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2 ág

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Forms: ag, t-agh, áig, ága, ág, n-ag, ágaib, ágh

n o and u, m. a s. ag, SR 4814 . an t-agh , Feis Tighe Chonáin 1811 . g s. ind áig , LU 2812 . inn ága , TBC-LL¹ 3056 . d s. ág, Wb. 25a3 . g p. na n-ag (: Colmán), Rawl. 163a6 . d p. ágaib, SR 4688 . ágh m. IGT Decl. § 38 , § 96 .

(a) fight, battle, contest: cen á.¤ n-ergarb, SR 2014 . ic mórad chath ┐ chongal ┐ áig, MU² 11 . do diogail a aigh et a irgla ar in Donn C., TBC-LL¹ 6175 . nā hinguib nā hindsaig ágh do not avoid or seek strife, ZCP vi 272 § 10 . gan rún troda gan triall n-áigh, TD 26.40 . a haithle an ágha, 10.42 . fir marbha d'athghuin san ágh, IGT Decl. ex. 1115 . Dia Domhnaig déis an ágha / bhearfas Dia breith an bhrátha Armageddon(?), Celt. Rev. x 133.22 . ollband ága mebaid / for Domnall mac Aeda, LL 182b48 ( Arch. Hib. ii 60 § 22 ). do mhnaoi do cinneadh d'agh é was doomed to strife because of a woman (of Troy), DDána 119.23 . tar cheann a bhreith d'aitheas áidh / le Feardiadh, Miscell. Celt. Soc. 374.9 . ar luas a n-ádh nó a n-égin, Miscell. Celt. Soc. 372.19 . samhail síl Anmchadha an áigh, DDána 85.35 . ?saig brot n-áig forsan echraid, MU² 253 . ro claitti a n-uaga ága soldiers' graves, Metr. Dinds. iv 342.4 . Fig. in phr. referring to warriors: imscarad da aidlen áig na Asia , LL 243b26 ( TTr. 1997 ). da rind aga ┐ urlaimi, Cog. 56.24 . rinn áigh caithfhréimhe Ó gCuinn, DDána 79.21 .

(b) prowess, valour: a á.¤ a gal a gaisced, LU 8449 ( FB 30 ). hUa A. . . . is a h-agh ┐ echt . . . indister ann so, MR 100.1 . d'úaisli ┐ d'āgh ┐ d'orbert, ZCP viii 111.12 . méaraidh m'fheidhm ┐ m'ágh, ML 100.17 . int aenduine . . . roba mo ag ┐ engnam, Ann. Conn. 1306.2 . drong F. nar bh' olc n-áigh, DDána 90.11 . rem n-aga (cheville), LU 3602 ( SCC § 30 ).

aidlenn

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Forms: faidhlenn, aidhlenn, aidle

n [ā, f.] . faidhlenn, aidhlenn (-gh- v.l.) f. IGT Decl. § 12 . Perh. orig. aidle, g s. -enn, Zimmer, KZ xxx 101 ff. See also Vendr. Lex.

Hook or rack for holding weapons (esp. the `sleg' or 'gae`): roir dam . . . x faidlenda (.i. alcainge co n-imdenum) fo a ngaiscedhuibh, Ériu ii 5.5 . cuna fargaib sleg ar aidlind ná sciath ar berraidi ná claideb ar alchaing i Temair, MU² 495 . ra coraigit / . . . a slega fora n-adlennaib, LL 12965 . co torchratar na gascid dia n-adlennaib, 13777 . gan tocbail airm da aidlind, Irish Texts ii 8.16 . a bheith aonaidhche ar aidhlinn (of a sword), TD 19.8 . ga tuagh is uaisle aidhleann? IGT Decl. ex. 1094 . bráon fola úadh ar aidhlinn / fogha glainṡlim rúadh Raghnuill, ex. 532 . Extended use: gur tuittetar tiagha liubhar Erenn . . . da n-aidhlennaibh so that the satchels of the books of Ireland fell from their racks, Mart. Don. 234.5 . ro fuirmistar ar glan aiglind sceith `boss', MR 234.3 . i cluasaidlind (sic leg.) cathbairr (some projecting part of the helmet covering the ear), MR 298.22 . nach taighlim na trí ceardcha / do shní fhaighlinn mh'aigeanta `wears away the armoury of my mind', Ir. Review 1913, 594 § 4 . Fig. of warriors: a.¤ gaiscid na fiannaigachta hero, Laud 610, 141a2 (Plummer MS. notes). imscarad da a.¤ aíg na Asia , LL 243b26 ( TTr. 1997 ). taoiseach treabh aidhleann airdgliadh, Ó Bruad. iii 54.2 . ropsat aidlenna aimdesa urscailti ar n-athchuma a n-anrad (of wounded warriors), MR 236.15 . scaradh rinn don aidhlinn úir (of a woman), Ó Bruad. iii 226.5 . dá gcuiread tu ar faghloinn féin / madh maol gearr, glacfair oilbhéim (to an old cloak), Hackett lvi 9 . co tracht-aidlennaib bar traiged (of the heel of the foot?), MR 176.z . a.¤ gualann top of the shoulder: co ránic aidlend a gualand, LL 8222 . fri aidleind a gualand, 8449 . fri eglend a da gualann, IT i 271.35 . as haighleannaibh iomdhoimhne . . . na n-oirear (of creeks or inlets), ML 44.27 .

airmaith

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adj (maith) very good: ecnaid ermaith cach dana, SR 2703 . Asia írmaith ar cach leth, LL 16176 .

Aissia

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nloc Asia : a críchaibh áilli Aissia, Ériu iv 112.2 . in Assia Bec Asia Minor, LL 16276 . ind Assia bec, TTr.² 1046 . lucht na Hassia Bicce, ITS xxxiv 166 § 102 . Albanus .i. ótá ind Albain airtherach isind Assia móir Albanus, i.e. from whom is named eastern Albania in Asia Major, Sex Aet. 75 § 25 .

1 aithne

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Forms: aitheanta, aichenta, aitheantadh, aithnighi

io, n. Later f. Vn. of ad-noí. In later lang. with dental inflexion in pl. n p. aitheanta, DDána 20.4 . aichenta, SG 16.32 . g p. aitheantadh, TSh. 9691 . Note also n p. aithnighi, ZCP vi 83.22 .

(a) Act of depositing, handing over, entrusting. In Laws used of the handing over or depositing of any object of value with another person apparently either for safe keeping or on loan; also of the object so handed over, abstract and concrete applications not being distinguished. ? atait secht treaba . . . ariscuille coir urnadhma a.¤ ar cia loiscear ni tuillit aithgin seven houses in which according to correct procedure for binding contracts a pledge may not legally be deposited(?), Laws v 160.2 . secht n-a.¤ . . . na dlegat a taisic seven deposits . . . which need not be returned, 190.13 . atait secht n-a.¤ . . . dlegait a taisic . . . a.¤ laime do laim etc. seven deposits which must be restored, 196.1 . na huile a.¤ uile ro haithnighedh do duine all the deposits which have been entrusted to him (= sét, 5 Comm.), ii 304.15 Comm. trian isan a.¤ naenuaire `for taking charge of property for one hour' (during a battle), iii 218.23 Comm. cidh fodera co fuil trian ar a na.¤ seo ┐ co na fuil acht dechmadh is na aithnibh aile? 220.3 Comm. cid fodera co na fuil acht leth fiach isin a.¤ so ┐ co fuil lan fiach isin na.¤ eile? 500.13 Comm. aithni láime . . . a.¤ sula . . . a.¤ tengad, O'D. 938 - 9 ( H 3.17, 659a ). ingairi an aithni, O'Curry 240 ( H 3.18, p. 135 ). an a.¤ do dena duine d'a cheile . . . da ndechad amugha as ic do, O'Curry 302 (ib. p. 166). a slechtaib aithni . . . don tí da tugad ar oin no ar a.¤ , 2460 ( Eg. 88, fo. 37(38)c ). in cutruma . . . do ic o fir in tigi re fir na ha.¤ , O'D. 348 ( H 3.17, c. 268 ). corus aithni aracan fénechus, 938 ( H 3.17, c. 659a ). O'Dav. 692 . im oin ┐ im a.¤ ┐ im airlegad, Laws ii 280.4 Comm. sét óna no a.¤ , i 248.11 Comm.

In non-legal texts: a n-a.¤ gl. depositum, Sg. 66a26 . maraith sercc céin mardda a.¤ love remains as long as gifts (?) remain, Thes. ii xxii 1 . tri dorcha in betha: a.¤, ráthaiges, altrom `giving a thing into keeping', Triads 249 . trí a.¤ na dlegat taisec: a.¤ n-écuind ┐ ardneimid ┐ a.¤ fuirmeda, 157 . atcota aichne augra `giving in charge begets strife', RC xlv 63 § 17 ( Anecd. iii 11.13 ). aithnedh (a.¤, v.l.) tāinic ūad / ara rīsedh slān `the deposit that came from him' (i.e. the soul), Ériu iv 238 § 17 . cach n-aithni co coimdi every pledge is to be protected, ACL iii 228.73 . ba comrar aithni tuath ┐ ilcinel na h-uili Aissia it was a chest for the wealth of all the peoples and races of Asia (of a city), BB 444a32 . In cheville: dob olc an aithne, Content. xvi 70 . Of entrusting a person to another's care: dursan dam t'aithni dot aileamain . . . do mnui meblaig I am loathe to entrust you for nurturing to a treacherous woman, TTebe 2234 . do chaithfinn m'a.¤ d'Iosa I must commend myself to Christ, Dán Dé i 2 . sinn don aingeal gar n-a.¤ (i.e. Michael), DDána 99.44 .

(b) act of commanding, enforcing; command, behest: a a.¤ do cogad do dhenamh `exorting him to fight', Cog. 147 n.12 . ar a.¤ m'uachtráin at the behest of my superior, MS. Mat. 550.14 . cuiriss (viz. an pápa) a letrecha ┐ a a.¤ co n-a shēla mōr go priōir L., Fl. Earls 142.16 . ro thōcoibset na doctūiridhe de ier gcor a.¤ i n-a aghaidh against his orders(?), 144.18 . ní droch-a.¤ dhamh `it is not a bad principle of mine', Content. xviii 112 . Of enforcing payment of debt: rīg do aithne na fhīach, MacCongl. 45.25 . ? élud a.¤ athgabáil, Metr. Dinds. iii 18.224 (things not allowed during an assembly). In scriptural sense commandment: ga mhéud a.¤ ann? — deich n-aithenta, Parrth. Anma 2120 . tuccad na haithnedha do Móyci, Maund. 48 . crann na ha.¤ (the forbidden tree of Paradise), Dán Dé iii 6, 13 . mar do choill Éabha an a.¤ , DDána 6.8 . cúig a.¤ na heaguilse the five precepts of the church, Mac Aingil 3104 . cuirid fa a.¤ ar enjoins on: do cuir fa a.¤ orra dul isin oilen he enjoined on them to go to the island, ZCP xi 122.17 . cor chuir Dia fa a.¤ ar C.C. rí Alpan do denamh d'Aedhan, 126.11 . a cur fa a.¤ orra gan Cormac do chur docum bais, BCC 278.23 .

Alp

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pn the Alps: ind Etail sairdes Asia / Slíab Ailp eturru is Gallia, LL 16393 . fodes co Slíab nAilp, 16391 . tri srotha tecait a hAilp . . .sruth Réin . . . sruth Liguir i[s] sruth Ródain, 16403 . See Alpae.

anglond

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Forms: ánglond

n = 1 glond. In TTr. ánglond and in later language usually with lenited -g-.

(a) heroic deed, exploit: im anglonna fó, LU 6181 (TBC). ainble angluinne, TBC-LL¹ 5638 (angluinn v.l., Gloss.) dá ech Aenguis angluinne, SG 100.23 . co lín a.¤ , Metr. Dinds. iv 260.26 . is dund anglund sain fec[h]ta cath Cūla Meinde, ZCP viii 309.5 . a met a n-a.¤ ┐ a ṅgnimraid, Cog. 52.14 . In bad sense foolhardy act: fá anghlonn ioma re triath, ML 146.13 . anghlonn .i. gábhadh, O'Cl.

(b) champion, hero: testin fola na mmíled ┐ na n-a.¤ (sic leg. edd., ananglond, MS), LU 6439 ( TBC-I¹ 1926 where same dittography). in t-ánglond ┐ in t-ársid, LL 222b24 ( TTr. 399 ). ri ánglund ága na h-Asia .i. ri Hectair, 238a34 (ib. 1584 ). uair bá h-anghlonn ┐ ba tuairccnigh catha eisiumh, AFM vi 1876.12 . in t-anclund ┐ ind ail bratha, CCath. 2917 . imthūs in dā anglonn, ML² 2034 . an t-anghlonn . . . Osgar, Content. vi 128 . anradh ┐ anghluinn Gall ┐ Gaoidheal, ALC i 6.1 .

See angclú.

cáel

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Forms: cóil

adj I o, ā thin, slender, narrow and related meanings in a variety of applications. cóil gl. macer, Sg. 50a 24 ; exilis, Ml. 142c2 . Of the body and parts thereof: i corpán chóel, Fél. Ep. 386 . do grúadaib córaib cóilaib `haggard cheeks', Ériu iii 100 § 25c . tonn crocnaide cóil `emaciated skin', ii 56 § 10 . condernai iachtlaind cáil truaig di, RC viii 154.16 . guaille caoile, ZCP v 222.681 (Midn. Court). for a c[h]osaib cāelaibh, ZCP viii 196 § 23 . com caol, Keat. Poems 200 . As a nickname: Cobthach cael, MacCarthy 184 § 2 . Conall Cael, 402.3 . Of animals: ilar cruma cael clenchruind, SR 890 . cona muccaib cælaib, IT iii 243.11 . cail tuirc, YBL 174a10 ( SG 80.10 ). Of weapons, instruments etc. crann caol, DDána 106.11 . a chuilg chaoil, 119.29 . dá sgiain chaoil, Aithd. D. 53.14 . cliath cael, BB 365b42 . fuillem . . . na snaithiti caile, Laws v 380.20 Comm. do bhuain iall gcaol dá chonuibh, Aithd. D. 3.22 . slabhraidh cáola con, SGS iv 60 § 3 . Of writing: na seandaine ... nac fetaid litreacha caela da legad, Ir. Astr. Tr. 28.10 . ní eirgann sé caol ná reamhur neither upstroke nor downstroke succeeds with me, O'Gr. Cat. 110.25 . Of ways, paths etc.: caol gin gur cumhang an ród, DDána 3.8 . slighe chaol na córa, PBocht 4.5 . ferr in cosmail caol fodae, ZCP vii 311 § 15 (cf. coil cosmail .i. fithus carpait (a kenning), O'Gr. Cat. 91.6 ). drochet . . . c.¤ dóib ar thus he. lethan . . . fo deóid it is narrow for them at first, LU 2153 ( FA 22 ). ni cuma chael is fearr uirre (of a territory), Magauran 3054 . teacht caol ag deathaigh is dual, DDána 93.22 . Of garment: léine chaol thin, fine(?), Aithd. D. 3.4 . fer . . . / a léinidh cháeil chimhasbláith, IGT Decl. ex. 642 . Of sounds: go ngothaibh cáola cáoincheann `with the clear notes of the caoincheann', Ériu ix 168 § 43 . tabhthann caol na seannach seang, Hard. ii 238.x . guth suáimneach cáol `a still small voice', 1 Kings xix 12 . ar chrithribh caola caomhdhuan, Hackett² ix 4 . caelḟetugud na claideb, LL iv 32323 . caol .i. cail .i. gairm, O'Cl . sephain cogrinn coel ṅglain ṅgil, SR 2159 . In gramm., of consonants palatal, palatalized : dísbeagadh cáol no leathan, IGT Introd. § 113 . ag oireamhuin don fhocal bhíos roimhe bhíos an barr madh cáol no leathan é, § 149 . gach ainm iollraidh cáol ┐ a thochlughadh lethan, § 158 .

Miscellaneous applications in transferred senses: bud caol a (ar, v.l.) cumaing-ne our strength will be little, ZCP viii 207 § 39 . ar máthair nDé is caol mo chomaoin `poor my service of God's mother', PBocht 4.14 . mar ra-niad ní coimhshniomh caol / siad ar-aon ag coimhdhíol chliar `a generous cooperation', Magauran 2025 . gidh c.¤ do chrodh a chaillech few, IGT Decl. ex. 713 . an chuid chaol lesser piece, Butler Poems 111 . diet rocháol, 23 K 42, 5.21 . In phrase 'sa chenn ch.¤ : gur chuir an ceart sa cheann chaol / do chlaon leam tar a reacht ríogh `and put justice in a tight place(?)', Aithd. D. 84.14 and note. do sgoilt sé dar gceann an cíogh / níor bh'é ar ndíon is an gceann gcaol grudgingly(?) (see note to prec. ex.), 100.4 . ar ndul don mhaith san cheann chaol, LBranach 1142 `had become diminished', Notes.

Fine, nice, delicate, subtle, exact : coil ┐ cóim (of a speech), Sg. 26a10 . an chluas do ba caol tuigse so keen of perception, DDána 52.15 . naomh gan ní 'n-a ainbhios air / do ní aighneas caol cumair `makes a plea subtle and short', PBocht 14.40 . eagna chaol nar thagair go teann (of the Blessed Virgin), 2.31 . Adv. dá tuicter so co cael `if one understands accurately', O'Gr. Cat. 323.y . Of a drink: do sugh cael na n-uball fiad `subtle juice', O'Dav. 1299 .

Equative: ba cáilithir bas (a bridge), Aisl. Tond. 100.3 .

Compar.: cōile 'sa cōile, Corm. Y 262 . an té as caoile dochí an chóir `the clearer one doth see the light', Ó Bruad. i 188.x note. is caeli ┐ is cruaidhi (of sound), Auraic. 1481 .

II Subst.

(a) ní thuca in coil ngairit do not marry a short slender woman, ZCP viii 112.23 .

Usually as o-stem. (b) wattling : carr coíl. Críth G. 573 . udnocht coíl imbi, 102 . a meas ┐ a cael (products of the hazel), Laws iv 150.1 . cethri grinne . . . di choel, O'Curry 883 ( H 3.18, 395a ). a ch.¤ ┐ a mín in ḟeda, CRR 34 . a cael d'airgid (of a house), IT iii 195 § 34 . cōel fo tuighib d'itib én (of Mac ind Óc's house), ZCP viii 108.14 .

(c) clear sound(?): gáir ind uma a hucht in chroind / ar aen ┐ caīl in chind `along with the clear sound of the voice', Ériu xix 78 § 8 . caol .i. cail .i. gairm, O'Cl.

(d) narrow part of things, bodies, etc. : trí cóil ata ferr folongat in mbith: cóil srithide hi folldeirb etc., Triads 75 . im chael in chorthe . . . remur in chorthe, TBC-LL¹ 566 . da shleagh go g-caelaib a g-crann `to the narrow parts of their handles' MR 272.4 . Frequ. of the narrow parts of the human body: a chaoil, a leasrach, [a] mheadhuin, Eg. Gl. 147 . cor gerrastar coel in cuirp the neck, Cog. 194.15 . a caol na colla 'san muinēl, ZCP xiii 231.10 . a chrios do bhí timchioll a cháoil, 1 Kings ii 5 . tar caelaib corp a chéle, CF² 490 . ra ceṅglait da n-id im chailaib choss ankles, TBC-LL¹ 1923 . fuil caol cos, Rosa Angl. 28 § 11 . tar altaibh chaol na lámh knuckles, RSClára 68 § 4 . go caol gcolptha, O'Hara 4062 . gabhais . . . ar chael cruibh hí wrist, CF² 1387 . tuc buile . . . fā chaol a droma, Feis Tighe Chonáin 1674 . fa chaol a mhuinil, Atlantis iv 176.24 . fá chaol a chuim, Keat. ii 5116 . cengal na gcúig gcaol, 3474 i.e. wrists, ankles, neck. fa singe an fear ná caol con, A. Ó Dálaigh lv 4 .

(e) strait, narrow; `stream flowing through a marsh', O'Don. Suppl.: iomraiset . . . gusan ccael ccuarchumhang baoi forsan loch strait, Hugh Roe² 30.24 (fo. 9a) . caol fairrge an inlet of the sea, Beatha S. F. 2045 . iomlochtadh ar caol Locha Febail, AFM v 1788.20 . etir Palestina ┐ cóel na Siria, Rawl. 71b31 . dia roás in cóel (of the Boyne), Metr. Dinds. iii 100.13 . Ceann Tuirc na gcaolta `of the marshy plains', O'Rah. 214.x . For use in nn. loc. see Hog. Onom. Fig. tug mo chroidhe a ccáol chumhang, Butler Poems 282 `has constricted my heart`, Gloss.

Compds. Compds. where c.¤ is used merely or mainly for alliteration are not listed. In Corp. Astron. c.¤ has the sense of Lat. sub, somewhat , e.g. puisínidhe caol-reamhra, 78.28 . gruag . . . caol-chasta, 64.28 . With adjj. cosa caol-árda, ML 120.9 . E. Cael-buide, BNnÉ 312 § 1 . i ccuasaibh caolchumhguibh cloch, BS 17 . Cōildubh (n.pr.), ZCP viii 293.4 . re tíghe gach ceatha chaoil-eadraime, ML 128.27 . cailli caelfhota, Auraic. 5137 (cailf., LL 5034 ). an geimreadh gaothach chaol-fuacht (leg. -ḟuar), Corp. Astron. 64.9 . ba h-iomramh chríon-luinge, chaoil-ísle, ML 82.1 . in fear caílti `slender warm', Duan. F. ii xxxvi 35 .

With adjj. derived from nouns: a Dhubh chaílbhléanach slender-groined , IGT Decl. ex. 789 . echlach ... caelchichech, YBL 177a12 . i tig . . . cāilḟinnach, Bruchst. i 33 § 75 ( IT iii 49 § 89 ). coilér . . . caelreangach, CF² 680 . tar an ccarcair ccumhaing ccaolródaigh, AFM vi 2198.9 .

With nouns: cruas croidhe ┐ caolagarthaighe quibbling, Luc. Fid. 2233 . biaidh caol-aicídeacha air slight diseases(?), Corp. Astron. 140.6 . gan caolbháidh, Duan. F. ii 138 § 49 . gur comroinn an croidhe . . . don choílbéim sin, CF² 962 . alma chōelbō `herds of lean kine', Ériu ii 24 § 5 . dá caoilbhreis of its slender abundance, Hackett² li 28 . Caelchéis (name of a harp), LL 22020 . See caílchenn. cáolchoill ḟoghadh san ursoinn, IGT Decl. ex. 454 . inna coilchomæ gl. intestinorum, Sg. 49b18 . See cáeldruimm. níor chaoileang bheag it was no narrow strip, Keat. ii 3336 . da chaelesna, Acall. 4783 . nocha caelḟal cranna / meic Coelan, Gorm. Nov. 16 . caelḟetugud na claideb ica tarruṅg a trúallaib, LL 32323 ( TTr. 1512 ). ? atriplex agrestis .i. cael feadh nó feithleog, ACL i 335 § 60 (perh. leg. c.¤ feadha). fuair a caoilḟiodh a sháith shaoir wattling (of a building), DDána 119.35 . do chleithibh ┐ do chaoilfhíodhraidh, ML 76.1 . rap imscothad chaíl chaílḟorgnama, LL 32534 ( TTr. 1734 ). ní hoireamh go caol-fhód, Dánfhocail 241 `the last sod turned up by the plough at the end of a furrow', Gloss. craobh caoilfreime `of graceful stock', Arch. Hib. i 95 § 1 . caelglais slender stream, BDD² 830 . occa ndiubhraccad . . . a coelghunnadhaibh . . . ┐ a muscaéitibh, Hugh Roe 180.23 (fo. 46a) . bressmac nad char cōelgus, Ält. Ir. Dicht. i 40.20 . Orthanach hua Caellama, Rawl. 88b49 . a dhá caolmhala, Hackett² xxiii 36 . fa'n caelmuine `to the dense shrubbery', MR 236.1 . 'san chaolmhuir . . . scaras an Eoruip ┐ an Asia ré chéile, Keat. ii 477 . d'fhírrinn chaoilphinn chuirr, DDána 49.13 . caelsnaithi óir, Acall. 382 . isin chaeltráig, 4690 . caol-tuir (of the pyramids), TSh. 5607 .

With noun giving adj.: i bpríosún . . . caolbhord na M., Hackett² xliv 4 . ech . . . coelchos, LU 8665 ( FB 50 ). a carcuir chorcra ch[a]oilleabthadh chliabhchumhaing, Celtica xiii 40.1 . a gunnadhaibh ceirtdírghe caolradhairc, Hugh Roe² 228.18 (fo. 58a) .

With verb: ¤-ibid: 's nach ccaoilibhid cuirm, O'R. Poems 672 `drink in a stinting fashion', Gloss.

comairdirc

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adj (airdirc) equally (very) renowned or well-known; very famous: intan is comurdraic in air ┐ in molad, O'Curry 1878 ( 23 P 3, 21 (23)b ). comorrdirc fri hErind ollguirm / ainm meic Domnaill, IT iii 7 § 6 (comairdirc, v.l.). comoirrdeirc Asia re hUlltaib, Stud. Hib. iv 61 § 3 . cath crodha comoirderc, ALC i 10.14 .

comṡochraite

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n (sochraite): comṡochraiti na huli Asia , LL 32576 `equal army ', TTr. 1778 .

con-ranna

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Forms: -roinni, comrannaid, comrann, comroinnte

v (rannaid) Also -roinni. Later comrannaid.

(a) divides, makes a division between, apportions : conrandad cindta . . . í nde, Laws iv 108.12 . con-raindfet búaid fir eturru, BDD² 1346 . co rocomroinddis dóib tellach Temrach should partition for them, Ériu iv 126. z . cia dia comrainni-siu in loimm for whom do you divide out? RC xxv 35 § 11 . gur comroinnestair a cliab (blow of a sword), MR 260.16 . sruth T. chomhroinneas an Asia ón Eoruip = dividens Asiam ab Europa, Keat. ii 496 . ? in fear eli nos-coimhreang 'the other man cuts them in two' Ériu xxi 153 § 23 .

(b) shares, has a share in, participates in: conrannat baith baegal (maxim) fools share the risk (of penalty when involved in an offence), Laws iii 162.5 . trí duilgine conrannat gníaid `that labourers share', Triads 164 . ? conrannat nád fúaslaigit (condreagoid, v.l.), Tec. Corm. 16.91 . ? nech conroinfe comled fergnim, Ériu viii 172.9 With FRI: fer con-ranna sechtdíre fri saoíthe who has an equal right to sevenfold d. with scholars(?), Ériu xiii 33.5 . conraindfet comgnim fri cach tríar each will take on three men, LU 7151 ( BDD² 760 ). ma concela a cubus / cotaraeinfed (codarainfed, v.l.) demna fris, ZCP vii 310 § 7 .

Vn. comrann. Part. comroinnte.

con-ricc

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Forms: -comraic, -comairset, -comraicf-, cotricim, condrigei, conricc, condric, contric, -comraic, condregar, conrecat, condrecat, cotrecat, cotregat, cotrecat, -chomrucat, -comraicet, -comraiged, -chomraiced, conrictís, -comhris, cotrīs, -comris, -comrís, -coimrís, -coimris, cotri, cotrí, -[co]muir, -comair, conrisar, ce chotriastar, -coimristar, condrísam, cotríssam, -comairsem, conrisaidh, conríset, -comairset, con-rīsainn, -comrasta, -comairsed, -comuirsedh, condrístá, conrīsta, condrísmaís, condrístais, -comairsitis, -comarsatis, condricub, -chomraiciub, -chomraicfe, con-ricfa, -comricfea, conricfum, -comraicfem, -chomraicfem, condricfat, -comraicfét, comraicfead, -comraicfed, comhraicfedh, -comroicfed, conricfaidis, -comraicfidis, conrangus, conranaic, cond-rānic, cotránicc, coṅarnaic, conarnic, -comairnaic, -comairnig, -comarnic, -ccomhairnig, -comfarnaic, -comḟarnaig, -chomranic, cotráncammár, conarnecmar, -cumairnecmar, -comairnecmar, -comracamar, conráncatar, cond-rancatar, connairnechtatar, -comairnectar, -comarnachtur, comarnectár, comairneachtair, -comarnecgetar, -comrancadar, -comrancatar, comraic(c)id, comríachtain, comraicthe

v (* com-ro-icc-, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 556 ). In saga-texts etc. v. freq. with neut. inf. pron. (see BDD2 Gloss.) in deut. forms. Deut. and prot. forms influence each other in pret. and perf., and indic. pres. 3 s. prot. -comraic tends to spread as general stem (e.g. -comraicet for -comaircet with syncope and secondary vowel, cf. subj. pres. 3 p. -comairset), the prot. stem of fut. and condit. always being -comraicf-. Indic. pres. 1 s. cotricim, LU 4929 (TBC). 2 s. condrigei, RC v 203.9 . 3 s. conricc, Wb. 7d9 . condric, LU 5165 (TBC). ZCP viii 301.31 . contric, LU 1527 ( MU² 1029 ). -comraic, Ml. 48d2 . Metr. Dinds. iii 168.6 . Pass. condregar, ZCP xiii 178.21 . 3 p. conrecat, Fél. June 10 . condrecat, LU 5885 . 5826 (TBC). LL 37144 . ZCP viii 334.12 . cotrecat, IT iii 240.166 . cotregat, LU 6863 = cotrecat, BDD² 403 . ZCP xxx 59.985 . LU 5418 (TBC). -comrucat, Ml. 69a23 . -chomrucat, Ériu xix 62 § 23 . -comraicet, LU 7226 . Tec. Corm. 16.31 . Ériu ii 194 § 4 . -comraiged, BDD² 849 .

Impf. 3 s. -chomraiced, LU 4989 (TBC). -comruicedh, ZCP iii 32.29 . 3 p. conrictís, LU 5700 (TBC). -comraictis, TTebe 3069 .

Subj. pres. 1 s. -comhris (as fut.), RC xxvi 366.6 2 s. cotrīs, ZCP x 47.23 . -comris, Corp. Gen. 148.z (comhrais, v.l.). -comrís, Fing. R. 43 . -coimrís, Tec. Corm. 19.3 . -coimris, TBC(C) 594 . 3 s. cotri, Ériu vii 146.26 . cotrí, Fraech 48 . -[co]muir, Wb. 24a17 . -comair, LL 36356 ( SG 414.20 ). Pass. conrisar, Ériu ii 210.6 . Cf. ce chotriastar, O'Curry 839 ( H 3.18, 383a ). -coimristar, 2585 ( Eg. 88, 49 (50)d ). 1 p. condrísam, TBC-LL² 1243 . cotríssam, Thes. ii 304.10 (Hy. i). cotrísam, LU 1675 . -comairsem, Wb. 33a9 . Snedg. u. Mac R 10.20 . Ériu v 211.90 . 2 p. conrisaidh, Anecd. i 73 § 216 . 3 p. conríset, RC xvii 241.27 . -comairset, LU 6661 (TBC). 5911 (ibid.). Impf. 1 s. con-rīsainn, Fing. R. 150 . 2 s. -comrasta, LU 5222 (TBC). 3 s. -comairsed, Ml. 39c15 . -comuirsedh, Lism. L. 4492 . Pass. condrístá, LU 5082 = conrīsta, TBC-I¹ 2138 . 1 p. condrísmaís, LU 10044 . 3 p. condrístais, TBC-LL² 1255 . LL 20164 ( IT i 158.4 ). -comairsitis, Ml. 119d12 . RC xii 82 § 82 . -comarsatis, Airne F. 148 .

fut. 1 s. condricub, LL 35960 . -chomraiciub, Ériu v 208.12 . 2 s. -chomraicfe, LL 35761 . 3 s. con-ricfa, ZCP xxviii 201.28 . -comricfea, Wb. 12c35 . 1 p. conricfum, Laws v 274.20 Comm. -comraicfem, Vita Br. 40 . Corp. Gen. 79.16 . -chomraicfem, LL 14294 . 3 p. condricfat, LL 32267 . TBC-LL² 4618 . -comraicfét, LU 7128 = comraicfead, BDD² 733 . Condit. 3 s. -comraicfed, Lat. Lives 56.8 . comhraicfedh, RC xxvii 288 § 46 . -comroicfed, Airne F. 149 . 3 p. conricfaidis, RC xiii 222.23 . -comraicfidis, 9.21 .

Pret. and perf. 1 s. conrangus, TTebe 4710 . 3 s. conranaic, Ml. 52 . cond-rānic, Fing. R. 388 . cotránicc, ZCP viii 564.6 . coṅarnaic, LL 12978 and conarnic, ZCP viii 313.35 show infl. of prot. form. -comairnaic, Fraech 331 . -comairnig, TBC-I¹ 2869 . -comarnic, Trip.² 807 . -ccomhairnig, Ériu xiii 26.18 . -comfarnaic, BB 363a12 . -comḟarnaig, Dinds. 42 . -chomranic, Anecd. i 9.23 ( SCano 290 ) (infl. of deut.). 1 p. cotráncammár, LU 7562 . conarnecmar, Fraech 335 (infl. of prot.). -cumairnecmar, RC xii 60.y . -comairnecmar, Fraech 302 . -comracamar, Mon. Tall. 134.26 . 3 p. conráncatar, TBC-LL² 4620 . cond-rancatar, RC xiii 458 § 55 . ? connairnechtatar, TBC-LL² 1260 (cf. prot.). -comairnectar, RC xii 84 § 87 . -comarnachtur, ZCP xii 402.20 - 21 . comarnectár, LU 6726 = comairneachtair, BDD² 220 . -comarnecgetar, TBC-LL² 3711 . With infl. of deut. -comrancadar, Ériu v 238.98 . -comrancatar, LL 13527 .

Later comraic(c)id ( coimricenn, MS. Mat. 530.7 ), with ē-fut. as well as f-fut., IGT Verbs § 65 .

Vn. 1 comrac, comríachtain. Part. comraicthe?

Meets, encounters, joins (often of meeting in combat and of cohabitation); attains to, arrives at.

1 Absolutely: ó condricfat fir Hérend óenbaile, TBC-LL² 226 . dáig concomairnectar inn óic ḟéinne anair ┐ . . . aníar met , 4123 (see n.). i sunn condrecat Laigin ┐ Ossairge (of co-incidence in genealogy), Corp. Gen. 15.16 . inad i comraic muir is mór-thír, Metr. Dinds. iii 168.6 . co comairsem that we may fight, LU 8456 ( FB 31 ). áit i comraicfét díabolnamat, 7128 = comraicfead, BDD² 733 . ro comraicetar . . . D. mac E. . . . ┐ Plait, Cog. 174.14 . niconcomracamar díoblíonaib we have not had intercourse, Mon. Tall. 134.26 . nírchomraic a athair ┐ a mathair riamh, Ériu iii 158 § 11 . ni rochomhraceam `may I never reach it', BS 116.26 . bith a fis accaib curab fa cnocc Liban comraicces tír tarrngire sair `beginneth', Maund. 109 .

2 In `inclusive plural' constr.: conráncatar ┐ D. `he and D. met', Thes. ii 241.5 . condrecaid in araile dithrubh ┐ feindide aili, BB 259b20 . Modified constructions: comraicit doib ┐ do Chiarán, BNnÉ 42.15 (see 5 infra). is and condric ┐ Brigit, ZCP viii 301.31 .

3 Trans. consuidet nád comraicet `what they do not attain', Tec. Corm. 16.31 . condregar . . . in cath, ZCP xiii 178.21 . ní mar chách conarnecar . . . comrac riut, TBC-LL² 2732 (fig. etymol., see 1 comrac).

4 With FRI etc.: cech rét frissacomraic `that it encounters', Ml. 48d2 . cech sasad frisa comrucat, 69a23 . desemmrecht . . . frissa comricfea farnaire `will attain to', Wb. 12c35 . concomairsem friarfochric, 33a9 . comhrag ann sin; ar an ni con-ricce (sic) a chubhaidh fri araill, Ériu xiii 43.31 . condríucfa in t-aen risin n-aen, BB 25b38 . in muir Chimerda condric . . . fri Asia borders on, LL 16274 . ic Coirpri L. condrecat Airgīalla fri hÜa Nēill (in genealogy), ZCP viii 317.6 . co comraicet . . . na pecdaig fri cétglífid, etc., LU 2087 ( FA 15 ). condrecat fri C. they fight with C., 4952 = cotrecat, TBC-I¹ 468 . t'airm it lāmaib co comris fri macco do brāthar, Corp. Gen. 148.z . ní choimréc (fut. 1 s.) fritsa imon flaithius, FDG² 895 . ra chomraic in ben sin ri fer, LL 35685 . With other prepp.: co comḟarnaig matain moc . . . cosin sliab arrived at, BB 376a44 . as de conrainic an tainm as Túatha Dé doibh, Leb. Gab.(i) 142.23 .

5 In impers. usage with prepp. DO, ETER: coṅarnaic dó fri CC. ar Áth Mór, LL 12978 . cur comracc doib co hainiarmurtach they fought, Anecd. v 21.21 . ro comraic . . . do I. . . . ┐ do A., TTebe 3112 . ima ccomhráinicc dóibh ┐ don loingeas oile, AFM ii 1112.3 . co comranic eturro ┐ Tigernan `a conflict took place between them and . . .', RC xviii 55.6 (Tig.). cor comraicc doib co haindiarraid `they fought a fierce fight', Ériu ii 182.22 (Lec.). With pass. forms: comhructer doibh ar an lathair, ZCP x 295.20 . rocomraiged aturra they fought, Ériu iii 166.19 .

2 crod

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n (a use of 1 crod ?) act of destroying, destruction ; plundering (?) Celtica xv 6 : is hé rí Senchae same,/ gel cloe gaile iar crud chuile, Auraic. 5214 . crodh cuile, IT iii 98 § 158 . Cf. cron cuilid, Anecd. ii 59.4 . ? fuair a dún ṅdonn iar na c.¤ / Siclech, lomm iarna loscod, SR 6435 (1 Sam. xxvii). iar crúd in tempuill cen chad / robris múru na cathrach, Ériu xx 128 § 46 . int ailen sa do cruth `verwüstet', IT ii 181.200 . a tarba ní cian ó crad / in slíab mar tarla ó trén-Blad their profit not far removed from destruction(?), Metr. Dinds. ii 54.23 . C. . . . c.¤ Assia destroyer of Asia (?), ZCP iii 38.5 .

cumachtae

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Forms: cumactte, cumachta, cumacht, cumachta, cumacht

n io, n. (cf. con-icc, GOI 128 ). Also cumacht, see Bechbretha 157 . Freq. with -ct- in O. Ir. glosses, and in later lang. with com-. On cumactte, Wb. 6a1 see GOI 86 . Later cumachta [] and n, f. and cumacht m. and f. cumachta f., IGT Decl. § 8 . cumacht m., § 25 .

Power, strength, might : co cumachtu apstil, Wb. 29c6 . tre essamni cumachti `through confidence of power', 17a7 . arnab uilib cumactib dichoissin inim ettalam gl. supra omnem principatum et potestatem, 21a13 . is hóathir arroét macc c.¤ , Ml. 17c7 . hi c.¤ gl. non tradetur . . . in manu, 34c19 . is ed ac.¤ cétnæ gl. simili potentia, 48a21 . cenduch.¤ siu, 50a6 . a c.¤ gl. manus Dei, 51a7 . ní comtacht c.¤ ṅ diglae foranáimtea, 59c3 . mét inchumachtai ón, 64d7 . innac.¤ nemdi, 108c8 . huanchumachtu gl. nutu, 108d10 . in chumachtai `of the power', Sg. 3b17 . ni cumscaichthi c.¤ nairi, 6a5 . cumachtai (rectius -ae) gl. ylementa, 3b21 . saini archuit cumachti, 7a5 . c.¤ ṅDé dom chumgabāil, Thes. ii 356.7 . do ratadh cumhachta nglan, Blathm. 186 . arindí riges cumachtu(i) chun[d]rig fora thuatha(i), Críth G. 444 `coercive power', notes. cumachta díasnéte in Chomded, LU 2046 ( FA 12 ). gora lásetar in n-abaind assa curp ┐ assa cumac[h]ta `from its usual course and extent', TBC-LL² 3330 . riasin cumachta moir sin, Bodl. Dinds. 14 . dotchumachtaib nemtruailnide gl. potentia, Gild. Lor. 69 . ru-s-gab . . . in plag . . . cumachta fors-in Róim, PH 340 . tred chumachtain fen, YBL 150b27 . cérd a chomhachta `his best skill', Rel. Celt. ii 262.8 . tria cumachtaib chinid a mathar with the aid of, Ann. Conn. 1290.7 = AFM iii 450.8 . cóir creideamh do chumhacht (to the Host), DDána 14.2 . do reir gníma no cumachtan `actually or potentially', Rosa Angl. 50.5 . do réir ar ccomhachd, Mac Aingil 2545 . le cumachtaibh-sin (of precious stone), ZCP vi 325.9 . ar son a beth gabháltach ┐ a comachtain cum na foirme (of materia prima) in potency, O'Gr. Cat. 243.7 . cumhachd, deaghbheatha, ┐ léighionn jurisdiction (required in confessor), Mac Aingil 4465 . trí chumhachda, .i. meabhair, toil, ┐ tuigsi, 583 .

Of preternatural or magical powers: ba mor a cumachta si ┐ a huaman for cach, RC xxiv 190.16 . int aes cumachta ┐ anai ( andéi, LU 6251 ), TBC-I¹ 1751 . itá nách cumachta fora cul na n-én sa, LU 3276 ( SCC 7 ). do immirt mela ┐ cumachta forni, 8554 ( FB 41 ). dar mo chumachtasa, Anecd. i 11.21 ( SCano 354 ). a máthair tuc in cumhachta tṡidhamail sin dó, Cóir Anm. 26 . is imda lucht na cumachta, Mer. Uil.² 278 .

Gramm. of `powers' of consonants (in assimilation): éol ar uile chumhachtuibh connsuineadh, IGT Introd. § 2 (2.14) . an tan bhogthar connsuine crúaidh do chumhacht connsuine ghairbh when a voiced consonant is devoiced by assimilation to a voiceless fricative, § 29 . gé do-rinne an tshoil cumhachda gáoidhilgi ortha though the s has altered their pronounciation (so that they rhyme), § 31 .

Transfd. uses: na rig ┐ na cumachta (of persons), PH 1216 (cf. Wb. 21a13 cited above). ro teichset . . . riasin cumacht moir, BB 409a43 . o cuadar mo cumachta .i. mo ridiri uaim, Fier. 181 . screapall gacha tighe . . . fana chumachtuibh throughout his dominions, BNnÉ 202.10 .

In phrase fo chumachtu, -e under the power of: do buid fom chumachtu gl. quos mihi dedit Deus, Wb. 32d7 . fo chumachtu na doinechte, 32c14 . fochumachte dáei, 22c10 . nícon béosa fot chumachtasu, Fraech 281 . fom' smacht sa ┐ fom' chumhachta, MacCarthy 48.w . fo chomachtoip rīg na Spāinne, Fl. Earls 24.23 . dosṁbéra fochumachte in maicc, Wb. 13b30 . nim tharberar fochumactu nach sásta diib gl. sub nullius redigar potestatem, 9c31 . dotairbertsat in Asia fo chumachtaib ┐ fo mham, BB 417b20 . iar ttairbert chaich . . . fo a mamus, ┐ fo a chumachtaibh, Leb. Gab.(i) 236.23 . tuccastair an baile . . . fora cumus ┐ fora cumhachtuibh, BNnÉ 264.36 .

With follg. Vn. phrase: cumachtu m'anama do chur uam power to lay aside, PH 2370 . cumachtu laburtha, 2654 . With copula: masa chumachtae n dom gl. si fieri potest, Ml. 118a5 . di neoch bad chumacht, LU 10916 . connaba cumhachta do nach doen a tairchella rosc 'so that no mortal will be able to see them all', TBith.² 213 § 92 . With attá: nímtha cumachtæ ṅdo, Ml. 140b7 .

Cf. cáemachtu.

damrad

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Forms: damraide

n ā, f. g s. damraide.

I A herd or drove of oxen; coll. oxen: dretel damraide diabul feibe Finnbennach, IT iii 247. 9 . roerlamaigit leis a grega ┐ a damrada...co cualatar Airgialla sitsait ┐ broscur in mórṡlúaig ┐ rámtéan na grega ┐ tenmnedach na damraide fana fenaib RC xiii 88 § 106 (Bor.). clocc na damraide Cholmáin, BColm. 58. 4 . damraid (pl. of 1 dam) oxen, bullocks P. O'C.

II A herd of deer : ní chæmnactar eich roremra ind ríg in damrad ( = alma daigib alta l, 1319 ) do chomaitecht, TBC-LL¹ 1323 . éstecht co moch frisin damraid, R.I.A. 23 N 10 , 91 . gáir na daṁraidhe ar ḟúd fidhbhuidhe, BS 92. 1 .

III METAPH. of a band of warriors : bid amnas dombúrfet chucaib in damrad sa Bretan ┐ Alban, RC xiii 452 § 44 . mathi Ulad .i. damrad dermór cóicid hErenn, RC xiv 412. 26 . imbá burtaís damrada díbirge gasraide de Gréc, TTr. 1501 . robúirset co tnúthach isin chath sin damrad rochalma Asia , TTr.² 931 . ba haduathṁar edigh in buiridhach robuirsed damraidh daghchalma na Troianach, Aen. 2484 . in cróbuaile catha sin...in damrad dichell durdhoiligh dásachtach, CCath. 5379 . nír bo miadh menmann leisan damraidh ndéin ndiḟulaing ndiḟreccra sin, Cog. 56. 36 . rodhóirtsiot damhraidh cenél cConaill go dioghair dásachtach hi ccenn slóigh Uí Néill, AFM v 1614. 8 . robhúirset an daṁradh derṁair, BS § 11. 2 . Rel. Celt. ii 226. 29 . in phr. damrad dílenn (cf. dam dílenn s.v. 1 dam): adberam ... do dhamhradhuibh (damhaib, v.l.) dilend ┐ d'orduib easoirgni 'we will speak of ... the overwhelming heroes, and the hammers of smiting', Ériu lxiv 40.31 .

Danoe

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pn the river Tanais : Eóraip. muir ina timchell atuaid aniar aniardess aness anair ┐ sruth Danoe anairthuaid LL 136 a 29 = Rawl. 78 b 17 (sruth Danai). atuaid anair is aness atá in muir imma mórchness. nosdedland sruth Danai aniar muir Méoit ┐ muir Torrian, LL 135 a 43 (description of Asia).

dín

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Forms: dína

n u, m. IGT Decl. § 95 , Verbs § 83 .

(a) protection, defence, shelter: robo d.¤ ┐ dītiu diar feib, TBC-LL¹ 535 . nech da tic mo d.¤ one who can protect me, PRIA iii 1893-6, 536 § 18 . d.¤ anma, ascnam nime, Ériu ii 66 § 12 . is ferr d.¤ cloth oldás d.¤ mbiid, Tec. Corm. § 11.3 . d.¤ m'athar aitchim-si, ZCP viii 202.25 . nāch bīad a dīn for talmain that there would be no shelter for him on the face of the earth, 114.z . dogébthái bar ndíon i Cluain meic Nóis, SG 55.26 . cia thrialltai teichead ní focus díb bar nd.¤ , Alex. 222 . tri c. bliadan . . . atú fo d.¤ gach daire | ní fhaca mín mōrmaighe, BB 394a3 . ni fuighbea (sic leg.) do dhin romumsa gan do bhas leam, Aen. 3174 . Alba gan díon a ndiaigh Ailín defenceless after Allen, Rel. Celt. ii 216 . acht go bhfaghdaois díon ┐ sochar an dlighidh, protection and benefit of the law, Keat. iii 5759 . d.¤ .i. daingean, Stowe Gl. 71 . Common in chevilles: d.¤ cert, SR 3011 . d.¤ cloth, 4915 . d.¤ cech síd, 6615 . comeis lini . . . d' ugaib do din no do digrais da sinser in succour or kindness to an elder, Cog. 48.19 . gorab díon no gurab daingen in trachta[d] ceille doberr as na corpa `that the commentary which is brought from the texts may be a defence', O'Dav. 737 . AR (FOR) d.¤ depending on (cf. ar scáth): mé ar díon duine 'na ndeaghaidh | míol mara arna mionshrothaibh, Book of O'Conor Don 379a26 . ollam. .i. uille in lín bis for a dínsom oldati na gradha olchena, Laws iv 358.13 Comm.

As quasi-vn. act of sheltering, protecting: coimde . . . dom díon dom imdegail, ACL iii 220 . ic d.¤ láech-ban is láech-fher, Metr. Dinds. iii 378 . co tanic Petar is Pól do d.¤ na mac mbuilid mbind, Fél.² xxxvi . taispenaidh bur crodhacht da bar nd.¤ fen, RC xix 282 § 212 . tig tunica . . . mar adairc do dhion na sūl o urchoidibh forimileacha, 3 C 19, 99ra1 . Criosd da choimhed Dia da dhíon, Rel. Celt. ii 321.27 . dúil do chleachtadh reacht mhic Dé do dhíon . . . to uphold the law of Christ, Ó Bruad. ii 202 . gurab léor . . . ughdarás na hEagluise . . . d'á dhíon gurab ionghabhtha an t-Aifrionn to defend the point that, Eochairsg. 13.34 . Dimin. (metri causa): drem as doig diar ndínón (dionon, MS.), Gorm. March 14 . Note also: téid ar dhíon, DDána 87.15 , explained in Gloss. as `ar a choimeád'.

Attrib. g s. dína sheltering, protective: a dhuis díona in degshlóig, SG 265.6 . na coillte díona dosmhóra, 266.15 . in drong díona, 353.13 . sgiath dhíona, A. Ó Dálaigh xxi 8 .

With AR protection, shelter against: ní díon ar dhoininn na ar dherthan bheith ann, BS p. 114 . din ar diabal in Duileam, Lec. 363b36 . fod dhin ar na pecaibh nac tainic to protect you against future sin, Lib. Flav. 36rb x . a nd.¤ ar gach nindliged, Laws v 24.19 Comm. dia nd.¤ ar in duinebaid, Lism. L. 4805 . gan díon ar olc, Keat. Poems 1173 . Note also: i ndíon ar dháimh protection over, Keat. Poems 590 .

Of persons, Muridach . . . d.¤ nAirther M. protector of Orior, Arch. Hib. ii 72 § 36 . a ri na righ is tu mo d.¤ , IT iii 11 . a Phátric . . . a d.¤ Gáedel, Metr. Dinds. iii 378 . am d.¤ cech dochair, ZCP iii 236 (TE). Flathbertach d.¤ cech deoraid, LL 182b2 . ba d.¤ do nochtaib, ACC 85 ( RC xx 268 ). rofaith mo d.¤ mo ditiu, AFM an. 906 . díon anbhfann is tearmann dáimhe, Keat. Poems 465 .

Of places: rofhágaibh a curach a scalpaibh carrag fo d.¤ fo díamhair in shelter and concealment, Ériu iii 154 § 7 . adba in ríg . . . ba d.¤ ba dún ba dindgna, LL 28b18 . rucsat co diamair dia nd.¤ | immad fíadaig is fíadmíl to their shelter, Metr. Dinds. iii 246 . doronsat catair . . . ┐ ba din iside on Scitia . . . co descert na h-Asia , BB 411a27 . in tan rosiacht Nisus d.¤ a place of shelter, Aen. 2124 . den .i. d.¤ no daingen, O'Dav. 737 . do thréig sé a dhíon amhuil an leomhan `his covert', Jeremiah xxv 38 .

(b) covering, thatch, roofing: do chleithibh . . . do dhíon ┐ do dheaghsheisg, ML 76 . tech . . . fo dhíon ocus fó thégar, SG 292.27 . faidhit (leg. saidhit?) d.¤ clāraigh uasa mbarcuibh, ZCP i 404 . d.¤ d'fhidhbadaib uasa a roofing of timbers, 384 . do mhullach tighe do bi se do cur fa d.¤ , BCC 309 . fé dh.¤ tighe, GJ vi 152b17 .

(c) sparing, husbanding (cf. caomhnadh in same sense): Síol Néill ag neimhdhíon a gcrodh unsparing of their wealth, Book of O'Conor Don 136a17 .

(d) In legal sense remission (?): anaid ind athgabail la fer do dobeir a forus co ngill no d.¤ no dithim until pledge or remission (?), [end of] delay in pound (?), Laws ii 128.25 Comm.

Compds. ¤armda: daingen d., MR 236.14 . ¤athair protecting father: dílleacht gan díon-athair, TSh. 1170 . deibhléan . . . dearóil gan díon-athair, 6621 . ¤barr: is mo Dia d., IT iii 52.4 . tanic Padraic . . . ar dinbarr leigeand, Lec. 584b1 . ¤brollach vindication or apology prefacing a work: díonbhrollach nó brollach cosnaimh Forais Feasa ar Éirinn, Keat. i 92.70 . ¤chomét: a théach adéarainn do dhíonchoiméad, Keat. Poems 577 . a Iosa a dhíonchoimhéud na foirbhtheachda protector, Parrth. Anma 285.20 . ¤fhál: ar daingne bid dínfhal, Gorm. Oct. 19 . ¤lethan broad-sheltering: sgiath d., Atlantis iv 176.27 . ¤mór: confacaid dosaball díonmór fó bláth, SG 351.31 . ¤scíath: a protecting shield: go haisiog a ndínscéithe, Ó Bruad. iii 14.16 . ¤toirt: rothinól d. tachtai, a protecting mass, SR 5971 .

éicen

Cite this: eDIL s.v. éicen or dil.ie/19711
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Forms: égean, éigean, éicin, écen, éigean, lucht éigne

n ā, f.; later also o, m. égean fem. IGT, Decl. § 54 . éigean masc. § 53 . TSh.

(1) In the earliest recorded exx. the meaning is usually necessity, compulsion; cf. ēcin .i. cin ēca. no ēc cána. i. ēc riagla `ecin' i.e. `crime of death' or it is `death of law,' that is `death of rule' Corm. Y 547 : hi cumcai no innecin (gl. in angaria) Tur. 134 . ni écen dob imchomartt ach[t] is dúdract lib, Wb. 3b21 . conabad éicen doberad ní domsa huaitsu act combad tol (gl. ne velut ex necessitate bonum tuum esset, sed voluntarium) 32a12 . soit a n-écin i toltanche convert their necessity into freewill FA 23 . ma egin fo ruair gan a denumh, Laws ii 292.23 Comm. ni heiccen beires ó thoigh | acht do thuillemh tuarastoil ZCP viii 116 § 10 . dena idpairt dona deeib...┐ logfaid do Dia fen duit, uair nosfitir conid écen doberar fort, PH 729 . do ghuidh é fa lamh leis chum síobhail rómhóir do bhí 'na éigean air do dhéanamh a very long journey which he had to make ZCP ii 558.23 . Freq. in the sense of adj compulsory, needful, necessary ; ( éigean .i. dligheadh, O'Cl. refers to Metr. Dinds. ii 2.18 , see Hermathena xiv 468 ). egin .i. dhigthech, ut est is egin mór do thuirimh isin trefocul focra, O'Dav. 806 .

(a) abs.: is hécen ainmne occo patience is needful in it Wb. 4a26 . is hecen sainecoscc leosom for accrannaib innaní prechite pacem they deem it necessary to have a special appearance... 5a5 . ní ecen a thodiusgud asreracht cene, 4d27 ; 26 . 16d7 . Ml. 127d8 . na bad écen for cúrsagad in fechtsa it should not be needful to reprove you Wb. 14d1 . arnap éicen a ngóire i n-æclis, 29a10 . mat anmann adiechta emnatar and is écen comacomol hisuidib, Sg. 189b4 . nípa hécen tene bratha dia nglanad, Mon. Tall. § 6 . § 37 . ni heigen ime riu, Laws iv 162 n. 1 . Asia... tír innach éicen fúr fled, LL 135a45 . ba hecen fer cechtar a da slabradside either of those chains required a man (to hold it) Rawl. 131b26 . as écen do thabairt foraib (gl. indignatio severitatis motus est peccatoribus necessarius) Ml. 49b6 . h[u]are as n-ecen condib oinson tintá in son n-ebraide cosnaib ilchiallaib techtas, Ml. 37a10 . atait tri neithe is ecean cum na coimriachtana, Ériu ix 63.28 . is ecen co n-icthar cech ní, PH 7538 . mac bec doringni in gním sain...nocorb éicen...ingantus de, cia nothísed..., TBC-LL¹ 949 . Cog. 62.24 . ota imad na n-inad anna n-eirginn si...as egin co fuil an talam comcruinn it must be that the earth is round Ir. Astr. Tr. 32 w . ní fhuil ainm oile...ionarb éigean sinne do shlánughadh `non est aliud nomen...in quo oportet nos salvos fieri' TSh. 2088 .

In this use often written éicin (éigin), but the form intended is usually doubtful; the follg. metrical exx. may be noted: in cédḟer ór slondadh sind | ollamh darb écean uirrim, IGT, Decl. ex. 658 . budh éigin trá a thocht asteagh | lá éigin ar ghort nGaoidheal, TD 1.9 . bas dar éigin umhla, 33.15 (but see varr.). an chríoch ḟionnsa ón héigin troigh | a ciomhsa d'ḟéigin d'ardaibh, 41.18 . In mainbad éicin (gl. subjecta est non volens) Wb. 4a20 , the word is acc. after mainbad, cf. Ml. 111b28 , etc.

(b) with dat. pron. or do of pers.: issum ecen precept I must needs preach Wb. 10d24 . níb écen log ye need not pay ( Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 143 ) 16c17 . 22d12 . isim écensa techt I have to go TBC-I¹ 221 (LU). ZCP x 293.14 . Ériu v 209.40 . atabairecen techt ye must go FB 7 . is ecen dam (gl. compellor) Ml. 21b9 . is hecen doib ingremmen do foditiu, Wb. 30c23 . in tan na fádbait a mbiad díles, is écen dia n-anmannaib bás d'fhaghbail, PH 7476 . dó ba hecen (: tēitgel) biathad Echach, LL 183b26 = Arch. Hib. ii 70 . comba hecin di usce...da tharraing, RC xxiv 190.7 . in bocht dana hégen dul fó breith, PH 7520 . ba heiccen doip gan a snámh do dhermat, Fl. Earls 76.12 . is éigean dó cúntas...do thabhairt, TSh. 793 . Attrib. gen.: áine écni, in tan na fagaib nech ni romelad, PH 8366 .

In concrete sense: treb Leui...batir-side soer ó cech écin acht frestal eclaisi Dé exempt from all obligations LB 124a31 .

(2) In a slightly different shade of meaning, force (i.e. exercised by persons upon others); violence; tyranny: écen (gl. violentia) Sg. 51a1 . cisi ecin det-birt as in tir? nim tucc acht ...m'anuabhar fesin, RC xii 72 x . tre ēicin sāruighthe, Laws ii 376.6 Comm. uli eccen ┐ écomland in popuil Rómanaig for in popul Iudaide , LB 154a24 . Freq. in attrib. gen.: forcomul n-ecne `violent seizure' (occupation by force) Laws ii 376.1 . iv 270 z . lanamnas eicne (.i. donither ar eicin), ii 404.14 . connmedh égne forcible billeting RC xviii 194.24 . ni da deoin dochuaid-sium and, acht tre aslach eicni, TTebe 1501 . masa targud eicne tucastur orru do denam in marbtha...ma targud aisi if he led them out by force...if with their consent Laws iii 114.19 C. sí le héigean go n-aghar | ní héidear í d'átaghadh, TD 17.3 . dá mbhentá a chuid tré éigion do dhuine shouldst thou take his goods forcibly Mac Aingil 266 . éigean `violentia' TSh. 7783 . lucht éigne `violenti' 10812 .

In concrete sense, an act of violence, an outrage: is mō .. in écen iná 'n goit, PH 7559 . o fhir na hécni the perpetrator of the outrage 7561 . fer éicne, 7600 . ag agra goidi...ocus saraighthi ocus egni, Laws v 42.19 Comm. cia dobeir inn eicin ┐ inn imluadsa orumsa ?, TTebe 372 . ba hiat eicne doghnítis an loingius-sin...port gacha luingi do loscud ┐ crechad gacha tuaithi..., Lism. L. 2945 . co nderna éccne iomdha i ttuathaib ┐ chellaibh `acts of violence' AFM ii 1150.17 . Cf. éicni fastuda, TBC-LL¹ 5837 . menimthistais écne éc, Ériu v 210.2 . a gcumus...ar éigean ┐ ar mharbhadh daoine, TSh. 1723 . ar an éigin do-rinne Críost ag buain anma an duine dhe, 10515 . cia do lemadh an eigean sin ar a athair CF 310 .

Of a disaster, calamity: roshocht Adraist ar an ecein sin (i.e. the earth swallowing Amphiaraus) TTebe 2972 na heicnea-sea do lecun ar na Tiabandaib, 1616 .

Violation, rape: ecen mire `violating a madwoman' Laws i 176.2 . cu n-aithreosad a heicin muna dernad a toil, ZCP xiii 183.11 . ar bithin eiccni tuc Tir ar a derbshiair .i. Pilomena, TTebe 1862 . adubairt eiccen do thobairt fuirri, 1690 . dá ttugthá éigion mná, Mac Aingil 266 . Here probably belongs: ro órdaig Brigit banfili ...gol ┐ caine marb ┐ eigem fri hecin screaming when violence is offered Dinds. 159 = LL 170bz .

Cf. rucad laeg mo bo a purt éicne uaimse from a place whence it could only be taken by force (?) LL 171a35 = CRR § 3 .

(3) In phr. ar éicin (éicen) by or under compulsion or force: ar écin (gl. coactum) Ml. 18b7 . (gl. invitus) 42a15 . ar ecein, 68b3 . ar ecin nos bered (Simon, qui crucem in angaria portabat) Tur. 134 . ciatasode lat ar écin though thou keep her with thee perforce Wb. 10a10 . fochidi ar écin ...fochidi o thuil compulsory tribulations...voluntary tribulations 15d33 . ceni thaisid ar ois daregaid ar ecin, Ml. 33b15 . mina this ar ais rega ar eigin, YBL 121b11 . LB 228a46 . tabuir ass hi ar áis no ar écin, IT i 130.4 . ar éiccin no ar áis, Ériu iv 228.5 . co tuc Ogeth huad tria chath | ar écin iarna marbad, SR 5292 . IT i 130.21 . berid ar écin Murni for aithed leis, LU 42a12 . RC xxiv 186.16 . at-ib loim ar eicin and, Laws iii 82.8 . dream timairciter ar ecin do denam thole Dé, FA 23 . a furail air ar eicin dul ina coimlepaid, YBL 63b23 . ciall ar éigin d'fhoráil ort, Dán Dé xix 11 . gur gabsat ar eiccin i nDuibhlinn `forcibly landed' Cog. 34.19 . co ndigsitis...ar eicin co port na Troianna, BB 428a25 . ra airgg Hercoil .. in Troí ┐ ra chúaid ḟurri ar ecin, LL 224b39 . 226b8 (= TTr. 556.686 ). co ndeachaidh Cesair ar eiccin for an caistiall, CCath. 6053 . in daim téit ar eigin a tig in airech, Laws v 164.22 Comm. elaid in gilla asa laim ar eicin, YBL 63b30 ( SR 3213 ). Maelir...do dul ar éccin ar Luimneach, AFM iii 146.12 . a marbhadh dhoibh ┐ é ag triall ar eccin uatha `trying to make his escape' 340.14 . The sl. ending is usual in this phr. in early exx., but exx. of the masc. dat. are also common in Mid. Ir. and Early Mod. verse: fala Dhé ar tí mo thréagaidh | gur mhéaduigh mé í ar éigin, Dán Dé vii 11 . MR 54.16 . do bhiadh oirrim Bhanbha Breagh | ag coinnill Annla ar éigean of necessity TD 7.50 . ní ḟuil do cheart ar chrích bhF. ... acht sí d'ḟagháil ar éigean (: gheabh), 17.4 ; 25 , etc. ag dénamh imechta ar eigen d'ionnsaigh an doruis, Rel. Celt. ii 190.3 . ratréta ┐ imghecht ar eigen acasan ga ghenamh `a forced retreat' 198.8 ; 10 . Later also a-réigin: na gnais ach ger decair dul | teit a reicin rig ulad, Lec. 185rb17 ​. ón ngurt a-réigin 'sní ad rioth | o luchd éididh ┐ each, 24 P 8, 212 . Dánta Gr. 39.40 .

adv Hence: with difficulty, hardly: da roib an eslainte so arrsaidh is a reigin foirther hi, YBL 343b4 . as ar eiccin terna an tIarla fein iarna ghuin, AFM vi 2076.13 .

d' é.¤ by force, compulsion: d'éigin nó d'áis, Dán Dé ix 6 (where éigean would improve the metre). d'áis no d'éigion, Each. Iol. 56.2 .

(4) Difficulty, need, trouble, strait; in relation to war: ras nert ┐ ra greiss in rí...im ḟulang cach éicni ┐ cach imnid, LL 219b24 = TTr. 185 . díscart dín in n-ecin fil fornd, LU 63b9 ( TBC-I¹ 742 ). TBC-I¹ 323 . in trén...ro dingbad cach éicen dind, Acall. 6976 . airc na écen, TBC-LL¹ 2896 . don tí d'ḟoirfed sib assin n-éicin sin (of voyagers adrift in a storm), Acall. 3779 . TTebe 2007 . isin moréicin moir sin, Acall. 3775 . i n-écnib ┐ i n-urgalaib, LL 230a10 . Esp. of stress of battle: bai obair cach oen dib a fis a tuiruchta fen ar met a ecni so hard was he pressed Cog. 186.2 . [i] n-eigin irgaili, TTebe 4483 . in ecen engnoma i roibi, 3438 . a n-éigean ḟeadhma, IGT, Decl. ex. 1358 . fa deācair leó Goll do bheith san éigean sin, ML 136.22 . AFM iii 576.9 . do bhí éigean mór ar E. mun amsoin, eadhon sluagh Chuinn go huile, agas urmhór mhaithe Mumhan uile...iona aghaidh agas dobhí éigion budh mó iona sin air, eadhon Goll...dhá thuargainn, ML 30.7 ; 10 . a n-eigen ag Sagsanachuibh sorely pressed by the English Rel. Celt. ii 202.6 . Of a state of strenuous endeavour: bhíos i n-éigean ag gleic = qui in agone contendit TSh. 10610 . Cf. do ṡloig, gídh ar lór d'éigeann | Iaoich idir éide agas airm, Oss. vi 118.23 . Grievous plight; hardship: in ecen ele boi ann, .i. in tan no roinntea in biad...nos bered in tii ba tresi dib a chuit on anbhánd, LB 155b32 . do innseadar a n-éigean agas á n-anbhḟorlann dhó the distress and oppression they were suffering from ML 82.11 . críoch Mhidhe uile a móir-éigean, ina lasrachaibh leathna 84.12 . ar aoi a héiginsi d' fhurtacht `for helping her necessity' Studies 1921, 75 . Dán Dé xxi 4 . 'gan tí 'ga dtám i n-éigin, Dán Dé xxi 3 . ri heicin na hitad sin the urgency of that thirst TTebe 1776 . ón éigean tarta ina rabhadar, Keat. ii 4983 . ag faisnéis an éigin 'na mbí (the soul in purgatory), TSh. 4263 . Sorrow, grief: ba mór a uchbad ┐ a eigen (v.l. an egaine) lais an scelsin do chloistecht, TTebe 4558 .

Fig. stress; overpowering exuberance: gach coll úr re heigin innte | léigidh a ghlún fillti fáoi kneels under stress (of its burden of fruit) KMMisc. 172 § 26 . go raibhe an oiread soin d'éigean féile...i nGaedhealaibh nár lór leo nídh do thabhairt do gach aon dá dtiocfadh...gan cuireadh coitcheann do thabhairt..., Keat. i 4 x .

Need, necessitousness; esp. famine, scarcity: i n-aimsir na hécne in a time of scarcity PH 7553 . cara na héigne the friend in need Dán Dé xiv 6 . xxi 1 . TSh. 9829 . do bhádar mórán díobh a n-éigion (through famine) ML 8.11 . díoth orm is éigin orra, TD 44.4 . With gen. of thing needed: i n-éigean a furtachta wanting help TSh. 4835 . Cf. dál éicne a distressing business: scarad friu bid dál éicne, Ériu v 210.1 .

Cf. éicin.

COMPDS. éicen-broit oppressing bondage, hence heavy sorrow: lān d'imnedh is d'éigeanbhruid [sic leg.], Niall Mac Mhuireadhaigh, Rel. Celt. ii 266.6 .

¤chless violent feats (?): Caille Con Ruí... | fris' fertais óic écen-chless, Metr. Dinds. iii 308.66 .

¤dál a stiff encounter; a distressing position, dangerous strait: airc na écen na écendál, TBC-LL¹ 2896 . cf. 3030 . egindail ainfine `stress of weather' Aen. 1571 ( Aen. vii 199 ). tugadh éccendáil forra, AFM ii 1042 x . comhaonta do chengal doibh im freccra a cheile im gach n-eiccendáil do bhenfad friú, iv 1214.5 . Ua C....d'foirithin as an airc ┐ as an eiccendail i mbaoi ag Ua D., vi 2122.17 . tánaicc an President go marcsluagh ┐ go saighdiuiribh, uair roba cuimhneach lais an eiccendail i mbaoi la Dál cC. an bliadhain roimhe, v 1654.18 . Tadhg mac Eidighain ḟailidh | go hegeandail nir ḟennigh never showed himself a champion save when he met a dangerous encounter ZCP viii 226 § 17 . ba bes do Romanu fāithi...do tocairiud ina ndocum in gach am no tomaithead egendail forru, CCath. 925 . go ndligheann duine éigean-dáil ┐ anfhorlann a chomharsan d'fhóirithin, TSh. 1838 . cechip tan nó tomaithedh égendail ghabhaidh fair, Hugh Roe, 212.5 (f. 56b) . san éigean-dáil ghábhaidh se, TSh. 2083 .

¤gal strenuous valor: TBC-LL¹ 1666 .

ferann

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ferann or dil.ie/21686

 

Forms: ferand

n o, n., m. land, domain, territory, of a definite area, large or small; gen. of land possessed or occupied by an individual, tribe or nation . Only once in Glosses: gabáil ferainn (= entering on an estate, of an heir) Wb. 19d3 . ferand (gl. ager) Ir. Gl. 390 . ro rannsat Albain eturru hi feranna, Corm. Bodl. s.v. mug eme (ferannus LB). dorat trian a feraind dar cend a mna, LU 240 . isind erund dianid ainm Gorthigernian, 243 . dorat in feronn sin do P. (= agrum) Lat. Lives 61 . i ferond arole óclaig (= agellulo) 110 . boí in drui oc iarraid feraind i lLaignib for C. ar rofitir combad i lL. no beth a chomarbus. Dobeir C. a thoga tíri dó, LU 3140 . nipu du thír na ferund dó a fuirec dorigni acht do thorud a dá lám, LU 4977 . dorigni timna dia rigi ┐ da ferann iter a da mac, RC xxvi 132.5 . ní cóir a ndiulta ar son gan ferann ruidhles do beth acadh, O'D. 677 ( H 3.17, 496 ). dobéra Día bendachtain ... fora tegdaisi ┐ fora ferunna, Ériu ii 196.12 . rop ē fed a feraind, o Corrsliab... co Caelusce, Ann. Conn. 1307 § 10 . ní dlig feronn [fer] gan treoir no man without ability deserves land ZCP ii 225.9 . f.¤ cerda `the potter's field' PH 3235 . Essuria .i. ferand fil isin Aissia Bicc, 694 . Arabecdai ... do gairm dib iar ḟerund ┐ ciniud land and race LB 198b24 ( PH 6969 ). ro selbsat feranna imda isinn Asia , LU 28 . is iat gabait ule feranna na Indiae, 104 . dogníter na tíre ┐ na ferunda ... co na taircet torad, PH 4232 . isna ferannaib-se (= regionibus) 4471 . tria ḟerannaib na cathrach imach (outlying fields, etc., belonging to the city) LB 134a52 ( Todd Lect. vi 42 ). rí ..., tri ciniudha a f.¤ three tribes were his domain CCath. 66 . na fearinda ḟoghnaid Caisil `the lands which serve C.' Leb. Cert. 62.5 (cf. f.¤ fognama, below). tuccadh feranna iomdha do eccailsib ┐ cléircibh ó ríoghaibh, AFM ii 952.16 . tóranna d'ḟearann Oirghiall, TD 9.35 . aisigidh dhóibh ... a bhfearuinn, a bhfíneamhna ... ┐ a ttighthe, Nehemiah v 11 . Transf. and fig.: mairg dia mba dognas díles in ferand sin (i.e. hell) LU 2231 ( FA 30 ). re ríchtain a ḟerainn (i.e. Heaven), Fél. Mar. 12 . ar ferand forglas fírdomain (i.e. the sea) LL 224b8 ( TTr. 535 ). f.¤ buird mensal land Fl. Earls 106.3 . fearann cairte charter-land, lawful estate Keat. Poems 1006 . f.¤ claidib sword-land (i.e. gained by force of arms): f.¤ cloidhimh, TD 17.1 ; ii p. 255 . cia an tír nar mhaith leatsa sinn do dhéanamh fearainn cloidhimh?, Keat. ii 5641 . co ndernsat [na Danmarccaig] f.¤ creiche ┐ cloidim ┐ forgabhala, Cog. 40.23 . f.¤ fochreca: see fochraic.

f.¤ fognama land assigned to a particular purpose; land for the support of a monastery, etc.: in cathair ... cona ferand fognuma service-land Fél. 46.6 . don mainistir ... cona fearonnaibh foghnamha ` glebe-lands ' AFM vi 2148.15 . f.¤ gaiscid land won by prowess: f.¤ g. is diles don ti nos cosna sech cach n-aen isin tuaith .i. is amlaid gaibter a comlonn aenfir, no tre cath .i. la n-aenaig, O'Curry 2093 (< H 4.22, 73a ). f.¤ pósta: lethbhaile da fearond phosta dowry-land AFM iii 298.14 = do f.¤ phusta, ALC (Ann. Conn.) 1239 . f.¤ rígdomna(chta) land for the support of the King's heir: dia mboí Cathair ... i rrigi Temrach ┐ Cond ... hi Cenandos, hi ferand rigdomna, LU 3138 . ferann rigdamnachta, RC xxvi 132.7 .

Compd.: ¤mag a field, enclosed plain: feartmhagh .i. fearannmagh, O'Cl.

fodail

Cite this: eDIL s.v. fodail or dil.ie/22556
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Forms: fodail, fodil, fodail, fodil, fodail, fodil, fogail, foghail, faghail, foghuil, faghuil

n i, f. (vn. of fo-dáli). Sg. 147a3 . fodail, Ml. 100b22 n s. or a s. fodil, Thes. i 495.2 ( Ardm. 77a1 ). a s. fodail, Sg. 33a5 , 61a18 . fodil, LU 6122 , 6123 . d s. fodail, Ml. 22d16 . fodil, Mon. Tall. § 77 . In later MSS. freq. written fogail. foghail faghail (ón dá chéill) in the two senses (i.e. distributing and spoiling , see fogal) IGT, Decl. § 37 . foghuil faghuil (na séd) § 10 .

(a) in general sense dividing, distributing ; gl. divisio Sg. 188a11 . fodhail .i. roinn no sgáoileadh, O'Cl. Esp. of distributing food at meals; etc. dosrocht gorta ... dos-rort fri fodla fodard murmuring at rations (?) SR 3398 . ro gabad dáil ┐ raind ┐ f.¤ they have begun pouring out liquor, carving meat and distributing (both) TBC-LL¹ 1195 . ni léiced raind nā f.¤ i tig Nemid, Ériu vi 148.35 . trí gretha tige deg-laích .i. grith fodla, etc. Triads 99 (expl. .i. gáir ag fodhail a mbídh, p. 38 ). rombui nonbur ... i ndorus ind lis ... ni tairnechtar f.¤ (i.e. they had not arrived for (the time of) distribution) IT ii 178 . toisech fodla `chief of distribution' (? `the first to be helped' SG ii 352 ) RC xiii 446 § 26 . cach lestar fodlai (.i. copana ┐ ballana ┐ milana uma) every dispensing vessel Laws v 406y ( SM Facs. 24b ). bad fleda a fadla (= they will dispense abundant good cheer) ZCP viii 110 § 10 . do fodil a toraid do bochtaib, Mon. Tall. § 77 (end). a leth do fogail do bochtaib, Ériu vii 154 § 5 . iss ē cétchrod cain | tuc dond ḟéin re ard-ḟ.¤ , Fianaig. 48 § 17 . feraid fodil di fer lessaib ar óenāthib Ulad scatters warriors' limbs (?) LU 6122 . Anmchad Osraige amra caíne fadla flaithrige IT iii 32 § 4 (`herrlichster Aufteiler der Fürstenherrschaft' Bruchst. i § 13 ).

(b) a part, share, portion: enech ... issi rann ita f.¤ na sians the face is the part (of the body) in which the senses have their portion O'Mulc. 403 . ro rand cert fodla dona sluagaib (of spoil) `just divisions' TTr.² 1911 (? justice of division, i.e. fair sharing ). iat sin na fodla ergna ... ind Fhind (i.e. the dissevered members) Metr. Dinds. iii 374 . dorigne Cír .xl. fodail don tsrut[h], BB 7a6 . doronadh .xl. fodail leis de ib. 36 . ro idbair ... Tóim nEirc cona fodlaib feraind, ZCP iii 206 § 3 = AFM 645 . craebh-fhoghla ... caibniusa tuath ramifications of tribes MR 98.14 . co fuil in dileghadh arna fogailt (foghail v.l.) a tri modhaib that digestion is divided into three modes RC xlix 34.6 .

(c) a logical division, a class or category: oés cacha dāna cen inandus fodla no aiste differing in the class and nature (of their occupation) Dinds. 40 . teora fodla fuil for inchaib duine .i. enicland ┐ enechruice ┐ enechgriss, Laws v 96.5 . do cach fodlai [leg. fodail (?] trebe, 406.14 ( SM Facs. 24b ). cis lír fodla tīre ? nī ansa : dí fodail ... eatham ┐ aineatham, Laws iv 276.1 . cis lir fodlai for rigaib? teoir fodla ... rii benn, rí bunaid, 328.22 . cis lir fodlai filet forsin mbairdne? nī ansa. cóeca fodal [fodhla v.l.], IT iii 6 § 4 . cis lir fogla ogaim? (classes of letters), Auraic. 5490 . na hocht n-airig sualach cona fodlaib, ZCP iii 24.31 . anmann na fodladh, 25.5 .

(d) a minor class or kind, a subclass: atat ceithri hernaile for crandaib .i. airigh fedha ┐ athaig fedha ... ┐ fodhla fedha (i.e. shrubs), Auraic. 1151 = fogla, Laws iv 146y ).

Possibly also in the phrase: dogní f.¤ di makes light of (see fodál).

Compd. ¤rann a division, part: a ttri focchail-randaibh (leg fodhal-r.) an betha, Ériu iv 51 § 9 (i.e. the continents of Europe, Asia and Africa). fo thrí foghailrannaibh an bheatha, ITS i 106.7 , 50.14 , 120.15 .

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