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achad expanse of ground; pasture, field; Of a field of battle
adbar 1 matter, material; materials etc., serving a special purpose, gear, equip- ment; in sense of makings (of), one fit to be; Hence of successors (actual or potential) to particular offices (kingship, abbacy, etc.) usually with eulogistic im- plications; heir-apparent; subject-matter (of discussion, literary work, etc.)2 cause, ground, reason; Of the cause of a quarrel, battle , etc.; Of the ground, pretext for a claim, charge; people who bring charges, com- plaints(?); people with a grievance(?)
2 ág 1 fight, battle , contest; Armageddon(?)2 prowess, valour
airbág act of boasting, contending; boast, glorification; Perh. also fight, battle; strife, battle; encounter
airbert(n)ugud shaking; giving battle (?); military prowess
airgal 1act of boiling, bursting forth; upheaval 2act of fighting; strife, contest, battle; in conflict 3line of battle , battalion; arms
airichill 1 act of preparing for, providing for, making (oneself) ready for: 2 preparation, provision, readiness; Appar. battle , attack etc. in
airis 1 (fore-)knowledge 2 tryst, assignation, arrangement to meet; to meet; meeting in battle , time of joining battle; Of the person trysted with
airlár level surface; square, market-place(?); floor; threshing floor; battle-field; surface (as of a coin); household servant, menial
ar-fich 1 fights, does battle 2 overcomes, vanquishes
arm 1 armour, battle-equipment, panoply,; a shield 2 weapon 3 army 4 accoutrements; armoury, arsenal; warlike attempt, expedition 5 wounded by weapons
augra 1 strife, contention, quarrel 2 battle , fight, conflict
bág 1 boast, threat, promise, undertaking, declaration; boasting 2 fight, contest, striving; act of contending, etc.; defending (?); day of battle; a day's fighting 3 warlike qualities (?), boldness
bánánach name of a preternatural being haunt- ing the field of battle
batáille battalion, battle-array, host
bíail, biáil Axe, hatchet; battle-axe
2 blár battle
bocánach some kind of (? goat-like) supernatural being usu. associated with battle or battlefield
caismert 1 signal, usually by sound; signal-fire; battle-cry 2 din; conflict; discussion
1 cám a log separating contestants in a duel (?); battle , conflict, encounter
1 cath 1 battle , fight; Of spiritual warfare 2 troop, battalion; martial, warlike, military; in battle , as regards fighting; battle-gaps; battle-gear; in a battle-girdle; battle-might; battle- encounter; battle-rout; battle-standard; battlefield; battle-boasting; warlike; skilled(?) in battle; victorious
cathaigid fights, gives battle; fights for
cathugud 1act of fighting, battling 2 fight, battle; gave battle to3Of spiritual warfare temptation, trial; Distress, sadness
1 cenn 1The human head, head of an animal; in sense, reason, head and body; Of a head of hair; Cathead; Wolfhead; Horsehead; Snakehead; Of the head cut off in battle; front legs; head-wound, serious wound; mouth.; completely; utterly, entirely; headlong; head first; owl; billow, breaker; appears; Of buildings roof; a ribbed vault, a groined roof; covers, tops 2 End, end-point, termination.; sheaves; Of territories; Of the end or completion of an affair, etc. 3Of persons, chief, head person, leader.; battle-leader; headquarters, centre; end, goal 4 towards, in the direction of, to meet; for, to fetch; in the future, afterwards, later; next, following, ensuing; below, in what follows; later, following; in front of, before; awaiting, ready for, in anticipation of; of time in store for; face to face, at grips; to the end, to completion; till the end of, for the duration of; in return for, for the sake of, instead of, on condition of, because of, for; a quid pro quo; towards, against, for; within, during; about, concerning, with regard to, for the sake of, etc.; finishes, completes; falls down, topples; to, in the direction of, towards, against; in addition to; adds to; in competition or rivalry with, in preference to; at the head of for purpose of leading; in store for, destined; at the end of; together; simultaneously; successively; about, around; about, concerning, with regard to; in control of, in charge of; over and above, in addition to; overthrows, upsets, turns upside down; on behalf of, for the sake of, in return for, in lieu of, because of, for, etc.; in spite of, in violation of; notwithstanding; nevertheless; Of begetting offspring by a woman in spite of or unknown to her husband; notwithstanding the fact that, although; head-covering
1 cern 1 angle, corner, recess; Freq. of battle-positions 2 swelling, excrescence on the body
cimas 1 dress-fringe, hem 2Of flank of army in battle-array 3Of limits of territory; Of coast
cinniud 1act of fixing, defining, deciding; act of dedicating one's life; act of terminating battle etc. successfully; measuring; wood-cutting 2 certainty, limit, definition; decision, decree; agreement; arrangements; destiny, fate
cippe battle-line, phalanx
1 cith Shower. Of rain, hail, snow; In sense of abundance; In vaguer sense trial, hardship, battle , etc.; storm-swept; dewy
clíath 1 hurdle 2 wattle panels of walls, doors or gates 3 woven fence, palisade, outwork; opposition to4 bridge; stretcher, litter, bed; beds on which druids slept in order to acquire occult knowledge; harrow; framework of shield; Of the oars of a boat; Of an animal, the loin, rib-cage; Of the strings of a musical instrument; Of the web of cloth; in close fighting(?)
clíathach 1 enclosure made of hurdles 2 battle , attack (freq. translated `skirmish' but contexts suggest a more serious engagement) 3 rib-cage, chest, breast; wing-feathers
clíathad battle
clíathar battle
comarc 1 outcry, battle-cry, slogan; act of crying out2 invocation, commemoration; Hence quatrain, stanza 3 token, signal, indication; agreement, plan(?) 4act of exacting, levying(?)
coméirge act of rising up (together). Freq. of warriors setting out, mustering for battle; attacking, assault- ing; assault
comirgail joint battle
comlann 1(equally) full, complete; evenly-matched (i.e. having same number of syllables)2Usu. of persons match, opponent; equal force, number; contest, battle , fight
1 comrac (act of) meeting: encounter; freq. in military contexts battle , fight; combat; opposition; meeting; a battle; adversary; Of seas, territories, roads, etc.
comraicthe encounter, battle , contest
comthócbáil 1act of raising (together)2act of stirring up or going to war, doing battle 3 muster, recruitment, forces 4Fig. act of rising up in opposition, vying
conblicht conflict, battle , fight
confa(i)d Of dogs rabies; freq. in general sense fury, rage, ferocity; battle-fury
confing battle-standards; machines
congab 1 settlement 2 gathering, host, army; collection, assemblage; battle-array; cluster 3In more specialized sense equipment, weapons, trap- pings; company
con-lá places together, joins; Of joining battle
1 corach given to waging battle; musical, melodious, tuneful
crécht wound, ulcer; battle-scarred
1 cró 1 sty, stall, pen, fold; hut, cell, prison; Connaught; Ireland; Encircling band of weapons, persons, warriors, etc., hence bodyguard, troop, (line of) battle; raven'; socket, hoop (of lance), eye (of needle) etc.; tent for wound, surgical probe, later unhealed wound; horse-shoe; hoof 2 box, container 3 hereditary property, inheritance; house
cuinn(d)scle Onset, attack, fight, battle
cummasc 1act of mixing together, commingling; mixture, medley 2Of sexual union 3 disturbance, strife, conflict, battle; brawl
debuith 1A diversity of opinion or purpose; difference, variance; a dispute or quarrel (arising therefrom), a contention, contro- versy, often with a notion of vehemence.; an occasion or instance of strife or controversy; a controversy arises; to arouse strife 2Act of fighting; an armed conflict, a hostile encounter on land or sea, a combat, a fight; esp. a skirmish; to seek battle; a single combat; battlements; a howdah; a fighting- mound; a port-hole; a fighting-place; battle-field; a war- trumpet; a particular fight 3 fisticuffs 45 Haste, hurry
deise suit of armour or clothes, apparel (usually of festive attire); Used of complete battle equipment
díliu, díle 1The Noachian deluge 2 torrential rain, wet weather; a torrent (of tears) 3 waters of the ocean, sea; Of the names of the Boyne at different stages of her course 4 flood, torrent usually in epithets; Of a warrior in battle 5The gs. is used attributively to denote great size apparently resulting from great (antediluvian?) age
do-beir 1 brings 2 gives; surrenders, gives up; gives battle; takes heed; gives in exchange for, pays for; makes for, attacks; of compensation or retribution); gives, gives away; gives out, gives away, dispenses; Of an author cites, adduces; yields, produces; utters, pronounces; promises, (swears); deceives; turns; trusts; takes in hand, sets about; spends; causes, brings about, effects; occurred; makes, renders, causes to be 3 Puts, places, sets; lays upon, confers on, imposes on, inflicts on (both in good and bad sense);; enjoins upon, compels, instigates; put on; brings, puts (into a state or condition); sends; give and put 4 Brings, leads; brings, deduces, traces (of a sequence, genealogy, etc.); brings down, humbles (mod.); brings up, rears, educates (mod.); well-educated 5 Gets, wins, takes; takes from; takes a wife, weds; wins, captures 6 makes for; falls on, attacks 7 comprehends, understands; perceives, observes, is aware of; observe, note , know (common in med. texts); perceives, knows (by looking at); knows (from), infers (from); thinks, opines, considers; means, signifies; understands (of), applies or refers to (freq. in pass.)
do-fócaib 1 lifts up, raises (of literal motion); Of hoisting sails; Of lifting a boat or ship to or from land; Draws up (water); takes up (from the fire); digs up, excavates; rises; takes, takes up; brings; takes away, lifts off, removes; raises, sets up (of stones, buildings, etc.); sets up, establishes; exalts, uplifts, elevates, extols; draws up, arranges, brings into action (of forces), begins (of a battle ); furnishes, prepares, lays (a table); rears, brings up, fosters; exacts, levies, raises (a tribute or tax); shows, exhibits; In pass. appears; appears; awakens, rouses, excites; utters (a cry or shout), raises (the voice); takes up, acquires; accepts; raises (a point), challenges (a statement); sets up, causes 2 rises; ? Of a muster for battle 3 appears 4 betakes oneself, makes off, rides aloft, soars (with various prepp.)
dorar Fight, battle , conflict, strife
2 dúbart, díubairt battle , raid, foray (?)
éicen 1 necessity, compulsion;; com- pulsory, needful, necessary 2 force (i.e. exercised by persons upon others); violence; tyranny; an act of violence, an outrage; a disaster, calamity; Violation, rape 3by or under compulsion or force; with difficulty, hardly; by force, compulsion 4 Difficulty, need, trouble, strait; in relation to war; stress of battle; a state of strenuous endeavour; Grievous plight; hardship; Sorrow, grief; stress; overpowering exuberance; Need, necessitousness; esp. famine, scarcity
1 ellach 1 joining, uniting; union, combination, composition; metre (?); joining in battle , engaging; encounter, battle 2a putting in; entering upon, taking possession of, appropriating
1 esbaid, esbud 1 missing, lacking, absent from; in want
esorcon smit- ing, striking, beating; a blow; esp. of smiting the foe in battle , scourging, felling (trees)
feidm 1 strain, stress, effort, exertion, undertaking 2 work, service, duty, function; steward (?); agent; soldiery; servitors, attendants 3 of a warlike effort or strain (often in broad sense of attack, onset, defence, etc.); day of stress, battle; `exertion of battle ', duty of service of a warrior in battle 4 makes use of; causes to work; there is use for; need of; of use, needful; need, necessity, occasion
feraid 1`suffices' or `supplies' 2 Grants, supplies; suffices, furnishes enough for; satisfy me; supplies, provides; gives, yields, pays; pays; brings (?) 3in lit. sense pours, showers, sheds, esp. of natural phenomena (rain, etc.).; Of blood, etc. 4by extension pours out (cries, lamentations, etc.), vents, gives expression to (a feeling, etc.) 5with obj. like cath, comlonn, etc., of giving battle 6 does, performs, executes; inflicts (on), deals (to); spends one's energies on, enjoys
1 fescor 1 evening, eventide, vespers; at evening; at eventide; at vespers 2 end, wane, decline 3in poetic style used of a battle (fought at eve ? Cf. similar use of matan)
fían 1in wider sense a company, number of persons; shield-bearers (?); Of pieces in a game, chessmen 2 a warrior (late and rare); a General
1 fír 1 true, veracious; he is right; I deem it true, I believe; it will prove true, come to pass; happened; may it come to pass; so be it; if it is true = `according to statement', `it is said'; `righteous' (?); as true as; genuine 2what is true; truth, right; according to truth, really, actually; truly, really (?)3a pledge, guaran- tee 4an attestation; a proof, test, ordeal; a religious ordeal or attestation; compurgation; compurgators; `test-tree,' tree of ordeal; aspen 5 right, due 6`truth of battle ,' a just cause in fight; fair play (in combat), single combat; the truth (justice) of the F.; the word of a prince; justice of a ruler; fair fighting 7 veracious, true, just; a just judge; a just judgment; just, true rule; according to right procedure, as is meet; true, righteous judgment; true account; just wrath; veritable, genuine, real; the true God; heathen gods; genuine fury; the true neuters; a genuine friend; a veritable foe; a true cleric; the real God; a true, rightful prince; true King; exact; true, genuine or merely intens. downright, sheer; true smoothness; gentleness; a hearty welcome; true charity; scrutinizing; true love; intense thirst; real profit; a downright defeat; deep envy; selected (?) wheat; salmon; a salmon- weir; fresh milk; a spring; fresh water (opp. to brine), spring water 8 truly, genuinely, downright; very keen; perfectly round; quite certain; really poor; truly learned; just in judgment; truth-speaking; truly the best
flann 1 red (esp. blood-red); sanguinary 2 blood (poetic word) 3 red power; bloody battle; bloodred 4 red-lashed
fo-ceird 1 sets, puts, places; applies; displays, exhibits; plants, sows; Of pitching (a tent), throwing up (a pile, mound), erecting, etc.; throws, casts, often of missiles; throws away, loses; casts lots; casts down, overthrows; upsets, prostrates; throws off, expels; drops, sheds; puts forth, emits, sends out; launches (a boat); offers, grants (to); lays, imposes (on); bestows (on); takes counsel; plans; turns, twists, makes a stir; goes round; visits; searches; makes a contract or agreement; makes a leap, jumps, springs; rests; of sounds, noises: utters, makes; raises (a shout, cry); sighs; snores; cheers; performs, executes, wages; of defeated side; of opponent; slaughters; overthrows in battle 2had achieved; fall asleep; struck; alighted 3 weighs on, grieves, vexes; scares (?)
fócra(e), fúacra 1 proclaiming, announcing, making known, giving notice; Of denouncing a fault, etc. 2esp. announcing, proclaiming (a ruler) 3a notice, announcement, summons, ordinance; In Laws: a warning (of legal action), summons; an illegal challenge 4 summoning, suing (?) 5 denouncing 6 giving notice of battle , declaring war, challenging 7 proscription, banishment, outlawry; banished. outlawed; an outlaw; submitted
frestal 1 receiving (as a guest), meeting, welcoming 2 waiting on, ministering to, serving (freq. of supplying physical wants); Hence ration, supply; fill; Of serving at table; Of handling tools, etc.; attending to; Attendance, service; attendants; With gen. of thing supplying, furnishing; entertainment 3transf. of serving a church, office, etc. 4to join battle 5hence in hostile sense responding to (an attack or opponent), encountering, coping with; opposition 6 in preparation for; anticipating; in prospect of 7by extension matching, keeping up with, being equal to
fritháiled ministering, serving, service, attendance; an attendant; servants; In hostile sense engage with, give battle to, tackle:
fúacair, fo-úacair, fócair 1 proclaims, announces, makes known 2 Discloses, reveals 3 commands, orders; warns 4 proclaims battle on, challenges (some- one) to battle: 5 proclaims (in hostile sense), denounces; declares outlaw, banishes; repudiates, disclaims 6 adjudges, awards (to); orders to be given (to), hands over; adjudges from, takes away from; (reflex.) gives up claim to, renounces (publicly)
fuidlech 1 a remainder or remnant; survivors of battle; all that are left 2the latter part of winter (also in pl. Cf. fuidhle `the days in January'
fuilech 1 bloody, blood-stained 2 blood-shedding, sanguinary (usual sense) ;; valiant in battle; Of combats, etc. 3of sanguine constitution or temperament (rare) 4of noble stock
gáir a shout, a cry (of exaltation, grief, etc.), a call; excommunication, malediction; Fig. of a person battle-cry, rallying point; shouting voice; lamentation
1 geilt 1 sprite of the glen 2name of some bird (?)
gleo 1A fight, a combat
1 gort 1a field (of arable or pasture land); a field of battle; land, territory; a fenced field (?); an apple-yard, an orchard; a corn-field; of the fertile nooks; of the clear fields; act of weeding 2a corn-crop, standing corn
1 idna, indna 1 a spear, a weapon, generally in pl. weapons, spears 2 banner (?), standard (?), a sign 3a point, an end; ? Of the edge of the sea; in consequence of 4a battalion, a battle line
idnach, indnach warlike, armed with weapons; filled with troops in battle array; warlike; warlike, martial, valiant
imbert 1 act of using, employing, acting; a usage, behaviour, act 2 the act of moving about ? 3 the act of handling or plying a weapon, tool, etc.; Of managing horses; Of giving battle or preparing for battle 4act of practising, wreaking, inflicting with prep. for 5act of playing a game, gambling; game, sport; gaming-table 6 act of performing (music); chanting (prayer) ?; repeat (?)
imbúalad 1 mutual smiting, exchanging of blows; battle , onset; Of the beating of waves 2 great smiting
1 imguin 1the act of making a slaughter, waging war, slaying; slaughter, battle , conflict; leader, captain 2the act of reciprocally wounding or slaying; reciprocal wounding or slaying; contending with; fighting along with
immairecc, immairg meeting; conflict, battle
imm-goin wages war, gives battle; fights
imneisse, imnisse strife, contention; preparation for or threatening of battle
imṡlige mutual smiting; battle
3 in-, 1 capable of being claimed; capable of acting as surety; fit to offer Mass; suitable for the offering of Mass; capable of giving battle; able to argue; fit for ploughing; arable land; capable of bearing arms; worthy of being recounted or men- tioned; fit to travel, capable of walking; As epithet of a messenger; capable of being recognised or acknowledged; capable of acting as a surety; fit to be in- habited; fit for a ghost; fit for (use as) a razor; fit for military service; liable to be bound ? liable to give a pledge or guarantee ?; `fit for a battle-field'; fit for a wedding-feast; capable of being censured, blame- worthy; fit for the axe; customary; capable of being, fit to be; fit for food ?; like a bow; capable of taking part in a conflict; fit to be reaped; eatable, proper to be eaten; capable of being cast; able to fight; worth fighting for ?; marriageable; worthy to be bought ?; capable of (committing) an offence ? responsible ?; able to help; worthy of protection; able to restrain or resist ?; capable of being traversed on foot; worthy of note; able to fight, a match (for); worthy of being boasted of; comparable; comparable; capable of giving combat, a match (for); fit to mate with, marriageable; fit to be to- gether with; comparable with Cc.; proper to be kept, to be held; able to defend; to be dwelt (in); capable of being sold, liable to be sold ?; fit for the yoke, marriageable; to be put, proper to be put, comparable; fit to be compared with Corc; fit to join a company (of warriors), able to fight; proper, peculiar; `giftworthy'; courteous, gallant; capable of being made, (proper) to be made, capable of performing; to be forgotten, for- gettable; resembling a pin ?; unlucky, unfortunate; (proper) to be gone, able to go, traversable; fit to perform feats, fit for military service; suitable for horse-contests ?; capable of wisdom; necessary; capable of valiant deeds; liable to be paid (as éric); suitable for tillage; to be refused; fit for military ser- vice, capable of efficient action; As subst. `service due to a chief'; fit to be a warrior; capable of watching over; capable of giving valid evidence'; fit for a poet; marriageable; fit for a prince; chief-becoming; fit for an outlaw; capable of being inhabited; a habitable residence; capable of inheriting family land; to be waited for, worthy to be waited for; endurable, permissable; to be main- tained; fit to be taken, (liable) to be taken; to be captured; worthy of acceptance; Of a prayer, to be recited; sick, diseased; fit to be named; fit for manure; tallowy; fit to be accepted as a pledge; later worthy, excellent:; capable of (warlike) action; capable of work; worthy of censure, blameworthy; `to be sought for'; fit to drink; able to pay; curable; proper to be inflicted; fit to contend with; fit to row upon; fit to set out, ready to set out; capable of being traversed; (a wound) requiring a tent; by trans- ference, the person on whom such a wound has been inflicted; a milch-cow, a cow in milk ?; fit for a hero, heroic; capable of bearing a calf ?; curable, able to profit by the treatment of a leech; curable; excusable; lion-like; profitable ?; capable of maintaining; fit to float on a lake; blame- worthy ?; worthy to receive a reward; worthy to be boasted of (see moídem); sea-worthy, fit to go to sea; (capable of) intoxicating; worthy of praise; teachable (?); marriageable; worthy of a warrior (of a woman, marriageable, attractive (?): of a man, manly); warrior-like; fit for an assembly, festive (of attire); drinkable, ready to be drunk; curable, able to benefit from medical treatment; capable of making an alliance; capable of marrying; visible; fit to be men- tioned, proper to be said, noteworthy; capable of undertaking suretyship'; fit to run; kingly, fit for a king; fit for kingship, eligible for kingship; worthy to be calculated; fit to be divided; fit to be trusted; like a knife ?; fit for separating, to be separated; fit to be strained ?; capable of hunting; suitable for seed ?, favourable to growth ?; worthy of peace, able to be reconciled; able to walk; able to fight, fit for military service; significant, worth mentioning; fit to be bound; fit for swimming in; able to bring happiness or good fortune; fit to be an example; capable of engaging in combat with; able to come; worthy of trust; worthy to be expounded; capable of going, to be gone, (fit) to be tra- versed; capable of severity ?, capable of giving battle ? (see 2 tend); able to emulate, to be desired, worthy to be loved; acceptable; permissable ?; worth coming; desirable; able to weigh; fit to contend; worthy to be sought after; fit for a journey; fit for sick-attendance 2 to be sued for; to be feared; fit to be reckoned, con- siderable; to be waited; habitable; proper to be; to be taken; to be considered; able to fight; to be disparaged; to be censured; fit to give battle; to be corrected; blameworthy; to be checked; equally to be esteemed ?; to be observed, to be kept; to be compared; credible, trustworthy; to be visited; to be put; capable of fighting; to be condemned; to be done, fit to be done; fit for the spreading of a couch in; to be blamed; fit to be cast, capable of being cast; to be expelled ?; (or perhaps under (a) fit to be enslaved; to be gone; to be feared; to be consented to; worthy to be looked at; to be accepted, acceptable; to be taken; acceptable; acceptable; requiring to be removed ?; irremovable; moveable; to be called; to be invoked; to be sought for; to be inflicted; edible; to be spoken; fit for lying on; legible; to be let, to be loosed; to be followed, to be pursued; worthy to be mentioned; (worthy) to be treasured ?; fit to be killed; capable of intoxicating; to be compared, to be thought likely, conceivable; worth boasting of; praiseworthy, commendable, requiring to be praised; capable of being taught; to be revealed; to be refused; to be said, capable of being said; to be subdued or disciplined; capable of being travelled; fit to be made king; to be avoided; `fit to be dwelt in'; to be considered; to be given; capable of being compared; (worthy) to be trusted; to be avoided; to be brought, to be given, to be applied or ascribed; to be understood
inar 1a tunic; Evidently, sometimes at least, a short tunic; Of a woman's garment; Worn somet. next the skin; Of a garment worn in battle , and either of leather or iron 2the membrane or coat of the eye 3the peel or coat of an onion
indell 1an arrangement, agreement, adjustment, contract 2 arrangement, preparation, lay out, gear, equipment (for sleeping, for a journey, of a house, etc.); retinue; to prepare; set, ready; fitted to, projecting from; Especially of battle array, marshalling or equipment 3 circumstances, condition, manner, guise 4 contrivance, device; Hence snare; metaph. plot, treachery; By extension, a question 5act of adjusting, fixing, harnessing, yoking; In reference to horses, act of harnessing, yoking; Hence a bond, tie, fastening ? 6 exercise (of skill, etc.), means 7act of contriving ? 8 in that manner; as, in the manner
1 írna 1a skein or hank of thread; a skein or spindle of yarn 2of the hair, a tress 3of the confusion or disorganisation of battle , etc.; a tangle, a mêlée; a troop, company
laíded 1act of urging, exhorting, inciting to battle 2act of celebrating, reciting in a lay
1 lann 1 Thin plate, layer; Of ornamental plate; trophy, award; Of shields, armour, etc. a panel, plate; fish-scales; cooking-plate, griddle 2 Blade, sword; polished, whetted blade; dies in battle
lerg 1 hillside 2 battle-field 3 Shore of sea or lake, river-bank 4 surface, level 5 under colour of, for the ostensible purpose of, by way of 6 pilot of the battle-field
leth 1 side, direction; side; Page; direction, region; Of twofold division of a house side (?), part (?); the direction in which, anywhere, wherever; his, its; on the other side; on the other hand, alternatively.; elsewhere, anywhere, etc.; in, from all directions, sides, every- where; where, whither; on both sides, mutually; in any direction, anywhere; in the direction of, towards; past, by; With respect to, as regards, according to; More specifically because of, from, on account of; separately, severally, individually; aside, apart; apart, separate, different, special; on both sides, respectively, both of them; in turn, one after the other; in the direction of, towards; Of kinship, family connection; joins forces with; resorts to, places one's trust in, seeks refuge in; assigns to, ascribes to; charges with, lays to the account of, attributes to; to be expressed or understood relying on, engaged in etc.; On the side of, along with, in support of; With respect to, concerning, in the case of; In the direction of, towards; as regards, with respect to, in the matter of, touching; because of, by reason of, by, through; against 2 half; a half, the half (of); (fitting) opponent in battle , adversary; part, division; and a half 3 centaur; green-sided(?); (high) at one side, hence uneven, unequal; unequal, unfair; judgement, opinion, contract etc. onesided, partial, prejudiced; partial (poetic) knowledge; side, edge, border.; half; With names of measures, numbers, periods of time, etc.; injured in a leg, limping(?); one of two, one of a pair
líne 1Of line of writing or poetry 2Of line of battle; Of reins, cord; Of mountains; Of engraving on goblet 3 lineage, race, generation; Fig. of life- span 4Of birds clutch (of eggs), brood 5act of abandoning legitimate line of succession, of exceeding one's bounds, abandoning tradition; line by line; in a straight line
machaire A large field or plain, sometimes used as equivalent of `mag'; of level or of cleared land; In late lang. sometimes = battle- field, battle; Latinized name of Cashel
mag 1a plain, an open stretch of land; the ocean (poet.) 2in restricted sense a field or green attached to a fort, dwelling, etc.; uncultivated land; play-field; the world; Of a field of battle 3a certain space or distance 4 out of the plain' = from without; from the plain', from without; out, outwards; outside
maidid 1(the battle ) breaks before A on B = A defeats B.; x is routed, put to flight, and in wider sense, flees, (or without notion of flight) rushes 2in physical sense breaks (= is broken), bursts, gives way; of persons, is routed, flees; rushes, makes a dash; of things, bursts forth, gushes, springs up, arises; breaks, vanquishes 3 breaks, defeats, shatters
maidinn, maidenn a battle , conflict
maidm 1 breaking (a battle ); defeat, rout, flight; `field (path) of rout', precipitate flight; In concrete sense of routed party; Of cattle 2 breaking, bursting, giving way (in physical sense); nut-cracking; heartbreak; an earthquake; In concrete sense, a fracture, fissure; clefts 3a breaking forth, bursting out, eruption; spring-tide; Of a loud noise, clap, crack
1 mainder 1an enclosure for cattle, a pen, fold 2in wider sense, enclosure, confines; Of an enclosure of troops, arms, etc., in battle
mairbill battle or panic
2 matan, maiten a fight, battle (in the morning?)
2 meirge A battle-standard, esp. a banner, flag; a standard-bearer
1 mer 1 at our wit's end (?); active, spirited; sprightlier; nimblest, fastest 2of the mentally deficient 3 spirited, mettlesome 4common epithet of sea 5 wild, rash, precipitate, etc.; raging; eager' (? extravagant, fantastic; wild, gusty 6 swift (impulsive) in bounty 7 furious battle; by mistake; swift stream, torrent; mad-head', epithet of sea; recklessness; a rash deed; infatuation; quickly (? rashly) replenish 8 talked wildly, raved
mór, már 1 big, great; blustering (?); a great while; a great thing, in Glosses used adverbially = greatly; beyond counting; great = mighty, famous 2a great amount, a great deal (many); very often 3 greatly, to a great extent; especially; more and more 4 it is not (too) much for me, I require, I ought to (have, do); I think it much, excessive; I think much of, esteem, value, etc.; I think much (highly) of:; very little, hardly at all; almost; it is not much that (if) . . . = scarcely, hardly; almost; not more = nor . . . either; not more than, only 5a great battle; great guilt, a great crime; strong ale; a great birth (child, scion); a great circuit; as adv. (absolute or with i n-) all round, about; great Easter; big-headed; pro- lific 6 very; very great; much greater; the great battler; sluggards; very valiant; of mighty deeds; deserving much praise; great-billowed; bearing great (? many) apples
néit 1 combat, battle , fighting 2name of an ancient Irish war-god; a warrior?
nemain 1 name of an ancient war-goddess, the wife of Néit and somet. identified with the Badb.2 battle-fury, warlike frenzy, strife; murder; malice
nemthor the `n.' of the war-goddess (? battle ) is an obscuration of the valour of champions?
ochair 1 edge, hem; swift, sharp; edged
2 róe 1a level piece of ground; post, station (?)2a battle-field and by extension a fight, battle; In legal contexts, (trial by) combat, duel 3a rout, flight
rúac, ruaic 1A rush, dash; gen. in hostile sense, an onset, attack 2a rout 3a course, career
scaíled 1Act of scattering, dispersing; routing, scattering in battle; act of destroying; dissipating (feelings, etc.); act of disseminating (stories, etc.); fight, contention 2act of opening, undoing; act of releasing, loosing; act of unfolding, spreading out; act of elucidating, solving
2 scíath 1 shield, buckler; battle- ments of a castle in 2 fighting-man, warrior 3 protection, defence, safeguard 4metr., name of certain devices (addition and deletion of letters, inversion, metathesis, etc.) permitted in order to avoid faults in versification 5 protector, guardian 6 armed band; enclosure of shields; protecting wall
séol 1a sail; the lookout man; Of a piece of material, a covering; Of a bed- covering; an awning, tent; Of battle-gear 2a bed, couch; a woman in childbed 3a weaving implement, a loom 4 course 5hence manner, way; means, expedient 6Of music a strain 7 sail-cloth, a sail; sail-canvas, a sail; mast; activity, dexterity; course
sess 1the bench of a boat, the thwart; a bench of rowers, the number of rowers to a bench 2a beam; a key position; a battle-rank; a row, rank; support, champion; a boat of one, of five benches
sním 1Act of twisting, bending, shaping; act of spinning; In bardic verse freq. in sense of twisting or wrenching (perh. twirling or brandishing) weapons, hence fighting, doing battle 2 Trouble, care, grief, anxiety
spairn, spairnn 1 fight, conflict, battle , struggle, striving 2 wrestling
sraíniud 1act of pulling down, dragging, hurling, overcoming 2More particularly defeating, routing in battle
1 sról(l) 1Of banners, standards; banner, battle- standard 2 image of a hound worked in satin; banner, standard; satin cloth; weaving in satin
súaichentas, súaithentas 1 distinguish- ing mark, emblem, blazon, badge 2 flag, battle-standard, ensign
tairbert 1 inclining, bending; subduing, conquering; violence (?); defeat (?); unconquered 2 carrying, bringing, escorting; bringing forth, birth, pregnancy; ministering to, serving with food; With cath giving, preparing, threatening battle (?); handing over, delivering; handing down, tradition; deed, exploit, action, performance (?); passage; intelligence 3 giving, gift, liberality 4In religious sense offering, oblation
taircsech offering, eager to give ( battle ), aggres- sive
tairismech 1 constant, steadfast, permanent 2In late Mid. and Early Mod. Ir. applied to weapons, blows, warriors, etc.; strong battle-girdles; firm
tecmáil 1 happening, chancing, occurring; Usually with prepp. meeting, encountering, falling into, etc.; Of sexual inter- course; meeting; happening to; Of intentional rather than chance meetings; meeting, happening, etc.; clashed; falling into, becoming involved in; falling into sin 2 hostile encounter, battle , dispute
tecmálach battle-seeking, pugnacious; contentious
2 tend 1 strength, severity, force; hardship, stress, difficulty; battle (?); warrior; pressed against; by dint of; force against force, conflict, a match for; in opposition 2 power, authority; power, authority over; gains power, authority over, in (a country); confidence, trust, pride in; stubbornness, obstinacy (?)3 stronghold; fire, beacon
1 tennta 1 strait, difficulty, unfavourable position, (losing) battle; support; out of, to solid earth; pressing against, hard by; by the pressure of 2 bonds, sureties (? in pl. only, perh. from tendad)
tinchor, tincor 1act of contributing; marriage contribution; husband's preponderant con- tribution; wife's preponderant contribution; sup- ported by a woman, under woman's control 2 household goods; bed?3act of supplying; equipment, supply 4act of attending, caring for; attendance, giving of battle (?)5 position, grade, rank (?)
tnúthach 1 furious, angry; eager for battle 2 desirous, envious; envious person
tochor 1 act of putting; overturn, upset; legal what is thrown on shore; jetsam; act of throwing, sending 2 act of happening; act of journeying (to), meeting 3 act of opposing, fighting; act of fighting; battle , fight; act of attack- ing; attack; con- tention, quarrelling, strife; warlike; boxing- gloves
toirt 1 weight, mass; pile, heap 2 crowd 3 size, bulk 4 form, image 5 esteem, regard (for)
toísech 1 first, former; leading; former; prior; first in importance; superior; first in point of time, sooner; as soon as; sooner in preference; rather 2 first, first-mentioned thing or person.; leader, chief; centurion; head of the canonical offices, cantor; guide; battle chief; master of the novices; the head of the novices (?); chief of the household, major-domo; chief noble
torann 1 thunder 2(loud) noise 3 noise of battle; battle, conflict
1 tress 1 contention, fight; battalion 2 attacks, combats
troit Fight, battle , quarrel; contest; swift in combat
3 trom 1 heavy; Of sleep; Of a perfume; heavy, severe, grievous, difficult; Hence sad, sorrowful; great, vast, powerful, mighty; Of the earth; severer 2 weight, heaviness, burden; greater part, bulk; severity, distress, difficulty, sorrow; persecution; blame, censure 3 grievous lament; severe battle; great storm; mighty fleet; great pros- perity; heavy sleep; severe vengeance; great lord; mighty shout; sore disease; mighty flame; great benefit; heavy cloud; swooned; great pity, lamentation, sorrow; severe conflict; heavy snow; great belly; mighty fire; heavy conflict 4 very quarrelsome; of heavy dew; heavy-sodded; heavy and broad; heavy and great; mighty and red; amply measured 5 sleeps heavily; destroys; shouts loudly; severely wounds; severely wounds
túaircnid ` battle-smiter'; a leader, general, commander
1 tuir 1 Pillar, column (of a house, palace, etc.) 2Applied to persons lord, chief, hero; In more literal sense pillar, supporter, upholder, paragon; a battle-pillar
tuitim 1 act of falling; a fall; sinking 2to fail; act of falling upon, coming on; Of sleep 3 act of falling in battle , being slain; death 4Legal act of falling due, being forfeit; forfeiture (us. of a pledge, guarantee, etc.)
1 tul, taul, tel, til 1(part of ?) a cross 2 boss of a shield; Hence shield 3Of parts of the body; forehead; forehead; face to face 4 crest of a wave 5 at the end of (?) 6 violent fight; driving, beating on (?); frontal or direct blow, violent blow; great boiling; extempore judgment (?); great fierceness; head-on encounter, fierce battle; encounter; front (of forehead); frontal bone (of the head), forehead; boss of a shield; favourable judgment (?), prima facie case (?); burly (?) back; frontal (protruding ?) muscle or sinew; speedy judgement; stony vale; wailing, clamour, clashing (spec. of shields); boss of a shield; high plain, plateau (?); large chasm; exact middle; violence, impetuosity; immediate obligation; violent start 7 very aggressive; well-directed, finding the mark (of slings, missiles, etc.); with broken bosses (?); rough, fierce, violent, etc.; stinking, rotten; surface-stinking; with yellow boss; smooth-topped; very cer- tain (?); very brave; protected in front by a hedge (?); rough, fierce; bright- bossed; green-hilled; green- swelling; very bitter; blue-fronted. Of waves, the sea; Of shields blue-bossed; clashing, clamorous; keen-edged; with broad forehead; Of a shield broad-bossed; lit. bare-topped. Of an animal's horns; Of headless bodies; very cheerful, merry; very swift, violent, impetuous; gentle, steady; very sudden 8 smashes, shatters
tulán 1 hill, mound 2a knot in wood 3 fight, battle , raid, attack; affrays
úasal 1 high, lofty; metaph. noble, honourable; Of jewels; Of a tale; Lordly, haughty (?); Generous (?) 2a lofty place; Of incense; a noble; a patriarch; ancestor; noble kinsman; gentle and noble; an archdeacon; `high-holder'; high orders; principal physician; noble and great; archpriest, high priest; ruler of a synagogue; chief messenger; a noble battle
uinche, uince devastation;; scarcity (?); destruction; battle (?)
1 uinche a battle