FM ii 786.5 .