Search Results

Your search returned 25 result(s).

aisil

Cite this: eDIL s.v. aisil or dil.ie/2493

 

Forms: aisel, aisle, aiseal, -li, -il, aisil, -le, -il

n also aisel. g s. ind aisle , Laws i 132.24 Comm. aiseal f. (g s. and n p. -li, d s. -il), IGT Decl. § 54 . aisil f. (g s. and n p. -le, d s. -il), § 150 . See Lochlann ii 224 . See Hermathena xcix (1964) 49 - 51

Part, division, joint. Of body: asil gl. artus, Sg. 68a2 . dim cēt aisle, dim cēt ḟethi, dim cét cnámha , ZCP vi 258.16 . sē haisle didiu fil ōthā ind meōir co halt na gūaland, Corm. Y 447 ( Anecd. iv 38.1 ). joint of meat: rannais D. assil tṡailli hi cóic tóchtaib, IT i 41.9 . tuc assill isin coire dó, 19 . dorat . . . B. in n-aél 'sin coire ┐ dobert nói n-aisle d'oénbéimmum anís, RC xiii 58 § 51 . fir in baili dligus aisill loin cach mairt, Laws ii 232.13 Comm. cethri aisle senshaille, MacCongl. 117.24 . Of land: aisil .i. rann, ut est acht aisil do thír frisi-ssuithither. Nó aisil .i. inatt, ut est a comcisnib aisli i clanntar crecht .i. biaidh iarmbrithemnus ann iar comdechsain in inaid in ro glanatht (sic) nó in ro clannadh in crecht, O'Dav. 90 . Of part (of the ornament?) of a sword: claideb . . . co n-a ṡecht n-aslib do dergór ina dessaib, TBC-LL¹ 204 (claideb . . . esnaid óir and, v.l. LU). Of shields: sciath co n-ocht n-aislib findruine, IT ii1 177.92 . doforni oen na n-aisill isin luaith .i. luaithrindi ainm in renna sin, Ériu v 72.20 (making of Cú Chulainn's shield). Cf. aisli .i. faobhar, ut est rinnaighecht i comuaim dá aisli, O'Dav. 57 . ? mas amail aisled is amail cetsceinm, O'Curry 925 ( H 3.18, p. 405 ). ? do-sóigh re táobh caisil cloch / aisil óir gu hÁodh n-eangach, IGT Decl. ex. 1992 . Of cloth: aisle sróil deirg strips(?), IGT Decl. ex. 1375 . In pl. fragments, pieces: iomdha tuir aoil 'n-a n-aislibh `many the white castle overthrown', Aithd. D. 37.36 . tor na aislibh eatorra, IGT Decl. ex. 1348 . go ndearnattar cotanna croinne . . . ┐ blodha bearnacha . . . ┐ aisleagha cearta . . . do na craoiseachaibh, Eachtra Uill. 3016 .

1 apach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 apach or dil.ie/3857
Last Revised: 2019

 

Forms: apaigi, abbaige, abach

n o, [n.] n p. apaigi, Rawl. 74a29 etc. g p. abbaige, LL 242a12 . abach, TTebe 4786 . ? Vn. formation from *ad-bong-. Cf. LEIA (abach).

(a) corpse, remains: anad acinn a.¤ treththoll-sa Thid, TTebe 3462 . ro tog-si araile aenabach fencbel, CCath. 4098 . d'iarraid apaigh (apaicch v.l.) mairb eiccin, 4085 . na habaighi ┐ na cuirp cirrthi, 2133 . ro lobhsatt apaighe (apaicche v.l.) na n-echradh, 3483 . cnamha a n-apaige, 3972 . do corpaib rig ┐ d'apaighib saerchlann, 4013 . imad na n-apaigi .i. cuirp na fírcharut, LB 155b13 . guba na con . . . ac urnuidhi áir ┐ abaige, Celt. Rev. ii 310.21 . na huili adhlucud do oslucud ┐ a n-abaidhi do thecht go anorach `their dead will come forth', RC xxviii 314 § 17 . Compd. ¤-thrúag: arracht adbalcrom aighedhghorm abachtruagh . . . énchaillighi pitiful and corpselike(?), Caithr. Thoirdh. 104.9 .

(b) entrails (cf. 2 fobach): a mboi d'abach ┐ d'ionathar, TBC St. 914 . uchtclar a carpait rea bruinde ag congbháil a apaigh ┐ a inathair and, 3541 . daise do for n-apaigib, BDD² 863 . gur leig a habach ┐ a hionathur uile amach, Feis Tighe Chonáin 1049 . do tairrngedh sé a a.¤ ┐ a inathar ass, Stair Erc. 2512 . gur bha lán an t-iomaire dá chrú ┐ dá abach ┐ dá bhréanionathar, PCT 523 . Perh. also: rotheas ana corpaib ┐ romet abaic inntib conach fagbad (sic) a toil acht ac mnaib a comcineoil, YBL 85b3 .

Either meaning would suit: la dethaig na n-apaigi 'ca loscudh, LL 404b22 . la drochthuth . . . na coland ic lobad ┐ la dethaig na n-apaige, TTr.² 1049 . do eirigh detach . . . dona abaichibh troga, Aisl. Tond. 97 § vi .

Cf. apaig.

cnáim

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cnáim or dil.ie/9712
Last Revised: 2019

 

Forms: cnáimh, cnámh, chnámh

n i, m. cnáimh m., IGT Decl. § 41 . a s. cnámh, TSh. 6193 . d s. chnámh, Butler Poems 1478 . bone : intí dothuit foir con-boing a chnámi, Wb. 4d15 . ind feúil forsnaib cnamaib gl. ossa, Ml. 22d7 . ní ticed scís mo chnamai, 41d9 . ho aisndis inna cnamae, 44d3 . armu chnamaib, 58a11 . o ch.¤ gl. ex osse, Sg. 106a4 . seisid ... isin nerball go cnaim, Laws iii 370.9 . fubta[d] ... dia cuimgither cnamu, v 138.14 .i. brisiud cnam tic de, 23 Comm. dognid comrac do ... do cendaib a cnama (of díchetal di chennaib), i 44.4 Comm. im com[r]orguin cnama, 202.1 .i. ac tabairt a smera eisib do upthaib, 31 Comm, ? ni fuillend cond cnaima (sic), 102.24 . da chnaim gortai ┐ cethri cóidh . . . aiss (meaning uncertain), O'Curry 880 ( H 3.18, 394b ). cuímm ch.¤ see 1 coim. conna deochaid cnaim de friaraile hi talam (of diseased person), LU 9642 . srengais in n-ól don ḟídba chnáma jawbone, 6458 (TBC). a c[h]naim senbuide (St. Patrick to his tooth), Trip.² 1625 . adnaid in ben aithni fria chnāmaib recognised him by his figure (of long-lost husband), ZCP xiv 156.11 . dobeired a māthair criaid fo chnāmai (of Colla Fochrí), ZCP viii 319.33 . snám, léim ... / ... cluiche cnáma (in list of games), ZCP iv 468 § 9 . cnáimh gan smúais, IGT Decl. ex. 1076 . fithcheall ... do chnámh (: dán) (of bone as material), Butler Poems 1478 . daonnacht Mic Dé bhí / is cnáimh dár gcnáimh, PBocht 2.2 . cnámha an scéilsi skeleton of this story, Flower Cat. 353.19 . ro raith fothúaid a nnirt a cnám as fast as his legs could carry him, LL 22021 . adacht F. tren foa chnāmæ sech F. (do.), Corm. Y 1084 . in c.¤ i m-bel na con (prov.), MR 40.20 .

Hence body : ar cnaimh / do lecciud ind úir, Ériu xix 10 § 3 . aisiuc in cnamha, ... ┐ as é cnam atbeir sund rí báiter for srothuib, Laws i 204. 21 Comm.

With follg. gen.: cnāim bratāin, Corp. Gen. 121.40 . c.¤ cocaidh bone of contention, Ann. Conn. 1315.8 . an saorbhrugh ... / 'na chnámh spairnne aca, Keat. Poems 1572 . 'n-a cnáimh choingleaca, Keat. ii 1210 . gabhthar geall ag [na] mnáibh muile / re cnáimh coire, DDána 111.25 . no falaigead cnaime cuile / caine caíde, IT iii 78.4 . cnaim craidhi in fiadha `bone of stag's heart', Rosa Angl. 100.15 . do chámaib elefinnte ... dorónta na doirsí of ivory, Alex. 591 . ibar .i. ab ebore .i. ō cnaím elefante, O'Mulc. 700 . cnaim imoire ivory, Rosa Angl. 286.7 . cen ch.¤ lessi . . . do brisiud thigh-bone, LU 6530 (TBC). cnaim mullaich `top-bone', Auraic. 1825 . c.¤ smeara marrow-bone, MR 70.2 .

In compds. not always readily distinguishable from cnám q.v. With nouns: ata[t] .uii. cnamcoma(i)gh as sruithiu `fractures', Bretha 2B . cnamhcomach arna curadaib, Caithr. CC 74 . dubchrecha ┐ chnáimchrói, Cáin Ad. 46 (for -chnaí?). pisoca isin lepuidh .i. cnam cosait, Laws i 180.24 Comm. a cnaimeruic body- éric, L. Chl. S. 25 . pípai, fidli ... / cnámḟir ┐ cuslennaig `bone-players', Metr. Dinds. iii 20.258 . fosceird in cnamfros sin inde ... [unde] Cnamros dicitur , Dinds. 31 ( RC xv 333.16 ). dom chognam ┐ dom chnaimhgearradh, Ériu v 80.18 . béim ... crūadh cnáimletartha, Fianaig. 96.12 . an Fraoch ... / isan charn 'na chnámhluighe, Celtica ii 157 § 4 . cnamrébaidh, CCath. 2108 v.l. (-brétaigh, text). cnaimhrédheadh ... do dhénamh dia chnamhaibh la cúl tuaighe, AFM v 1818.13 (cf. cnáimredach?). in mac ... / bái 'n-a charnail chnám-rossa ... `was made like a heap of scattered bones', Metr. Dinds. iii 128.16 (see Dinds. above). spadumus, ┐ cnaimspetan bone-spavin (?), Celtica ii 38.94 . labrum anois don cnaimspedac (cnamspedan, v.l.), Celtica xvii 115 § 2 . ceol is cnámhthoirt `joints of meat', Ó Bruad. ii 82.12 . With adjj.: a dtrí muinéil chnámhaltacha, SG 307.2 . corp cnámharrdhachta, Párl. na mB. 37 . gomba cnámhathchumtha a ccuraidh, Hugh Roe² 336.8 . mac ... / cnáimfhéil meic cnó-messa (comic n. pr.), MacCongl. 34.5 . a[c] cruinniugudh ... na curp cnámgerrtha, ZCP vi 57.5 . cosa ... cnámh-loma, ML 120.10 . ima chorp cnáimhremhar curata, Ériu v 174.199 . ina chotchoibh cnamhroinnte, AFM v 1776.3 . With vb.: an lámh chédna do chnáim[h]theasg (of hand of Fráech), Celtica ii 171 § 56 .

cnám

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cnám or dil.ie/9725

 

Forms: cnáma, cnámh

[u, m.] vn. of cnaïd, g s. cnáma. IGT Verbs § 42 . cnámh m., IGT Decl. § 95 . act of gnawing, wasting : in loiscend .i. cū cnāmha , Corm. Y 257 . ro gab int oircne for c.¤ na hemi, Corm. 30.13 (cocnam, Y). c.¤ cárna, bronnud bánbíd `gnawing of flesh', MacCongl. 92 .z . is cudruma . . . an diansgailedh ┐ in cnam consumption (i.e. of tissues), Rosa Angl. 20.9 . ac cnam ┐ ac cerrbad (of monsters in Hell), RC xxviii 320 § 39 .

By extension of territories etc., laying waste : ag cnam cach comursann ravaging , Ann. Conn. 1315.7 = ALC i 568.6 . nir chaicletar Gaill . . . cill . . . cen cnam ┐ cen commilled, Ann. Conn. 1315.3 = ALC i 564.17 . geg cosgurach / cnam gallbaile (of warrior), IGT Metr. Faults§ 71 . See cnámtha.

Compds. (see cnáim). With nouns: na trí chnamh-aillse (fig. of enemy fortresses), ML 80.7 . sgur dod mhurmur ┐ dod chnaimhcheol oirne, Luc. Fid. 4726 `grumbling', Gloss. itir gerradh ┐-césadh ┐-cnámloscadh (describing Hell), RC xxiv 381.13 . With adj.: creabair . . . cnamhghobacha, Lism. L. 3652 .

1 coim

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 coim or dil.ie/10134
Last Revised: 2013

 

Forms: c., com

n (-mm) c.¤ f., IGT Decl. § 14 . Later also com o.

(a) body, breast, bosom, waist; also appar. (front or breast of) cloak, mantle, covering , and so freq. translated in editions; see O'Rahilly, Celtica i 378 (cf. also meaning protection and phr. fo(a) ch.¤ below): cuim chnáma uili in triar sin, BDD² 925 .i. cen alt indib, LU p. 223 n. ata agam com cnamha , Duan. F. i 86.7 `I am a mere mass of bones', Gloss. (cf. Hermathena xlviii 151 ). daine . . . co comaib imdroma each, KMMisc. 317.4 . tug a láim ina chuim ┐ tug da chuislinn ōrda as, Fianaig. 58.13 . cach æn fo mbī c.¤ colcaidh whose body rests on a mattress, ZCP vi 265 § 26 . idconnaic an naoidhe m-beg ag tuitim a c.¤ na cumhaile, ITS v 158.16 . in bhar c.¤ `breast', Magauran 320 . im ch.¤ féin = in sinu mea, TSh. 4935 . sronnán id chom ar n-a chor (of aging body), DDána 56.7 . caomhthach do chuim, O'R. Poems 2671 . cum fairsing, Desid. 3036 `belly', Gloss. fá chaol a chuim `about his waist', Keat. ii 5116 . rochaidh an com re sruth (: corr) `belly or sound-board' (of harp), Manners and Customs ii 256.z . a com mar chriathair beach, Measgra D. 7.122 `forepillar of harp', Gloss.

Extended uses; vessel, container : im chomm, im stuagach, im folderb, Laws i 124.4 .i. ima cuairt .i. im belcumang .i. in muide, 134.3 Comm. h-i cóm airgit gil ┐ i ciste don crund sin na crochi, LB 233b22 . com Loch Dirg `waist' (hollow ?), O'Rah. 114.11 .

(b) keeping, protection, shelter : com. . . . coimhéd, Metr. Gl. 29 § 47 . tabar com (.i. coimhéd) dún, Rawl. B 512, 35a (Meyer Contribb.). bheith gan ch.¤ idir chách, DDána 46.36 . ní reichim . . . / c.¤ fheithimh `any shelter', Aithd. D. 51.14 . c.¤ caoineasa, TSh. 8957 `a smooth covering', Gloss. biáidh mo dhóigh a ccuim do sciathán, Psalms lxi 4 . cuim `a covert', Eg. Gl. 174 . coimm ria ccioth (prov.) refuge, resource , AFM vi 2140.21 .

(c) V. freq. with prep. FO: fá ch.¤ na néull anywhere under the sky, KMMisc. 248.9 . a cend fo ch.¤ cáich ar uair / oc cungid neich nā fogébe peering at everybody(?), Fing. R. 215 . sa cheand ma ch.¤ with bowed head, Magauran 2864 . cenn a c.¤ a state of ignorance, RC xxiv 369.6 . Of wearing or carrying of weapons, etc. (in some exx. appar. with idea of concealment, see further below): meinister no bith fóa c.¤ fadesin his own m., Trip.² 940 . do chlaideb fót ch.¤ (as a safeguard), LU 6155 (TBC). maeldorn findargait i n-intiuch bodba fa choimm, TBC-LL¹ 5211 . calga . . . fo a cuimib, IT iii 239.141 . doboi E. amal gach mnai na trecumusc co craisigh forbthigh fo c.¤ a concealed . . . spear, LL 393b11 . a gcloidhmhe do bheith nocht fá n-a gcoimibh aca `at their waists', Keat. ii 2102 .

Under the protection of: in macc boi fo choimm, RC xxii 400.15 = foa ch.¤ , LU 7938 = choimb, BDD² 1469 . nongeibh fot comm, ACL iii 231.15 . tolluid cach ben fo choím a céli ammaig, LU 8276 ( FB 21 ). tabair do c[h]enn fom ch.¤ come under my protection, BColm. 68.25 .

In secret, surreptitiously: fa ch.¤ `private', P. O'C. s.v. com `waiste'. dunuc fot ch.¤ bring it without anybody knowing (lit. under thy cloak ?), Vita Br. 26 . dorigne O. foa choimm / liathróit, Metr. Dinds. iii 248.89 . luid in íngean . . . ┐ craeb draigín cona hairnib fo coím ┐ asbert cidh fil fom ch.¤ guess what I have, BB 362b41 . mo ghairm ni cheilim fa ch.¤ , Content. xxi 1 . Cf. teora muimmecha táide: caill, c.¤, adaig, Triads 130 .

With other prepp.: ara c.¤ `before him(?)', Ériu xix 83 § 9 . for comairce ┐ coimm . . . na ndóine mor, LB 156b32 . cu tucad a n-oenchum re P. hē he was brought to P., Irish Texts i 43.25 . a c.¤ Accla m'óenar under the shelter of, Anecd. i 27 § 22 . i gc.¤ chalaidh, RC xlix 173 § 30 . a gc.¤ nóna at eventide, 171 § 17 .

Compds. co tarat a choimchriss immi body-belt , LL 14044 . id chlí choimghil, Aithd. D. 85.12 . crios clár gcoimshliom, DDána 119.19 .

In n. loc. o Chum Dínil i crích Corco Duibne, LL 36138 .

? colpdae

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ? colpdae or dil.ie/10533

 

n calpdae .i. do anmain in fir dia mbu a gae la Cormac i Tig Midchūarta. Aliter: c.¤ .i. calp cend isin Dūil Feda Māir. C. .i. don chiunn bīs fair ro hainmniged .i. in loiscend .i. cū cnāmha , Corm. Y 257 . Cf. 1 calb.

crúadaigid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. crúadaigid or dil.ie/13181
Last Revised: 2019

 

v g (crúaid) hardens, stiffens . Trans.: cruadaigis in cath i n-agid Hectoir, LL 32288 ( TTr. 1476 ). ro cruadaigit craidida, Acall. 6493 . crúaidighidhsi céim dá n-ionnsoighidh hastes, TFrag. 180.12 . na féithe cruadi[g]ter ó leadrad, O'Gr. Cat. 269.5 . cu cruadaigter `until it is kiln-dried' (of malt), Laws ii 242.1 - 3 Comm. Gramm. cruadhuighidh [s] .dh. ┐ th. na díaigh prob. produces a voiced plosive (see crúadugud, crúaid), IGT Introd. § 30 .

Intrans.: ro cruadhaigh . . . a corp grew stiff, CCath. 2202 . ro cruadhaigh ┐ ro thécht in talam fúthu, 2324 . nó co cruadhaigheann a ngné cnámha , O'Gr. Cat. 230.5 . an tan chruadhuigheas an duine . . . sna dubháilcibh, TSh. 1914 . do cruaidheastair conách ar a g-céadfadhaibh `had hardened their senses', ML 74.4 .

Vn. crúadugud.

1 cú

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 cú or dil.ie/13291
Last Revised: 2019

 

Forms: chon, coin, choin

n n, m., later also f. See GOI §§ 328 , 74 , 89 , 203 . With lenition of closely following wd. ( c.¤ ches, LU 8336 , cf. Cú Chulainn, passim), § 232 . For gender cf. g s. in chon , Mer. Uil.² 267 . n p. na coin , Anecd. i 9.21 (so also SCano 287 ). in choin , Bodl. Dinds. 32 . With masc. pron.: smacht ar choin gan eill ní heidir / a thoil féin dá léigir lais, Dán Dé xix 8 . c.¤ m. (and f., v.l.), IGT Decl. § 21 .

(a) dog, hound : c.¤ goirt elscothach, Lat. Lives § 64 (69.2) = avidus canis, Vita Br. 10 . do conaibh gortaibh, Blathm. 107 . co rāssa in cū, TBC-I¹ 539 . ba samalta ri gláim con allmaraig, MU² 611 . D. ┐ D. . . . dā choin M. Fothartaig, Fing. R. 59 . ri iarthair Laigen, ┐ a ben . . . ┐ a chu do marbad i n-aen uair, AU i 570.4 . cia ris fa fearr do crudh c.¤ who loved a hound better? AFM ii 898.20 . da folaib con ┐ catt ┐ druad (sc. noxious liquid for spearheads), MU² 732 . .iii. bliadna don gurt. trí saeguil in guirt don coin (dog's life-span), Lism. L. xli 7 . coin a tuil a leanmhain día sleghaibh (sic leg.) `their hounds asleep, fastened to their spears', Cóir Anm. 70 (322.15) . dá maer a chon masters of hounds (in enumeration of Finn's household), SG 93.14 . c.¤ bhus oirrdhearca n-iomráidh (in praise of Mag Uidhir's dog), DDána 112.1 . lēcad chon re fīed (an unprofitable act), MacCongl. 125.18 . fágbhaim fútha an ch.¤ sa cluithe `the hound and sport' (i.e. `the whole business', note 2), Ó Bruad. ii 196.4 . In name of plant: blas na gcaor gcon, Dánfhocail 74 (`dog-berry', Gloss.). In more general sense: a ndul a ndealbaib ceithri con . . . a ndeilb madaid, RC xxiv 174.6 .

(b) c.¤ (allaid) wolf : cu'allaid gl. lupus, Ir. Gl. 417 . isait coin altai in degboin, Vita Br. 27 . lúatha coin dod-repnadar, BDD² 1515 ` wolves ' ( BDD 166 ). os hé conrethed laa cona (of the child Cormac, carried off by a wolf), ZCP viii 311.1 . amal mucca eter conaib, LU 4442 . cúana mára cucu (na hoegaire) do chonaib alta, LL 36599 . atchīatt na conu cucu 'na rith, BColm. 54.3 ; fáolchonu, 5 . co[i]n allta, 12 . c.¤ allaid, CF² 1159 . na coin alta ┐ na sinnaig, O'D. 1686 ( H 5.15, 29 col. 2 ). nuall-ghul . . . amhail chona allta, TSh. 5857 . Name of plant: atriplex .i. cu allaid `orach' (Gloss.), ACL i 335 § 86 .

(c) With other defining wds: mo ch.¤ coiméta `guardian hound', Cóir Anm. 214 . coin fhodhairne .i. dobharchoin, no madaidh uisge, O'Cl. See fodorne. c.¤ lechtig, see ? lechtig. c.¤ lomna, Fraech 330 . c.¤ neimhe fierce hound (the smith's hound in Táin), Ir. Syll. Poetry 59 § 4 . ō mud na con tairisi .i. na con tighi `of faithful dogs (i.e. of domestic dogs'), BColm. 82.z - 84.1 . c.¤ ruadh .i. seannach ` fox ', P. O'C. c.¤ ruad Droma meic Dáir, SG 56.21 `wolf'. cū otraigh 'a yard (lit. dung-hill) dog', Celtica xxv 151 ​​. See 1 árach, 1 lorg, loman, and sodach.

(d) Fig. Usu. laudatory of persons, etc.: flaith in chon bic (i.e. Congalach, a king), ZCP xii 236 § 55.3 . c.¤ congbhála cáich `maintaining hound' (Conn), ML 86.5 . c.¤ fiadhaigh fhola hAdhaimh (of Mary's glory), Aithd. D. 87.2 . In unfavourable sense: I. h. Flannchada, cu na naemh ┐ na firen (`persecutor', note), AU i 570.7 - 10 .

Very frequ. in nn. pr. notably in name C.¤ Chulainn. See Contribb. 539 , Corp. Gen. Index 572 f. Mac Con, ZCP viii 312.9 . mo Ch. cháem chain (sc. C.¤ Chulainn), TBC-LL² 426 . in C.¤ Chulaind . . . no bíd ar Maig . . . Murthemne . . . Mássa C.¤ fil and, LU 9312 - 16 . eter Conall Cernach ┐ Coin Culaind, LU 8781 ( FB 58 ). C.¤ na Cerda `Hound of the Smith' (C.¤ Chulainn), TBC-LL² 434 . ó Choin cherda Conchobair, LU 3573 ( SCC 29 ). O Coin Allta `grandson of C.¤ Allaid', RC xviii 271.18 . Blatmhac mac conbreatan maic conngosa (in title), Blathm. p. 2 . do Coin-bretan . . . Cu-bretan mac C., RC xxiv 48.3 , 4 . C.¤ corb, Cóir Anm. 191 . C.¤ cen mháthair, 48 . Clann Con-Coingelt (genealogical heading), Corp. Gen. 292.24 . Cúduiligh (name of a coarb of Máedóc Ferna's), BNnÉ 287 § 274 . drai derg donnbuidhe / curaí ín rindmuighe, IT iii 94 § 144 . Cū Rūi, Bruchst. 26 § 58 . lecht Con-rúi i Sléib Mis, RC xxiii 306 § 10 . hi crolecht Caunrai (rhet.), ZCP viii 565.10 .

(Prov.) doringnis C.¤ ┐ Cethen dím .i. c.¤ thanic i tech Cormaic . . . co ro marb Cethen . . . ┐ co romarbad in c.¤ fochetóir, LL 161b marg. sup.

Metr.: c.¤ mara, fault to be avoided by poets, consists in lack of a second internal rhyme in second couplet. Named from the ex.: ni cainfidhear Cu Mara / da fagha bu du-bera, IGT Metr. Faults§ 9 . Exemption is given in some metres. da aisdi ina tabar sairsi do Choin mara no tri no .i. leith-dechnaidh . . . ┐ dian oireng ┐ deachnaidh breacht, § 75 . sairsi dhisi sa leithdeachnaidh, amail ata ni doigh Daire ag roind a tire / re cloinn Creidhe (the lack of an internal rhyme with Daire is permitted because of the shortness of the line). Ata comardudh re `roind' . . . gurab uime sin do-berar sairsi do Choin mhara isin aisde sin, § 76 . §§ 77-8 .

(e) In extended application creature, insect, parasite (us. with defining word): cú cnámha .i. snasán, O'Cl. ` vermin, louse ', Contribb. 540 . See cnám, loscann . c.¤ cherchailli .i. findoi facabar a fés na hóili, Harl. 5280, 41a , Contribb. 540 . moth, bed-bug (?), see c.¤ finda s.v. ca(u)nna. c.¤ ḟiaclach, see O'Curry 1886 - 7 (of person, the c.¤ glas) under (f) below.

(f) Legal. cu na tri ngnimh, O'D. 2449 ( Rawl. 506, f. 61 p. 1 col. 1 ) `a dog that can track and seize, and can defend against attack', Plummer MS notes. im choin for a mbi ottrach `hound of the dung hill' (watchdog), Laws i 126.8 .i. cu sechtair doiris, 144.7 Comm. na dobrana amhail na cona cennta, O'D. 1686 ( H 5.15, p. 29 col. 2 ). da cet do cach crudh aici (in briughadh leithech) cinmotha coin ┐ cata, Laws i 46.24 Comm. tri coin fogail fomnaither and three dogs are checked in trespass, iii 414.23 . caithe con `trespasses of hounds', iv 122.4 Comm. muilliud con `setting on a dog', iii 518.20 . ni cuirter coin congail[e] fair `no dogs are set fighting in his (the invalid's) presence', BCrólige 61 . aithne con do sedhguinecht, Laws v 190.18 . oin con fri tofund `the loan of a hound to hunt with', 278.5 . in cu confaid `mad dog', iii 272.20 Comm. in cu cedcintach (of liability in cases of dog's first bite), 522.16 Comm. `c. glas' (derogatory term BBCS xxiv 116 ) of person without legal status except through his wife, hence one whose children become in effect members of their mother's `fine', their father as an outsider having no `fine', stranger, castaway (?), see Stud. in E. Ir. Law 132 , 183 , 197 : cu-glas (.i. in ti amail coin imfaenledaigi gabar tar glas na fairgi, in murcurthe, na fuil ac tigerna airithe, 19 Comm. ), direnar side a inchaib a mna, ┐ is si iccas a cinta, Laws v 516.7 . cu glas (.i. deorud loingsig, Comm.) di-renar side a inch(a)uib a mna, etc. c.g. i.e. a proscribed foreigner (Thurn.), Ir. Recht 64 § 4 . ni aile maithre cuit i maccaib — acht mac con glais (.i. ín muircairthi, Comm.) no mac ambui, 31 § 33 . fiacail conglas . . . .i. in cu fiaclach gabair tar glas na fairge, O'Curry 1886 - 7 ( 23 Q 6, 22 aa ). Cf. Mac con glaisi, O'Dav. 418 `son of the gray wolf' (or of the female stranger or n. pr. f. ?).

Compds. oi-ba . . . coinba, echba, duineba murrain of dogs, ZCP iii 245.y . conbadh inna con, AU i 246.2 . conbóchail gl. Hylax, Thes. ii 47.25 . im conbuachaill (sic leg.) cacha cethra `watch-dog', Laws i 126.8 . rucus slān cinad conbuachalla, ZCP xv 331 § 22 (Caratnia) `das Vergehen des Hirtenhunds'. Fothad coincheann dog-headed , Corp. Gen. 103.14 . concro gl. decipula, Ir. Gl. 261 . hi con-chrú `amid the blood of dogs', Metr. Dinds. iii 392.z . Fear glas fri concuru, BB 369a18 , SG ii 496.31 `handling of hounds' = fri concairecht, Dinds. 35 . a coindobrain `his otters', Hy Maine 90.z . confæl conrechta .i. ben conrechta .i. inti risa cartanach dol asa eol a richtaib con amail atait i coinerca (Í Chon Erca, Ed.), BCrólige 32 and n. conoel (leg. conḟoel .i. ben tet a conrecht, O'Mulc. 269 . O'Curry 95 = fáelchú 'wolf' CMCS xliv 64 n. 105 ) ( H 3.18, 67 ). in cetramod plag .i. cinomi ┐ scinifi ┐ confiaclaca conda i cricaib . . . Egept biters (flies, midges ) = muscae ( Exodus viii 22 , 24), BB 240a46 . Cf. na cuili conda mus-luaiditis dar béolu ┐ tar gruaithe dóib, Celtica iv 24.326 - 7 . coinḟiadh (sinnach, v.l., notes) dá lí ar tí a hén fox , Acall. 846 . ? mar da chuala in cughaire / noco cluinfea in damgair, IT iii 89 § 112 . Murphy Metrics 60 § 85 (`hound-cry', Gloss.). ¤glecc, see coinglecc. co n-gabdáis cointéill ┐ echlusca duit `lash thee with dog-straps, etc. ', MacCongl. 107.1 . coneill (a s.) dog-leash , Acall. 3208 . de genere CorchuChonlúain, Thes. ii 265.9 ( Ardm. 11b ). ga chonmhaoraibh `gillies', Aithd. D. 20.5 . conmaor `intendant de chiens', Études Celt. xii 532 . a conmír gl. offam, Sg. 103b1 . Ir. Gl. 276 . ferr cara inā conmīr (prov.), ZCP vi 260.22 `a ham is better than a morsel for a dog' (?), RC xlv 88 § 5 . See s. 2 cara. conogam .i. archu, etc., Auraic. 5740 . tiagait iat i conrechtaib `in the form of wolves' (of Síl in Faelchon in Ossory), Todd Nenn. 204.2 , cf. ¤ḟáel supra. (in n. loc.) Glenn na conricht, Acall. 7716 . deisidh for a chon-righthibh hi fiadhnuse na heillte `on his (a wolf's) paws', BNnÉ 29 § 34 . tar a conumbur (sic leg.) `dog-trough', Laws ii 118.16 Comm.

See 1 cana, coinchenn, coinḟíad, 4 con, conchar.

1 féith

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 féith or dil.ie/21518
Last Revised: 2019

 

n f.

(a) a kidney (only in Glosses) : f.¤ no áru (gl. rien) Sg. 96b4 , 63b14 . is ho fethib gnitir comaccobra ┐ imraiti (gl. de renibus) Ml. 38a5 . Here probably : drúis .i. toil féithe (expl. of tuilḟéth), Triads 142 gl .

(b) a fibre, sinew (perh. the orig. meaning), later also a vein, artery, vessel (meanings not always clearly distinguished): transl. Lat. nervus in med. MSS. gl. fibra Sg. 100a2 . do ḟéith bic bis fon tengaid this (gl. sublinguae) Gild. Lor. 132 . na fethi (gl. fibras) ib. 223 . neruus ... .i. ... feith, O'Gr. Cat. 261.30 . fuil ... oc na hairdbenar alt no feich bloodshed wherewith no joint or sinew is cut Laws v 142.8 . lethdire la aithgin on midach ... ma ro airdbenustar alt no feich, iii 320.21 Comm . cen tescud alta nā feithe, v 488.5 Comm. bánbéim na fagaib feith fo saoth .i. fo tinnes, O'D. 826 (< H 3.17, 590 ). imruidbiset ... fēithi do chridi indit, TBC-I¹ 2828 . connach fail f.¤ itir icá immuluṅg there is not a sinew supporting it (the heart) TBC-LL¹ 4386 . eter féoil ┐ chnámib ┐ féthib ┐ lethar, 4623 . cech f.¤ gablanach boi tar a mbrecbolcaib (of famished people) LB 155a27 . ro loitt in gái féthi do braget, IT i 103.12 ( ScM. 14 ). fo lin alta ┐ feithe fil i curp duine, RC xv 487 § 1 . dim cēt aisle dim cét ḟethi dim cēt cnámha , ZCP vi 258.16 . ro cirred ... ind lám ... acht con[da]ácaibset na féthi frisin corp `the arm was mangled ... save that the sinews kept it [joined] to the body' BDD 167 . nach ithid clanna Israel ... don ḟéich do chrap `the sinew which shrank' Gen. xxxii 32 . urchóidi[dh] ... dona féthibh (gl. nocet nervis) O'Gr. Cat. 260.28 . fuil a feithib veins ZCP vii 299.15 . gan bhraon id' ḟéithibh d'ḟuil ríogh, Keat. Poems 575 . (Fig.) i ngréas file is feárr féithe `of cleverer vein' Ó Bruad. iii 144 . Cf. cuirp ḟéthe ; tre ḟéthibh edarbha, Ériu xiii 37. 19 ; 27 .

Compds. : ¤fuilech : comruc feithfhuilech vein-wounding ZCP vi 97.24 . ¤remar thick of vein or sinew: sinis a láimh ... ḟéithremhar sinewy RC xxix 142.18 . ¤síned sinew-stretching: féithsined a bhféith `straining of their sinews' MR 256.20 .

See 1 féithech.

fidba(i)d

Cite this: eDIL s.v. fidba(i)d or dil.ie/22009

 

Forms: fidbadh, fidhbaid, fidbuth, fiodhba, fiodhbhuidh, fighbhuidi

n ā, i, f. (fid + vn. of subst. vb., Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 14 ) fidbadh IGT, Decl. § 12 . fidhbaid, § 13 . fidbuth, Anecd. i 69 § 167 (Im. MD). d s. fiodhba (: diomdha), PBocht p. 20 § 1 . Trees (coll.), a wood or forest: is mo diri in craind bis i n-etarbib a thire oldas in crann bis a fidbaid cidh aonfidh, O'Curry 890 (< H 3.18, 377 ). ba fidbad tunc it was a wood then Dinds. 27 ( BB 365b11 ). fidbaidae fál ` hedge of trees ' Thes. ii 290.7 . tigither fál fidbaide, Alex. 739 . ind [ḟ]idbad (: fidrad), SR 1389 . cach caill, cach fidbaig, Anecd. i 19.13 . fidbuth uase cain a bolath toradh fuirre, 69 § 167 . tir fidbaige woodland Laws iv 102.4 Comm. druim fidbaidhe ` wooded ridge ' Dinds. 43 ( BB 373a35 ). in crand is ardi isin ḟidbuid, PH 4116 . ní slicht sinnaig ... i fasaig nā fidbaid LL 264b9 ( MU² 336 ). os mincrandaib fidbaidi, TTebe 2563 . snadmait a n-eochu don fhighbaid to the trees Marco P. 113 . Mac Aedha na Fidbaidhi hUi N. `A. Ó N. of the wood' AU ii 506 . fiodhbhuidh (synon. with diothramh, 2 fásach), Kirk = Eg. Gl. 214 . pl. teora fighbhuidi nofhasat imon cathraig, Marco P. 95 . idir ḟairrge is ḟiodhbhuidhe TD 28.34 . gaeth ... ro bris taighe ┐ fíodhbhadha, AFM ii 984.21 . claide fidbad uprooting woods Metr. Dinds. iii 332.1 . Transf. of timber: adhbha chiúil d'fíodhbhadh giumhuis of fir-wood 2 Samuel vi 5 . Fig. of spears: risna fidbadaib ... di ṡlegaib, LL 239b25 ( TTr. 1693 ). Cf. na hocht catha ... ina cro catha ... cona tuighi do clethcoilltibh āigh ┐ d'fidbadaib neime (2 fidba?), CCath. 4981 . fiodhbhaidh chraoiseach `spear-forest' (armed warriors) TD 29.39 . Of masts: ótchondaic in fidbaid imremair, LL 235b2 ( TTr. 1366 ). Of hair: f.¤ roás triana chenn, Ériu iv 94 § 12 . Of the skeleton: fiodhbhaidh chríon cnámha mo cholna, TSh. 3312 = Dánfhocail 127 . Of a genealogical tree, a family: síol A. ... craobha d'ḟiodhbhaidh inleanta, Content. xxix 24 . Of a person, scion: a ḟiodhbha úr don ḟréimh ríogh, A. Ó Dálaigh xii 8 .

foirches

Cite this: eDIL s.v. foirches or dil.ie/22957

 

n m. fat, fat meat: mairtḟeoil 'r-a mbiadh foirrcheas, Keat. iii 1054 . na cnámha ... fá thromualach feola et forrathas (forrthais v.l.), Ó Bruad. i 106 . Cf. forrchas `a fat belly ' P. O'C.

folmaigecht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. folmaigecht or dil.ie/23143

 

n ā, f. void, emptiness: a bfholmhuigheacht an chinn cavity 23 K 42, 115.6 . a folmuigecht na leisi ┐ in cnamha uachtaruigh, Rosa Angl. 318.12 . tochlughadh an ghaile ag mothughadh a fholmuigeachta emptiness 23 K 42, 305.12 . lightness, vanity: dánacht na folmaigechta (sic leg.), Instructio 138.18 . is ingnadh in ḟolmuidecht so fum, YBL 317b (late note on a blank space).

imchor

Cite this: eDIL s.v. imchor or dil.ie/27400

 

Forms: imchar

n o, m. vn. of imm-cuirethar. imchar m. IGT Decl. § 17.

I

(a) the act of carrying, bearing: corn Finn ... ┐ dá ghilla imchuir aici, Fianaig. 56.8 . gin gu beth acht si (i.e. a shield) ┐ fear a himcair, Tromd. Guaire 15. dá shleig shéta shenlethna | atá aige dá n-imchar, SG 260.16 . ni fíu mheisi a bhróga d'iómchur, Matthew iii 11. na mairbh d'onórughadh ┐ d'iomchar re a n-adhnacal, TSh. 5560. eathar .i. artrach iomchair, O'Cl. soidheach iomchuir an airdríogh, A. Ó Dálaigh ix 2. co nach mó ina ceithri fir décc do mhair lé hiomchar airm, AFM v 1776 x . aroile d'eachroidh Uī Nēill ar a roibhi pāirt dā airget dia imachor, Fl. Earls 86.y . bít ag imchar chéri as chopán | méinne macámh, IGT Decl. ex. 101. géill fa shíthlaibh óir ghá n-iumchar, ex. 955 . guin sgeine fa-deara dhamh | gan sgeana eile d'iomchar, ex. 2047 . fear iomchuir an dúilimh `the Creator's viceregent' (applied to the military chaplain), Ó Bruad. iii 42.12 .

In passive sense: cuiris iomchar faoi ┐ beiris leis da theach é he was carried, Keat. ii 3210. for (ar) i.¤ being carried: ro chuirsiot na fir for iomchar eissiumh gus an nglionn, AFM vi 1918.20 . gur bhris cnámha a chloiginn, gurab ar iomchar rugadh go teach Briain é, Keat. iii 4239. is imdha ón Fhailghech ar imchur | gaillcherc agus ganndal `many a foreign hen and gander is borne by the man of Offaly,' Studies 1920, 417.37 .

(b) Used fig. of bearing, carrying (a dignity, tradition, etc.): 'sa righe (sc. Colla Uais) i nam a hiomcair | acc barr íle o Eireannchoibh `his kingship while he bore it,' BNnÉ 281 § 266. ar mbeith dá gcorpaibh marbha 'na n-ablachaibh neamhchuibhdhe ré hiomchor garma onóraighe san bhioth, TSh. 1381. beid ag na daoinibh ó bheól go beól dá n-iomchur (of sins), 1255 .

(c) the act of behaving: mar as cóir dhúinn iomchar rér ccomhursain, Parrth. Anma 28.11 . cionnas dhlighther don fhior é féin d'iomchar do thaobh a mhna pósda, 165.17 . is go bhfuile ag iomchur ruinn | dar leat amhail nach diongnuinn, Content. xvi 1. do chuir roimhe ... a iomchar go foighideach, GJ iii 68b22 .

(d) the act of supporting, maintaining: ní fhuil díobh fear a hiomchair | d'éis ar imthigh d'Éirionnchaibh `since these Irishmen have departed there is not one to support her (?),' Ériu viii 193.45 . lucht iomchair supporters, partisans , AFM v 1590.10 .

(e) the act of bringing up: fer imchair in leinibh gl. pedagogus, BLism. 76vb35 . gan fer a hiomchair iná haltruim, ALC ii 218.20 .

(f) the act of enduring, suffering (trouble, etc.): éugcruás na ndáoineadh meirbh d'hiomchar, Romans xv 1. lón an lóirghníomha d'iomchor, TSh. 1877. re hiomchar ualaigh thruim pheannaide na haithrighe, 8883 . acc iomchar ettualaing a easccaratt, AFM v 1824.z .

II As ordinary noun.

(a) In concrete sense a charge, burden: cuirfead iomchar mo chroidhe | ar dhuine eile a mbliadhna, Dánta Gr. 49.9 . nar ba hiomchar d'fhiach a corp a burthen for a raven, Dánta P. Feiritéir 729 .

(b) In abstract sense

(i) bearing, deportment, behaviour: a dhrochiomchar leis féin `his misbehaviour,' ZCP iv 430.20 . tá cuid de na daoinibh spadánta gan iomchar, De Imit. 245.2 . tre bheith diadha deagh-iomchair, 17.14 . fear a aoise dob fhearr n-iomchuir ` attainment (?),' TD 25 § 14. is gnáth dúndam i n-iomchur na bhfeadhmannach, Ó Bruad. i 76.11 . tig iomchar re foghlaim, Hard. ii 408.9 .

(ii) forbearance, suffering: a ngloine a neólus a n-iomchar fhada, 2 Cor. vi 6. le hiomchar fada cláochluighthior prionnsa `by long forbearing,' Proverbs 25 § 15. ar fhuilngis d'imneadh is d'olc ... ní hiongnadh iomchar ionnaibh forbearance ?, Maguires of F. § 100.24 .

lergán

Cite this: eDIL s.v. lergán or dil.ie/29988

 

ind (lerg): sgartar re cēli a cnāmha / . . . / lingther fa lergānaibh clīabh / íat ar delgānaib drochpīan, ZCP xii 389.25 (tortures of the damned in hell). ar leargán eoil an áineis `studying on triumph's slope', Arch. Hib. i 90 § iv (leanbán).

3 les

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 3 les or dil.ie/29992
Last Revised: 2013

 

Forms: leas

n ā, f. leas (na coisi), IGT Decl. § 39 (91.21) .

(a) buttock, hip, haunch ; very freq. in dual buttocks, posterior : coche no less gl. clunis, Sg. 67a14 . catas (crinas) .i. na lessa `the haunches', Gild. Lor. 176 . for di lis ṅgabra `on the haunches of the steed', Fél. 152.23 . ina suidhiu isin sneachta corici a dī leis, TBC-I¹ 1117 ( LU 5600 ). cen chnáim lessi . . . do brisiud, LU 6530 . congeib ó chond a leisi co holl a ochsaille, LL 189a46 . Cf. dar cuimgib a ll.¤ , Dinds. 1 § 8 . ubhall a leisi do dhol asa ionad cavitate sua excidit coxa, 23 K 42, 102.y . co ndechaid a uball asa leis don leim sin, D IV 2, 63rb11 . gluaisidh si cenn uachtarach na leisi a folmuigecht na leisi, ┐ in cnamha uachtaruigh `the upper end of the thigh-bone moves in the hollow of the upper bone', Rosa Angl. 318.13 . loigid in t-otar faon ┐ a [leasa] co hard, 244.6 (cuirem ard fo chorranaib a leas, v.l.). is edh is siética and .i. teindes bis isin leis, 318.8 . moṅg . . . fair co clár a dá leas the small of the back (?), Ériu iv 138.x . do ben legadh di, ┐ do briseadh cnaimh a lesi, BCC 272.28 (§ 267) (coxaque ejus in duas confracta est partes, Adamnan).

(b) thighs(?): ní tuidchid for lesa ban ┐ nícon gignethar [mac amne], Blathm. 19. Cf. clár da less .i. in loc as a teít ind nóidiu, LL 187b 56 (cf. RC xxvi 28 § 109n .). mac lessi, MacCongl. 33.23 (in comic pedigree).

(c) In verse loosely side, thigh : a fhir (a) legas an leac go trom / air leis mínghil mheic Domhnoill, 23 E 26, 274.35 mo leanabh óm leas do ládh (on the death of a son), 23 G 24, 324. 25 .

With ref. to animals: tuc a leis ria ais . . . / co Inis ṅGlais (of the Dond Cúalṅge bearing away the body of the Findbennach), LL 20960 (`buttock', Metr. Dinds. iii 372.93 ). Of the distribution of various joints of meat according to the status of the recipient: laarg do righ . . . colp[th]a ogtigern, cuind arad, l.¤ rigna, IT iii 188 § 10 . larac do rig . . . colpta octigerna, . . . l.¤ rigna, croichet fresabrattrig, Laws i 48.13 Comm . Cf. les-chrúachait below.

Compds. With nouns. ¤chrúachait the name of some portion of the rump variously said to be reserved for the queen, a rí ruirech, a deogbaire, etc.: righan ┐ ri ruireach: —les-croichte, Petrie's Tara 185 § 16 . tanaise suad leschruachait doib, LL 3648 . scolaige leschruachait doib . . . deogbaire leschruachait doib, 3643 - 4 . ¤druimm: name given to group of Ogham letters m g ng st s denoted by lines drawn at an acute angle across the `druimm' (basic line or solid angle of stone, etc.) and extending on each side of it, Auraic. 948. lesdruim .i. leas uait [┐ fris] cucut, no leatarsna darin druim bis aicmi muine, 988 . it e a n-airdi: deasdruim, tuathdruim, leasdruim, tredruim, imdruim, 948 . ¤lerg (?): dam derg . . . do bói a les-lergaib na Luachra swelling slopes (?), Acall. 2909 (`open lands', SG ii 176 ). ocht fichit findairge . . . i les-lergaib na Luachra, 5986 (`pastures', 239 ).

With adjj. ¤baccach lame: a tri náimhde tuathchaecha lesbaccach[a] leisbréna, Acall. 6248 . ¤brén see above. ¤chora (variant of 2 cara): la táeb … leaschorach 'together with… hips and haunches' Celtica xiii 7.33 . ¤lethan wide in the haunch: ech líath lesslethan, LU 8659 ( FB 49 ).

lingid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. lingid or dil.ie/30262

 

Forms: lingis, lengait, lingit, lengtae, leangair, ling, linged, lis, condribuilsed, ribuilsed, lestais, liblait, lilestai, lilasta, [l]eblaing, -lebruing, roleblaing, lebling, radreblaing, reablaing, rosleblengadar, lebhlingssetar, -raeblangtár, léim, linged, lingemain, lingthe, léim

v see Celtica iv 100 . Ind. pres. 3 s. l.¤ , Thes. ii 15.8 . -líng, Laws iv 108.11 . -linge (?), AFM i 302.16 . 3 s. rel. lingis, ZCP vi 265 § 15. 3 pl. lengait, TFrag. 116.14 . lingit, AFM iii 132.2 . 3 pl. rel. lengtae, Ml. 129c20 . Pass. leangair, Magauran 160 . Ipv. 2 s. ling, Aithd. D. 70.1 . Impf. 3 s. no linged , LU 8932 , 9138 ( FB 70 , 88 ). Subj. pres. 2 s. lis, O'Dav. 1167 (see below). rel. lias, Ml. 33c8 . Subj. impf. 3 s. condribuilsed, TBC-I¹ 737 = co ribuilsed , LU 5215 (see Stories fr. Táin, Gloss.). 3 pl. forsa lestais , TBC-I¹ 3451. ? Fut. 3 pl. liblait, 3448 . Condit. pass. 3 s. lilestai, LU 5326 = lilasta, TBC-LL¹ 1513. Pret. and perf. 3 s. [l]eblaing, Fianaig. 12 § 17. -lebruing (with dissimilation), Laws i 24.27 . roleblaing, Fél. Mar. 5 . ro lebling , LU 8932 ( FB 70 ). radreblaing, LL 238a40 ( TTr. 1589 ). do reablaing , Comp. CC 104.7 . 3 pl. rosleblengadar, SG ii 466.z . ro lebhlingssetar , O'Dav. 819. -raeblangtár, LU 8262 ( FB 20 ). Later with s-pret. Vn. léim, later also linged, lingemain. IGT Verbs § 76. Vbl. of necess. lingthe.

I Trans.

(a) leaps, jumps . Frequently with cognate accus. léim leaps a leap : liblait arrem they will leap to their ranks, TBC-I¹ 3448 . arna dechsad nech seccai condribuilsed eirr oencharpait `till a warrior should leap it (the trunk or stump of a tree) with one chariot' (Faraday), TBC-I¹ 737 (cf. LU 5215 ). ro lingestar leim, MR 234.2 . leim ni rolṅgaim (with ro of possibility), RC xxv 24.1 . With lúth d'a lingfeadh `any athletic feat he might attempt', Ériu iv 218 § 23. With other objects leaps over: roling [Conall] an gleann dia naimdheoin, ZCP xiv 263.8 . ise do ling Luachair Deadhaidh do thri léimendaibh, Mart. Don. June 17 . in luadi . . . ro ling cach docair, Cog. 160.10 . The terminus ad quem of leap may be direct object: roleblaing . . . ríasna conoib in loch `it sprang into the lake', Dinds. 74 . roling C. in carpat `C. leaped into the chariot', RC iii 176.2 . antan do lingthidhe é ro chaoladh `when it was leapt upon' (a bridge), RC xxix 118 § 16 . uair rod leblaing a lon laith his flame of valour has sprung [upon him?], LU 5916 ( TBC-I¹ 1449 ) ( intan nolinged a lon laith ind, LU 5917 ). lis .i. lingi, ut est ni fuatais ni forlis, O'Dav. 1167 (abstracted from forlis pres. subj. 2 s. of for-ling?).

(b) attacks, overpowers : go ro lingeadh an laochmhilidh dia díbh leithibh, AFM v 1826.2 . tug R. / . . . aighidh ar an lucht rosling, Studies 1919, 256 § 3 . ro ling, ro lomair, ro ledoir . . . Gullu, Cog. 138.1 . asé sin lingfes na fir / ┐ millfes na Breifnigh `spring upon', BNnÉ 254.19 . do lingis an lucht rotheilg, DDána 84.22 . lingthear leis lucht an bheatha, TD 13.161 . Note also: Tlachtga ingen Moga . . . rosleblengadar meic Símóin violated. SG ii 466.z = fordosreiblengadar, 40 . forda roeblemgatar, BB 406b2 .

Of fortified places, towns, territories: takes by storm, captures, conquers: terc rí nach lingfedh Lochlainn, Caithr. Thoirdh. 60.16 . ní lingfidhir títhe cláir Chraoi Chonchobhair, DDána 109.19 . móirsheiser laoch lingios troid `that take a fight by storm', O'Gr. Cat. 502.14 . Clár Té do lingsion tar lear `conquered', O'Hara 235 . dá lár do lingeadh an Traoi, DDána 86.13 . ? ní ling rí an ghnaoisin do-ghabh, Magauran 2045 (see n. 0 ).

Fig.: lingther do smuaintigib éxamla a chride, PH 7728. lingid uilc as othor-luit, / . . . síol . . . ó nÚghoine, Gleanings from Irish manuscripts 17 § 21 .

II Intrans.

(a) leaps, jumps, rushes : ro leblaing a luan laith, LU 8370 ( FB § 25 ) (cf. LU 5916 quoted above). [l]eblaing Fercorb, Fianaig. 12 § 17 . lingfid na cineadhacha amhuil buaidhreadh móráin uisgeadh, Isaiah xvii 13. Of rivers, lakes, erupts: gur mhuidh loch gur ling abhainn, Content. iv 24. an tan do clasadh feart Ainninn, is ann do ling Loch Ainninn, Keat. i 176.35 . do ling an Tigerna isteach, Ériu iv 118 § 29 . adubhairt . . . go lingfeadh an teagh isteach . . . do chongnamh dhóibh `would rush into the house', Keat. iii 2838 . lingit amach, MR 22.11 .

(b) With prepp. With A: lingiustar in lann . . . as a altaib, MR 300.7 . lingis a spiorat anma ass (of a swift death), BNnÉ 53.y . do ling sruth uiscci . . . asan adnacul, Maund. 36. With co: lingthi Mac Da Cherda co sudib, Ériu v 28.7 . With DI: do bharr dhúin gur lingedh let, L. Cl. A. B. 239.76 . do lingeadh do theinidh na carthanachda, Rial. S.F. 50. With DO: co raeblangtár ind laith gaile dia n-gaisciud, LU 8262 ( FB 20 ). With FO: ni ro linge tú fúithi (of taking distress), Laws i 286.11 Comm . lingid lucht na Siria fótha . . . d'á n-óirleach `fall on them', Keat. i 204.31 . sgartar re celi a cnamha . . . / lingther fa lerganaibh cliabh, / iat ar delgānaib drochphean (of tortures of the damned), ZCP xxi 389.25 . do lingeadar ocht locha fó thír i nÉirinn i bhflaitheas Éireamhóin, Keat. ii 1676 . With FOR (AR): ling ar mo theangaidh, a Thríonóid alight upon my tongue, Aithd. D. 70.1 . do ling crioth ┐ uamhan oram, TSh. 4179 . rolingestar air na tigri. TTebe 2773 . súil mhillte . . . / más ar dheighfher lingther lé if it lights on, L. Cl. A. B. 266.26 . Fig. gach amhgar oile lingeas orra, TSh. 517 . dar lingead an táth fair `where they crossed the ford in despite of him', AFM iii 574.6 (see 1 for). ro ling fora ech, Grail 635 . fot forsa lestais forsa sestais over which they should bound, on which they should sit, TBC-I¹ 3451. Of deeds sets about, engages in: gur lingeadar Éireannaigh ar chogadh ┐ ar choinbhliocht do bheith idir gach dá chrích dhíobh, Keat. i 66.12 . an ti . . . lingus ar na lochtaibh, TSh. 9193. With I: ro ling isin carput, Sc.M² 20 . Of surge of emotion: l.¤ dassacht i P., PH 2818 . gur lingeadar an dá chléith . . . a g-ċeann aroile, ML 86.1 . With ó: do lingsead an éanlaith uaidh, TSh. 3590. With RE: do ling long Ír rompa i bhfad, Content. xxviii 30. With TAR jumps over, crosses (of barrier), overcomes (of persons): roth[r]ascair na trénmíledu, ┐ roling darna laechu, TTr.² 1076 . lingidsom . . . tarsin fidchill i ndegaid ind nónbair, LU 4887 ( TBC-I¹ 400 ). roleblaing . . . / a clú tar sál sairde `has sprung over the eastern sea'. Fél. Mar. 5 . Of omission in calculation: lingidsem tar áes ṅesci beos ar chumbri, BCr. 31c8 . lingidh suas tar `outstrips' (Gloss.), O'R. Poems 802.

lomm

Cite this: eDIL s.v. lomm or dil.ie/30602

 

Forms: lomgipanach

adj o, ā

I

(a) bare, naked; smooth; exact : glan no l.¤ gl. nudum (granum), Wb. 13c22 (cf. 1 Corinth. xv 37 ). gran . . . ┐ he lom .i. cin colg, Laws iv 94.17 Comm . foaid for leicc luim, Thes. ii 315.6 ( Hy. ii 31 ). maige loma, LU 2232 ( FA 30 ). im snimaire .i. olla, no in fertais loim, Laws i 152.11 Comm . tēit do buain luachra luimmi, Fing. R. 743 . fogeltat . . . fér co húir ┐ connici na lecga lomma, LL 8011 ( TBC-LL¹ 551 ). for úir luimm, Lat. Lives 63.4 . co cloideb l.¤ i n-a láim, PH 2151 . caillech lom . . . in Morrigu, MR 198.2 . teach lom an empty house, DDána 46.37 . béarrtha, nó lom, 1 Corinth. xi 6 . lomáin loma . . . gan chroiceann gan díon gan duille, TSh. 3307 . guala lom is com ba chaoimhe smooth(?), Keat. Poems 886 . duine lom a destitute man (opp. to fer suime), Cín Lae Ó Meall. 20.23 . ? atbert gur raibe in coltur lum ina teigh `that the coulter was ready in his wallet', RC xii 346.11 . Compar. an bhruidhean nach cuirre cnoc / do tuigheadh nach luime leac, DDána 119.32 . creach nar luime creach Codhlaigh `as great as that of C.', Aithd. D. 37.46 . Adv. entirely, exactly: ataneplai lomm luaith, H 3.18, 744. 10 (cf. ScM. 3.19 ). do aithin . . . / a shenchus go léir 's go lom, BNnÉ 252.5 . ionchuir dá leanta go lom / eachtra Criomhthuinn 'na chonghlonn `closely', Aithd. D. 36.21 . mainister Shligigh do loscadh . . . co lom, AU iii 66.z . go léir lóm, Rel. Celt. ii 236.31 .

(b) Of cloth, threadbare: i mbrataib loma, O'Gr. Cat. 482.13. Cf. is l.¤ in membrum . . . hísiu worn thin, ZCP viii 175.20 .

(c) Of a judge or judgement, exact, strict; mac Dé 'n-a breitheamh léir lom. Aithd. D. 78.39 . breath lom / a los fhírpheacadh, A. Ó Dálaigh xix 9.

(d) Of a liquid, pure, unadulterated(?): do minsruth lom lemnochta (sic leg.?) BCC 386.13 .

(e) Of sounds, clear(?): cluintear fuaim na dtonn fa Thromhra / as lom labhra, DDána 111.39 . fáidhe fada fírtruaga ┐ éigme loma loiscnecha, Caithr. Thoirdh. 9.3 .

(f) Of consonants. unlenited: tinne lom as cóir ann, mur so: at ucht, no at édan, IGT Introd. 9.2 . ad cheann: .d. lom sin, 9.5 . Of the initial of nouns inflected for plural after certain numerals, 8.24 . muin lom (rhyming with lenited n after long vowel), 6.1 .

II As subst.

(a) In various meanings corresponding to those of the adjective: lom bhaise the flat of his hand(?), Oss. iii 288.22 . lom cnamha (ossis nudatio), 23 K 42, 107.1 . butaisidh ar lom air (i.e. without socks), Cín Lae Ó Meall. 30.22 . ag fulang luim is leattruim `poverty', Ir. Review 1913, 623 § 8 . In spiritual sense: sgaoil uainn mo ralam go réidh shortcomings, DDána 51.8 (: anam). Of clothes, threadbareness, a threadbare garment : in edugha[d] . . . etir a lom ┐ i ( = a) nua, Laws ii 146.8 Comm . an lom uile, a fhalluing donn. / do sgaoil ó chéile ar gcumann `it is complete bareness that has sundered our friendship', Ir. Review 1912, 378 § 7 . méraid a l.¤ fria nua `the thread-bare shall last as well as the new cloth', Metr. Dinds. iv 332.24 . exact meaning(?); exactitude: in tan na fuidbiter a cosmailius hi, is a breth a lom aignid (sic leg.?) from the plain meaning of the natural law(?), Laws v 8.z Comm . (but perh. compd.). go roinneann Dia lom ceirt ris an druing n-ainiochtaigh `mere justice', TSh. 4950 . lom na firinne the naked truth, Luc. Fid. 3156 .

(b) opening for attack(?) (see Dinneen ): do bheir lom ar chách gidh eadh / ní nár dhéanta do dhéanamh `to do a wrong thing leaves one open to attack ', Content. vi 191 . cluiche teaca a lom ma le / sdailc i ndiaidh dhá bheann beire (of some game), L. Cl. A. B. 131.33 .

As n.pr. m. or pseudonym: Lom Laine, LL 18175 , 18191 , 18171 .

Compds. (freq. with merely intensive force).

(i) With noun. ¤arc ? : lomarc ardacaraid, IT iii 90 § 123 . ¤bréc: ag cur loimbhreige oruinn entirely misrepresenting us, Luc. Fid. 3193 . ¤ches: fóir, a fhlaith, loimcheas na scol the great affliction, L. Cl. A. B. 122.75 . ¤chrann: eire cuinge sesrige / in cech lomchrund díb, LU 9063 ( FB 81 ) (ref. to lommánaib darach, LU 9062 ). ¤derc (1 derc): for ligib laech os lomdeirc, LL 192b49 . ¤éithech: ar luighi ┐ ar loimeithech `by open perjury', Caithr. CC 34.5 (§ 58) . ¤ḟéith (1 féith): cian ó chaillis do mhéithe / do leaghadh dom lomfhéithe, Hackett lvi 22 . ¤laithe: fiche is cuig lomlaithi lind / a com[fh]laithi os Erinn, MacCarthy 430.15 . ¤gabal: bert fleda for lomgabail (derogatory descr. of a person), Bruchst. i § 80 . ¤gall naked foreigner(?): berla in lomghaill, IT iii 100 § 172 . ¤lerg smooth slope(?): flaith Mide na l., LL 185a1 . ¤othrus serious illness: re linn a lomothrais, Caithr. Thoirdh. 8.11 . ¤scíath smooth shield : i leathan an loimscéth, TBC St. 3243. Cf. loindsgéth, 3261 . ¤ṡerc great love : mer im mond (mod, modh, v.ll.) a l. réil, LL 17158 . ¤thalam: ar lár nó ar lom-thalamh, TSh. 2269 . ¤thí: ar ti treasa do thennad . . . ar l. a lama . . . do lan-dergad `ready', MR 224.26 . ¤thrú doomed: ni ma-taet fort beolu . . . at l., RC xiii 440 § 12 ( LL 288b44 ). da mairedh Onchú an Essa / do bud lomthrú an loinges[-s]a, Irish Texts ii 11 § 10. In pejorative sense: an lom-trú con millte `a wretch of a ravening wolf', BNnÉ 151.23 .

(ii) With adj. (somet. forming dvandva compd. e.g. lommcháel, somet. with intensive force, somet. merely for alliteration). ¤cháel: da lurgain lomchaola, Corm. Y p. 91.19 (s.v. prull). ¤cháid: Mael-Isu leir, lom[m]chaid `very chaste', Gorm. Jan. 16 . -lainn very desirable : anadh bud l. leam sunn, Prolegomena 43 § 30 . beither gan mac nDomnaill de / onar l. lat erghe, Irish Texts ii 12 § 15 . fiche bó ní lom-loinn lim / do chomroinn rim, IGT Verbs ex. 712 . -nocht see separate article. ¤nóeb: Loppán lomnoeb `very holy', Gorm. Mar. 26 . ¤olc very bad : léig a Floinn a donnḟolt dí / a bhoing dhí ma l. lé, 24 P 8, 228.x . ¤thiug very close : doire loimthiugh lasamail laighnech, ML² 1183 . ¤thornocht (see tarnocht) stark naked : l. uile act a n-airm na llámaib, LL 12133 ( TBC-LL¹ 5806 ). tangatar side lomthornacht asa longaib, TTr.² 512.

(iii) With adj. derived from noun: ¤chosach: ag siubhal nochtuigh ┐ lomchosach ` bare-foot ', Isaiah xx 2 . ¤gipánach: lomgipanach in threadbare ragged garb(?), IT iii 98 § 159. ¤glúinech bare-kneed (sobriquet of a Fomorian chief): Loscennlom mac Lomgluinigh, RC xii 96 § 128 . ¤luirgnech bare-legged: na sillidi lumluirgnecha, Comp. CC 83.z . ¤rótach having bare roads : ó Mhoigh lomródaigh Luirg, IGT Decl. ex. 888.

(iv) With vn. ¤arcain see separate article. ¤cheisnem: cáithleach cruais ┐ lóchán . . . loim-cheisnimh `constant complaining', TSh. 10092 . ¤diúltad: go dtug . . . loim-dhiúltadh dá thighearna fá dhol ar cuireadh leis `flat refusal', 7555 . ¤fhágáil: a mhaighistir, a ghrádh, . . . atámaoid air lom-fhághail `we are done for', GJ iv 82a (Stair E. Uí Ch.). ¤thúr (see 1 túr): sáer-ainm Sinna saigid dún / dáig rolaimid a lom-thúr `since ye venture to lay bare its origin', Metr. Dinds. iii 286.2 ( = LL 20477 ). ¤nochtad act of revealing completely, exposing : lom-nochtadh do dhéanamh ar a lochtaibh féin, TSh. 9073 . nó dá mbeidís les lochta / níor thairgeas a lomnochta, Content. v 8 . ¤rím complete enumerating : na lochta cen lomrim lac, BB 331b40 . ¤ṡloinded act of naming exactly : ni derna a lomsloinded dom deōin-sa `has not made himself fully known', Fianaig. 62.12 .

(v) With vb. See lommairgid.

loscann

Cite this: eDIL s.v. loscann or dil.ie/30711

 

Forms: loiscenn

n o, m. Also loiscenn. toad, frog; some sort of vermin(?): in loiscend .i. cū cnāmha , Corm. Y 257 . luaith loiscind, O'Curry 269 ( H 3.18, 151g ) (in a list of noxious drugs the use of which incurs full penalty). Cf. luaith loisgend í (of a dead pig), Irish Texts i 31 § 48 . ilar loscond, SR 893 (of hell). loisginn ┐ ilpesti ithfrinn do bheith ac cnam ┐ ac cerrbad na n-anmann, RC xxviii 320 § 39 . loscainn riasca, SR 3933 (of Egyptian plagues). in tres plág .i. loscind luatha línmara, LB 118a32 . tech lán do loscannaib / . . . / míla géra gulbnecha, LU 9398 . loscind géra garba, 2419 . re siangail . . . na mbufa ┐ na loisccend, CCath. 4348 . ros indarb loscaind ┐ nathracha esti, Three Hom. 120 . x. do ígmaigib nathrach ┐ loiscend ┐ torathar in talman, TTebe 1485 . comhrag losguinn lasrach mear / ná sir `dragon', Magauran 2372 . do chuir Sé iona measc . . . an luisgionn, noch do scrios íad (frogs), Psalms lxxviii 45 . loisgionn .i. snasán `[a salamander]' oir loisgthear é, ┐ cú cnámha ainm eile dó, O'Cl. Cf. Corm. Y above.

maethán

Cite this: eDIL s.v. maethán or dil.ie/31265

 

Forms: máotháin

n o, m., (maeth)

(a) gristle, cartilage: ind alt fil iter in imda ┐ in maothán, Corm. Y 447 (= a maethán, Corm. p. 17 s.v. deach). co hathgabail maothain na himdæ, ib. bi amail maethán nó co cruadhaigheann a ngné cnámha , O'Gr. Cat. 230.5. na cnama ┐ na maothain, Rosa Angl. 72.6 . cluas lomm cen maethan fuirri, Lec. 406a36 . ar mháothán cluaisi deise Aáron tip of the right ear, Exodus xxix 20.

(b) a tender shoot, twig, etc.: [mae]thain [drisse] dealgnaigi, Acall. 730. tug [slat Aáron] máotháin ┐ blátha, Numbers xvii 8. maothan ferdrisi, R.I.A. C IV 2, 33ra19 . maothan conaire raspberry bush, R.I.A. 23 K 42, 415.5 ; Hogan Luibhl. máotháin `a springing, sprigs ', Eg. Gl. 466.

1 min

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 min or dil.ie/32281
Last Revised: 2019

 

Forms: mion, miniu, mina, mion, mmin, doíni, mingata, minlonga, minmírend, minpeccthu, minrainn, minscainnre

adj o, ā (orig. u). The final consonant is non-palatal: min, beg, iphin and; min arba immorro idedh [= idad] and (i.e. min `small' contains the vowel io, m.¤ `flour' the vowel i), Auraic. 4395 ; in late Mid. and Mod.Ir. mion, except in compds. before a follg. palatal vowel. Compar. miniu, Thes. ii 254.14 .

Small (of size and quantity), minute, fine; petty, trivial .

I As declinable adj. with pred. or subst.: ce fodailter ni bes miniu although something less is distributed, Thes. ii 254.14 ( Stowe M. 65b ). pl. mina tairberta `small givers' (lit. small in giving), Tec. Corm. § 16.71 . robo min é, robo mor whether (the supply) was small or great, ZCP vii 304 § 11. ba maith a eneach mór mion `in great things and small', A. Ó Dálaigh lv 25 . uir m.¤ fine clay, Laws iii 296.16 Comm. (= mín?). cu mbat minai a cnamhæ shattered, pulverized , RC xii 88.4 . bruara mina menbaighthe, CCath. 3632. gombtar miona mionbhrúite, AFM vi 1982.3 . iter a troigthib mine, RC xxiv 200.3 . dorónad slóig mhina ┐ buidne becai do morshlogaib, Alex. 281. do galaib mina menici petty and frequent conflicts, Cog. 60 y . aonach nar m.¤ no mean gathering, BNnÉ 144.32 . níor bháigh mion, Ériu i 98 x . bronnadh mion mór (= small but precious), PBocht 7 § 15. ní díth mion, Keat. Poems 1025. is mion súil is dubhach 'na dheoidh sin rare is the eye, 172 . As epithet of endearment: a bhráthair mhion do mhór-Dia, PBocht 127 § 42. As subst.: gidh mion dogénainn though little I might do, BNnÉ 179 § 35. nis diolfa min mor-tnuth `little will not pay for great jealousy' (i.e. illicit desire), Leb. Gab.(i) i 28.23 . Adv. innis co mmin tell it in detail, CCath. 2892. do siredar na hára co m.¤ minutely , ZCP xiii 245.14 .

II In compds.:

(a) with subst., oft. oppd. to a compd. with mór. ¤aba f. a petty river: mo muir-si os na mionaibhnibh, ZCP viii 221 § 45. ¤áige: co ro scor i mminagib small pieces (lit. joints), LU 6721 = in minaigib, TBC-I¹ 2180. ¤airbe: m. cerd `art of small poems', RC xxvi 24 § 83 ( .i. aiste beca, LL 187b19 ). ¤aís tender age, minority: an mac do bheith 'na mhionaois, Keat. i 68.2 . ? ¤arán: miach minaráin ` flour-cakes ', MacCongl. 45.11 . fogebed a sháith min-aráin ` small (? broken) bread ', 53.17 ; perh. = min (men) flour. ¤ascid f. a petty gift: mo menma ba minascaid | is co Crist foscer, LL 47a48 . ¤bruar small fragments (coll.), TBC-LL¹ 1118. Aen. 156. mionbhruar, BS § 41 . Also ¤bruan, TBC-LL¹ 756 , 1084 , 1091 , 1121 . mionbhrughadh (= contritio), Mac Aingil 5.5 ¤chaingen f.: mincaingne trivial matters , CCath. 4064. ¤chásc f. little Easter, Low Sunday: minchasc, gl. octavarum paschae, Thes. ii 29.37 ( BCr. 43b3 ). domnach mincasc, Ériu iii 144 § 17. no ceilebrad in cáisc mór . . . no ceilebrad in mincaisc, Trip. 104.21 . cáiscc . . . ┐ mincáiscc, AFM ii 596. ¤chaislén, AFM iii 100.24 (oppd. to mór-). ¤chirriud chewing finely: min-chirrad m'il-blass, cnám carna, bronnud bánbíd, MacCongl.² 36.1134 . ¤chloch: do minchlochaib, RC xiii 68 § 72 . ¤choibse f. confession of minor sins: i rreir na riagla minchoibsena, Rule of Tallaght § 37. ¤chombach fragments (coll.): ro brised a luirgne co mba m., LB 151b44 . ¤chrann small wood, chips: dairge . . . arna diansgailed a m., RC xxi 400.12 . ¤chuil f. a small fly, midge: a mhairbhthene mhinchuile! IT iii 102 § 186. ni moo beitís minchuile flaithi síl Adhaimh occa not greater than flies, AFM i 524.21 . ¤chuileóg f. id.: cioth mionchuileóg, Mac Aingil 70.16 . ¤chúis f. a trifling matter? in fet[h]al (.i. m.) coisecartha, Lism. L. 2463 ; leg. minnchúis relic-case (cúis <cabhsa, cabsa = Lat. capsa)? Plummer (MS. notes). ¤dál f. ` small assembly ', Gorm. Aug. 25 . ¤dām ` petty troop ', ib. Gorm. Oct. 10 . ¤deascad fína fine wine-lees , O'Gr. Cat. 180.11. ¤druimne: cona mindruimnib mineccair do snath óir minute ridges, CCath. 4960. ¤duine, in pl. ¤ doíni small folk, inferior people (? children): mnaa ┐ meicc ┐ min-doene, TBC-LL¹ 6198 , cf. 2701 , 6202 . coin ┐ mindaine in baile, Moling § 21. mná ┐ miondaoíne an bhaile `common people', Ériu v 76.12 . AFM vi 1848.13 . ¤ecor minute work, ornamentation: co mineccur oir, CCath. 5284 , cf. 4960 . Cf. mín-e. ¤eclas f. a small church: fer gráid di mindecailsib [sic MS.] . . . cenmotát móreclaisi, Ériu i 220.1 . ¤én a small bird: ní facbhait m. na oissin, Acall. 6283. ealta minen ag teithed roim seabac, CF 684. Name of a plant: minen Muiri, ACL i 333.10 (cf. mionán Muire ` meadow saxifrage ', Hogan Luibhl. ). a mhinen na conaire | at millsi gach luibh, BS 64.17 . ¤fáith a minor prophet: iiii primfaith ┐ in da minfaith dec, Hib. Min. 3.71 . ZCP iii 21.41 . ¤féchad minute observation: lucht a minfechta those who observed him closely, Aisl. Tond. 94 § 3 = minfechsana, 121 . ¤flaith a petty chief: mac minflatha, BB 280b4 . ¤fogail f. a minor offence: a minfogla ┐ a mor-fogla, Laws iii 292.7 . ¤gait a petty theft: pl. mingata , O'Dav. 1466. ¤gerred cutting small, mincing: cnaib do mh. , Marco P. § 145. ¤glais f. a rivulet: tond romara bāides minglaissi, TBC-I¹ 3215. ¤gustal small means; a small article or utensil: fointreb in tighi (.i. na mingustail do bít isin tig), ACL iii 8 § 5 . ¤iasc a small fish: Corm. Y 955. fa murbruchtaib . . . minéisc, MR 248.12 . ¤iascach (coll.) small fish, small fry: is dobrán re m., ZCP vi 268.7 . ¤lestar a small vessel , see Laws i 134.6 . do mindlestraib na cerdcha, iii 192.1 . ¤long f. a small ship, boat: pl. minlonga, CCath. 1939. ¤maín f.: ni āirmhim minmhauine minor treasures, Anecd. ii 58.17 . ¤mír a little bit, morsel: a p. minmírend , FB 86. ¤peccad a venial sin: a p. minpeccthu , Wb. 8d2 . du minpecthib, Ml. 33d12 . idir mhinpheacadh ┐ morpheacadh, Eochairsg. 76.29 . ¤ponc a trifling point or matter: is minphongc ┐ is nefní, LB 157a31

. ¤rann f.

(a) a small part: do minrannaib minor parts (of speech), Sg. 212a2 . (as o, m.) minrainn beca an nēil, ITS xiv 150 x .

(b) as vn., (-roinn) division into small parts: doghéan mionroinn ar an Mídhe, Keat. i 112.2 . ag mionroinn mo raith dividing my goods, IGT Dec. ex. 902.

¤rétlu f. a small star: sruth minrétlann, LB 152a29 . ¤a petty king: seacht minríogha do Chruithneachaibh, Keat. iii 890. ¤scannar a petty skirmish: pl. minscainnre , MR 302.3 . ¤scellic f. a small rock: caisel . . . do minscellcib tanach blocks of cheese, MacCongl. 69.17 ; 118.25 . ¤chomairt, see minchomairt, minscomart, minscomairt, minscomartach. ¤sét: minṡeóit Medba ` trinkets ', Metr. Dinds. iii 464. ¤slabrad: minslabraidh segda chainlets , CCath. 5279. ¤sruth a small stream: ro fodlaiset in sruth i minsrothu, Rawl. 74b8 . CCath. 2384. ¤tech: amail mintighi im rightheach, CCath. 5319. ¤tellach a small hearth (sign of inhospitality); as alleg. npr. m.: mac Mintelaig, Anecd. ii 49.15 . ¤ugdar: minughdair minor authors , Auraic. 58.

(b) with adj. (esp. those formed from nouns, or participial): ¤airbech small-ribbed, puny? aithesc meicc minairbeich, Ériu iv 104.3 . ¤brecc: cu minbrec finely spotted , Death-tales of the Ulster heroes 28 § 11. ¤brúithte crushed small: míre mionbruithte, Keat. ii 3052. AFM vi 1982.3 . ¤delgnach: motharmhuine móirdreasa mindeilgneach with fine thorns, BS 24.1 . ¤garg: Parthi . . . arda | Persa is Meda mingarga, Rawl. 77b42 short of stature but truculent?). ¤súilech weak-eyed ; mintsuilech, gl. luscus, Ir. Gl. 430.

(c) rarely with vb.: ¤bris(s)id pulverizes, smashes , ITS xiv 150.31 . ¤brúighid crushes small: do mhionbhrúigh [an iomáigh], 2 Chron. xv 16. ¤glanaid: ra minglanta a cuirp `were minutely cleansed', CRR 24. ¤briscaid: (intrans.) gur minbrisg maidm mórfairsing ar gach áird do na hairechtaib (= they were utterly broken up and dispersed), Caithr. Thoirdh. 80.4 .

Load More Results