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1 imdae

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 imdae or dil.ie/27433

Forms: imde, imdae, imda, imdu, imdu, imdu, imdu, immdae, immdae, imda, imda

adj io, iā,. Written: imde, Wb.; imdae, Ml.; imda, Sg. Used attrib. and predic. Compar. ni pu imdu do in mann `the manna was not more plentiful to him,' Wb. 16c25 . conrop imdu de duún, 3a12 . condib imdu de torand inna forgnúso, Sg. 198a4 . adv. ind imdu gl. passim, Ml. 35b5 . ind immdae , Sg. 26a5 .

(a) many, numerous; abundant, manifold, plentiful; abounding, rich: cit imdi far forcitlidi, Wb. 9a12 . imda gl. opulentus, Sg. 125a5a . imdu gl. opulento, Ml. 84b3 . immdae .i. hi toirthib són gl. opimam (terram), 37d22 . inna namat nímdae, 62b23 . imdi ón gl. (pacis) profundae, 89c6 . imdha, gl. multus, Ir. Gl. 670. átá bíad imda ocat gencu hesta, Sc.M² § 3 R . ataat muca imda ... lá Laighniu, § 6 R . biad glan imda pure abundant food, LU 8716 ( FB § 54 ). it ile imda mo anmandsa, BDD² 554. is immda fis ocus eolus in Choimded, IT i 169.29 . a thechtairi roimdai chuci ┐ úad, LU 2024 (FA). airbri imdai archaṅgel, SR 836. ra bátar tra ilbuada ilarda imda for Coinculaind, TBC-LL¹ 660. gur chuir in tsleig tresin édach imdo ro bōi imon rí[g]mílid `through the ample dress,' Fianaig. 96.9 . ar na hulib mirbuilib imdaib-si forcóemnacair and, Ériu ii 196 § 14. iar n-olcaibh moraibh ímdhaibh do dhenum dó, AU ii 168.15 . is immda ... immat in t-sloig aingelacda, PH 6207. o' tconnairc ... popul immda do cretem, 2309 . trí chaecait cét n-anart n-iomda, SG 362.14 . na guaise iomdha atá i gcionn an duine, TSh. 8511. gérbh iomdha a n-adhbhar fíocha, 5567 . cá mhéid cineul grás ann ? is iomdha sin `there are many,' Donlevy 206.15 .

(b) In predicative use only, referring to a subst. in sg. or pl. many: With n s.: bid imda broen derg tarse innocht (of a shield), BDD² 978. ni hiomda d'feraibh in betha nech is aille inás, TBC-LL¹ 5452 (Stowe). ba imda mathair boed bronach, AU i 248.3 . is imdo nech gabhus hí many a one travels it, Aisl. Tond. 105.13 . rob imdha lath gaile .. a[c] comhdiurucudh, Stair Erc. 468. nī himda persa ... is fessach `not many know,' Fl. Earls 70.30 . is iomdha sompla oile do fhéadfamaois do thabhairt anuas, TSh. 293. imda badb sa greim na gulbain, IGT Decl. ex. 255. With n p.: dobér duid-siu do mnai gid imda fir uaisli 'ga hiarraid, CCellaig 693. as iomdha daóine a derúaidh ríum-sa, Matthew vii 22. gidh iomdha commaoine do chuir Dia air, TSh. 3425. imdha ... | cúirte bruachnochta i mbeirt smóil, O'Gr. Cat. 452.8. imda ad lis geimli agus géibinn, IGT Decl. ex. 155. With subject understood: is iomdha tré dhán bhfallsa | lán dom annsacht, Studies 1918, 617 § 9 . Folld. by do: ní iomdha dhúnn inar ndaoinibh | gan túr diomdha an Dúilimh `not many of us men,' Dán Dé xii 1. iomdha dháibh thuas i n-a thoigh, xxiii 2 . iomdha i ndiaidh na toice do theadhmannaibh, DDána 83 § 2.

(c) long: acht ced imda (.i. fada) a snūadh mur dond though his hair be long like a poet's, ZCP v 483 § 2 (B. na f.). in t-abuc o Rus caim Cha | a thoeb nocon he is imda, RC xx 274 § 100 (ACC). ba himdo a muin et a gulba (of a beast), Aisl. Tond. 103.y .

As subst. abundance: is imde dorrindnacht dún, Wb. 20d15 . imdae .i. ... plenitudo .i. fo imlāinius, Corm. Y 765.