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baithis, baithes, bathais

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Forms: baithis, batis, baitse, baiste, bhaistte, baithius, bathais, baithes, bathais, baithis, baithis, baithes, baitsi, baithis

n m. and f. (Lat. baptisma, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. i 220 ) a s. baithis, Thes. ii 242.10 (Ardm.). g s. batis, LU 2998 (H). baitsi, Trip.² 76. baitse, Ériu xx 160.7 . na baiste , Trip.² 97. in bhaistte , Lism. L. 2835. d s. baithius, Wb. 12c39 . bathais, Blathm. 170. baithes m., IGT Decl. § 38 (87.20) . bathais baithis f., § 150 .

(a) baptism; the order of baptism, the baptismal rite; in looser sense, faith, creed: cerudglanta (leg. -glante ? edd.) tri bathis, Wb. 4a6 . tre baithis, 14c19 . tris in iris fosissetar i mbathis, Tur. 43. husce . . . asa ndénad in bathis, Trip.² 91. ro erlég in mbathais, 94 . baithes Pátraic faith, religion, Fél. Apr. 5. bathes már Maicc Maire, Jan. 6 (bathais, baithis, baithes, v.ll.). Pól i mbathis brethae, 25 . tria muir na baisti ┐ na der[g]martra, BColm. 104.22 . baithes ┐ comna, Laws iii 32.30 . o baithiss by baptism (a name), LL 371c3 . ro tréigsiot . . . a mbaithis Críostaídhachta, TFrag. 126.19 . téit fo baithis is baptised, is named: intain diagmani fo baithis, Wb. 3a15 . Tur. 55. ceni teisi fo bhathais `though he had not been given a name', Blathm. 668 (MS). Cf. in drema bui cen baitssed riam . . . tancutar chuice fo bathis, PH 247. do-beir baithis (do) baptises: ar ba Patric dubert baithis du Ch., Thes. ii 242.10 (Ardm.). Cf. nī mad tardad baithis tonn / tairthī caithis ind-úairib, ZCP xii 296 § 4.

Attrib. g s. Pátraic . . . athair baitsi ┐ creitme fer nErenn, Trip.² 76. mo c[h]enn battsi, BColm. 82.28 . Eoin baitsi John the Baptist, Lism. L. 3325. Eoin Baisde (: gaisde), Dán Dé xiii 7 . IGT Introd. 14.29 . comus ṗingni baisdi baptism fee, Hy Maine 78.7 . bond baistte (a tribute payable to clergy), BNnÉ 265 § 230 . screaball baithis Pádraig, Keat. iii 377.

As quasi-vn. oc baithis na hi Brigti, Vita Br. 2. a mbai Patraic oc bathis Lugne, Trip.² 827.

Of a heathen rite: gur chansat an mbaithis ngeintlidhe, Cóir Anm. 251 (p. 392.29) . atbert in drui triasin ṁbaithis . . ., ZCP ii 134 § 5.

(b) By association crown of the head: mullach cinn .i. a baites, Bretha § 2A . ó mullach mo baisti / go hingin mo coisi , Laud 615, 55 (cited Contribb. 187 ). o bathis coa bunn, LL 30592. o bhonn go bháthais, TBC-LL¹ p. 369 n. 5 (H, Eg.) = o mullach co talmain, text. in baithis gl. uerticem, Gild. Lor. 248. in baithes gl. cephale, 83 . benais a bricín da baithis ┐ sgáilis a folt, Fianaig. 72.30 . robuail builli . . . a mbathais an doirrseora, ZCP vi 276.14 . mo chathbarr . . . / gach én gébus má baithis / ní bia fó aithis móile, SG 248.26 . gríos beo do bháidh ar dtreise / do-cháidh tre bheo ar mbaitheise cut us to the quick, DDána 81.1 . bonn a chos ris an aird soir ┐ a bhaitheas ris an aird siar, TSh. 5758. For the phr. lann baithise the fontanelle , see 1 lann.

béim

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Forms: béime

(-mm) n, n. vn. of benaid, see GOI § 735. b.¤ m. and f., g s. and n p. béime, IGT Decl. § 45 (g s. ex. 572, d s. ex. 693).

(a) act of striking; cutting, hewing, taking (off, away), removing, stripping (clothes, etc.): beim a cinn fri cloich gl. capita petrís inlidant, Ml. 139c3 . la beim dom churp cuimnech `at the smiting of my mindful body', Fél.² Ep. 363. fo-loimetar a b.¤ cosna claidbib they threaten to smite him, BDD² 1206. ba b.¤ cride fri cliab leis (of fear), TBC-LL¹ 1038. iarna beím dó asa fremaib (of an oak), Sc.M² 18R . oc bēim ḟeda, TBC-I¹ 778. fertais carpait do bēimim (béim, LU), 780 . a chenn do bēim (bein, v.l.) de, Sc.M² 7. dixit cend Lomnae drūith īarna bēimeim de, Corm. Y 1018 (87.4) . iar mbeim a chind do Ch. `after striking off C.'s head', Ériu ii 30 § 13. a ndrisi ┐ a ndraigne do beim dib (of land), Laws i 128.9 Comm. im beim adbar droichit `cutting the materials for a bridge', 134.27 Comm. b.¤ .i. búain, O'Cl.

Special applications: sesem ic beim in cluic, Thes. ii 346.38 . oc b.¤ tened, BDD² 480. b.¤ spréde, 487 . tene an aonbeime .i. Aodh (see áed), Anecd. ii 52.1 . iar mbēim eiti when he flaps his wings, ZCP vii 310 § 7. dóṡuidigthi .i. cechtar nái foleith cen b.¤ foscdæ innalaill (gl. apposita) without (the one) casting a shadow on the other (of genders of oppidum and Suthul), Sg. 63a15 . íar bēim dei a lēned having taken off his tunic, TBC-I¹ 1387 . a etach . . . do beim do na corpaib, Laws i 176.7 Comm. ní maith lim-sa a manaig do bēim ar L. `to deprive L. of his monks', BColm. 84.16 . ? ni fess mo bunad ria beím `I know not my race to proclaim it', Ériu vii 225.19 .

(b) blow, stroke; cut: bemmen gl. ictús, Ml. 39c17 . bémen dígle . . . nímmalle act is cach ae fo leith .i. coic cethorchuit béimmen `blows of punishment . . . five forties of blows', Wb. 17d2 . ind mbemmi a glancing blow, LL 11091 ( TBC-LL¹ 4285 ). fer benas dam óenbeímmim `at a single blow' (Vocab.), Críth G. 557. is ē nobenfad a crand ōen bēim (óenbéimim, LU) dia bun, TBC-I¹ 339. b.¤ búirid fri teora sústa iarnae they strike a blow with three iron flails, BDD² 1270. co tarat beim ( la tabairt beimen, FB 39 Eg.), LU 8536. dobert b.¤ dind echfleisc dó, 3287 ( SCC 8 ). benaim bēimend ágmara / for slōg síabra, TBC-I¹ 1686 ( LU 6170 ). roben a teora mǣla Midi da thrī bēmennaib, TBC-I¹ 3603. in treas beimennd Fergusa . . . .i. na tri maola Midhi, it e na tri beimenna, Anecd. ii 52.13 . dá cét mbéimen for láma (of penitential exercises), Ériu i 197.5 . cin coisi, di bemium `crime of foot, by kicking', Laws i 238.11 . doradad iarsin b.¤ dara munel cor beanad a cheand de, RC xxiv 56.1 . beim co commus (one of Cú Chulainn's feats), Ériu iv 30.12 . beim fo clos `some kind of military exploit' (Plummer MS. notes), BB 488b22 . co mbeim léoman (rhetoric), LU 5442 , TBC-I¹ 966. bēimm dobeir nathair do neoch an adder's sting for someone, Bruchst. 22 § 48 ( IT iii 78 § 48 ). fri b.¤ n-aéla thrust (of a fleshfork into a cauldron), LL 38376 ( RC xiii 58 ). ráinic b.¤ ǽile fon choire do Conall, RC xxix 219.19 . B. breo betha buadaig / beim in æl airimh ænuigh, Lism. L. 3464. rus-bean bem da heirr `struck . . . with a stroke of its tail' (of a serpent), TTebe 2074 . gearraidh sí (i.e. a scythe) d'aon-bh. an feóithne ┐ an fochnagán, TSh. 2644.

Extended applications: Bemenda Branduib i mBreghaib (i.e. ` seven battles', ed.), RC xvii 163.12 . Bemenna B. i mBreaghaibh, AFM i 222.6 . brogais Bernsa b.¤ don maig `advanced a pace', Metr. Dinds. iii 92.39 . bēim graece bemandro .i. pasus (leg. passus), O'Mulc. 140. bēim didiu .i. césad nó foditiu (through confusion with Lat. passio ?), ibid. b.¤ .i. céim, O'Cl. bēim, cēim `a step', Eg. Gl. 717 (see Ériu xi 119) . beim beg do breathaibh crolighi annso (title of passage consisting of extracts from commentaries on Bretha Crólige, see Ériu xii 2 ), O'Curry 305 (H 3.18, 167). Cf. beimm cenelach lessom anisiu `this is a general remark (?),' Thes. ii 39.22 .

(c) In legal contexts determination, decision, definition, rule, statement (?): b.¤ .i. cinneadh, O'Cl. beim tuathi do nartaiched aicne .i. in cinnedh doní in tuath on aigne dia toirithín, O'Curry 444 (H 3.18, 238b). beim naillech nad nertad tuatha deter- mination, assertion (?) by oath, Laws i 232.1 (and 234.6 Comm.). beim nailliuch . . . .i. noill cinnti . . . .i. in luighe cinnedh (in tuath), O'D. 105 (H.3.17, 86). b.¤ sét ro slanaige tuathband, 576 (443). beim .i. cinne (leg. cinned, Stokes), beim sochaidi ro sluagaigh (leg. slanaigh) tuathbann .i. is cinne sochaidhi, O'Dav. 311. beim sochaidh ro slanaigh tuathbann .i. ro slanaigh in dliged so co obund is na tuathaib. Cail mar cuirfidh in bec sin re cheile. In beim annsa roscadh inand he ┐ in dliged ata sa fasach. In tobonn ata sa fasach is inand ┐ in beim mar in cetna, O'Curry 2113 (H.4.22, 79a). beim sochuir ro slánaigh tuathband ┐ do garar nos la curaibh cosmailsi, O'D. 533 (H. 3.17, 431) `the striking [?] of a good contract which public law validates', Plummer MS. notes. beim tairbe na tarrathar .i. bem so tairben cluais na tarruith nech adidceth, O'Curry 879 ( H 3.18, 394a ).

(d) In various special phrases: b.¤ n-asclaing see asclang. b. císa a rate (?) (levying ?) of tribute: ben do beim císa orainn, Lism. L. 3195 . Cf. (c) supra. b.¤ n-écndaig, cf. (e): ba ussa . . . a dilgud sein oldaas beim n-ecnaich for Dia `blasphemy of God', Ériu ii 122 § 63. See écndach. b.¤ forais (see forus): b.¤ foris inso sís uile all that follows is a laying down, or statement, of rules, Wb. 25c18 . aphorism: forus .i. forismus graece sermo breuis latine ipocrāit (?) no excerptio interpretatur unde dicitur adcomced beim foruis fair (see Gwynn, KMMisc. 183 ), Rawl. 108b36 , O'Mulc. 578. b.¤ súl(a) (see s.v. súil): gebis galur Dauid . . . tria béimm súla ┐ tria aídcell anfhoill, LB 129a15 . treisi an b.¤ súla iná sin the evil (?) (envious ?), eye can go further (lit. is stronger) than that (?), Bard. Synt. Tr. 219.17 .

(e) Fig. blow, stroke of feeling, emotion; reproach, offence (with FOR, AR); blemish, fault, disgrace: beim di omhon, Ériu ii 134 § 118. in bem dimecin dorat L. fair, BB 416a16 . dorat . . . aithis ┐ beim forsan coicedh n-uili, Sc.M² R 14 . benais M. b.¤ n-aisce fair reproached him, TBC-LL¹ 472. beim ar a ecna `offence à sa science', RC xxiv 377.29 . b.¤ .i. égnach no toibhéim, O'Cl. , Eg. Gl. 718. is b.¤ ar inchaib na h-atharda, MR 300.31 . fagail beime ni dual di she should not receive reproach, ZCP ii 337.22 . ní b.¤ ar Bh. `no reproach to B.', TD 6. 17 . le a dtréithibh gan bh.¤ ar bioth, Hackett lv 13 . ná bíodh 'na bh.¤ air ar n-obadh, IGT Decl. ex. 693. buain béime ar mo bhogha-sa `that you have undertaken to revile my bow', Content. xxiv § 22 .

Compd. ¤scrisad: do bhéimsgriosadh . . . le tréan-thuile mhóir violently snatched away, O'Rah. 44.5.

cairde

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Forms: cáird, cairte, c., c., chairdi, cairdiu, cairdea, c.

n io, n. (1 cara). See GOI 169 . Later m. and f., IGT Decl. § 1 .

(a) pact, covenant; peace : In O.Ir. glossing pactum (foedus, Ml. 18d8 ). cáird, Thes. i 5.18 . cairte, ii 7 ( Acr. 17v ). c.¤ , Ml. 91c1 . a s. c.¤ , 91c9 . g s. in chairdi , 110a4 . d s. cairdiu, 18d8 . n pl. c., 91b13 , 104a2 , cairdea, 93c17 . g pl. c.¤ , 105a2 . na fir ris a mbí cáirde dhuit, Ériu xiii 45.20 . cuir ┐ c.¤ , 31.11 . atbert pa haoncairdiu fon Eilg, ZCP vii 305.4 . it lóig, it úain co ndath / co cairddi, cen immarbad, Imr. Brain 38 `at peace', Murphy Lyrics 39.6 . dognid c.¤ , Anecd. i 57 § 56 . cáirde .i. síth no cairdeas, O'Cl.

Legal. Of peaceful relations or pact either within a particular territory or between two or more territories; local peace , as opposed to cáin the general law. See Críth G. p. 80 . nocho dlegar c.¤ do denam a naen triucha céd dogres, acht itir da trichad ced; . . . is i aithne in ch.¤ a denam itir da thuaith trichad ced, O'Curry 1005 - 6 ( H 3.18, 428ab ). aos cáirde .i. an drong bhíos fon statúid síothchána da ngoirthear cáirde; sith no riagail ordoighid lucht críce no da etc. eatorra féin, ┐ bí cáin fo Eirinn uile ┐ cach ag adradh dhi, Mac Firbisigh Gloss. cited O'Don. Suppl. gell slógad, gell rechtge, gell cairddi (of king pledging his subjects at an óenach), Críth G. 507 . i n-inchaib smachta cana nama . . . eiric c.¤ , Laws v 442.5 Comm. i cain no chairdde, 422.2 . muna tabri cain no c.¤ `cāin or treaty', BCrólige 43 . slan c.¤ [rig], Laws i 230.23 .i. eneclann don rig i mbrissidh a cairdi, 232.16 Comm. giall fri cain, aitire fri cairddi (of securities), 260.17 . traethad c.¤ la rig ┐ tuaith, 50.29 .i. . . . trentimarcain na tuath don rig fo smacht cana no c.¤ , 52.14 Comm. bo biata na flatha in tan bis oc denam [cánu ┐] cairdi tara cenn, 134.35 Comm. See also under cáin. oc in cet cairdi do gneth itir Ulta ┐ Feniu, dia mbai urbagh nUlad, O'Curry 805 ( H 3.18, 373a ); cf. O'D. 2303 - 4 ( Rawl. B 506, 30a) . cis lir c.¤ docuisin ? Ni ansa, a tri. C.¤ nairdbige . . . ┐ c.¤ nimdilsi criche . . . ┐ c.¤ feine, O'Curry 524 ( H 3.18, 262b ). c.¤ urradais, ib. See airdbide, imdílse, aurradus. See also ZCP xv 326 . in c.¤ righ, mí gacha raithe do sidhe; masa c.¤ tuaithe tri caecadhais doibhsidhe in cach raithe acht i ngeamhradh, ┐ ceithri caecadhais daibh is in geamradh; . . . cid fodera conidh sia c.¤ na tuaithe ina c.¤ in righ ? . . . measu a n-eacmhaing re himthecht ria, dia turbroither hi ina acmaing in righ, O'D. 2303 ( Rawl. B 506, 29d ). cain criche (.i. cáin Patraic), cain cáirde, O'D. 560 ( H 3.17, 439 ). c.¤ ro buí ac na dainib andsin ar dús, ┐ táinic cain cuca fuí, O'D. 1603 ( H 5.15, 11a ). In transfd. sense of territory with which pact etc. exists (see Críth G. p. 80 ): fácabar fri dénum n-échta i cairddiu co cenn mís (of aire échta), Críth G. 259 . beirthius . . . co cenn cairdi to the limits of the allied territory, 366 .

(b) respite, truce, delay : ni baí tra carti dóib la C.C. iar tain, LU 5882 (TBC). ní forcraid c.¤ dano aní sin (of respite of three days and three nights), 8755 ( FB 56 ). tuccsat do an c.¤ hisin, Mart. Don. Apr. 17 . rogáid díb . . . / c.¤ co arnabárach, Metr. Dinds. iii 446.82 . c.¤ dún co matin dō `grant us a respite for him till morning', MacCongl. 29.4 . tainig bhur gc.¤ your time is up, Prolegomena 54.12 . gan cháirde gan choigilt, RC xiv 30 § 10 . is briathar dam-sa guma gerr an c.¤ sin, CF² 892 . gé madh gearr c.¤ na comha, IGT Decl. ex. 108 . mo ghēnair ghabhus c.¤ (with play on c.¤ and cairde friends), O'R. Poems 2077 . a grás nocha ghabhann c.¤ `tarries not' (of Mary), PBocht 4.26 . c.¤ aithghearr is eadh fhuarais (from grave), DDána 43.4 . a ch.¤ `to leave him out', Content. ii 29 .

With gen. of length of respite: cardi in lae-sin `a truce on that day', Ann. Conn. 1249.9 . c.¤ bliadna `a year's truce', TTebe 815 . cardi mís `a month's truce', Cog. 118.26 . With descriptive or obj. gen.: cardi chlaidib for C.C. cessation of hostility, LU 5834 (TBC). óen-chairdde in óenaig `unbroken truce of the fair', Metr. Dinds. iv 152.69 . ar eagla ch.¤ an bais `differre nolentes mortem', Smaointe B. Chr. 3970 . c.¤ comhlainn, Oss. iii 295.4 . Prov. go mad ionann mo ch.¤ / ┐ c.¤ Mic Coisi an unlimited respite, O'R. Poems 2123 and 2077 n.

(c) In phrases. With prepp. cen ch.¤ immediately, quickly : innis dúinn gan ch.¤ anuis, Anecd. i 26 § 12 . do dhealbh gan ch.¤ . . . / fairge, Dán Dé xxxi 5 . lucht fóirthe cneadh gan ch.¤ (viz. physicians), Studies 1920, 567 § 16 . dá anmain . . . gan cháirde / díon na n-aingeal, Keat. Poems 543 . As quasi-adj.: cath can chardi unremitting, LU 3204 . do dhúais gan cháirde, O'R. Poems 3269 `incessant gifts', Gloss. for (ar) c.¤ as quasi-adj.: ar c.¤ a-tá a thóraidheacht (of a raid) postponed, Aithd. D. 21.12 . .iiii. fichit bó . . . dā fichit ar cairdi co belltaine, BColm. 92.2 . With follg. prep.: c.¤ do thabhairt do Dhál Riada gan dul da n-argain to defer raiding the D.R., Keat. iii 1506 . um ch.¤ bliadhna do thabhairt do Mh. . . . gan a ndíbirt, 1910 . c.¤ fan síoth ní sirthear delay concerning the peace, PBocht 21.10 . is frit mo ch.¤ I have a pact with thee, Fél. Ep. 534 . dobertsom cairdi friusom granted them a truce, TBC-I¹ 2900 . conom raib cairte latt frim budin, LU 5539 ( TBC-I¹ 1057 ). do muin cairdi fris `on account of his affinity to him', Expugn. Hib. 9 . d'iarraidh cáirde re comhairle `time for counsel', ML 20.13 . ro íar síad cárde le cómharle air Gholl, CF Eg. 223 . eadh ┐ c.¤ do lēcud dō fri hiaraidh in scēoil sin, ACL iii 4.15 . cairddi mán ṁborrama co lluán, LL 306b12 ( SG 385.13 ). c.¤ im ní . . . / ní chuinngheann `he does not ask for delay about giving', Magauran 2912 . fada a ch.¤ im chóir a ghon `long is the respite . . . to atone for His wounds', Aithd. D. 67.15 .

With verbs. fo-ceird for c.¤ , fo-ceird c.¤ for, léicid for c.¤ puts off, delays, neglects : in rí rom-cuir ar cairdi / nimléicfe fo bith mairgi gave me length of days, Acall. 1856 . cuirthior . . . / mo dhán . . . / ar c.¤ mbronnaidh go haimsir d'áiridhe `delaying my reward for some time', Aithd. D. 19.3 . beag nár bhfearr a cara ar c.¤ , IGT Decl. ex. 15 . nár chuir aonfhear ar cáirde `who never put off any man', Oss. iii 295.18 . nách cuirfe an aithríghi ar cáirde, Mac Aingil 1347 . Cf. ní dam cuirfe ar choir cairdi, Acall. 802 . na cuir cairdi air, Ériu v 136.108 . ar chách ná cuir c.¤ `put not off the pardon of the world', A. Ó Dálaigh iv 9 . ar c.¤ ná leig do lón `delay not to make provision', PBocht 7.7 . da léiccthi ar cáirde gan a sccriobhadh do lathair `be neglected', AFM i lvii 1 . With ellipse of vb.: ní dúal c.¤ ar creich ngeimhil `it is unfitting to postpone a raid for captives', Ériu ix 162 § 1 . ar m'fhoghnamh ní huair ch.¤ , DDána 11.5 . ní gnáth c.¤ ar a chrithribh, 24.18 . téit ar c.¤ tarries, is delayed : ar eagla go rachadh an bas ar c.¤ , Smaointe B. Chr. 3920 . an ceart dochóidh ar c.¤ , DDána 48.5 .

In chevilles: adbul cairdde, LL 16031 ( Todd Nenn. 233 ). gan cairdi cealgaígh, BB 29a3 .

casúr

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Forms: casabar, casabar

n o, m. (AN cassur, Risk 76 , Fr. casseur) also casabar. c.¤ m., IGT Decl. § 35 . casabar m., § 36 . hammer : tennbhuille cert casúir, ex. 913 . feadh coisi casabhair, ex. 949 . an casūr léur daingnigheadh na tairrngeadha, Parrth. Anma 5563 .

cluiche

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cluiche or dil.ie/9644
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n io n. ? (cluiche ara-fuīretar fo mórslúagu dūlecha 'games which have been prepared for eager hosts' ZCP xlvii 55 ) (see Bergin, Ériu xii 205 n.1 ) game, play, sport (used both of athletic contests and of board-games); aigid, feraid, do-gní, imm-beir, -cuirethar c.¤ plays; very freq. of the celebration of commemorative games at an `ōenach': cluche n-óimin n-inmeldag / aigdit, Imr. Brain 41 (cluithe, v.l.). ferais cluichi la maca, Blathm. 102 § 40 . ni curtar ilach na gair cocluiche .i. golium cona c.¤ in tres bundsach `prattle(?) and playing', BCrólige 61 . ni fertar cluichi fair hi tig `no games are played in the house', ibid. fuil mic a cain cluithe `in lawful sport', Laws v 142.10 . monuar, a dhaoine maithe, / ba fearr a laithe cluithe, / mór liach Cionaedh mac Conaing, / hi lomaind do cum cuithe, AFM i 480.12 . c.¤ nō aonach, is dō is ainm nāsad, Corm. Y 796 . aenach . . . cia tiasa dia cluithi ind .i. do denam graithfne and, Laws v 484.y Comm. ferr c.¤ gairbe, / ferr grūad grīsadh a game is better than rough play(?), Anecd. iii 18.12 . cluchi ┐ céti ┐ ánius ┐ aibinnius (at an óenach), LU 3225 ( SCC 1 ). niro tairmesc a cluchi immi, 5008 (TBC). nín tairmesc día chluchiu, 1707 . conid cles ┐ cluchi lim comrac fri óenfer, 8469 ( FB 32 ). nimda sátech dom cluchi béos, 4996 . bīit trī chōecaid macc and . . . oca cluithi, TBC-I¹ 369 (oc cluchiu, LU). bāi C. . . . oc a cluichiu oc dul adochum in gillai, Ériu i 118 § 8 . baei Conairi a ceithri cairpthig i lLifiu occa cluichiu, BDD² 128 . agtair cluicheda ┐ ferthair graifni ind oenaig, LL 274a12 ( SG 416.3 ). radis in mac bec . . . ar co ndigsed dá chluchi do chluchemaig na Emna, TBC-LL¹ 878 . maccáem do thichtain in far cluchi can chur a faisma foraib, 908 . cluche ban Lagen (at Óenach Carmain), Metr. Dinds. iii 14.173 . i Muig Ḟind, ┐ ba sead on tir cluichi Aengusa ┐ Midir, Dinds. 79 . cluithe gl. iocus, Ir. Gl. 518 . dena c.¤ re do comais `play with', TTebe 3781 . ic imbirt cles ┐ cluithe ┐ iomána, TBC St. 770 . cluithchi fithli aga imirt acu, ZCP vi 44.17 . cluiche .i. imteacht, Lec. Gl. 288 (perh. a mistake for imirt, Stokes). an tan is caeine an cluiti is and dlegur a discur (prov.), Grail 226 . éanlámh don ch.¤ `the only player in the game', Content. xvi 125 . breith an ch.¤ `winning card' (Gloss.), xiv 55 . c.¤ .i. comhrac. cluithe .i. imirt no súgradh, O'Cl. óna huile chluichthibh díomháoine domhanda `playes', RSClára f. 116b . ag cur ch.¤ `whilst playing a game', ALC i 98.20 = AFM ii 988.16 . an cleasradh nó na cluicheadha nó an caitheamh aimsire, TSh. 4160 . bert chluichi a move in a game: tecascidsi beirt chluthi for a hathair and, LB 275b21 . beart cluiche ní dheachaidh dhe `never was any point in the game lost by him', O'Hara 1381 . Cf. batar ic imirt fichilli . . . beirt diarbo cluchi for M. a move owing to which the game went against M., Cog. 144.4 .

c.¤ caínte(ch) funeral games : ara nderntais . . . / c.¤ caíntech dia caíniod, Metr. Dinds. iv 150.44 ( LL 27812 ). fo ch.¤ Charmain cháintech, iii 24.304 . dorónta c.¤ chointe dó, TTr.² 1229 . ro haghadh a cepoc ┐ a cluichi caintech, RC xxiv 282 § 24 . na Greic do commorad cluichi chaintig i n-onoir . . . mic L., TTebe 2191 . Cf. láiset gair chaíne . . . / . . . / ro acht leo a cluchi cned, LL 26277 .

mag (in) c(h)luichi playing field : oc āine līathrōidi i maig in cluithi, TBC-I¹ 428 . i maig cluithi, 477 .

With various defining genitives: cluichi puill fognithi for faichthi na Emna, TBC-LL¹ 972 ( LL 8393 ). Téite . . . do dul ann (i.e. to Tráig Théite) . . . do ch.¤ thuinde co ro báidhed ann iat, Acall. 3824 (`a wave-game i.e. surf-riding', SG ii 200 - 201 ). cluichi disci . . . .i. cluichi méisi `the game of the discus', TTebe 2468 - 69 . c.¤ lúibe the name of some ball-game, taken to be hurling s.v. lúb q.v. and in CF² Gloss . but lúb may refer to a hoop through which the ball was driven, not to the club. Cf. Celtica viii 150 .

beirid (-cuirethar) c.¤ (AR, DO = DI ?) wins the game against: noco berad orm . . . / cluchi erail ar fidchill, LU 3974 ( SCC 45 ). nobered C. cluithi na nona for Illand (of fidchell), Anecd. i 11.26 ( SCano 358 ). bean mé ar ar cuireadh c.¤ , DDána 120.24 . do beredh [Laog] gac[h] re ccloic[h]e do (for, v.l.) Coin Culainn, TBC St. 1622 .

Legal. col cluichi (colchluiche?) foul play, breach of rules of play : ataitt ceithre col cluithi la feinee (sic), uatha fri hilar, ┐ cros diubrucad ┐ taithe tuilche, ┐ bundsach in airecht, O'Curry 2376 ( Eg. 88, 29 ). fiach fiancluiche . . . fiach cola cluichi `fine for fair-play . . . fine for foul-play', Laws iii 258.19 , 21 Comm. fiach col cluithe, O'Curry 2377 ( Eg. 88, 29 ). Cf. bad c[h]ert do chluichiu frim, TBC-I¹ 750 . muindtir rig . . . ac fromad a nirt is éric cola cluithi uaithib, O'D. 1568 ( H 5.15, p. 4 ) (in the case of an injured animal). See fían-, medón-, col-.

(b) jest, sport : a denam ar daigin c.¤ for sport, Laws iii 250.14 Comm. `tabraidh dantmír dó' or fer dubh docluiche (leg. do ch.¤ in sport, by way of a jest), ZCP i 464.z (`evil-jesting', Meyer). ? c.¤ gu bás Bríain Banda / loisgthi as marbtha is madmanda, IGT Decl. ex. 1145 .

(c) feats of strength, feats of arms : immacomarnaic dó ┐ don scál. Tresi cluchi ind athig, LU 8538 ( FB 39 ). tiagam far cluchi inn átha, TBC-LL¹ 3763 . ro thuairc cach a chéile combó derg ind aband dib. Fortressiu iarum a chluchi in Chonaill, LL 13511 .

c.¤ ind ríg the name of some epidemic : cluichi an Rig a nErinn uli . . . ┐ Risderd Sabais d'ec de, Ann. Conn. 1361.6 . c.¤ in righ do beith co tiugh isin bliadhain sin i n-Erinn, AU ii 512.9 . Cormac . . . do dhul d'eg do c.¤ in righ, Aedh . . . don plaidh cetna, 540.5 . See Ir. Hist. Stud. vi 178 .

As quasi-vn. catt bec boí forsind lár oc cluchiu, LU 1705 . luid-seom . . . do chluchi frisna gillu isin léna, Fing. R. 427 . fecht . . . do P. ic cluithiu itir a comaistiu ludebat, Lat. Lives 46.3 . ? gabaidh C. for eiliugud Mic Coisi, ┐ a chluiche (cluithe, MS.) ime, ZCP viii 559.16 (? leg. ┐ ic c.¤ ). acc c.¤ ┐ acc fanamhatt impaibh, AFM vi 2324.10 .

? cluichi ar chaill, LL 27427 (= Clochar nGuill, Metr. Dinds. iii 306.32 ). sin an chéad lá do sgaoileadh / fuireann d'ar saoithibh con a gcluithche `in the chase', Oss. iv 22.6 .

Compd. ¤-mag playing-field : adell C. laiss iarom a cluchemag, LU 4981 . laa dó . . . isin chluichimaig oc immáin, Fing. R. 334 . bui-sium ara clesaib cluithemuige co dered laei, TMoméra 156.4 .

cnoccán

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n o, m. (cnocc) little lump; mound, hill: mo chorpan . . . / is cnocán caín, LU 9926 . gu hadbrond, gusin cnocán ar aigid na coisi , O'D. 903 ( H 3.17, 644 ). co cnocanaib S. `hills', Cog. 80.3 . Transf. a ccnocán árd aoibhinn na hintleachta, Párl. na mB. 2233 . In n.loc.. Cnocan na Ceand, BB 30b38 .

cnú

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cnú or dil.ie/9776
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Forms: chnú, cnaoi, cnai, chno, cnó, cnu, cnóe, cnoi, cnói, cnoi, cnæ, cn, cnó, chnáo, chno, cnóib, cnó, cna, cnaoí, cna, cno, cnúa, cnúithe, cna, cna, cnúithe, cnait[h]e, cnaibh, cnoibh

n u, f. GOI 197 ; treated as m. in ref. to men: cnú caech, Fél. 156.7 . an cnú do chnuas Gh., Ir. Syll. Poetry 23 § 1 . n s. in chnú , RC viii 56.y . a s. cnaoi, LU 7329 (BDD). RC viii 56.x . cnai, Celtica ii 80.329 . g s. chno, Thes. i 5.38 . cnó, LU 8121 ( FB 9 ). cnu, O'Curry 860 ( H 3.18, 388 marg. inf.) (poss. g p.). n p. cnoe, Thes. ii 249.7 . cnóe, LL 27688 . Ériu iv 138.z . cnoi, Mon. Tall. 13 . cnói, Metr. Dinds. iii 288.27 . cnoi, LL 13579 . cnæ, Ériu vii 197.17 . cn, ZCP v 22 § 16 . cnó, Ériu xiii 26.20 . g p. chnáo, ZCP xii 366.9 . chno, Auraic. 1183 . Ériu xix 60.5 . d p. cnóib, Metr. Dinds. iii 130.31 . Later with n s. cnó, Airne F. 354 . d s. cna, IGT Decl. ex. 68 . cnaoí, O'R. Poems 974 . n p. cna, BS 116.17 . PBocht 1.4 . cno(: so), DDána 9.7 . cnúa, IGT Decl. ex. 1783 . cnúithe, § 98 . a p. cna, BCC 24 . cna proscribed form, IGT Met. Faults § 149 . cnúithe, Decl. ex. 1780 . ch.¤ , Introd. § 80 . Decl. ex. 614 . cnait[h]e, 23 K 42, 166.4 . d p. cnaibh, DDána 2.9 . cnoibh, Dánfhocail 208 . c.¤ f., IGT Decl. §§ 83 , 98 , 203 .

Nut : cnū .i. cāiniu .i. millsi oldati na toraid aile, Corm. Y 348 . feis for bloescaib cno `spending the night . . . on nutshells', Ériu xix 60.5 . teinm cno, O'Curry 769 ( H 3.18, 362a ). ba meti cend fir in ch.¤ , RC viii 56.x . bruithter cno, Ériu xiii 24.10 . a chna, a airne ionnúara, BS 110.8 . an ch.¤ ní 'na bláth beantair, Dán Dé vii 15 . an chraobhshlat gan chnaoi (of Mary after death of Christ), xxvi 38 . is iad na cnó gnae, crand bis isin doman toir ┐ cnó ḟasas air . . . cona[d] dib sin dognither na bleighedha buis comardaigther risna cornaib buabaill . . . cedfaid Ferdomain . . . epscop Chille Dara . . . conadh iad na cna imais iad, O'Curry 1009 ( H 3.18, 429a ). Cf. O'Curry 352 ( H 3.18, 193c ), O'Dav. 539 . See gnóe. síltair sopur na Segsa / . . . ó thuitit cnói Crínmoind cain, Metr. Dinds. iii 288.27 . dona cnoib Segsa, Auraic. 5317 . cnōi cuill cāinmessa hazel nuts, Ériu vii 2.19 . na cnadh coill ┐ na castáinidhe 'the hazel-nuts and the chestnuts', Corp. Astron. 168.7 . cnaí conaire 'road-nuts; food one brings with one on a journey' Celtica xiii 21 . coimmeid hi re cnai nGaeidhealaigh, Celtica ii 80.329 `hazel nut' Gloss. in ch.¤ gædhilach gl. auellana (leg. Abellana) nux barua, RC ix 226.3 . auillani .i. na cno mora, ACL i 28 § 91 . bliadain na gcnó bfhinn `white nuts', ALC i 84.4 . cnú francach walnut, RC ix 238 58b . slata . . . do crann cno bhfrancach, Gen. xxx 37 . c.¤ cāech nó dule feda. O'Mulc. 757 . See cáech. c.¤ ḟás see 1 fás. asna cnaibh seasga, Oss. v 90.10 . Of nut-shell used as vessel: lan lestair na cno, O'Curry 588 ( H 3.18, 290 ). dorinneas lán ch.¤ do chantain, Ó Bruad. iii 214.y `to fulfil all due', n.; see also cnúlestar below. ?Of container for ink: do mhill olcus na cnu ┐ in membruim inn, O'Curry 860 ( H 3.18, 388 marg. inf.).

In transf. senses: ? nach diongna sé acht cóir fan gcnaoi `exacts justice in every trifle', Aithd. D. 84.1 . a ch.¤ fholamh na n-ainmhian (of the body), DDána 1.12 . mo ch.¤ is mo chiste-se (of harp made of hazel), Keat. Poems 281 . Of persons: c.¤ caech `blind nut' (of sinner), Fél. 156.7 . is cnú chaech … cách na déni toil in Rig 'anyone who does not do the will of the King is an empty nut', LL 36780 , Stud. Hib. xix 33 . Frequ. in laudatory sense: c.¤ ós coill, O'R. Poems 1685 , see n. an treas c.¤ don chrobhaing (of Holy Spirit), DDána 9.6 . ní Dáibhith . . . / ná Pól . . . / . . . a ch.¤ chothrom `neither D. . . . nor Paul . . . was his type', Ó Bruad. ii 194.8 .

In phrases: c.¤ chumhdaigh, c.¤ chroidhe, c.¤ choisi (acht na cnúithe coisi), IGT Decl. § 98 . is mé a c.¤ chridi glé darling, LU 8331 ( FB 24 ). c.¤ mo chraidhi, Acall. 4876 . a ch.¤ cheannsa na rosc `tender darling', Ó Bruad. i 8.15 . Cf. c.¤ na cclíar, Párl. na mB. 3816 . c.¤ chumhdaigh dar gcrobhuing féin protector (of Christ), Aithd. D. 75.40 . cnū mhullaigh na macroidhe, O'R. Poems 364 `the highest (i.e. most desirable) nut', Gloss M. c.¤ ós crobhaing `renowned above heroes', AFM v 1636.7 . See mullach, mocol.

Compds. With nouns. oired cnúboithe bochtáin tiny bothy, Caithr. Thoirdh. 3.x . ar mess chnó-chaille Achad `nut-grove', Metr. Dinds. iii 388.34 . dream ród g-cnofhídh- bhadh g-cruinn `of round-nutted woods', Miscell. Celt. Soc. 354.7 . .u. bainde . . . a cnulestar lán the hollow of a nut, O'Curry 587 ( H 3.18, 290 ). in chétna dabach . . . ro díscáil . . . amal chnómaidm `like the breaking of a nutshell', TBC-LL² 1195 . mes mor etir cnomes ┐ daurmes hazelnuts(?), AU i 336.21 .

With adjj.: barr dess dornach / collān cnóbeac `of tiny hazelnuts', K. and H. 14 . ósin chlár chnóboc, LL 1281 ( BB 34a3 ). Cf. cnóbog .i. bog oirdheirc, O'Cl. na bhfeadh collbán, cnóbuidi, Ériu iv 228.4 . coull ut dicitur cno-car fer .i. cach ag ithe a cno, Auraic. 4279 . crích cnóidhearcach cláir Chualonn, Top. Poems² 1047 . na gcuan gcnódhonn, DDána 111.8 . cach coll cno-gel, Hy Fiach. 272.10 .

With vb.: gor' cnomuidh a cride indti `broke like a nut', Dinds. 2 ( RC xv 289 ). O'Cl. Metr. Dinds. iii 158.12 .

cos

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cos or dil.ie/12566
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Forms: cuis, cos, cas, coisi, cois, chaissi, chais, coss, chois, cosa, cossa, achossa, cossa, chos, chosaib

n ā, f. On d s. cuis, Thes. ii 245.36 (Cambr.) see GOI 48 . cos f., IGT Decl. § 39 (91.11) . cas f., § 40 . (g s. coisi , d s. cois; proscribed forms: don chaissi , Decl. ex. 1124 . red chais (: glais), 1125 ).

(a) foot, leg (of human beings and animals): coss a cospite .i. ō eirptiud (.i. ō erlonn). Coss latine cosus .i. cos bruinde, O'Mulc. 246 . n s. coss gl. pes, Wb. 12a20 . 21 . 23 . a s. chois, Ml. 56b1 . n p. cosa, Tur. 65 . cossa, Wb. 12b4 . Ml. 111b14 . 126c17 . v p. achossa, Wb. 12a33 . a p. cossa, Ml. 111b17 . 89d14 . g p. chos, 126c16 . 138a2 . d p. chosaib, 126c17 . bithi cloi tria cossa, Blathm. 51 . fuil chuise `a wound on a foot', BCrólige 63 . cinta coisi trespasses (?), Laws ii 46.8 Comm. secht meóir cechtar a dá choss, TBC-LL² 1199 . bulli da choiss kick, MU² 880 . cor coise trip, Magauran 1192 . rogab a choiss fón chlerech, RC xiii 106.w (`a mark of respect', n.). mairg cois isa bond fa ṁbris, ACL iii 237 § 21 . coss chraind `a wooden leg', RC xiii 80 § 84 . cossa cinn ind eich forelegs, Cóir Anm. 125 . itir a da cois tona hind legs, Laws ii 240.4 Comm. do cois mairt (as weapon), RC xvii 406.9 (Tig.). cosa dunta webbed feet, Rosa Angl. 324.16 . cos dubh (a bird), Eg. Gl. 124 . ? do cach fior díob ba cuit choissi / lán a bhoissi do ghrán glan, SG 20.8 .

(b) stem, support, handle, shaft of various objects: huanaib cosaib hilignidib gl. lectulos . . . illigneis pedibus, Sg. 33b8 . atchiat insi . . . for óenchois on a single column, LU 1936 . delg ara cuirit[h]er a ch.¤ , Corm. Y 301 . sreth . . . di bretnasaib . . . ┐ a cosa isind fraigid pins, LU 1709 . luibne na mér na lāime, ┐ c.¤ eissib sūas ind rig, Corm. Y 447 . ainm lestair . . . ┐ a choss triana mhedón, Corm. 18 . adbur coisi in rama, Laws v 488.24 Comm. im chois a altoire, ii 120.8 (text printed as Comm.). foirchrédh a ch.¤ (of an `escra)', Ériu xiii 41.13 . ailen . . . ┐ in muir . . . do cach aird uimmi acht oench.¤ eascra ind namma isthmus, CCath. 3412 v.l. See escra. amail didniu[s] side (i.e. an dos) in cois bis fai `stem', Laws v 28.2 Comm. fa chosuibh a caeimhleptha, Acall. 791 . c.¤ cech losa, Ériu ix 66.4 . fo cosoip fulaing na n-iudus `under the supports of the turrets', CCath. 3537 . feadh coisi casabhair, IGT Decl. ex. 949 . deargfa a chais nduinn (: bais) (of a spear), Magauran 3058 . buille dá chois (of a crozier), ZCP ii 556.19 .

(c) Metr. is cosin (c.¤ in?) ndīalt sōn, Corm. Y 447 (37.13) .

(d) infantry, foot-soldiers : sloig L. eter chois ┐ ech, ┐ choin, IT i 46.27 . eter cois ┐ cairptheach, Aen. 1179 .

(e) In phrases with prepp.: immáteged cách dia chuis (: nuis) on foot, LU 2994 . [a] chur dia chois `was . . . dismounted', AFM v 1780.12 . don choll gan chor dhá chosaibh without being felled, Duan. F. i 35.6 . da cois near him, TTebe 4206 . is mor maidm dober da chois `besides', Fen. 88.3 . bieit anamait foa chossaibsom gl. scabellum pedum tuorum, Wb. 32c13 . atabairt fuchossa gl. humiliatos . . . gentiles, Ml. 67c2 . fo chosaib aurdragh at the mercy of spectres, TBC-I¹ 453 . fa a chois, DDána 119.4 `níos lugha ná', Gloss. mucc ┐ ag fora coiss on the hoof, RC xiii 444 § 24 ( LL 37202 ). for a cois `standing' (of furze), Laws i 172.14 Comm. mo chíos bhróin rem chois dom chailg beside me, Rel. Celt. ii 236.11 . a gcinn le cois a gcána `as well as,' Content. xxvi . re cois aoise `except for his being old', xiv 24 . fiche bliadhain is bárr re chois `and more besides', Miscell. Celt. Soc. 342.21 . se fein dochuaid i cois in dilsidh `to watch the condemned prisoner', Laws v 486.7 Comm. muna frith slabrad eile do bertha fair, no nech eile do deachsa[d] ina cois is slan do sum . . . do dol ina cois to guard him(?), O'D. 443 ( H 3.17, 341 ). degla go rachadh cechtar aca a gcois a chonartha aran bfer eile `go back on the bargain', Ériu v 172.148 . do gheall . . . éiric . . . ┐ go rachdaois 'na chois evade it, Atlantis iv 186.36 . an geall[adh] thugamar . . . as nár linn dol na chois, RC x 345.17 . 'na chois `along with him', Auraic. 76 . da m-beinn-si do rer mo coisi . . . a muig `were I outside and at liberty', Celt. Rev. iii 302.6 . rotairisetar a n-inadaib a coss `they remained where they stood,' CCath. 5686 . ? bruth d'echaib . . . / do mnāi ra comlund a chuiss `racing . . . on foot', Fianaig. 48.20 .

Adv. cossaib tírmaib dryshod , SR 7679 . Ériu ii 198.10 . v 34.24 . cos i cois `a foot for a foot', Laws i 8.6 (Introd. to SM). cois (c.¤, v.l.) ar cois frisin marcsluagh foot to foot (i.e. in close combat), CCath. 5709 .

Prov.: cos fo coraith (of useless undertaking), Bürgschaft 30 § 81 . ni ar aonchois thainig Pattruic go hEirin i.e. I have another string to my bow, Luc. Fid. 4991 .

In n. loc. a n-dúthaigh Chois Daoile along the Deel, Hy Fiach. 334.2 ó Chois Machan, Keat. Poems 228 .

Compds. With nouns: d'eachaibh . . . ar n-a gcaischleas, Magauran 834 . im dibh coscolptaib dho `calves', CCath. 4663 . innacoschométide . . . costigthith (both gl. p[a]edago- gorum, with paed- taken as Lat. ped-), Wb. 9a11 . rogab a coiseitigh iar n-ichtar, Grail 1275 . cos galor, CS 256.3 . huachosglasaib gl. uinctos conpedibus, Ml. 83c10 . cual do coslámaib `a pile of arms and legs', Caithr. Thoirdh. 104.39 . Cf. fá cendchoslámaib na cath, 113.4 . cossogam .i. mera da laime ar son na feadh imon lurgain, Auraic. 5779 . colg dét iarna chossliasait chlí `thigh', TBC-LL² 4406 . cais-slighe chuige, Dán Dé vi 13 ` foot-road (?)', Gloss.

With adjj. a cná cosbuide, SG 347.23 . dam . . . coisfhiond (cossind, v.l.) white-legged, ZCP xiv 400.3 . ar dá n-echaib . . . cosscháela, TBC-LL² 2918 . go siobhlaidís . . . coslomnocht, RSClára 76a . C. coslūath, ZCP viii 118 § 18 . co herard . . . coslūthmar, MacCongl. 83.27 . ossé cossalach, LU 7767 `dirty-footed (?)', BDD2 Gloss. in t-ech aile . . . coseng, LU 6490 (TBC). With adj. derived from noun: baccaig ┐ coss-gallraig (as subst.), PH 4399 . i n-ecusc na Bhrathar Coslomh[nacht]a 'in the habit of the Discalced Friars', AI 392 (s.a. 1302.2).

5 día

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adv enough (poet.): dīa .i. lór, ZCP v 484 . Usually in interjectional phrases with partitive de: tri maic mathe la hErc | dia do gluair, LL 333c25 . dia do chumail am' chinaid sufficient satisfaction for my offence, Metr. Dinds. iii 62 . Frequent in early modern verse: dia do chabair na coisi | ara tabair tarcoisi help enough are the Feet that thou revilest, IGT Decl. ex. 204 . dia do chléirc[h]eacht `how clerical', Studies 1918, 98.5 . tarla dhóibh—dia do mhíoghaol—. . . neart a chéile do chlaochlúdh, TD 26.58 . dia do bhail, Dánta Gr. 16.73 .

do-srenga

Cite this: eDIL s.v. do-srenga or dil.ie/18480
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Forms: da-srenga, dosrenga, dosreggat, ndo-sreng, tairrng-, tarngid, tarraing, tarrgid, tairngid, tairgiter, tairgitir, tairngithir, tarraing

v (* to-sreng-, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 637 ). Indic. pres. 3 s. da-srenga, Mon. Tall. 150.28 . LU 6023 = TBC-I¹ 1556 . dosrenga, Corm. Y 1097 . 3 pl. dosreggat, Goid. 71 . Pret. 3 s. a ndo-sreng , RC xxv 344.6 . Later as simple vb., stem tairrng- (tairng-, tarng-), indic. pres. 3 s. tarngid, TBC-LL¹ 2188 ; pret. tarraing. Not infreq. written tair(r)g-; cf. ipv. 2 pl. tarrgid, FA 19 ( LU 2127 ) = tairngid, LB ; pass. tairgiter, Laws iv 168.7 Comm. , tairgitir, 208.3 , tairngithir, 1 .

Vn. tarraing.

I Trans. draws, drags, pulls (nearly always of motion towards agent).

(a) Without prep. or adv.; dosrenga a fortgae ┐ a forgaimniu robādar fo Coinchulaind draws away , TBC-I¹ 636 . tairrngios in fer mór int agastar do bí rena ech, SG 261 . tarraing da lāmh gen bes nī dot' algas agud draw back thy hand, 23 P 10, 153va7 . cunas-tairṅgend feib rothairṅged a comlín de bolgánaib belca, MU² 665 . ar son co tairnccenn an t-adhamus an t-iarann, Maund. 144 .

Folld. by various prepp.: fornesa sleig chuillind hi cois C. Dosrenga (dasrenga, LU) ass pulls it out, TBC-I¹ 1556 . tarngid C. in sleig . . . assa fremaib, TBC-LL¹ 2188 = tairrngidh, St. notairrngedh d'a méraib a sūile a cloiccnib, CCath. 3976 . dussreanga [Satan] in ainim asin curp, Ériu v 122 . as tir-si dosrengad (leg. dosrengat) slad an sluag sedlach are dragging plunder, Anecd. i 59 . rolingsid isin teinidh ┐ rothearnngsid C. leo as, RC xxxiv 320 . do tharraing an ceann d'a cholainn tore the head off his body, CF 222 . tairrngidh in rón in fer tar in bhfairrce (= traxit secum virum), Lat. Lives 85 . rotharraing ina dhiaigh é tar an ccill amach, BS 4 . nostairnged tria ladraib a choss ┐ a lám, TBC-LL¹ 1408 . rap . . . nach n-anmann dosrenga chugae, ut sunt sues (contrasted with animals which butt), Corm. Y 1097 = ṡrengas, LB. intan dosreng in sleig a dochum, Expuls. 2 . manum retrahe .i. tarruing do lámh chughatt (i.e. abstain from further food), O'Gr. Cat. 263 . tairrngidh in curach cuice allus an tsnaithe, RC x 68 . co rothair[r]ṅgiset chucu in mboin . . . allus a herbuill, RC xvi 270 . dosrengait an t-anfad . . . co bord na saebhcoire the storm drags them to the edge of the whirlpool, ZCP x 411 . amal ataid puil na srona aga tarraing cum a ceile (i.e. contracting), 23 P 10, 1b42 . anuair smuaintighes neach raed co domhain . . . ní tairnginn int aer cugi re seal fada ┐ tairrngidh 'na diaigh aeinfheacht amain co romor he does not draw breath for a long while and then draws a deep breath, 5b1 . rig a leas an t-aer fuar do tarraing cugi to inhale, 5a41 ; cf. 3b28 . co motairrngend suas . . . in lia sain co na drolaibh draws up, BB 394b41 . mar thairringeas an ghrian gheal | an t-uisce suas ar sileadh, Arch. Hib. i 99 .

With pers. form of LA ref. to subj.: tarrgid (tairngid, LB) lib . . . in n-anmain n-écraibdig-sea, FA § 19 . co tairrnget leo in anmain i fúdomain ifirnd, § 30 LB. rotarraing in n-apach ina diaidh le dragged the corpse after her, CCath. 3976 . rotharrangsat leo dochum in ethair é, SG 55 . do tharruing Tú leat (sic leg.) do dhíbhfhearg uile Thou hast taken away all Thy wrath, Psalms lxxxv 3 = do rug tu leat, ed. 1826 . Cf. also: ná tarruing mé leis na cionntachaibh draw me not away with, Psalms xxviii 3 .

(b) draws out, extracts: tairrngis a fholt 's a fhionnfaidh, TSh. 5587 , cf. Oss. i 66.142 . tairngter an folt ar tús, O'Gr. Cat. 178 . cantarides . . . tairnghid neim na n-uile ball, 227 . an purgaid . . . tairrngidh sin gach aen linad carries off all repletion, 23 P 10, 139vb39 . cuir in cerin sin ar in crecht ┐ turngidh at ┐ diachair, 23 F 19, 8vb2 (freq. so used in med. texts).

(c) Various special meanings, in many corresponding to Eng. draw; draws (breath): da ttairngtear an anal go luath, 23 K 42, 196.18 (freq. in med. texts). draws a sword, etc.: tairrngidh arm a gcētōir, Fl. Earls 64 . do thairrngeadar na drochdhaoine an cloidheamh, Psalms xxxvii 14 . ón ccloidhiomh táirngthe, Isaiah xxi 15 . an bogha . . . bhíos umhal d'fior a tharroing, Arch. Hib. i 86 . Of water draws, conducts: treb oc na bi usce . . . co tairidnither seicce, Laws iv 214 .i. co tairngiter seachu é, 216 Comm. int uisce tairgiter tar na fearanduib, 168 Comm. atáid daoine is tir sin féin | thairngeas an mhuir chuca i gcéin, Content. vi 73 . Of a wound, sore, etc. draws, drains: as coir an crecht do tarring le hadurc noc[h] bís lan do cadas, 23 P 10, 67.41 . curter an cerin so uirre da taring, 63.5 . leagur cuisle fo tracht a coisi ... ┐ tairngidh an fuil, Irish Texts v 16.19 . Of translating out of a language: is e U. do tharruing o Laidin gu Gaeghilg an beatha sa, Lib. Flav. i 32va37 . gach nech léighfís an leabhar so, tabhraidh bennacht ar anmain a[n] té do tarraing ó Laidin a nGaedhilge hé, 24 P 3, 195.3 . Of drawing money: a bhfuair 'gá athair d'ionmhus | 's ar tharraing d'á thighiornas, A. Ó Dálaigh l 8 . Of persons draws, makes come: tairrngis Mac M. iarla D. don tír, AFM v 1782 . rotharraing Ua Neill drong do Ghallaibh . . . dia nertadh, vi 1930 . Of troops draws up: do tárnedh aon mile dég fer 'na mpataillenuibh were drawn up in battalions, Rel. Celt. ii 200 . targes S. a n-ordughadh bláir iad, 154 . ar tarruing na cuidecht having marshalled the army, 198 .

(d) In fig. senses. Induces, brings about: do tharraing [Críost] síothcháin ┐ sítheóltacht ar neamh ┐ ar talamh, Eochairsg. 32 . do tharraing síothcháin ┐ cáirdios eatorra, Gadelica 129 . síoth do tharraing idir Ruaidhri ┐ Dhiarmaid, Keat. iii 5113 , 3184 . With extension of sense: tharraigiodar coingheall eatorra féin made a covenant, GJ xii 536 . Of persons draws, induces: is beag nách ttairrngeann tú mé chum bheith am Chríosduighe, Acts xxvi 28 . táirngeamaóid daóine chum creidmhe, 2 Cor. v 11 . Applies (to), transfers (to): do tharruing mé na neithe-si chugum féin . . . a bhfioghair I have transferred to myself, 1 Corinth. iv 6 . as éidir na ceithre cotchanna . . . .i. an chré, an paiter, na haithenta ┐ na sacramainnti do thairreng do chum na subháilchedhsa, Ó Héodhusa 14 .

Folld. by AR (FOR), draws, brings upon (of a consequence, etc.): le chomhall na n-aithenadh dherbhmaoid ar ngrádh ar Dhia ┐ thairrengmaoid a grádh orainn, Ó Héodhusa 14 . do thairngis oirbh an iomairg you have brought on yourself this fright, Content. xxii 21 . gur tharraing gean an leinbh go mór air, Eochairsg. 62 . With AS deduces, infers: táirngid as so gur etc., Corp. Astron. 2 .

(e) In a few cases apparently stretches, extends (of motion away from the agent): dosrenga a chois fris co mebaid a fergaire (i.e. kicked?), TBC-I¹ 3661 . a ndosreng fris a láim `when he withdrew his hand' (stretched out his arm to lay hold on him?), RC xxv 344.6 .

In follg. cases almost brings, offers: teit in caitin . . . dosrengai bratan dhoibh, Lism. L. viii , cf. LL 283a24 . frithi dam bratan [m]béodha | doburchu glan dosreanga dom, Anecd. i 73 .

II In later lang. also intrans. of motion draws (near, etc.): rotairrngedur na Lumburduigh docum glenna domuin retreated, ZCP vi 42 . sliocht Fhiachach S. do tharraing don Mhumhain, Keat. ii 4871 . don tuaisciort tarruing romhat go forward , 3 C 12, 82.14 . In fig. sense, with CHUM, draws, tends (towards): an t-inglan tairngus cum buidheachta which approaches a yellow colour, 23 P 10, 16b38 . an dath bān neoch tairngus cum uainigheachta, 14a2 . gurma ag tarraing chum datha uaine blueness of a greenish shade, 13b46 . in gaoth danad ainm Eurus . . . tairrngidh cum teasa ┐ cum tiorma, 3 C 19, 256va6 .

2 escaid

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n (see Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 606 ; Vendryes, RC xlv 167 - 170 ; Celtica iii 171-72 ) cleansing (esp. of removing vermin): oc escaid a lēne, TBC-I¹ 1118 . ní talla a leni de acht mad fria...nighi nó eascaith, Ériu vii 140.19 . ben ic aiscid a chind, IT ii1 181.196 . Ériu ii 22.23 . can aisce coisi na chinn (on Sunday), O'D. 1948 .

fínéltas

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n m. fineness, delicacy: an bhean mháoth ... nach luaighfeadh bonn a coisi do bhuain ré talumh lé fínialtas, Deuteronomy xxviii 56 .

forimthecht

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n ā, f. vn. of for-imthét. Walking about ; going on one's way, proceeding: f.¤ coss, Tec. Corm. § 2.25 . da chumoil dí chos ar formteacht two cumals for the legs because of (their support in) walking Laws iv 362.3 . cin coisi, di bemium no forimtecht mignima `crime of foot, by kicking, or moving to evil deeds', Laws i 238.12 . forimtecht digla do greise `setting out to avenge an aggression' 296.18 . nima-lotar ... fir Midhe fri f.¤ (i.e. on a foray) AU i 529 n. 10 = AFM ii 768 (`to over-run').

indossa

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Forms: indassa, indosa, innosi, indnoisse, andossa, anois, anos, anois

(ind-ḟoss-sa, forms with palatal -s- <ind-ḟoiss-se) adv. Variously written : indassa, indosa, Ml. innosi, TBC-I¹ 1364. indnoisse, PH 6028. andossa, Laws v 54.25 Comm. anois, PH 3782. anos, O'Gr. Cat. 384.13. Mod. Ir. anois.

now, just now (ref. to immediate past or fut.) : indassa ł. cachlacéin gl. nunc, Ml. 108d11 . indosa gl. modo, 58c15 . amal rongab indosa in drong briatharde persine tanise in as `as for example now the verbal group of the second person in -as ,' Sg. 159b5 (? here read indorsa). indosa gl. nuncubi, 14b2 . nis rainnfe i.¤ , ScM. § 12.2 . nī fo cīan iarsin gnīm adchūaid Fergus indosa co ndernasom béit n-aile, TBC-I¹ 486. appraind ... nach hé Cu Chulaind fil it richt i.¤ , LU 3354. cia fot atúsa isin chotlud sa innossi ?, 6359 . mani creiti-siu i.¤ `nisi nunc credideris,' Lat. Lives 12.4 . rot-marbu[s]-sa innossa oen dot muintir, 96.15 . imthúsa Chonruí meic Dáire sund innossa, TBC-LL¹ 4644. ma ro badar sen innti fri re in erluma ... ocus ni uiled andossa, Laws v 54.25 Comm. toduiscfet-sae duitsi corp mairb eiccin it fiadhnaise innossae fen, CCath. 4080. ro-fhetabar-si uli ... conid iar ndédenus innoissi bias in cháisc, PH 5066. cia as eolcha anāid anoisi ? (: Coisi), Ériu ix 176 § 1. ar n-éigsi as neimhní annosa (: Eódhusa), Studies 1923, 421 § 2 . rofagbus-[s]a Brea i n-eslainti ina leabaidh annossa `but now,' Aen. 1170. fogeba-su co luath annosa inni sin, 588 . anois gu tiugh ┐ anis co tana ┐ anis gu hard, 23 P 10³, 35b2 .

Frequently used without any temporal sense (cf. Eng. now) : cid dogní-siu andsain innossa a ingen, TBC-LL¹ 216. ga tulach and in tulach sa thúas innossa ? Sliabh Moduirn sin innossa, 1201 - 2 .

2 ingen

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Forms: ingen, inga, ingu, -ingin, hingin, ingni, ingne, hingne, ingine, ingin, ingnea, ingni, ingne, ingní, ingne, ingen, ingean, -ingned, hingnib, inginibh, inga, ionga

n ā, f. n s. ingen, Sg. 46b13 . Laws iv 90.y Comm. inga, Fél.² lxxvii 16. ingu, Laws iii 352.7 Comm. -ingin, Anecd. i 8.7 . a s. go hingin , ZCP xii 387 § 11. g s. ingni, ingne, LU 6551 - 2 . na hingne , Laws iii 352.3 Comm. ingine, iv 146.5 Comm. d s. do ingin , Sg. 217a7 . n p. inna ingnea , Ml. 87b11 . ingni, IT i 120.3 . ingne, BS 32.x. v p. a gerr-ingní , IT iii 102.21 . a p. ingne, i 79.46 . g p. ingen, SR 888. ingean, Anecd. i 38 § 104. -ingned, IGT Decl. ex. 1403. d p. dona hingnib , Gild. Lor. 197 n. d'inginibh , O'Curry 1161 (< H 3.18, p. 461ab ). Mid. Ir. inga, Mod. Ir. ionga. See IGT Decl. § 54. 11 .

(a)

(Of people) a nail (of finger or toe) ; (of birds or beasts) hoof, claw, talon ; a (metal) nail: dona hingnib gl. ung[u]es, Gild. Lor. n.197. cruba, cróga ingne, Sbuir, Eg. Gl. 123. i.¤ ab ung[u]e , O'Mulc. 720. inna ingnea mmoitha gl. tenerae ungulae, Ml. 87b11 . cróa [man. al.] i.¤ `a hoof, a nail,' Sg. 46b13 . do ingin gl. ad ung[u]em, 217a7 . cét n-i.¤ for cach oen baiss, SR 888. ni chorcu m'ingne, IT i 79.46 . inga mor bui fuirri amal ingin chon (explanation of name Coningen), Fél.² lxxvii 16. secht meōir cechtar a dā lām co ngabāil ingni sebaicc co forgobāil ingne griūin ar cach nāi fo leith dīb, TBC-I¹ 2036. lon Droma Seghsa ... | fúair bás i crobaib m'ingean (Hawk of Achill speaking), Anecd. i 38 § 104. congeil i.¤ fri fiacail `a nail rates with a tooth,' Laws iv 90.y Comm. ma ro benad barr a meoir o bun na hingne, iii 352.3 Comm. mas o duban suas ro benad de a ingu, eiric bain beime ann, ocus ingu eit don timpanach ar son aithgina `if it was from the black upwards his nail was cut off him ... and a wing-nail (shall be given) to the harper by way of compensation,' 352.7 Comm. caithchi cethra tra ... caitche a n-ingine, ocus caitce a n-adhairce the trespasses of their hooves ..., iv 146.5 Comm. ingni corcra córi cruindgéra lé, TBC-LL¹ 212. go ro bertsatar ingni na tarb ferchubat fir i talmain é arna bás, 6155 . ō mullach mo baisti go hingin mo coisi , ZCP xii 387 § 11. do ráinig tríd an móin ...gan ingne a eachadh dfhliuchadh, ii 556.11 . asbert in rí a chorp uile do scerdiud o ingnib iairn, LB 279a53 . Hirusan atach n-ingne .i. in uair bis in luch isin froighidh ni bi aigi-sium acht gabail da ingnibh don froighidh `the attack of claws,' Tromd. Guaire 738 - 40 . níor deargadh le hingnibh each | ... do leirg dtonnbháin, DDána 68 § 4. ná bí gan ionga a gcúl do chomharsan, Gadelica i 128.615 . cosa ... con n-ingnibh lángera leoganda, Stair Erc. 1237. ag gearradh an ghaiste dá ngobaibh ┐ dá n-ingnibh, TSh. 3910. giodh bé ar bhith roinneas a n-ionga `whatsoever parteth the hoof,' Levit. xi 3. In phr. ingen forbairte (?) (disease) quittor (?): d’eslainte cos tosuigh na n-ech ... inga forbairte , Celtica ii 34 § 9 , cf. 50 § 12 . don ingin forbairte. ┐ is maith a’ leiges air a fennad ┐ a nighi d’fual brén go cenn 3 la ł 4, ┐ a nighi d’fhúal úr o tsin amach. ┐ is maith a’ leiges air a losgad ina tighib fiara ┐ a nighi d’fual bren gach laei o tsin amach 'concerning inga forbairte [? quittor]. A good treatment for it is to lance [?] it, and wash it with stale urine for three or four days, and wash it with fresh urine from that on. Another good treatment is to burn it in transverse lines and afterwards to wash it daily with stale urine' 38 § 15 , ( 52 § 18 ). But cf. don ída forbaide (furbuigi, v.l.) .i. eslainti fhasas ar na hechaib os cinn a n-ingin, Celtica xvii 115 § 6 .

As npr. : I.¤ ┐ Ette (names of two birds), IT iii 243.248 .

Legal : ingen ar méraib the name given to descendants beyond the son of the great great grandson, i.e. collateral kin beyond the third cousins ( BBCS xxxvii 138 n. 6 ): ite fine cacha tuaithe, geilfine, deirbfine ... glasfine, i.¤ ar meraib, Laws iv 282.z . i.¤ ¤ ar meraib ... dedlaid fri fine, conranna-side finnteda on med addaimther i fini `it separates from the family, but it obtains a share of the family land, inasmuch as it is acknowledged as of the family,' 286.1 . is si in derbhfine amuil ro gabh bruinne in duine ... ┐ is í in innfine amuil ro gabhsat na da. dorn, ┐ isí in i.¤ ar a méruibh amuil ro gabhsat méra ┐ ingne, O'D. 548 (< H 3.17, c. 436 ). óthá athair ┐ mac co senathair for cūlo ┐ frithrusc a frithisi coruici i.¤-ar-mēraibh, Ériu i 215.17 . Somet. found without `ar méraib' : cion brathar for brathair ... ┐ cion indua for innua, ┐ cin ingne (.i. a da mac side) for ingin, O'Curry 2293 (< Eg. 88, fo. 22aa ).

(b) a clove of garlic: mad fir-caindend, se hingni dec cacha bairgine `if it be real garlic there are sixteen cloves to each cake,' Laws v 40.11 . dobretha mid ┐ ingne lossa di co ndeirgenae a ruidiud `mead and cloves of leeks were given to her until she blushed,' RC xx 284.13 (ACC). ingne gairleoige do berbadh ar uisge, 23 K 42, p. 354.4 - 6 .

COMPDS. ¤bóthur hoof-track: ar slicht in tṡluaig ┐ i n-ingenbothur na tánad, TBC-LL¹ 4930. ¤chruinn having rounded nails: bas i. fa cael croind | Mael finnEchlainn cas Conoill, Irish Texts ii 10 § 31 . having rounded hoofs: le heach n-i., L. Cl. A. B. 99.170 . ag ríadh sdéd n-ingeanchruinn n-óg, IGT Decl. ex. 1689. ¤derg having red nails: sduadh inghin-dearg abhramhall, DDána 49 § 12. ¤ḟota : Aimirgin ingen-fota .i. di ingin foda buí foru meor, O'D. 412 (< H 3.17, col. 314 ). ¤gér sharp-clawed: srónmhael ... ingingher slemain ... geirfhiaclach ... (of a cat), Tromd. Guaire 768. sharp-hoofed: ó chroibmearlúdh bhoirrthe each n-ingeinghéar, DDána 70 § 13. gan graifne ar ngreagh n-inginghéar, Measgra D. 51.42 . ¤glain having gleaming nails: Fallec is Iachtan cen ail | da mac Ebeir ingenglain, Rawl. 77a37 . ¤glaine gleaming of claws: lór ingeanghlaine na n-éan, Aithd. D. 9 § 7.

3 les

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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 ).

1 lúa

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Forms: lue, lue, luie, lue, lau, lua, láu, luu, lū, lua, lú, luí

n earlier lue (disyll.?) [io] n s. lue, Sg. 50a20 . a s. luie, MU² 959. lue, 963 . d s. lau (láu, lua, vll.), BDD² 929. láu, LU 9388. luu, LU 9699. LL 277a42 . lū, Cáin Ad. 23. n d. dha lua , ZCP iii 378.12 = dā lú , v 484.1 . Perh. orig. same word as luí, which, however, differs in gender and inflection. See also Études Celt. xxxiii 81-82 .

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(a) heel, foot; hoof (in some exx. could equally be transl. kick, cf. follg. sections): sal nó lue gl. calx (`heel or kick'), Sg. 50a20 . tēora gāire mallacht for cech ferscāl nomuirbfeth mnái a deis nā clí ná lū nā tengaid, Cáin Ad. 23 . lúth mo da l.¤ (glossed mo choiss) `the vigour of my heels', Ériu i 72 § 1. In B. na f. dha lua is lethreann diobh go losg `two feet and one of them lame', ZCP iii 378. 12 = dā lú, v 484.1 . focheird úir da luib taris hooves, LL 8852 ( TBC-LL¹ 1491 ) (of the `Dond Cualnge'). Perh. also in follg.: ó mir nó ó dúrnn nó o l.¤ (lau, BDD2) `with a bite(?) or a blow or a kick', BDD 94. col-lūib ┐ co ndornaib `with kicks and blows of his fists', Ériu ii 24.12 . cin coisi . . . .i. in lua, Laws i 240.16 Comm .

(b) With verbs of striking etc. spurns (in lit. sense), kicks: dobert a luie frisin comlai colluid a chos trethe, MU² 959. atnaig a l.¤ frisin muine luachrái `he gives his kick to the rush-brake', Fél. 180.24 . doratas mo lua fris `I gave my kick to it', 27 . atacomcussa com láu/condarrala i mbrosnacha, LU 9388 . ata-biu com luu I will slay her with my kick, ZCP iii 216.5 (= LU 9699 , LL 277a42 ). dobered lua do `he would give him a kick', TTebe 259 .

(c) In phr. l.¤ fri: lue fri lūag (luige re lōg, v.l.) one who tramples on (spurns) his wages(?), Bruchst. i 29 § 64 . lua [fri] brot, Aen. 751 , cf. ba lua fri borb ┐ ba beim cind fri hall kicking against a goad, LL 225b38 ( TTr. 629 ).

(d) blow with the heel, kick : tuc C. lua da choiss friasi, LL 7491 . rabretha trénlua tarpech da choiss úad, 9847 ( TBC-LL¹ 2776 ). is dúaig in lua . . . sin, 11206 ( TBC-LL¹ 4411 ). a bedg, no redg, no lua `a start, or a fit, or a kick', Laws iii 180.17 Comm .

See 6 lúa.

mathṡluag

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Forms: mathṡluagh

n o, m., mathṡluagh `a crowd, a congregation; a rabble ', Dinneen . In follg. ex. used for cavalry: a m.¤ ┐ a shluagh coisi , Rel. Celt. ii 184.36 , cf. 190.41 , 194.33 . Acc. to Manners and Customs i p. ccliii , a meeting of householders convened for purpose of deliberation, see mithal.

1 mér

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Forms: mér, meraib, meóir, meór, méra, mér

n o, m., n d. in da mér , Thes. ii 249.11 (Sg. Incant.). d p. meraib, 245.37 (Cambr. Hom). mér o, m., IGT Dec. § 61 , g s. meóir, d s. meór, n a p. na méra (but: trí méra is meóir énlámha, ex. 1472 ), g p. mér.

A digit, finger ; m.¤ coise a toe. mer laime, gl. digitus, Ir. Gl. 465. mer coisi , gl. articulus, 466 . na mera, gl. digitos, Gild. Lor. 167. dona .x. meraib, ib. 169 . remithir dóit láma neich aile cach mér día méraib, FB 91. ar barr gach meoir da meraibh, CF 213. cona méur (= digito), Lat. Lives 29. domrimart . . . co n-óenmeór isin richis, LU 9453. in gai ro bai for a meor, Aen. 2131. secht meóir cechtar a dá choss. secht meóir cechtar a dá lám, LU 6550 = TBC-I¹ 2034 , TBC-LL¹ 2723. ro in[ṡ]orchaigset a chúic meúir in mag, Trip. 126.11 = a chuicc mer, Lat. Lives 17. a tri mēir in Dūileamain . . . atāt ōs mo mullach, ZCP xiii 179.12 . is bec naro chomraicset mera a choss (of two opposing hosts), TFerbe 329 . cumad mera na cos amuil mera na lam, Laws iii 350.14 . forácaib folliucht a mer forsan ailig, PH 6353. ata slícht a meor indti, BCC § 122. Used as measure: tri duirnn ┐ da mer a fada, RC xviii 32.30 , cf. AFM ii 996.10 . tri meir a tiget, Laws ii 238.16 . cia tiget na saille? Tri meoir, LB 260b19 . Cf. O'Dav. 807. gurab écen m.¤ dot mūnad ind-airecd may a finger be needed to point thee out in the assembly (= mayst thou be an object of scorn), Fél. 96.15 (cf. Lat. monstrare digito). gurab eiccin meur fair . . . inn aireacht dia mūnadh, BNnÉ 305 § 19. múinidh sé le n-a mhéuruibh (of a graceless person), Proverbs vi 13. cuir do mher id bheul, Luc. Fid. 388.3 (a sign of discomfiture, cf. colloquial Eng. `put your finger in your eye'). Specifically of the thumb : gabais iarom a mér ina bēolu, RC xxv 344 § 1 (cf. dobert Finn a hordain ina bēolo, RC xxv 348 § 4 ). meilid smit ind aue iter a dā mer, Corm. Y § 149 .

ingen ar méraib `the nail on the fingers', legal term denoting the lowest division of `fine' or family-group , Laws iv 282.19 ; 286.1 . ranntair óthá athair . . . for cúlo ┐ frithrusc a frithisi coruici ingen-ar-méraibh, Ériu i 215.17 . co hua ┐ iarmu . . . co ingin ar meraib, vii 166.14 .

Compds. With adj. follg., with — fingers, — fingered: ¤chrom(m) crooked-fingered ; as sobriquet: Eogan Mérchrom a quo Cenél Mérchroim, ZCP viii 328.31 , cf. LL 347c44 . ¤ḟota long-fingered (-toed): cuilen merfota, IT iii 72 § 29. ¤gel: on mnaoi mérghil, ZCP viii 109 § 8. ¤ṡeng slender-fingered , freq. epithet of noble persons: Mercuur merseng, BB 412a14 . in méirṡeang mín, ZCP viii 229.14 . ingen Máine mérṡeing, Metr. Dinds. iv 4. don mhnai mhéirshing, SG 68.41 . días méirseng, Ériu ii 164.7 .

In Mod.Ir. such compds. are occas. formed with meór-, meóir-: meoradhbhaill, Ó Bruad. iii 48 § 10 v.l. meoirliosta ` hand-sluggish ', 92.7 .

1 ordu

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n n, f. a thumb or great toe : orddu lámae, gl. pollex, Sg. 68b13 . ordu na coisi amhuil órdu na laime, Laws iii 350.16 . co ruige deil n-ordan (.i. co bun i ndeiligenn in ordu risin traigid), iv 112.14 , 114.2 , cf. O'Dav. 715. ordnasc óir im ordain cach ae, BDD 119. ordu Thomais . . . i toeb Críst, LB 177 m. sup. naiscc for ordan [leg. ordain?] mo lamha, ZCP xii 391.5 = ordain, Reeves Ad. 272.13 (Brussels MS.); for story see Fél. 156.31 fg. and BCC § 276 , in both of which a little finger (ludacán) is substituted for the thumb; in § 15 of the poem for: mh'ordan lát ordan it chill, ZCP xii 391 (i.e. our cults shall be jointly celebrated in thy church), the Brussels MS. (Reeves 272 y) reads: m'ordan lam' ordain my cult as well as my thumb (shall be preserved). tuc a ordain fó a dét, Acall. 203. a du. co ro etarsccarsat lēighe a dí ordain fris cut off his great toes, Hugh Roe 24.15 (f. 7 a) , cf. AFM vi 1926.21 . Later supplanted by ordóg. See also 3 ord(d).

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