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1 ad

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n law, custom: a.¤ .i. dliged, Corm. Y 93 . adh na techta tuinige . . . a.¤ do coislead tuinide .i. dligedh na techtand tuinidi in feraind do som, Laws iv 4.17, 21 Comm. adh n-aen bescna .i. is inann do reir bafisa gnae no aibind dligedh a techtaigthi, 18.19 , 20.19 Comm. no a.¤ deligthi dliged risinni romainn, Cóic Con. 29 § 12 (and ZCP xvi 229 ). ?manip a.¤ rosuidiged hi comdire . . . cach noad nuibe `were it not for the law (?) by which . . . has been fixed', Ériu xii 42.1 . ?adhfhlaith .i. flaith dlightheach, O'Cl.

? ad-foídi

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v adfaitar do thir tethba tar lind nethni cossin Mumain menide is sent (?), ZCP viii 307.11 , but see PICCS VI 124 , Mankind Quarterly xxix 64 , Studia Celtica Upsaliensia ii 67 . ?ba fás adfoidiu (fria faidi, adfeidhiu, adfeidiu, v.ll., ITS xxxix 46 ) faidim / Eriu aibind iar ṅdilind, LL 542 .

aibenn

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perh. subst. use of oíbind, see Vendr. Lex.: im lot do aibinne .i. do suide dala, Laws i 166.26, 170.15 Comm. (aimmine, v.l.). ma da cuire nech ni do breit d'aibindib do greaga, 164.7 Comm. (= aibhnibh, O'D. 74 (H 3.17, c. 63) `? affixes cloth (bréit) to the stalls of thy horses (to frighten them)', Plummer MS. notes). aimenn .i. tulach, ut est aimend ceniuil, O'Mulc. 99 . ? maigen f[e]irt .i. feart æibind (aibinn, aiminn v.l.) ind oenaig. Perh. read; feart .i. a.¤ ind oenaig, Ériu xvii 70 § 11 ( Laws iv 214.25 ). See aibinn.

aíbind

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x see oíbind.

aibinn

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n also aimind. a.¤ cach airdige, Laws v 406.25 .i. staba glainide ┐ airgit, 408.16 Comm. aimind cach airdige, 408.5 .i. in ae aibind asa nabur na huasal-deocha .i. na staba glainide ┐ argait, 23 Comm. Perh. same word as aibenn, used of stand of some kind for a cup, Plummer MS. notes.

airaíbind

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adj ( aíbind ) very pleasant: ba huraibinn an t-inadh sin, CCath. 2879 . co Slíabh n-uráoibhinn nEachtghe, BS § 44 . for cnoe ardmór uráibhind, Anecd. i 76.6 . na heich arda uaibrecha uraíbne, Comp. CC 100.26 . medair álainn uraíbhinn, 79.8 . Cf. aurain .i. eraibind, Fél.² xxx gl. 1 (3) . aurain .i. éraíbind, ccvii gl. 7 .

aircech

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adj (airec?) inventive, ingenious(?): fer fíal . . . a.¤ álaind ardergna, TFerbe 264 . .i. intleachtach, P. O'C. Adv. ba hán a.¤ aibind no bítis láith gaile . . . isin tig sin, LU 10131 . Cf. 1 aircthech.

airchaill

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n name of some part of a door: do chnámaib elefinnte . . . dorónta na doirsí ┐ na hircholla, Alex. 592 = ercomlatha, BB 493b13 . ar-sesatar aili daīrnemthi aurchoilli `other `daernemed' persons sat by the door-posts', Ériu xix 83 § 13 . nipsa cháusa cruib i n-aurchaill / bása chúsa comnart do chomlond, LU 9326 . Fig. Dun Sobairche . . . / . . . / telchaind for muir móir maídim / erchaill aíbind ar herind, LL 2112 . earchaill .i. ursa tighe, O'Cl. irchaill (earcuil, ircaill v.l.) ursa buidhne becht, Metr. Gl. 9 § 6 . `a pillar, the commander of a band of men', O'Don. Suppl. Cf. aircholl?

1 ale

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Forms: aile

Also aile , alla, alla-alla, aill, ale, aili, ole. Interjection used in hailing or challenging: so, well, now , etc.: maith aile, TBC-I¹ 2316 . maith aile or in ri, YBL 138a40 = a.¤ , LL 282b11 . amai ole is tú láech as dech fil i nHerind, LU 5768 (TBC). mased a.¤ ar C., IT ii2 125.79 . a.¤ leic ass a Ḟerguis, TBC-LL¹ 764 . aile is áibind in carn, 1204 . ali, ced eter sin?, TTr.² 856 . in cumce in taige duit a.¤? is the house too narrow for you then? LU 9194 ( FB 92 ). alla alla for CuCh. cía fil alla mástat carait conná 'musnágat, 9090 (84). cionas daoine iad a.¤ , Cog. 202.9 . in fetrais . . . soithfir dom riachtain-sea . . .? cá soithfir sin alé?, Acall. 6791 . fingal étrom . . . andso a.¤ , TBC-LL¹ 4299 . cid and sain a.¤?, LL 235b25 ( TTr. 1386 ). in fil mo cobair-si a.¤ etir?, ZCP vii 306.17 . Expressing surprise, often accompanied by disapproval or dismay: ale, a mhic bic … at-ciu ni foilli imbre an macraid 'hey, young boy … I see that it is not gentleness that you inflict on the youths' TBC St. 824 . aill amai ... tancatar námait a n-dún 'woe! … enemies have come into the fortress' FB2 30.16 . Indeed : ale … cibe raidhit eclacha do druim do leanna-sa ┐ do bidh, na tabair dot aoídh ina dott aire e indeed, whatever messengers say on the strength of your drink and your food, pay no heed or attention to it TBC St. 145 , Celtica xxv 91-92 . See amae.

amarach

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adj o, ā (amar) melodious: Mag raighní . . . aibind a.¤ uirrdhirc a ainm, IT iii 95 § 147 . Déirdre . . . amhurach aobhdha, Keat. Poems 63 .

2 án

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adj o, ā. See O'Rahilly, EIHM 286 ff. Pokorny, Jn. Celt. Stud. i 129 - 130 . I fiery, bright, glowing: saigtea ana gl. sagitas . . . ardentes, Ml. 24c3 . cosind saigit áin, 133a4 . ar licc áin tentidi, TBC-LL¹ 3384 . Appar. also in compd. derc (= derg?)-á.¤ : for licc dercain, RC xi 444.25 . amal sladar iasc mbrec for licc dergáin co sústaib iarind, LU 8655 ( FB 48 ). uaim ifirn áin fiery(?), Ériu ii 229 § 6 . grían á.¤ (or similar phrase) frequ. used of a person: ān grīan grīssach / goires brēoda B., Ält. Ir. Dicht. ii 15 . in grían á.¤ (of Moling), Fél. June 17 . lassar gréne áne (of St. Patrick), Mar. 17. Cf. Senac[h] á.¤ mar oebill, Gorm. Feb. 11 . Perh. also: buidne ana do ainglib shining(?), LU 1993 ( FA 6 ). áes án bright (or splendid) folk applied to otherworld people and synonymous with áes síde: aes á.¤ nó sithc[h]aire, O'Dav. 1600 . do brigh go millthighe leisan aois áin (sic) no leisna siodh-bhruighibh gach mac, BNnÉ 164.4 . Cf. poc aosáin `a fairy stroke', RC iv 178 .

In more general sense as eulogistic adj. brilliant, splendid, glorious: an .i. uasal, O'Cl. hān flaith for Temair, Ériu xvi 147.15 . dend Eoganacht áin sin, Fél. Oct. 20 . Ailill á.¤ , TBC-LL¹ 483 . a Emer á.¤ folt-buide, LU 3946 ( SCC 44 ). it āna ind ōic, TBC-I¹ 165 . ni rubaim níth n-erred n-á.¤ , LU 6230 (TBC). gillai óca ána airegda, MU² 74 . co trebur co caomar cembedha ana airccecha, O'D. 2201 ( Nero A vii, 140a ). amais ana immglicca, Alex. 3 . Of a place: Emain á.¤ , LL 7515 . Ailbhe Imligh áin, Cog. 96.27 . Of water: ri c[ria]thras usce n-an n-úar, SR 41 . for in n-ocian n-ucht-lethan n-á.¤ , Auraic. 5353 . Very frequ. as epithet of Ireland: ōs Ēirinn āin, Bruchst. 56 § 125 . Hérend áine, Metr. Dinds. iv 150.8 , etc. Of feats, games: co clessaib ana, TBC-LL¹ 1851 . na cleasa ána iolordha, ITS xxiv 46.34 . bá há.¤ aircech aibind nobítis láith gaile . . . isin tig sin, LU 10131 . Of speech , etc. mad sulbair ┐ mad á.¤ in precept `brilliant', Wb. 8a5 . ba suī, ba ān, ba airdirc, Bruchst. 41 § 7 . ogh-briathra ána, MR 160.7 .

Appar. also swift, speedy (see O'Rahilly loc. cit. and p. 517 ): for a ndíb neachaibh ána udmalla, AFM vi 1920.18 . rogres a eochu ana athloma, TTebe 2862 . fer á.¤ athlamh, TBC-LL¹ 5324 . am tren, am an, am athlum, IT i 141.19 . confacatar na cet[h]a ana imtroma ┐ na casrac[h]a ana imluat[h]a, CCath. 4953 . tucadar cuir ana athluma d'aroile, CF 491 . Hence in glossaries: a.¤ .i. luath ut est airgiu ána .i. it luatha do airrechtain, O'Dav. 13 . a.¤ .i. ésgaid no luath, O'Cl. fir conoencosaibh ana (.i. luatha) (: lāna), Leb. Gab.(i) 52.1 .

Compar. is áiniu dúibsi a n-asbiursa `it is nobler for you what I say', Wb. 5a10 . dírimm bas choímiu ná bess áiniu, TBFr. 47 . ? is edh doberiud bruith isna hōgaib no-gontais ann, comtar aniu iarnauārach, RC xii 94 § 123 . co nād būi i fēin Find [fer] bad áiniu ┐ bad escaidiu ō sain [im]mach `swifter', Four Songs 22.7 .

Superl. is é rí as ánem ┐ as ordnidhem . . . tánic in domun uile, BDD² 1070 . In phrase in tan ba háinem (do) x when x was at the height of his performance, at his best: intan ba hánem dó, BDD 109 . in tan tra ba h-aínium doib beith for sin luindi sin when their anger was at its fiercest, BB 437b26 . an tan ba háinemh dona Gallaibh foran abairt atrubhramor, Hugh Roe 36.11 (fo. 10a) . an tan bá h-aínemh dóibh isuidhe `when they were here making merry', AFM v 1862.17 . Compar. used as superl.: in tráth rop ániu doib oc ól when their feast was at its height, LL 14637 . intan ba haniu flaith Cuirc hi Caisiul, Anecd. iii 59.30 . in tan tra b'aine in gleo sin when that noise was at its height, Aen. 2830 . in tan tra ba h-aine ic tafann na fiadmil, 727 . in tan ba haine do o[c] cathugadh fri lucht na long, BB 419a8 .

Adv. gabait ar a ól co h-á.¤ , LL 207b15 . go hā.¤ , ZCP viii 115 § 28 . nert Erenn ni gab co han, Fen. 64.19 . ? ro gerradh . . . co roan .i. co ro-luath, Leb. Gab.(i) 102 n.2 .

II As subst. glory, splendour, etc. orgin. o, n. ni ain something of splendour, Auraic. 1585 . Aimirgen indse Gáedel / ar n-ór, ar n-á.¤, ar n-óebel `our glory', Ériu iv 136.18 . As o, m. splendid person: gach á.¤ is éigeas, Keat. ii 1752 ( BB 43a 56 ).

Compds. ? ¤-bó: caeca an bó a hO. ` fine cows ', Leb. Cert. 64.1 . ¤-breó bright flame , Fél. June 2 . ¤-chainnel bright torch: da ánchaindil gascid Gaedel, TBC-LL¹ 3771 ( LL 10730 ) = anch., 3769 ( 10729 ). ? ¤-chend: doluid Eocho anchend ed, LL 375a28 (no rhyme). la hEochaid Ānchend, ZCP xi 65 § 16 . ¤-ḟer: bītis āinfir (: fáilid) maille frim glorious men, Ériu ii 95 § 4 . ¤-loise: dā ānloise `splendid flames' (of heroes), TBC-I¹ 3313 . ¤-rí splendid king: Maicc Cairpri, cāine ānrīg, Ält. Ir. Dicht. ii 18 § 2 . ¤-spirut: án spirut nóeb nert nime `splendid holy spirit', Thes. ii 351.2 (Hy. vi). ? ¤tengthaid clear spokesman: antengtaid ardafeith 'it is a clear spokesman who tends it' Peritia v 88 (k) . ? feithem fri hantenguidh timgair gell comgrad 'attending to the clear spokesman who summons the pledge of those of equal rank' CIH vi 2223.4 , Peritia v 104 .

ar-gaib

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Forms: aritngaib, arusgaibet, airgaibther, condomarrgabadsa, argēba, argébtar, -ergebad, ardagaib, arangabsat, -argabait, airgaibid, aurgabtha, airgabál, aritngaib

v ( Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 531 analyses as *ar-ro-gaib, apparently on basis of Wb. 17d14 (infra), but there is no further evidence for the presence of -ro-). Indic. pres. 3 s. aritngaib (MS), Críth G. 556 . 3 pl. arusgaibet, TBFr. 398 . Pass. sg. airgaibther, LL 14563 . -aurgabar, Anecd. iii 43.11 . Subj. impf. 3 s. condomarrgabadsa gl. ut me comprehenderet, Wb. 17d14 . Fut. 2 s. argēba, TBC-I¹ 1089 . Pass. pl. argébtar, ZCP xi 87 § 48 . Condit. 3 s. -ergebad, Aen. 131 . Pret. 3 s. ardagaib, Ériu iv 22.18 . 3 pl. arangabsat gl. tenuerunt, Ml. 74b2 . Pass. pl. -argabait, BDD² 211 .

Later as simple vb. airgaibid.

Part. aurgabtha gl. temtum (of the arrest of Christ), Thes. ii 28.35 (BCr.). See also airgabthae.

Vn. airgabál.

Seizes, captures, takes hold of: costud sīde . . . .i. nī aurgabar acht a síth, Anecd. iii 43.11 . fer gaibes fer béogabáil ┐ aridngaib (aritngaib MS) i roí, Críth G. 556 . argab triar dib `he caught hold of three of them', Ériu xvi 37 § 4 . ar argaibtiside enech iar cech mebuil chetni, O'Mulc. 403 . ? a Eua cid arnotgeib ? SR 1693 . Aillend aibind airdgeba / Carman clothach comgheba , LL 386b31 = A.¤ ard co n-urgebha, BB 278a38 ( Leb. Cert. 202.3 ). inber Eathair airdgheba , LL 386b37 . irgabthair Loegaire, RC xiii 52 § 40 . roergaib indara comairlid do Dauīd he seized one of David's two counsellors, ZCP xiii 178.3 . intan roirghabh Magnus Cam in cathair sin, Marco P. 138 . co ronergab éc until he died, Arch. Hib. ii 82 § 6 . roirgabh robor ítadh in gillae, RC xxvii 300 § 69 .

In sense of raises up, lifts up (FRI against) (see airgabál): is fria maccu . . . ar-gébtar (airgébtair, arangebtar v.l.) gnúsi `werden sich die Gesichter erheben', ZCP xi 87 § 48 . berthe iarum don muir ┐ argaibhter frisin tuind `is held against the surface', IT iii 189 § 13 . ba mad arghabhais gnuis feil / . . . fri cobra ngaibrel `well did you assume', Blathm. 603 . With DO: dorad comartha do baili i n-ergebad do mucc find co trichai[t] banb `would appear to him', Aen. 131 . Note also: biaid Temair d'eis a fir / ergeabait uile indligid will arise(?), LL 19243 .

báe, bá(a)

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Forms: bái

n io n.? (báe nde, Celtica xviii 42 § 8 ). Freq. in negative constructions and perh. originally meaning something, anything (of consequence, value, etc.) (cf. 1 ní (d)), the meaning profit , etc. being an extension. something advantageous ; benefit, utility, profit : bá .i. tarba, ut est ni beir in ben ba on fir dinnab cethraib .i. nocha mbeirinn in ben tarba on fir . . . ┐ ni toighlen ba don iarraid .i. tarba, O'Dav. 279. Cf. Laws ii 164.8 Comm. esbae . . . nī ba ní etir, quasi es-baa, Corm. Y 517. ba .i. maith, O'Cl. scel n-amhra . . . cen baa di goi `without a trace of a lie', Blathm. 102 § 37. ni torbe do bóu gl. ad nihil [enim] utile est, Wb. 30b6 . ní cumgat góa baa i cathroí anything at all, ZCP xi 83 § 30. ní roichim baa (.i. díghaltus nó cathugadh) fort I cannot gain by thee, v 524.18 . ní taurga ndam báa nde no good will come to me from it, Anecd. i 42.3 . nocho taircci baa dam, ii 9 § 13 . lanamnas eicne no sleithe: ni techtat ba acht comperta, Stud. in E. Ir. Law 71 § 35 ( Laws ii 404.14 ). a ba (.i. a maith), Laws i 50.13 Comm. bái nad ba an advantage that does not die (?), Metr. Dinds. ii 32.91 . béd combá glossed: gníomh co maith, Leb. Gab.(i) 48.10 . Eochu Bai bladach ba ba, Rawl. 148a2 . líag uachtair ba ba, LL 29008. b.¤ ferainn landed property: a mbai ferainn ┐ a cain ┐ a cablach their profit from land, LL 389a20 . cech cáin ┐ cech bai f[er]uinn (sic leg.), 23 .

In phrases. attá b.¤ do x de y y is advantageous to x: ní baí báa di (leg. do) sodain de sin, LU 6947 (BDD). bāi baa dō-sam de, O'Mulc. 726. ni roibe ba de sodain do L., IT i 272.25 ( FB 38 Eg.). cia rofessair h'athair ni fuil bá duit de, RC ix 456.19 . briathra banda sain arse ni ḟuil baa díb, LL 32733 ( TTr. 1942 ). ní bhaoí bá do sodhain, AFM vi 1900.3 . Cf. ni marat, ni fil a mbá, RC xxiii 304 § 2 (translated `there is not what has died'). ni bæ son it does not matter, Vita Br. 24.28 . ni baa aní sin, LU 4541 (TBC). ní bá sin or Cu C., 5723 . Cf. ní dénaimsea baa de sin I make light of that, 4849 = ní denam robríg de, TBC-LL¹ 859. nirbo baa dosom ón that was of no avail (of an injunction), LL 37040. hore nárbu bae la ludeu creitem did not want to believe, Wb. 5b12 . nirbo bá leiss sárgud meic sethar a athar he preferred not to, LL 32562 ( TTr. 1763 ).

Predic. and attrib. g s. ní bái lib manducare dominicam cenam `ye deem it not profitable', Wb. 11d4 . nī būi dō, Bruchst. 41 § 4 ( ni baoí ní dó, TFrag., 62.3 ). ? Dauid co triath[aib] darb' bai, SR 6353 (: na huamai). fó lóe in bruit bái of the good cloak, Thr. Ir. Gl. 20 s.v. fola brith. do sluagaibh in betha baoí (: mnaí), TBC St. 3748. ni bethu ba, LL 15775.

Compd. ? ¤ḟis. In pseudo-etym. gloss: corus bescna .i. coir seis, seis choir in bafesa gnae no aibind `the true rule of the pleasant or delightful knowledge', Laws iii 2.5 Comm.

1 coibled

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n (com + fled) (great) feast: coibhḟleidh friá rígh, Ériu xiii 19.3 ; cf. 15.31 and O'Dav. 608 . bithoentu a chaiblide, SR 8199 . tech coiblidhi, Trip. 556.30 . ic ól na coibledi sin, MU² 127 . ico'n choibfhleid, PH 5171 . i cofleidh n-aibind n-oiregdha, Aen. 392 . comḟled mór, MU² 42 . ? slog a comfleda .i. in tan tet co fledhaib comadasaib do gnither dó fri himechtar criche, slogh les, O'Curry 471 (H 3.18, 247).

débind

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adj dá bliadain iarsin secht deich...nírb ord debind día díne : dun Érinn gan áirdríghe, BB 51 a 16 = MacCarthy 430. 7 . The rhyme with Érinn does not allow a reading `ordd ébind' (= áibind , as LU 119 av ). debinn `sometimes an enhancement and sometimes a negative of bind: harmonious, concordate, also untuneful, discordant ' P. O'C. , quoting the stanza.

dind

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n u, n. a nd.¤ , Sg. 63a13 . dinn mbera (n. loc.?), SG 148.17 . Originally a spike, a point? Cognate with ON tindr spike, tooth, mountain-peak. Cf. mō nā cliab co dendaib dēs a basket with spikelets i.e. ears of corn, BB 402b8 .

(a) height, hill: [d]inn ainm gach druimne, Metr. Gl. p. 17 . pridchaiss fri dē i ndinnib (glossed i telchaib), Hy. ii 28 ( Thes. ii 315 ). dionn .i. tulach nó cnoc, O'Cl. d.¤ .i. cnoc, Lec. Gl. 83 . dinn tulach ┐ dinna tulcha, O'Dav. 743 . dinn .i. ard nó cleth[e], 649 . isé in cnocc mór mó cach d.¤ , Metr. Dinds. iii 180 . ith ┐ blicht for cach d.¤ on every height, LL 200b48 . sab suithe cech d.¤ on every eminence, ACC 26 ( RC xx 168 ). senchas d.¤ Erenn inso, RC xv 277 . bla cethra d.¤ a hill constitutes an exemption as regards (lit. of) cattle, Laws iii 296.11 . rí os cach airm os cach dinn, SR 209 . rí . . . tuarcgab cach d.¤ dia dulb, 7438 . rosiacht d.¤ richid the hill (fortress?) of heaven, 2099 . iscorsit . . . for d.¤ flatha finde, Fél. May 17 . bit áird úas d.¤ fhlatha they will be high above the Kingdom's height, Prolegomena 155 . sliab Sióin ina d.¤ uasu, LB 157b35 . gan mheath cnuais ar choll ndatha | . . . | . . . ar gach dionn, Content. xxx § 19 .

(b) fortified hill, walled or fortified town, citadel, stronghold: a ṅdind suthul á nomen gl. oppidum Suthul, Sg. 63a13 . D.¤ Map Lethain. . . . .i. Dūn Maic Liathain, Corm. Y 883 . D.¤ Tradui .i. dūn tredūi, 883 . Babilōin d.¤ rochumtaig Nīn, ZCP iii 18.33 . d.¤ dianid ainm Ilia, TTr. 1014 ( LL 231a9 ). dochum denna ┐ rigimscingi Príaím, 1845 ( LL 241b ). Toghail dénna Arimin annso sís, CCath. 382 . iar n-indriud in denda, BB 424a41 . rig-dinn Bresail Bregamain, Metr. Dinds. ii 80 . ar na dindaib rocumdaiged leo i nErinn, Lec. 576a6 . gur gabsat dí chathair déc dia ndinndaib (or for dind[g]naib?) dithoghlaidi, ZCP i 398 . breó dar dinna a torch over fortresses, AFM an. 898 = AU 902 (poem). d.¤ betha the world (lit. the fortress of the world): nocon fhuair for d.¤ betha acht tri locha, LL 5b35 (`on the fort of Bith', Leb. Gab.(i) 62 ). Cf. d.¤ domuin, SR 866 . Fig. of a person a citadel, an eminence, a towering figure: d.¤ oc libur leigdocht he was an eminence in the book of the law (of C.C.) .i. no forcanad libru rechta co clethi, ACC § 27 . Drongach Doile d.¤ gaile, Rawl. 85a1 . an dionn eagnaid is geal gníomh, Ó Bruad. ii 136 . Of a notable event climax: Dinda na Tāna so sis .i. Caladgleo Cethirn, Fīacalgleō Fintain, etc., TBC-I¹ 2747 .

(c) stead, notable place: na tri dinna .i. Síd in Broga ┐ Duma na nGiall ┐ Dun Crimthain, Dinds. § 3 ( RC xv 291 ). do dindaib Ua ṅAmalgaid annso .i. Carnn Amalgaid ┐ Tir Amalgaid ┐ Fearsad Threisi, Dinds. § 135 (RC xvi). hi maig Find . . . mórtha d.¤ the spot was ennobled, Metr. Dinds. iii 394 .

(d) mansion, court: dinna na n-ingen . . . for fiarláit in dúnaidh, ZCP i 372 . bit cethra dinna anorcha acu soin, 368 .

(e) pinnacle, peak: eclais iar na cúmtach o cholomnaib ┐ o dinnaib ardaib, LB 159a57 . no foghluaisiond . . . dar dendaibh agus dar droibelaibh, TBC-LL¹ 5620 (Stowe).

(f) In nn. loc., see Hog. Onom.

(g) Used figur. in amplificative sense foll. by gen. of definition: bid bláith do deog a d.¤ chuirn from a mighty goblet (?), Ériu iv 106.8 . d.¤ chuirn, ACL iii 307 § 20 . ? conusaicet in scoith ndimoir | d.¤ comart[h]a tire tarngire a prominent sign (?) (of the land of promise) (but see below under compds.), ZCP x 410 . sé 's a drúth, ba d.¤ dīrmma a striking cavalcade, BColm. 88. 19 .

(h) as adj. agreeable, pleasant : dinn .i. aibhinn, O'Dav. 735 . d.¤ .i. cnoc no uasal nó aibind , Lec. Gl. 83 . dinn .i. aibind , Stowe Gl. 69 . sephainn co grinn ceol (sic leg., coel, text) nglain ṅgil | bái a thoirm d.¤ fo secht nimib, SR 2160 . na sáraig Samuel fáith find | congab grad núalnar náebdind, 6026 . ? dá fagur tairisi dind, Celtica xiii 12.203 .

Compds. ¤bile a lofty old tree: ronfáema ar dinnbile (of Christ), SR 8223 . a rí na ríg, is tú mo dín mo dinnbile, IT iii 41 . ¤brat a mighty cloak (?): cet each ndonn ndindbrataibh (dínbhrataibh, LL). BB 278b16 . ¤chomartha a prominent sign: gur ferad cith cruaid-ger cloithnechta dinncomartha ármuigh dferaib Erend (cf. MR 236 where O'Don. from another MS. reads, probably rightly, d'innchomarta), LL 410b7 . ¤chor: a mighty setting forth (?), a great enumeration (?): ni fail do dainib . . . | nech thucas tria dindchur de | na fail d'ingnud lam rígse, SR 335 . ¤fher a notable man: Dímman derrit d., Gorm. June 27 . ¤fhogal plundering of fortresses (?): mór . . . leath-truim díth is dionn-fhoghla, Keat. Poems 996 . ¤gére: ar a d., IT iii 189 . ¤mall (?): dognith la Finnbarr . . . cumtach d. daigfethal, SG 84.37 . ¤mór: dia fúair deg-raind dindmóir | i crích Sengaind a noble share of strong places (?), Metr. Dinds. iii 298 . ¤ogam fortress-ogham (technical gramm. term): dinnogam .i. aicme bethi .i. Bruiden, Lifi, Femin, Scolae, Nemthend, Auraic. 5687 . ¤orc[h]aill: Donadhach dindorcaill a noble protection (?), AFM i 516 . ¤roga: a high choice, something noble or pre-eminent: mac fial Finnloga . . . | dim (leg. dia?) cech dindrogha dliges `to whom is due every choice honour', Lism. L. 3470 . ¤shenchas history of notable places (lit. hill-lore), topography, legendary lore: inn eól dúib a d.? LL 152b9 . feib adfét in súidi snas, | is desin a d., Metr. Dinds. ii 44 . ba suithe in cach dindsenchas, LU 657 (ACC). friscomarca filed .i. duili berla ┐ dínshenchus ┐ primscéla hÉrend, IT iii 50 . is cuman lim . . . dindsenchas clainne Adaim, LL 376b35 . d. na cnocc ┐ na tulach, Acall. 4788 . re táib dindsenchais cach cnuic, 2436 . dubláidi dindshenchais dait, Metr. Dinds. iii 20 . nobiad aici a fhis dindsheanchais cach inaid sund, YBL 195a20 . a shenchaidhi . . . na fhochair ┐ sé ag déanamh dinnshenchais na criche reimhe dho, ITS v 28 .

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n In scribal errors for tír: dir .i. talam, ACL iii 139 (gl. from Cath Crinda). adraid ainm ind rig . . . | rodelb d.¤ n-oibeng hErend, LL 10b45 (= tir aibind , BB 33b29 ). ? treabhsad Moghaidh rí rothecht | for dir domain dia ndricead, BB 37a20 .

domain

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Forms: doimin, domun, domna, domnaib, domnu, domna, doimniu, dóimne

adj Also doimin. domun, Ériu ii 5.12 . n pl. domna, LL 117b18 . d pl. domnaib, Lec. 189b14 , 29 . Compar. domnu, Hy. v 18 ( Thes. ii 248.3 ). ? domna, Metr. Dinds. ii 26.15 . Usually doimniu (-e).

I Adj. i

(a) deep: air ind loith domuin for the deep mud, Ml. 60a6 . ni bu d.¤ , Thes. ii 348.26 (gl. ní bo ances, Hy. v 85 ). (Of hell) is ísel tra ┐ is d.¤ a sudigud, RC iv 254.21 . arrecat abaind let[h]ain nád bo d.¤ ara cind, ix 482 . tar aibind d.¤ , Laws iv 126.19 Comm. ar in muir ndomuin ndilennda, KMMisc. 315.31 . sreabh nár dhomhain (: omhain), 3 C 12, 409.3 . cuas domhain, TSh. 2526 . lethan-chlais lán-domhain, AFM vi 1896.6 . rug leis ós cionn deirce doimhne é, Eochairsg. 115.39 . gléasfaid duit féin leabaidh domhain (i.e. a grave), Keat. Poems 358 . Béal Essa Ruaidh is doimhin cóst, 349 . ata an tobar domhain, John iv 11 . creácht cabhanach d.¤ , 3 C 19, 24vb22 . pl. lathach[a] dóimne tuilbréna, FA § 30 LB ( IT i 190.26 ). i nglennaib doimnib, ib. i clúsalaib duba dóimne . . . íchtair ifirnd, PH 8245 . co srothaib fota fír-dóimne, 8311 . for glenntaib doimnib, 8293 . sáidte doimhne doleighis, SG 339.15 . na gona doíghne, CF 88 (Eg.). i lochthiprataibh lándoimnibh, MR 102.4 . .xxx. coire domhin, LB 130b39 . tonna doimhne díleannda, 3 C 12, 429.17 . as na hionadhaibh doimhne (= de profundis), TSh. 4281 . 'na nduibh-néallaibh doimhne, 2077 . Compar. domnu murib deeper than seas, Hy. v 18 . ní domnu ni muir `nothing is deeper than the sea', Thes. ii 248.3 . inber bud domni a cheili, CRR § 25 . go mbia an loit níos doimhne . . . ná croicheann a fhéola, Levit. xiii 3 . Adv. dognīther an clais co d.¤ , ZCP viii 560.26 . cuir 'sa crecht gu domuin ar na nige, 24 B 3, 87.1 . In n.loc.: i nGlenn d.¤ , TBC-LL¹ p. 650 . i n-imsligi Glindi Domain, p. 651 . Of eyes deep-set, sunken: batir domna dubderga a dí shúil, LL 117b18 . suile doimne maille re gluasacht imda, 23 P 10, 78 . na suile co domuin asteach, 50 . Possibly in meaning high in: a ttemplaibh doimni marmoir, 3 C 19, 91 va 35 .

Compds. ¤chirrtha: dorus . . . domhuinchiorrtha (of a wound), ML 88.19 . ¤loiscthe: tinneanas tineadh . . . domhain-loisgthe, ML 114.4 . ¤lot deep wound: don lig uamha an domhain-luit, 3 C 13, 860.6 . ¤tairnem: Fir Domnann ō domain-toirnem na hūiri isna bolcaib (i.e. raising the earth from a depth), ZCP x 163.21 = domhan-toirneadh, ITS xli 30 § 295 .

(b) Fig. profound, intense, thoughtful, etc. : cech recht rodomain, ZCP ix 452.26 . grian ar bhfis is dál domhain `the bottom of my knowledge is a deep thing', Content. xxiv 6 . beannughadh doimhin duit (opening line of a poem), O'Gr. Cat. 394 n. 2 . ré croidhe domhain, Psalms lxiv 6 . codlad rodomain a naimsir ainiomcubaidh (a cause of headache), 3 C 19, 61va31 . go dtéighid na drochnósa so comh domhain sin is an anam, Donlevy pref. xix 20 . smuaintighthi foluigheacha doimne, 3 C 19, 81va32 . Note also: ni tacair denum domuin dind soscélu to make a mystery of, Wb. 13a21 . Compar. atteoch frit do deshe[i]rc | as doimne innā fairggi, ZCP viii 232 § 10 . ? sochtsat, duba domna (domnu, v.l.) de the deeper sorrow, Metr. Dinds. ii 26.15 .

II As subst. bottom, floor (of a vat, the sea, etc.); depth, depths: ní frith d.¤ isin dabaig .i. más, Fél. 244.23 . co dommain lestair, Mon. Tall. § 74 . (of a pot or vessel) lethet a bela co d.¤ , Laws v 40.19 Comm. tar d.¤ an dercu over the bottom of the hole, RC xii 86 § 92 . fó d.¤ in tsrotha depths , CCath. 192 . dorala d.¤ in mara etrum ┐ hé, Acall. 6064 . berid in gaeth tri longa ele i ndomuin in mara, Aen. 257 . rotionnlacadh í a ndomhain an fhásaigh into the depths of the wilderness, Ériu v 168.84 . memuid domuin carpait P. the floor (?) of P.'s chariot broke, Trip.² 2280 . In follg. ex. perh. height: co domun dringthiar he climbed to the height (of heaven), ACC 68 ( RC xx 262 ).

? drud

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ind Iuchdan cerd do chuain claidfhind | cet-roderg d.¤ atfeidim | is dia engnom og aibind | roberbad or in-Erind, Lec. 564b43 = ced roderg durd adfedhaim, BB 37b6 .

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Forms: fed, fot, n-ed, ed, ed, fed, n-ed, ed, edaib

n n, later m., also with prosthetic f, fed, probably under the influence of fot. n s. a n-ed , FB 18.19 . ed, Auraic. 1470 . cf. in t-ed , Metr. Dinds. iv 82 . fed, Auraic. 4575 . Anecd. i 30 . a s. in n-ed , TBC-LL¹ 1050 . d s. ed, FB 73 . a p. (?) eaga, Acall. 5993 n. d p. edaib, SR 7238 . Leb. Gab.(i) i 128 .A space, distance, interval (between two points of space or time); extent, length:

(a) of space:

(a) ed: mod .i. mo a ed i n-airde `greater its distance upwards' Auraic. 1470 (= mo a fedh, 4575 ). [e]adh itir gach da bunchur `a space between every two bands' Laws iv 76 Comm. dessid and ed bec ón rót, Metr. Dinds. iv 348 . condechaidh edh fada úadib, Moling § 67 . ro dibraic saigid a fidbaic...co ndechaid uad re hed, TTebe 2583 . son a gotha...go ceann cuic ced decc ceimend...eadh ba reil BCC § 62 = Fél. June 9 n. (possibly the word here is the neut. pron.). co rothocba th'arm ed lama uas a n-armaib seom, RC xxiv 200 . is ed is laithrind do mogaid ead a láime...uad ar cach leth the radius of his (outstretched) arm Laws iii 178 Comm. nistárraid acht ed inn urchuir etarru could only get to within a stone's-throw of them RC xxii 393.5 . nis tarraid acht ed n-urchair, 393.17 . edh urchuir, CCath. 5815 . gu nach raibe acht edh imagallma etarra till they were within speaking-distance Ériu viii 20 . techit ead radaircc forsin fairgi `as far as eye can reach' Trip. 476 . Ériu iv 142 . LB 152a33 . co facatar edh a forcsi ┐ a radairc don muig, CCath. 4964 . 3541 . o duruacht edh forcsena for longphort Cesair when he had reached a spot where he could survey C.'s camp 5427 . (of a ship) ni ro airis cur ro tomais eadh a taeibi a comfocraib na cairrcci drew up alongside D IV 2, 74[64]rb 26 . adbal ead a n-ulcan-som the length of their beards MR 184 . miliu troiged a eudh et aontroigh a lethiutt, Aisl. Tond. 98 . berid ed di, ó gets beyond, passes, takes the lead of: berid long G. edh foda dib fochetoir, Aen. 993 . berid N. ead foda uaidibh, 1047 . Cf. IGT, Decl. ex. 752 (see also below under (b)). nach béaraidh neach dhínn eadh an ordlaigh dar ais will not retreat an inch ML 102.28 .

Cf. ní ḟail ar bith, buan in t-ed | óen-ḟer... rosroised | cúairt in choire... | a hur co hor ri hóen-mís, Metr. Dinds. iv 82 . iffern na n-ed, ZCP iv 235.17 .

(b) fed: a fad 's a fedh, Anecd. i 30 . berim lim, fa hanba in fedh, go Druim Ibair ib. fead trichad cét...d'ḟeronn, Ériu i 126 . fedh na láime don lúirig, Anecd. i 30 . fedh laime laich do crann craisighi, ZCP vi 280.23 . Acall. 6036 n. (= fat láma l. text). Dán Dé xxix 14 . feadh a chuilg... | uaidh síos gusna saoirḟearaibh the space of his sword's length... between him and the freemen TD 9.12 (= fad a...loinne TD ii 228 ). téid...feadh naoi dtonn san muir amach, Keat. ii 1315 . atá faoi feadh O Maine the extent of Hy Many is under him Ériu v 64 . feadh amhairc ón mhúr `just in sight of the rampart' TD 8.9 ; 20.30 . Adverbially, with or without prep., throughout, to the extent of, all over (with ref. to movement or position): a lán féinneadh feadh an tighe, TD 11.17 . feadh Banbha, 16.1 . Keat. iii 1733 . ar f., for f.: gabhais for fedh na fairrge fared across the sea BNnÉ 4.33 . tír ...sruth fora fedh a river running through it Marco P. 19.68 . co cluintighi ar fedh na cathrach gair na clocc, ZCP vi 284.24 . TD 11.15 . TSh. 5573 . dochuaid do degtáscsa...ar fed na talman, SG 262.7 . do rachdaois...ar ḟeadh nUladh TD 7.26 (ar f. U. v.l.). ar gcur gach tíre ar feadh fúthaibh after completely subduing every territory 11.31 . go dtáinig saithe do chuileógaibh ar feadh na Fraingce, TSh. 9743 .

Cf. cach ed no téged, TBC-I¹ 1925 = cach ed immateiged TBC-LL¹ 2585 (wherever he went?). do-luid Eochaid Ainchend ead | ...do chuindgid ingine in rig, Lec. 608a12 = LL 375a28 .

(b) met., of extent, quantity, value, etc.

(a) is réil as ind ed fil etorro from the distance (i.e. difference in value) between them FB 73 . Esp. in phr. berid ed di, ó, surpasses (see above): 'co adrad... | ro huc hed do cach ardríg surpassed all kings in pursuing it (sc. wisdom) SR 7040 . a n-ed ruc do chéli do ócaib domoin ar gaisciud as much as thy husband surpasses the world's warriors in valor FB 18.19 . ruc Créidhi... | edh urchair do mnáibh Eireann, Acall. 817 . re dosbile bereas eaga o fidhbaid 5993 n .

(b) ar fedh mo dhithchill to my utmost endeavour Ériu v 166.49 . ar feadh a nearta `accordying to his abilitie' Carswell 156 . similarly: go feadh ar nearta, 216 . gach uile papa dia ttainic...go fedh da papa ar fichit, Fl. Earls 148.25 . (of the patriarchs:) as iad tra sin amháin do bhí ullamh glan dochum a faicsena acht go fedh Críosd dá bhfuasgladh ó cháin an tseinpheacaidh, ┐ d'osgladh dhorais na bethadh siórdhaidhe rompa léna bhás, Ó Héodhusa 60 z .

(c) of time, space, interval, duration, period ; eadh .i. aimsior, O'Cl. :

(a) tarasatar edh ciana...oc imṡelladh a cheili, LL 402b24 (= TTr.² 499 ). Contribb. 365.3 . ed deich mbliadan, MacCarthy 174 = LL 128a38 . eadh ┐ cairde do lecud do fri hiaraidh in sceoil, ACL iii 4 . nir dhamh eadh na hosadh doibh, Aen. 2148 . nocha bhfidir neach ... | a bhfuighe ón bhás... | dá ré eadh na haithrighe time for repentance Dán Dé v 6 . do cosc a raith eadh oili for another space (of time) Ériu iv 114 . Adverbial acc.: a n-ed ba beo ba huamnach as long as he lived SR 3896 . 5260 . inhed bethi sin dithrub, 4062 . anhed, 4109 . bam cú-sa...inn ed sam (connice sin St. colléic Y) during that time TBC-LL¹ 1050 . eadh risa ngebad a paider for as long as it would take to say his paternoster ZCP i 66 . ma robatar tall [e]adh risi toirse a tabairt (amach) for as long as would suffice for bringing them out Laws iv 86 Comm. In pl. rí roreraig...iar n-edaib do Ezechiam | cóic bliadna déc... do forcraid fora saegul who extended Hezekiah's life... according to periods (?) SR 7238 . da ched bliadna iar n-edhaibh | iar Neimedh... | co ngaibset Fir Bolcc | Ere, Leb. Gab.(i) i 128 . In these exx. iar n-edaib appears to mean as regards spaces (of time); cf. Heriu aibind iar n-eadhaibh, BB 36b35 = Lec. 564a .

fri (re) hed for a time; while, during, at the hour of: for Érinn rop ḟiach fri hed, Metr. Dinds. iv 248 . fo diamair re hedh do bi, Fél. Dec. 11n. daronsat sīth...etoro fri hed, Cog. 58.25 . ro airgis a ndún re headh, 80.24 . do bai ac aitreb inti re hedh, YBL 160b28 . Acall. 370 . ZCP viii 108 . da bfinnadh... | gomadh rē ḟada a shaeghul | nacha dingnadh maith re headh | nogo tisadh do deredh he would put off well-doing for a while ZCP vii 301 . ní thug dá mhnaoi a ḟios re headh did not reveal himself at once GF, Ir. Monthly 1919, 510 . ní chuimhnigh...ní dá bhfuil uathaibh re headh `do not remember what hath long been owing to them' TD 9.36 . am slat chroimcheannach re headh, Ir. Monthly 1920, 52 . fuaradar a n-álgas don eing re headh have had their will of the land for some time O'Gr. Cat. 466 . caidhe an t-easpag...do thiocfadh...do bhaisteadh Uladh re headh then (?) Arch. Hib. i 92 . ro ferudar comrac...re hedh ┐ re hathaig, ZCP vi 29.34 . Acall. 1694 . as nertmar [sic K; mertmar H ; leg. mert mar ?] do marbhadh re hedh n-athgoirid uile iad within a very short time ITS v 88.10 . CCath. 5712 . re headh ┐ re hathoidh do lō for a part of the day or during the day ZCP x 283 y . ar mbeith duinn mar sin re hedh uaire don ló do chaithemh tarla solus chugainn, BNnÉ 49.31 . fri ed mbliadna during a year FB 34 . re hedh na hoidche Acall. 1234 . TTebe 4133 . 4903 . CCath. 4393 . brat geal re headh an Ḟaíligh | sgáoilidh slat gheal fá a ghúaillibh IGT, Decl. ex. 810 . re headh n-óil at feasting time GF, Ir. Monthly 1919, 106 . ó'd-chonnairc ann ingen an t-aonmacaomh...tuc grádh a hanma ré hedh na huaire sin dó gave him her love forthwith RC xxix 120.7 . re headh na maidne at morn ZCP x 280.23 ( = ra húair na maitne TBC-LL¹ 3176 ).

(b) is é feadh bís ag tobairt a cúrsa .i. seacht lá fichead, etc. (of the moon), O'Gr. Cat. 323.14 . ní faide nó feadh leathuaire dobhámar annsin, Ériu i 91 . feadh éanuaire an lásoin linn, TD 11.23 . Adverbially, fed, an f., ar f. (ḟ.) during, for the period of; whilst: bí 'na comnuide fedh na sechtmaine, Maund. 113 . ag ól fedh an láei, 123 . Ériu v 54 . fuarus...cennus Éirenn...fedh bliadhna, ACL iii 305 . TD 7.25 . dá raibh tú re M...feadh ar gcogaidh do chlaochlódh `while our dispute lasts' TD 15.55 . gan anmhain 'na bun feadh a bheatha, TSh. 9132 . an fedh anfuidhi anbar pecthaib ni fuil ecla acainne romaib, Maund. 123 . TSh. 1255 . an feadh do bhaoi an tuile ag tocht TD 7.41 . ML 34 . er fead na bethadsa, PH 7667 . 7389 . ar ḟedh na himghona, IGT, Decl. ex. 864 . do bhattar mar sin ar fedh an chorguis, BNnÉ 70 . ní chodail neach | ar feadh aonuaire i n-éineacht for one hour at a stretch TD 41.5 . bí duilbhir ar feadh bhfleidhe, 15.44 . síoth...ní choingéamais | ar feadh an abhra d'iadhodh we would not keep peace during the twinkling of an eye 2.57 . air feadh móimeinte, Proverbs xii 19 . ní ro faccbattar (fo cenn ṡecht lá ndécc) énmhac Saxanaigh gan...ionnarbadh eiste...┐ ní mō ro ḟáccaibhsiot ar fedh na ree cédna...caislen...gan cur i seilbh Iarla D., AFM vi 2082.2 . ar an bfead so during this time Ériu i 87 n. 6.

fri (re) f.¤ : re fedh ar n-atheccmaisi during our second absence BNnÉ 50.27 . a dhá chaomthach re feadh bfaghla his two comrades on a foray Studies 1919, 75 . re feadh an laoi ná labhair, Dánta Gr. 39.37 .

go f.¤ , until; as far as: nī thug in rī audiens go fedh trī lā dō, Fl. Earls 24.3 . tainic...a ttīr go fedh ēn-oidque amhāin `landed for one night' 240.13 .

Cf. ise a gliccus do foir sinne i fedh o [v.l. a] tamaidne ann sud, Fier. 187 .

airim Find in fed dia fuil | sechtmain ar mís is bliadain (in reply to: ca ḟat ó thesta...Find ?) Acall. 5343 (`Finn's computation how long he is' SG ii 231 ).

(d) a unit of spatial measurement:

(a) tricha edh remhet in crainn sin ┐ .ccc. eadh a airde, Fél. Dec. 11 n. Dinds. 34 . Metr. Dinds. iv 242 .

(b) feadh a fathom Kirk , s. bannlamh = ACL iii 149. 106 . is e airde mūir in droichit .i. .xx. fedh `ells' Fier. 109 . eirgidh se .ii. fedha déc os talam ib. (cuic troigthe déc, .u. cubait déc v.l.). atá dhá fhichid fiodh air áirde ann agus deich bhfiodha ar leathad a chuirp, ITS xxiv 6.20 .

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