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airchonn

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n o (conn) person of rank or standing(?), responsible person(?), sensible person(?) (in some contexts of persons capable of giving evidence): it cetheora eirca do cuisin di seota cach urcuind, Laws i 258.26 .i. gach uasal codhnaidh, 272.27 Comm. leth cumal ar cach nurconn, iv 346.21 Comm. corus fiadnaise cid ara nepar fiada? ar indi is fiada ar ni derntar fiada acht di aurchond cuibhsech, O'Curry 61 ( H 3.18, p. 22b ). ni bi fiada na bi urconn innruic, O'D. 531 ( H 3.17, p. 431 ). cocrathar urchonn urthach .i. ciallrunathar uasal testugh ona codhnacha lithar ann, O'Curry 1770 (RIA 23 Q 6, p. 37a). foras nach cor . . . donither fia fiadnaib innracaib acht rop urconn in forais inti doní, O'Curry 375 ( H 3.18, p. 208 ). ?Adj. mad la arrad nurrchonn fo fich, Laws ii 190.1 .

aithbéimm

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n (béimm) n. Later m. second stroke, return stroke: no teilg[ed] . . . a chammán arís d'athbéim, TBC-LL¹ 891 . dobert béim do G. . . . ┐ dobert athbéim ina médi, RC xiv 410.5 . tug béim do . . . ┐ dorad an t-aithbém dhó, ITS v 96.12 . in athbéim for bru Chlochair the second sound on the edge of C. (of a bugle), Metr. Dinds. iv 148.20 .

(b) recapitulation: aithbeim forsin dib ciallaib fil isind emulari lesom inso `he has here a recapitulation of the two meanings that are in emulari', Ml. 56b37 . a.¤ forais id. (cf. béimm forais s.v. forus): uinum aithbeim forais lesom anisiu fora uini meri remierbart, 94c13 .

anfaitches

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n (faitches) carelessness, inadvertence, lack of caution: anfót .i. anfaitchius, Fél.² cxiv § 30 (3) . anfot .i. . . . in tanfoitcius, Laws ii 2.17 Comm. is ed agurthar fuirre [i]nt anfoit lethfiach ┐ indethbir torbai ┐ anfaitces leth[fia]ch, Cóic Con. 18 § 10 (a.¤ may originally have merely been a gloss on anfoit, p. 71). ar imbed na n-anfaithches `for the multitude of the negligences', RC xx 54.14 (ACC). di fuachtain nó do anfaitchius `of injury or incaution', 278.1 (ib.). Ceall-dara do loscadh tria a.¤ drochmna, AU i 564.3 . i nguasachtaib tria anfhaitchius `though carelessness', PH 4859 . In more general sense: nachustarla anfaitchess `may calamity never come upon them', BColm. 50.21 .

In Laws frequ. in contexts referring to persons not responsible for their actions (insane persons, minors, etc.): fal anfaitceis, v 508.19 .i. in ime doni in ti ac na bi faitechus ceille co comlan, 21 Comm. ni abbail iriu anfuidces (.i. mac bec) . . . cia do beth anfaitces ceille fair, O'Curry 430 (H 3.18, 233b); 1745 ( 23 Q 6, 32 ). anfaidces .i. ceille in duine mir, no mac bac (sic), 433 ( ib. 234b ). atait a tri fors na laigh aititiu . . . .i. baes (.i. in mic bic) ┐ anfis (.i. in codnaig) ┐ a.¤ .i. fer echtar fine, 440 (ib. 237a ); cf. trí fors ná tuit aititiu 'na ré: bás, anfis, a.¤ , Triads 162 . ni tuit aititiu for . . . anfis na hanfaitcheas .i. ceille in duine mir no in ti oca mbi anfaitceas ceille, in fear leathcuinn, O'Curry 1902 ( 23 P 3, 23 (21)b ). is [s]aor cia ro astaithe cor socuinn cen a.¤ .i. in cunnradh doní in degh codnach cen a.¤ ceille air, 2398 ( Eg. 88, 31(32)b ). is ogh slán don ecmacht ainfis anfaitcis acht luighi nama, 2642 ( Eg. 88, f. 55ab ). anfaitces .i. ni caomnagair gin a marbadh .i. in fer ro marb tathair no do brathair ┐ is borblachus gin uiriasacht, no is anbothachus ceilli fodera dosam sin, 2646 (ib.). egmacht, ainfis, ainfaitces ni forbrad dire tar faoth forais , Laws iv 228.12 .

1 apad

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o, n. Vn. of ad-boind. act of proclaiming, giving notice . In Laws used of the period of notice given before the process of athgabál is begun: [d]o airlither anta for athgabala ┐ da napa[d] do cuisin do cach athgabail . . . a.¤ cuicthe do fechemuin ┐ a.¤ dechmaide do feine, Laws i 262.20 . cintach cach fine iar n-elodh iar n-apa iar n-urfogra, 264.14 . robui in athgabail cen anad cen apadh cen dithim, 80.7 Comm. nocha ninnruighi é . . . a gabail athgabala . . . muna roibe fath is deach aice in gach sofis anta ┐ apuid, ii 88.16 Comm. a.¤ naile o mhnaoi ┐ tesus is tir a foircend na haoile ┐ anadh se la notice of two days is given by a woman and she goes into the land at the end of two days, iv 22.16 Comm. abad teora dechmadh do tabairt iman ferann; abad cach lae do tabairt ime re re na cétdechmaidhe, 2.18 Comm. muna fuil forus aice etir, nocha nfuil re do acht apud raite air i.e. if he has no land of his own he is given the notice of common land, ii 90.9 Comm. iar naimsir apaid . . . uair inann a.¤ ┐ urḟoccra sunn, O'Curry 1444 (H 3.18, 645a). cin a.¤ .i. focedoir; cin forfogra .i. iardain, 2245 ( Eg. 88, 18(19)a ). a.¤forais , Cáin Ad. 39 . ? Matudán miad / a.¤ mál ial (a.¤ adbal ial v.l.) / cotgaib cach riad / roimdidi, IT iii 57 § 109 . Note also: adhbo .i. abach .i. earfhuagra, O'Cl.

See also dían-apad.

árus

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Forms: airusa, airise

n o, n. n p. airusa (arusa, airsea, airse, v.ll), Corm. Bodl. 16 . airise, Trip.² 2943 . Later m., IGT Decl. § 11 . abode, dwelling, residence: issed ārus indsin irraba Glass, Corm. Y 883 ( Anecd. iv 75.17 ). is cāich a hūair a n-āros so, ZCP viii 312.4 . cor 'gab side iarsin á.¤ a n-iarthur Con[n]acht, RC xvii 391.16 (Tig.). dál ro dálus . . . isind arus huas Druim [Lias], LU 448 (ACC). ni caraim in uisci n-duabais / imteit seoch toebh m'arais, AU i 352.2 . nocon ḟúair inad árais naco toracht co Ross ṁBruicc, RC xiii 98 § 126 . ni scer rissin n-árus-[s]a, ib. á.¤ ba dún ba daṅgen, LL 21421 . cádus don aes graid / a nn-á.¤ dod réir, 18889 . budh mesaiti cádhas cáich / gan áras isin ríghráith, SG 70.32 . faonligach ag na bi arus, Laws i 284.32 Comm. á.¤ righ Nin . . . in cathair sin, CCath. 21 . ní ḟil 'na bethaid i fuss / ech diar n-echaib 'nar n-áruss, Metr. Dinds. iii 454.2 . iasocht áruis nimhe, DDána 69.5 . budh lór d'á.¤ eaglaise church building, 65.15 . Fig. a hárusaibh na hanma, TSh. 7050 . Ros Inbhir, áras oinigh, BNnÉ 284 § 271 .

Extended applications: Aeneas . . . rochodail sen co saim i n-arus a luinge cabin , Aen. 877 . an tor do dhéanamh chomh ard soin nach roichfeadh an dílinn go na hárusaibh úachtaracha `upper stories', Keat. ii 30 . go tíosdais ba . . . dá n-árasaibh cattle-byres, RC xiv 30 § 12 . In sense of cattle-pound used in Laws as gloss on forus: i forus .i. i n-arus urdalta, Laws i 212.16 Comm. fri forus techtae .i. in n-arus co dlighthech, 270.31 Comm. cru co nindi forais no cru co ninde arais, 104.29 Comm. athgabail cerc togthar a narais mad i thig, ii 118.13 `let their feeding-vessel (`árus' v.l.) be removed if they are kept inside', Binchy MS notes; 'coop (?)' Celtica x 79 § 3 .

Compds.: ¤-net: dealbad áruisnid, O'Gr. Cat. 461.8 . ¤-tech: d'éis fhillti dá árostaig, 14 . Cf. dúnárus.

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.

buille

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Forms: builne, buillid, -e, -eda, -e, -ed

n earlier builne , f. See GOI § 153. d s. d'aon buillid , Fen. 196.1 . b.¤ m. and f., n p. -e, -eda, g p. -e, -ed, IGT Decl. § 1. blow, stroke: inna builnni .i. bémen dígle (ref. to plagís, 17c25 ) ` stripes ', Wb. 17d2 . honaib buillib gl. colophis, Tur. 92. gl. alaphis, 93 . ? buile graece bole (βολή, ed.) iaculum airchor, O'Mulc. 172. cet moailli (read mbuilli, ed.) fort laim primitus dé abaind `a hundred blows on thy hand . . . with a scourge', Mon. Tall. 142.10 . do-bert .ix. mbuilli dond inbiur iaraind ar dorusss mB. ┐ do-thuit nónbur cacha builli, BDD² 1452 , 1454 . ro buail builli miledh air, Stair Erc. 604. ní rocht nech díb bir nó bulle nó béim . . . furri `a blow' (playing a ball), TBC-LL² 772 . do-rat cách díb builli dar sróin a chēili, Sc.M² 6. roddet . . . / . . . builli dar Indiúin, Ériu viii 69.4 . do-beir bulli in (leg. imm ?) cend na mná, LU 4357. dobert . . . buli forna heochu 'mon carraic `drove the horses against, etc.', Ériu ii 6 § 9. ic tabairt bulli da choiss issin comlai giving a kick to, MU² 880. co tuc bulli aniarmartach . . . hi mullach chind a brathar do'n con-shlaitt, PH 855. iar ttabairt b.¤ do ghae dhi, BNnÉ 62 § 87 . tug builli ara slabrad jerked the chain, Mer. Uil.² 271. builledha marbta `felling strokes', CCath. 6087. do bh.¤ `with a single blow', Magauran 3927 . an bh.¤ ga mbí a ngábhadh / do-ní uirre iomnághadh gives protection against the blow which threatens him (?), IGT Decl. ex. 10. tennbh.¤ cert casúir, ex. 913 . tug iasg don bh.¤ sin lais `with that cast', ITS xlviii 30.21 . Fig. mh'arthrach . . . / b.¤ ar a sdiuir a chneadh cígh `a force to turn its helm' (sc. Christ's wound), Aithd. D. 84.3 . don Banba is bed 'sas b.¤ (a death), BB 58a41 . b.¤ báis, TSh. 7819. b.¤ = ictus, Rosa Angl. 198.7 , 15. ar son in b.¤ dobeir `the shock' (of cold water), 156.22 .

Other applications. stroke, chime of bell, clock; blast of trumpet, etc.: a cinn cúig mbuilli don clog `at five o'clock', Stair Erc. 2093. dorad builli foran adhairc `gave a blast on the trumpet', 173 . dart, glint?; glance of sunray, eye(s): co n-ecmoing builliu (builli, v.l.) i n-a béolu di gaí gréine, Airne F. 83. dā tāirsedh ēn-b. dā shūil de if he got one look at him, ML² 369. dā fhaicdís aen-buille dá súil de (of torments of hell), RC xxiv 381.27 . builli dom shūil dī `a glimpse of her', ZCP vi 26.32 . buille saebh forsna sūile (sign of old age), 268.10 . b.¤ a habhra, DDána 49.11 .

In phrr. conid b.¤ forais sin do gres iar mbreith Dauid, LB 129b28 = béim forais , forus. do bh.¤ sguir finishing stroke, DDána 40.29 . mo bhuille sguir as ē so | dhíbhse a ndeireadh mo thērmo 'this is my word of parting from you at the end of my term'​, Ériu lxiii 60 § 42​​ (of advice given in a poem). conāro fāgad an cloidem an fuigill b.¤ every stroke the sword delivered was a fatal one, Grail 3201 . fuigheall b.¤ an anaim . . . i nIofrann further torment, DDána 6.27 . is b.¤ air aghaidh é `it is so much done' (a step forward), Donlevy vi 19.

céim

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Forms: cheimim, cém

(-mm) n, n. vn. of 1 cingid. See GOI §§ 152 , 328 , 453 , 756 , and GOI Translators' Note p. 683 . m. and f., IGT Decl. § 45 . n s. cheimim, Hugh Roe² 20.22 . cém, RSClára 87a etc.

I

(a) act of stepping towards, approaching; resorting to (with various prepp.): ar do chéimm ar croich `for the sake of Thy going upon the cross', Ériu vi 113 § 5 . la c.¤ do míasaib maithib `when there is stepping to good tables', iii 102 § 30 . nir' fhetsat ceim fora n-agaid dia n-echuib, Marco P. 113 . ceim do churadaib Connacht, MR 250.20 . ceim fri haimles n-egalsa, Ériu ii 228.15 . ceim i cleith, LU 4009 ( SCC 45 . ) cen ch.¤ dó 'na comlepaid unless he should come to share her bed, Ériu iv 104.2 . cēim iar sētaib soscēla, ii 56 § 11 . ar gc.¤-ne ón talmhain thuaidheamhain, DDána 70.9 . With gen.: c.¤ an chroinn the step towards the cross, Dán Dé xxix 20 .

(b) With cingid: ciṅg ceim co lan tocud etc., Corp. Gen. 80.2 . nocho chingfind ceim dar cert, LL 18668 . rochind seig a cheim co hegandais, TTebe 1088 .

(c) step, pace, stride : inna ceimmen gl. gresús, Ml. 22a7 . céimmim gl. extento gradu, 41d7 . ch.¤ cruth cheill congraimmim in gait, etc., LU 8323 ( FB 24 ). c.¤ tar ais, Dán Dé xxviii 26 . c.¤ ar ch.¤ `step by step', Rel. Celt. ii 190.10 . c.¤ baccaighe limp, TSh. 3344 . dhírighios a chéime = (the Lord) directeth his steps, Proverbs xvi 9 .

(d) With verbs other than cingid: ascnam c.¤ for caland `let us strive to step', Fél. Dec. 31 (cf. Gorm.). ná beram c.¤ secha sain, LL 3308 . c.¤ chríoch n-imdherg nis dring, Ériu xiii 20.1 . dréisi c.¤ cech óin laithi `advance thou a step every day', i 200 § 24 . caín feid a rosc rocheim inna chend síar, LU 8342 ( FB 24 ). nach rach c.¤ don chiort `depart one step', PBocht 9.25 .

(e) As measure of length: da ceimend sechtmogat in airdi in tuir, Auraic. 1245 . .u. ced deg ceim curadh `fifteen hundred warrior's paces', Stair Erc. 774 . Cf. da traigid gu leith se in ceim inraic `the full pace', Ériu xvii 70 § 10 gl. 5 . See míle.

(f) degree (astron., etc.): sa 4 ceim in quarto gradu (of heat), ZCP xviii 264.16 . sgáile na ccéimionn `degrees' (of a sun-dial), Isaiah xxxviii 8 .

(g) stage in a process : na céimenda as i ndéntar in t-adaltras .i. silled ┐ comrád etc., PH 7807 . i gcéimeannaibh an chreidimh, Dán Dé vi 31 . an dechmadh c.¤ ó Cholla (in pedigree), BNnÉ 281.28 . in trat tic cum in ceime deiginigh don eitici, Rosa Angl. 76.2 . an dara c.¤ . . . an treas c.¤ stage (of the death of the body), TSh. 1240 ff.

(h) dignity, rank, degree : hí ceím gl. in gradum dignitatis, Ml. 19a3 . ina ceim ┐ ina cadus fein, BB 238a14 . cech ceim cádhusach, CCath. 1507 . i gc.¤ `in high esteem', Content. xvi 95 . na tigernuidhi doreir a ceimenn, Maund. 148 . nech lugha ceim nā rí `of lower rank than', ZCP vi 101.27 . ? daerfuidir do saeradh taris ceim bas etar leis, Laws v 450.21 Comm. lucht céimenn `dignitaries', Hugh Roe² 158.22 . da gach aon . . . do réir a chéime, Keat. ii 2072 . iar na togha is na ceimionnaibh remraite `to those dignities', AFM iii 364.4 .

(i) amount, degree, extent : a ngach aoinch.¤ `in every particular', O'Hara 546 . a n-aein ch.¤ `in any degree', Miscell. Celt. Soc. 374.6 . san ch.¤ a ttugas . . . grádh dhó, Desid. 5971 .

(j) procedure, proper course : cēim n-erlatad ar Dīa, ZCP iii 449.12 . cēim fāthach `walking with knowledge', Ériu ii 64 § 6 . dom chor ó ch.¤ from the proper course, DDána 38.22 . ní c.¤ é eidir óghaibh, Ir. Syll. Poetry 34 § 5 . c.¤ eoil don aineolach, Dán Dé xxviii 45 . do chríochnaigh C. a c.¤ flatha `his royal progress', ML 88.32 . c.¤ caithme `an expensive process', BNnÉ 282.7 . ceim conalbais, Lism. L. 3069 .

(k) In later lang. freq. in vague sense of task, exploit, undertaking, feat, deed : do c[h]onāch id chémanduib, ML² 1654 . c.¤ anshógha, DDána 99.7 . c.¤ d'éirghe aigeanta enough to make the heart rise, 66.3 . brígh 'na ccéimiondaibh ní chuir `he sets no store by their doings', Studies 1919, 258 § 18 . do bhéireadh béim ann gach c.¤ cruaidh, Oss. vi 74.12 . c.¤ macaimh Muimnigh `part', MR 302.7 . c.¤ cruaidh, Desid. 897 . Perh. also in: Bethach fo chéimim chlothalt / marb in h-Erind ar clitecht, LL 769 (see Leb. Gab.(i) 114.9 ).

(l) Freq. in chevilles: ceim forais , SR 4391 (cf. béim f.). c.¤ ngle, LU 2831 . c.¤ gan gainne, LL 7074 . gárbh fhearr c.¤ `what prize could be greater?', Studies 1920, 98 § 6 .

(m) generation : go nuige an mīle céim, Carswell² 48.1651 = gus an mhíle genealach, Adtimchiol 155b3 . go nuige an treas nō an ceathramhadh cém nō glún gheinealaidh, Carswell² 98.3437 .

(n) Miscellaneous uses: ? sluag Herend cona fairind / lotar ba cemmend cumaiṅg, LL 746 . re trichait ṁblīadna i Maig Mell / re cōicait cīalla cēmend, Fianaig. 50.13 . ? reim dano ceim a airbert (quatrain follows), Auraic. 800 = cém, 3590 = ceim, 3617 . iar ceimennaibh `in course', Laws iii 344.19 Comm. `in turn', iv 260.y Comm. ar ndola dá cruth i gcéimibh (: éirigh) `her body swelling', PBocht 18.31 . See TD 10.22 n. p. 237 . i gc.¤ properly composed (?) (a poem), Ó Bruad. iii 194.x .

II In concrete applications

(a) step, rung : trisna cemmen i n-andais . . . a ch.¤ són i ngaibthe cech salm `the step in which each psalm used to be sung', Ml. 133b4 -5. [cé]mmen templi gl. gradus, Thes. i 498.8 (Ardm.). ceimenna arda high steps, LB 151b3 . seacht gcéimeanna ann (of a ladder, Fig.), Aithd. D. 62.20 . céimeanna an chaisléin, Dán Dé xxviii 15 . ? ceim .i. conair, ut est ceim sech na dichestar dilsi sech andoit n-eclaise, O'Dav. 549 . Also stile, threshold etc.: iter claid . . . ┐ tenlach ┐ cēim `fire-place and (door-)step', Cáin Ad. 41 . tarsa ceim isind faichti `over the stile into the field', Mon. Tall. 130.8 . for c.¤ na reilgge, Irish Texts i 35.14 . airde cech ceim (v.l.) [ar]aile (of building), MacCarthy 40.24 .

(b) pass : Slīab C. na cēmenn crūaid `of the difficult passes', Ériu ii 50 § 5 . set conaire no ceime `footpath', Laws v 152.x Comm. inis na gcéimeann, Measgra D. 55.2 . essruis . . . co ceimeannaibh cumgae, Stair Erc. 234 .

Compds. With adjj.: réim . . . ceim-dhíochra with eager step, ML 84.15 . a[g] cuibrech an curadh crodha ceimdighaind, ZCP vi 285.28 . dochuaidh ina coinne co ceimdirech `went straight to meet him', 45.13 . céimleasg i gcath `cool in conflict', TD 26.25 . go cobhsaidh céimrighin, AFM vi 2128.16 .

1 cobach

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Forms: cabach

n (com + fíach, Bürgschaft 13 ). Also cabach. See also comḟíach.

(a) tribute : mat coir cobaig, inti bes coir dib, cid aonfer, ni raga fair s̄ aithgin namma; inti im̄ dian taobaither (?) asrairi boin ┐ aithgin ┐ log enech in fir roicc in boin fri rig, CIH iii 888.38 , cf. 888.36 . cobhach .i. cíos, O'Cl. tánic in rechtaire rán / . . . / do chungid chobaig, Metr. Dinds. iii 162.7 . cóeca dabach daith / do chabach, KMMisc. 272.15 . a cain ┐ a c.¤ , LU 377 (ACC). a cāin ┐ a c.¤, a cīs ┐ a mbēs, Corp. Gen. 93.30 . cen cháin ┐ cen ch.¤ ríg na rechtaire, LL 37083 . a cis ┐ a c.¤ , Lism. L. 313.33 .

(b) Legal also as nomen agentis: ma as-loa c.¤ (.i. feichem) `Kontrahent', Bürgschaft 13 § 44 . fiac[h] fir bíí eter da cobhach beoa, 15 § 51 (b) . fuircim si c.¤ lat sa armo chind i maighin an forais , 13 § 44 (cf. Ériu xvi 78 ). See 1, 2 cobthach.

colba

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n io

(a) In freq. use of part of the structure or equipment of a house, but precise application not always clear. In some contexts appar. platform, dais along inside walls; seat, bench; in late texts, outer edge of bed: c.¤ .i. coel-fí .i. cōel-fithe, Corm. Y 286 . farr .i. c.¤ leptha, ut est faebar tar farr .i. faobar na sgene no na tuaighe tar farr in c.¤ , O'Dav. 1009 (`bedpost'). c.¤ do lepthaib cróda, LU 3686 ( SCC 33 ). a c.¤ ┐ a n-urscair, Laws i 166.8 Comm. (`its benches and furniture'). ainm cuile no scrine bis iar cul colbu, O'Curry 790 ( H 3.18, 368b ). do chuirset na cruite i cernnadaib na colbad, Acall. 7194 . lotar . . . dochum a mban ┐ deisitar for c.¤ in tigi, ACL iii 224.30 . dorad coicer ar mo cholbae, Anecd. i 48 § 14 . suidhis Cond ar colbha na bruidhne ┐ fuair a frithalamh ┐ a ḟósaig, Ériu iii 156 § 10 (`bedside'). is for c.¤ a thaigi fein ro sirfead coir fair, Cog. 146.5 . dorug si Bibus le da leigus ┐ docuir na suidhi ar colba a himduigi he, ZCP vi 282.2 (`seated him by the post of her bed'). for uaitne cerna in cholbai, LL 38973 . inniset ar colbo Ailig / in dáil imma tíagatsom, 38445 ( SG 373 . x.). ar cholbha tigh[e] an n-athar, RC xiv 28 § 7 . roṡuid ar in c.¤ , ZCP v 500.10 . do s[h]liss fri c.¤ findgel ferna, MacCongl. 97.1 (`rail of alder'). a cath- bairr ar a colbadhuib ┐ ētrom a n-arm ar a n-aidhlennuib ┐ lāmh-arm gacha laích ina lebaid, ML² 1075 . ro coirgedh íett na suidhe ar in gcolbha ngloinídhe (of a fairy dwelling), Duan. F. i 42 § 63 . tar colbha na tuilgi `over the bed-rail', BS 62.10 . c.¤ ciúil dais for musicians(?), Acall. 5058 . 5527 . 5667 . colbha na slógh sleagh 's leanna, DDána 113.27 (`their couch(?) a spear and tunics', Ir. Monthly 1924, 588 ). ? ri roruadh ruamna gormga / im colbha soludh Sadhbha, BB 298a6 .

(b) Fig. support : an cólbha foráis ┐ an inneóin oirechúis (of Patrick), Acall. 64 v.l. (cf. inneóin ḟorais , fo-ruimi, -fuirmi ff.). rig feallus for a einech .i. . . . for a comuirce no for a c.¤ , Laws v 174.5 Comm. (`protection', Plummer MS. notes). (Cf. corop é in fer bas chommairge dóib co rrosset colbo C., LL 8553 ). fell for c.¤ (sic leg.) (`auf (dem eigenen) Lager'), ZCP xv 342 § 33 Comm. (With three preceding exx. cf. lepaid I). tréan ar colbha Crist ron ain, AFM i 508.6 . Cf. ar colbha chloinne Mórna `on the side of', Duan. F. ii lxviii 30 .

(c) In various applications. Of land, bank, ridge, border, brink(?): cor' tṡuidhetar ar corraib ┐ ar colbadaib in tṡída (of birds), Acall. 7209 . iar colbaibh Cualand ridges, low hills (?), BB 36b21 . cuain ghorma . . . 'na gcolbha dfearann Uilliam `boundaries', Ériu v 64.184 . an corp ar [chalbha] na huaighe brink, DDána 36.6 . ar colbha na críche, Aithd. D. 28.22 . um cholbha cuain `along the beach', O'Hara 2415 . tar colbha an champa amach, AFM vi 2030.17 . cholbha na sreab, Rel. Celt. ii 226.36 . Cf. nochtach. nemda, LL 1289 . Of water: conerracht in muir . . . ina immairib . . . ┐ ina colbaib gorma, LL 31012 ( TTr. 194 ). tar colbaduib corracha na cnoc-bōchna, ML² 688 . Of hail : colbadha cladharda . . . cloichshnechta, Hugh Roe² 22.26 . Of hair: ar t cholbhudh (leg. ar cholbhaibh, ed.) do chiabh ffáinneach, O'Hara 3192 . dreagain 'na cholbha on its edge(?) (of a cup), Aithd. D. 9.8 . dlúthmhong cheart 'na dá colbha (of eyelids), DDána 99.32 . is an gcolbha reann `against the spears' array', Aithd. D. 5.8 .

(d) pillar, post (cf. columa): na tuirida ┐ na colbada ┐ uaitneda in rigtige, BB 443a42 . ro chumrigh a ḟolt dona cholbaib ┐ dona tuireadhaib, Ériu ii 24 § 6 . do chum an cholbha chloiche, Smaointe B. Chr. 3599 . By extension staff, sceptre, mace : cethror marcach . . . go gcolbhaip commōra airgit, Fl. Earls 254.31 . an rīoghcholbha do cuiredh ina lāimh (of the Passion), Parrth. Anma 5584 . 's dual colbha ag saoi na seanmo (sic) the sceptre belongs of right to the master of melody(?), Hackett xlvi 40 . colbha = sceptre, Psalms xlv 6 .

(e) shafted weapon : frasa . . . do shaighdibh . . . ┐ do cholpadhaibh cruaidhe . . . a ccrom-stuagh . . . na mbogha `bolts', CRR 84.20 . dob fhearr reimhe a cur 'na colbha, / teine ag dul ón omna ann (of a spear), LBranach 3703 .

Cf. 1 colb.

In nn. loc. a Colbu, a Cnodbu, a Cuillind, Ériu iv 148.z . See also Hog. Onom.

See lethcholbe, sub leth ff.

coscar

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Forms: cosgar

n o, m. (cf. con-scara). cosgar, m., IGT Decl. § 17 (71.16) . victory, triumph; occas. in more general sense of slaughter , etc.: coscur .i. gu-scor, O'Mulc. 245 . in coscur ettæ gl. uictoria . . . adquessita, Ml. 43b8 . écmailte inchoscair (chostair, MS.) gl. qui uictoria insolenter, etc., 33c13 . banert (sic) fadesin immefolnged choscur doib, gl. uictoriam præsumebant, 95a5 . it fáilti iar coscur, Fél. Prol. 64 . rob do búaid ┐ choscor, LU 5084 (TBC). Conall ar choscor rich in victories as a C., CRR 27 . iss ed . . . ro thairmisc iat de choscur in chatha, LL 14411 . cosgcur remi dogrés he was always victorious, BColm. 88.9 . a hatli coscair, ┐ comaidmi, Cog. 78.9 . mo ch.¤-sa `my defeat', TTebe 4790 . cloídheamh ré cosgar na bpeacach, Párl. na mB. 3363 . coroin coscuir crown of victory, TTebe 2425 . ilach coscair ┐ comaidmi, Cog. 198.4 . gáir chosghair, ML 142.5 .

V. freq. with beirid, cuirid (and prepp.) is victorious, defeats : co rucur būaidh is coscur, Ériu iii 31 § 24 . co ruccar cosccar don bith, xix 13 § 3 . iar mbreith coscair for demon, BNnÉ 328 § 55 . iar mbreith buaidh ┐ cosgair o (sic leg.) Dhiabul, RC xxviii 316 § 27 . cia ro chuir in coscur, TBC-LL² 600 . in coscur-so do chur am foraīs ` havoc ', ZCP vi 72.37 . cosgur gacha sealga do chur, Fianaig. 52.14 . fer cora choscair dá chulcc, IGT Decl. ex. 729 ( Bard. Synt. Tr. 188.20 ). cur a chosgair his slaughter, Dán Dé viii 18 .

Concr. spoil(s), trophy(-ies): do-cumlat . . . cona coscor, TBC-I¹ 671 . troich imda ┐ mórchoscuir, LL 13896 . cen choscru cen chernu, ZCP xi 86 § 46 . ar ccosgur d'á eglais, ┐ ar n-iondmhnus (sic), TFrag. 122.1 . co n-imad cend ┐ c.¤ ┐ colann inotharlige chró, LB 129b42 .

Compd. With adj.: ima chorp . . . curata cosgurchalma, Ériu v 174.199 .

Cf. coscrad.

1 cró

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Forms: chrao, crai, cr, crui, cruu, cruib, crú, craoithe, chraí, craí(the

n o m. n s. croa, ZCP ix 453.9 . a s. chrao, Ériu i 214.4 . g s. crai, Laws iii 494.11 Comm. d s. cr, Corm. Y 306 . n p. crui, Laws iv 20.5 . a p. cruu (guaranteed by metre), ZCP iii 216.4 . d p. cruib, Stud. in E. Ir. Law 36.12 . Later also with n s. crú. Cf. n p. craoithe, Leb. Gab.(i) 32 n. 3 . c.¤ (an eich) m., g s. an chraí , n p. craí(the, IGT Decl. § 87 . c.¤ (an eich), c.¤ (ón chroaigheacht), c.¤ (cáolaigh), inann ghabhaid, Cró (Cuinn) mar sin acht gan illradh aige, ib. acht craí lána do láoghaibh (proscribed), ex. 1627 .

A term of very wide application, the basic meaning being enclosure, enclosed space, fold, pen, etc. crābed .i. . . . crau imme ar Dia, O'Mulc. 208 . cro gl. [haec casula], Ir. Gl. 122 . cro cumung, Metr. Gl. 20 . cro .i. cumang, Lec. Gl. 551 . M 345 . cruimt[h]er .i. crō-imbi-ter .i. crō og a māinib ┐ crō ima imrād ┐ crō ima brēt[h]ir ┐ ima gnīm, Corm. Y 396 .

I

(a) Of animals sty, stall, pen, fold : airleng for cro na muice, O'D. 1701 (H 2.12, 8.2). c.¤ roimh oirc (prov.), Ir. Gl. 156.25 . orc a cru finni (letter a in pig-ogam), Auraic. 5675 . muc as gach crú, BNnÉ 265.35 . Cf. ocht n-anmanna in[n]a muc . . . cro . . . ceis, deil, O'Dav. 360 . ic sádud a crúi `in planting the stakes of her cattle-pen', Metr. Dinds. iii 376.4 . deich crái gacha dorais . . . .x. loig in gach crúo, Fél. 88.20 - 21 . hūan corcra a crū asaine, ACL iii 244 § 14 . i gcrú an asail, Aithd. D. 73.10 . aonchro caorach, Luc. Fid. 5678 . cro con anfaitig, Laws iii 416.6 Comm. Cf. techtughudh do breith isin fearann co cruibh ime no cen cruibh ime, O'D. 2272 ( Rawl. B 506, 23c ). crui tire do tellach, Laws iv 20.5 `to occupy separate enclosures', Celtica vi 235 = cru .i. ime, ut est crui tire do theallach, O'Dav. 527 . tar chro, ┐ is leth muna bét(h) crui fences, Laws iv 30.22 Comm. By extension, space between an animal's legs: .ix. duirn a fot airtem (a) leithet a crui iar nairthur (.i. in bail ar coraiged teascad in tarra iar nairthir itis da chois cinn na muice) dorn leithet a crai a niarthur (.i. iter a da cois tona) 'nine fists its length, a fist with thumb extended its fore intercrural width (i.e. the place where the tarr was cut in front between the two front legs of the pig); a fist its hind intercrural width (i.e. between his two hind legs)' Peritia xv 317-18 .

(b) Of persons hut, cell, prison : fo chrú cacht `an imprisoning pen', Metr. Dinds. iv 122.9 . C. beó 'n-a crú chumung, iii 6.64 . duine do-dheachaidh fa ch.¤ became prisoner (?), Aithd. D. 51.4 . at cru, a cullaig! (said to seeker of sanctuary), Ann. Conn. 1342.3 . ag coimhéad an chraoi 'n-a raibhe S.M. i mbroid `the cell', Keat. iii 1524 . c.¤ meathaigh, Mac Aingil 2460 .

(c) With gen. of n. pr. or n. loc. (freq. in poetry): do chuartaigh tar c.¤ n-Uladh `beyond the far limits', Miscell. Celt. Soc. 374.3 . c.¤ Chrúachain Connaught , IGT Decl. ex. 1354 . buaidh a mbiodbadh ac crú Cuind Ireland , ZCP ii 342.29 budh tréad gan bhuachaill crú Cuinn, DDána 81.14 . oighir Chraoi Connla, Ir. Syll. Poetry 68 § 5 . ar lár croi Ia `in the middle of Iona', AFM iii 134.19 .

(d) Encircling band of weapons, persons, warriors, etc., hence bodyguard, troop, (line of) battle: c.¤ sleg ┐ scíath . . . 'ma ríg ṅHerend, LL 38703 . a ngúaille risin c.¤ crann, IGT Decl. ex. 1156 . i gcrú chleath, DDána 117.24 . saor an chraoi `the man who forms his circle of spears', O'Hara 2402 . imos cuirset c.¤ sciatrach do sciathaib órda . . . impu, Alex. 470 . muinter Í Ch. cro teand im tighearna, IT iii 92 § 136 . do ládh c.¤ uimpi d'ḟeraibh guard (of Christ's tomb), Ériu iv 112.11 . ina mbuaili bodba ┐ ina cro cat[h]a, CCath. 4980 . dorinedh cro gaile imon airdrig, Ériu viii 40.18 . ? crai mialata, BB 378b20 = crumlata, KZ xxxiii 83.22 . a bharr c.¤ `O lord of battle', Aithd. D. 20.17 . Cf. c.¤ aingel . . . oc anorugud a anma, LB 275a54 ( onórugud, SG 59.23 ).

(e) Miscellaneous exx. with attrib. gen.: dos-ratais i c.¤ bidbad iat you left them at the mercy of enemies, MU² 884 . The following examples (crú bodba, crú fechta) may properly belong to 1 crú. Pokorny translates ' raven' and connects it with Lat. corvus, IEW 570 . c.¤ bodba (bodbda ?), RC xiii 114 § 156 . Cf. is crú fechta (.i. badb) modcernae, LU 8904 . Cf. cru fechto .i. badb, Corm. Y 308 . crúḟechta .i. bodba, O'Dav. 375 . cru .i. badb, fechta .i. cath . . . cairbidhib crúfechta, H 3.18, 61b10 . c.¤ búada precinct (of Temair), Metr. Dinds. i 28.20 . Cathir Chroind c.¤ buada, LL 3540 . focresa cro comairle ┐ cindti `a meeting for council', Ériu viii 56.9 . i gcomhdháil ndruadh chraoi gcorma in a ring round ale (?), Hackett² xvii 39 . c.¤ cotaig ┐ oentad `covenant and union', RC xiii 72 § 75 . c.¤ cadat ┐ caradraidh, xxix 138.30 . ? cro cuil im Chellach i foss, O'Mulc. 208 . c.¤ cummaisc of metres using features belonging to different structures ( Murphy Metrics 77 ): cro cumaisc etir randaigecht mbicc ┐ casbairdni (i.e. 73 + 72), IT iii 68 § 9 . cro cummaisc etir randaigecht moir ┐ casbairdne (i.e. 72 + 71 ), § 7 . lethidir c.¤ dernann dil `the hollow', Ériu iv 96.1 . Cf. an c.¤ Logo, RC xii 78 § 69 prob. `some hut or other enclosure in which Lugh put his winnings', n. ethais corp crín c.¤ péne `fold of torment', Imr. Brain 46 .

In n. loc. sruith shenoir Chraoi Caoimhghin, AFM ii 1020.z `St. Kevin's kitchen', n.

(f) socket, hoop (of lance), eye (of needle) etc.: sleg . . . co fethan óir impi o irlond co c.¤ , LU 10665 . líathga mór co tríchait semmand trina c.¤ , TBC-LL² 4488 . lán a glacc . . . da hindsma ┐ da c.¤ (of spear), Acall. 4922 . ? c.¤ trí rinne bodb moslinge, SG 409.10 = AFM i 302.x . gearr do bháoi an cróisin gan chrann, IGT Decl. ex. 577 . co tarla cach snáthat díb hi c.¤ araili, LU 8858 ( FB 65 ). c.¤ snáthaiti, 4882 (TBC). im snathait, .i. set int snaith ina cro, Laws i 152.30 Comm. dul tré ch.¤ shnáthaide, Mk. x 25 .

(g) box, container : trian a cruib glaisne, leth mad coitethe 'vom Waid in crōs (containers, in Vorbereitung) ein Drittel; wenn er gehärtet (fertig) ist, die Hälfte' Stud. in E. Ir. Law 36.12 . .i. [trian] asin glaisin ina cet cru leth . . . .i. as in cru tanaiste no madat hurlam, Laws ii 372.23 Comm . nomhadh na glaisni ... ar a buan ... trian as in chet-chru, ... leth as in chru tanaisi, 'out of the first container … out of the second container' 418.9 Comm. , Celtica xv 5 . iarna minugad co techt a cro, [.i. . . . ina cet cro], 'until it goes into the container' Laws ii 374.2 Comm , Celtica xv 5 . trian iarna cét cotadh .i. isin cru tanuisi, O'D. 303 (H 3.17, 237) .

II hereditary property, inheritance : D. co lín c.¤ , Trip.² 392 . cislir rann fil for crū ?, Ériu i 214.14 . isna hībh crōaibh aile, 215.11 . confoglaither cin iar ndibad ┐ croaibh, O'D. 548 ( H 3.17, 436 ). daer gabla no crai, Laws v 518.18 Comm. nī crō co cōiccir fo cosmailius clīaro, Ériu i 215.y . do chunchid roith croi for Aed . . . .i. delg nos facbad cech rig di aroile, LB 238cb23 . re c.¤ a shean `steading', Ériu xvi 133 § 24 . DDána 74.60 . a shéd craí na dheaghaidh dhuit, IGT Decl. ex. 1629 . re taisgidh is c.¤ carad (of a harp) `relic', Magauran 886 . tairgid cairt ar c.¤ a cinid `land of their family', Ériu iv 224.23 . ? im chrú nochar fhuirigh aonarc, Measgra D. 61.111 (in sense (a), Ed.). Note also crui `cattle', Laws i 214.25 , 298.15 Comm. , crai, iv 26.11 , 12 etc.

In follg. exx. wd. is of doubtful application and/or meaning): turthughadh craoi, Ériu xiii 23.24 . fuidir goible, fuidir chrui, fuidir gola 'der fuidir des Galgens, der fuidir des Bluttodes, der fuidir der Grube' Ir. Recht 65-66 . og na bi fer craidh, O'Curry 2546 ( Eg. 88, 45 (46)d ). ni acair nad caemclai o croib in forais , Laws i 102.y `sheds'. ? lan . . . di cormaim no as co cro(?) . . . lan di as cen cro(?), O'D. 936 ( H 3.17, 658 ). bid croa na trī forus (of saint), ZCP ix 453.9 . is cro timorgne cach aighnedha a arach fri comus n-æi, xii 364.7 . tri cro in tuile (of waves), BB 374a11 (cf. Dinds. 45 ). is ed rosaigh inn ardrígh asin cruid, Ériu i 215.3 . rachoidh sí c.¤ tar comhaidh (untranslated), O'Hara 4105 . cro Grigair gan rath nā rabh (sic leg.) / da minaigh cath 'ga chosnamh, ACL iii 245 § 25 ` house ', Aithd. D. 49.25 . is crō dá sét .i. coimhét, ZCP v 486 § 7 (B. na f.). in c.¤ caem (of willow tree), SG 245.25 . ni thiaghaid feacht nó sluaigheadh acht ar chródh `for pay', Leb. Cert. 96.26 (crod ?).

Compds. With nouns. ? croaithlich torgi fiann, ZCP viii 306.21 . ar chróbhothaibh bochtán `hovels', Keat. i 54.11 . in crobuaile cat[h]a `fold of battle', CCath. 5378 . 'na gcróbhuaile chumhaing (of hell), TSh. 6696 . i ngonaib ┐ i crobuillib baís (1 crú ?), LL 12785 . cróichíor chruinn a déad, Hackett² iv 22 . crō-c[h]līat[h], Corm. Y 371 . conboing catha cróchombág, LU 8352 ( FB 24 ). ag cróinnsmadh a ccraoisech fitting out their spears, Hugh Roe² 224.2 . sin chro-inse (: millsi), Rawl. 164a54 . gus in gcrōmhainnir chatha, Celtica i 117.125 . crotacra . . . .i. tagra . . . do-ghnither i cro airechta, Cóic Con. 60 § 144 n.4 . beit it chróthreibh coitechta `populous household', Leb. Cert.² 158.6 . With adjj. drud re roibhthibh, cúilte cróbhodhbhdha warlike(?), DDána 83.8 . caór catha crobuilnig, ZCP viii 306.15 . a ṡlegha crannremra cródhaingne, Acall. 1553 . a dhá chraoisigh . . . chró-fhairsinge, ML 112.21 . ech . . . coelchos cálethan (leg. crua-) broad-hoofed, LU 8665 ( FB 50 ) = crualethon, Eg. ( IT i 278 n. 18 ). dá craísigh . . . cróremra, CF² 681 . fr isrengad cucu na crusighi crothuilli open- socketed (?), B. Fermoy 77b24 . In n. loc. Cathir Chróḟind, Metr. Dinds. i 28.20 .

cros

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cros or dil.ie/13123
Last Revised: 2019

 

Forms: c., c., crois, crois

n ā, f. (Lat. crux, see GOI 575 ). a s. c.¤ , Thes. ii 249.3 , LB 234b43 , d s. c.¤ , Mon. Tall. 151.5 , also Blathm. 163 as emended, crois, MS, see notes. n s. crois, Magauran 2540 (not guaranteed by metre).

(a) cross as relig. symbol: hi torrund cruisse `in the form of a cross', Thes. ii 254.z (St. Miss.). .iii. parsa deac in eo na c.¤ . . . a .xvi. itir incuaird ┐ chorp na c.¤ (of communion particles), 255.4-5 (ibid.). dobered croiss Críst taris co fa chét cech laí (of St. Patrick) made the sign of the cross, Trip.² 1423 . cross Dé bí / ra bruinne cach uilc fo thrí, LL 39302 . doforni int epscop . . . cetheora crossa cona scín, LB 277b14 . an lá tar Fhéil C. do-chuaidh Feast of Holy Cross, Aithd. D. 17.18 . brāthair croisi `religiosus de Ordine Cruciferorum', Beatha S. F. 1862 . do leath é féin . . . i bhfioghair chroise, TSh. 9147 . D. . . . do hecc fo crois `after taking the Cross', Ann. Conn. 1228.7 . c.¤ croichi sign of the cross, Laud 610, 8c (cited Plummer MS. notes). ni facutar sigen na c.¤ na crochi ínte, LB 234b44 .

Rarely of physical Cross: fri croich fri crois, Blathm. 136 . do chur i gcrois do chleacht mé, Aithd. D. 73.5 . do-chífear an ch.¤ donn (of Last Day), DDána 12.4 dá ndearnadh sé ar crois cunnradh, 40.3 . ? immá duma dess / hi tairndfet do chrois, LU 9866 .

(b) Of monastic cross as object of devotion: clerigh arcuairt cross, IT iii 82.22 . failet nói mná . . . / i toéb chroisse `beside the Cross', Metr. Dinds. iv 342.6 . inad crabaid ┐ c.¤ , Acall. 3720 . ní dechaid D. ó chrois gan cromadh, MR 298.11 . cnes re crosaibh slemnai in sūi `a man who lays his skin against smooth crosses', Measgra Uí Chl. 146 § 8 . c.¤ chloche, LL 6480 . c.¤ . . . craind wooden cross, ZCP xvii 232.29 . fo crossaibh cuill, AFM i 516.z . c.¤ óir ┐ c.¤ airgid, Acall. 5839 v.l. Note also: do tadbas di croch do beth a mbel na piasta, ┐ a c.¤ rena carpat uachtarach, ┐ a llos rena c[arpat] ichtarach transverse , Laud 610, 8a (cited Plummer MS. notes). In phr. for beinn chroise see benn.

Hence shrine at cross, church, etc.: rugadh crodh gach croise `every church is robbed', Magauran 1191 . sarucchad croisi hÚa Suanaigh, BNnÉ 312.y ( Fél. 466.40 ). co rucsad bruit moir o Chrois na screbtra, RC xvii 401.6 (Tig.). As boundary: gan dul tar crosaibh Chluana amach, Ériu i 94.17 . Note further: do gearradh c.¤ in margaidh `the market cross', Ann. Inisf. 1275.3 . airgead croise caoile nó salfás `narrow-cross money', Stud. Celt. i 4.y (see ii 119 ff. ).

(c) Of various cross-shaped objects: fail crois d'ór incachdorus, SR 361 (descr. of heaven). timchell cacha oenchrose, 372 . da ndernatar ní ar in clar dar in crois no dar in sduaig imlingar (part of door or entrance), O'Curry 518 ( H 3.18, 261a ). secht cét uṅga 'sin meis móir / co cethricrossaib dergóir, SR 4350 . dobir c.¤ dit sailiu forochtar dochinn `a cross of thy spittle', Thes. ii 249.3 . di chroiss tar a mullach two transverse streams (of suppurating head), Thr. Ir. Gl. 36.24 . legthar roimh in croissi (leg. crois-si?) an cuid sin (direction to reader), Lism. L. xxxiii 1 . co nderna chrois díb trít chride (of crossed spears), TBC-LL² 3699 . cor bo chross tall tarsna triana chlíab, TFerbe 243 . do . . . gurbo c.¤ bodhbhda 'na cliabh an craoisech, ZCP x 296.30 . táinig dhe a chur a ccrois cross-roads , O'R. Poems 305 . tempal . . . cona shanctair ┐ crosaibh transept , AFM iii 218.8 . cloidem . . . co crosaib ┐ dornnchur n-orda ` cross-guard ', Grail 2860 . clannaidh í gur dherg a crois ` hilt ', Duan. F. i 66.30 . milledh mo chána go crois completely , Misc. Hag. Hib. 123.22 . an stóil bhíos ina crois fá bhrághaid an tsagairt, Eochairsg. 35.32 . do bi ina crois ┐ a bél re lár (i.e. with arms outstretched in cros-ḟigell), SG 39.28 .

(d) Transfd. prohibition; hindrance. Orig. of the actual placing of a cross on a road: ni tabarr (sic leg.) [c.¤] for conair, ZCP xviii 388 ( Laws ii 90.14 Comm. ). do berar c.¤ for conaire air he is prevented from travelling the road(?), O'D. 646 ( H 3.17, 481 ). c.¤ i forba apaidh forna íslibh, c.¤ i forba apaidh ┐ troscadh for na uaislibh, 621 ( H 3.17, 461 ). as é a fuaidre, a suidiugh c.¤ for cuile in breithemon no ara beolu . . . c.¤ for cuile .i. c.¤ na fiadhnaise co na tucar biad eiste amach ar son apa. No ar beolu .i. co na ruga breth, 639 ( 473 ). forais ni bid fri crois na fri athgabail . . . .i. c.¤ a naige croise, O'Curry 374 ( H 3.18, 208b ). to-g[o]a fer ad-gair im cross fa gíall . . . dia toirb inna fíachu-sa `whether it be on the basis of a cross or a hostage', Ériu xx 166 § 6 (see 175 ). sárugud aitire nó crossi in domnaig oc saigid na cána in domnaig `bailiffs' (?), Ériu ii 208.15 . tabhair . . . / crois ó chomharba Pheadair, DDána 72.2 . dún gan chrosa ar chóir-bhreathaibh `hindrances to', Timth. 1916, 37 § 8 . ? na buail bos re bel filidh / do dhuain ch.¤ go ccoiridhir until you emend your perverse poem, Rel. Celt. ii 298.32 . ? as báthad coindell mo ch.¤ , BNnÉ 286.15 . Hence prep. phr. tar crois in spite of, against orders of: tanag cugud, a banntigerna, tar do crois, ZCP vi 27.9 . tar crois Cumaill, Duan. F. i 86.w . gabhaim do láimh tar a chrois, Oss. iv 86.16 .

(e) affliction : co toracht féin foa chroiss, Trip.² 795 . deacair comhthrom a gcroisi d'fhagháil `affliction like theirs', Ó Bruad. iii 52.5 .

In n. loc.: C.¤ in Chloim, RC xii 342.19 . fri Crossa Brenaind andess, LL 37496 . i machaire na croisi, AFM vi 2222.17 . See Hog. Onom.

Compds. With nouns. dhá chroisbhéim do chomh-mbualadh a g-cloidhiomh oblique strokes, ML 128.5 . ind etarfasaighibh na crosbhuinnedh cengail hoops , CCath. 5327 . a clarad ┐ a cómdluthad ┐ a crosdelb cross-section(?) (a temple), LB 120b21 . crosdibirciud ` cross-pelting ' (in list of guilty games), Celtica viii 150.4 , cf. do chloīndībircthib, Sc.M² 17 . claidem . . . cona croseltaibh `cross-hilts', CCath. 5242 . croisróid cullóide is coire, Ó Bruad. ii 182.2 . cross-sluaiged la T. . . . an ndescert E. ` thwart-hosting ', RC xviii 52.y (Tig.) gablóc i mbí crostál crainn 'a little forked branch in which there is a wooden cross-adze' EIS 164 § 73 . in crostuad lethan 'broad cross-axe' CIH ii 669.28 , EIF 488 n. 164 .

With adjj.: cosair . . . cros-aidlennach cumaisc, MR 316.1 . colna cros-bhuailte transfixed , TSh. 6612 . a chloidheamh crosghlan, DDána 98.28 . cirrta, crechtach, crosledartha, ZCP vi 68.22 . is crechtach crosledarthach atathar, RC xxii 328 n.11 ( BDD 167 ). cloidheamh crosórdha gold-hilted , CF² 681 . cepach cirrthi do c[h]uradhuib crosroinnti, ML² 1851 . With vb.: ra cétṡnaidit ┐ ra crostuagait na clairsin, LL 30945 `those boards . . . were cross-axed', TTr. 127 .

See crosḟigel(l).

cúil

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Forms: chúl, cúlae, cula, cúla, Cule, Cúle, cúileanuibh

n perh. orig. ā, f. n s. in chúl, LU 5559 . g s. cúlae, Fél. Nov. 11 . cula, cúla, 116.27 . LL 3189 . Cule, Reeves Ad. 31.2 . Cúle, Thes. ii 271.8 (Ardm.). chuile, AU i 56.x . Fél. 258.25 . Corp. Gen. 41.24 . c.¤ f., IGT Decl. § 42.9 . d p. cúileanuibh = lanes, Luke xiv 21 .

Corner, recess : gaib do chuil isin charcair, Thes. ii 290.13 . is olc in chúl catha inon fil, LU 5559 . ? ni bu chul serci do Ultaib, IT i 77.2 ( LMU 16 ). do ṡíreigim cecha cúli ┐ cecha cerna de (of a helmet), TBC-LL¹ 2582 . in teg-sain ón ch.¤ co araile, LL 38073 . fo ceithri cúilibh Érenn, CF² 569 . a cuil a chaemduirnd `in the hollow of his fine hand', TTebe 976 . in fairrgi itir chuan ┐ ch.¤ ┐ chearn ┐ charraig, CF² 73 . 's mé gan bhíadh a gc.¤ cumhaing, Duan. F. i 24 § 16 . i cuil ecin din forais , Grail 2481 . cúl [díona] (: súgh), DDána 26.34 . tomhus mhúir Theamhra . . . / ó ch.¤ chearna go a slios slim, 119.2 . ar cc.¤ dídin (= refugium, Gloss.), Parrth. Anma 3850 . go mbeidh do ch.¤ go fann, Dánfhocail 34 (`a corner-heap, hence store, means ', Gloss.). Fig. dá chor san ch.¤ `putting him in strait', PBocht 20.4 . bātar cethri cula for in cathraig sin ┐ sé míli for cech n-ae sides (?), Marco P. 69 . .u. cula bis uirre (a precious stone), Celtica ii 125.147 .

Astron. ni roitit an en cuil dona ceithri cuilib `are never in the quadrate aspect', Ir. Astr. Tr. 96.10 .

Very common in nn. loc., see Hog. Onom. s.v. cúl , Fél., Index of Places , AU Index (cúil , cúl) etc.

Cf. cúl.

dín

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Forms: dína

n u, m. IGT Decl. § 95 , Verbs § 83 .

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

do-airret, do-áirret

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Forms: tár(r)thid, tair(r)thid, tarraid, dusn-arrith, ním-farraidh, tairet, do-da-uret, do-m-airthend, -tairthenn, do-n-airthe, do-n-arraid, da thairthe, doairthend, -táirthe, do-sn-árthet, donairthét, tairthet, to-air-thét, tairthit, táirthed, toirthead, tairset, dafarsed, danarsitis, táirsitis, -táir, tartha, tanáirsed, tarradais, do-m-árraid, du-sn-arraid, do-t-árruigh, dafarraid, do-s-farraidh, -fairraidh, -fairidh, dosfairtestar, rom-farraid, rosfarraigh, tarraid, -tárraid, tarraigh, tharraid, dothairraich, rostarraig, donarthaid, tarthaid, tarthaigh, taurthais, tarthis, táirthis, táirthidhis, tairtemar, tarthamair, tárthamar, donarthatar, do-n-arthetar, du-sn-arthaiter, do-airtetar, dofárthetar, dofairthetar, tarthatar, tárthetar, tartatar, tarthadar, tairthedar, [t]airthiter, tairredar, doairrither, tarrthaitear, tairthither, tarthither, tarthithear, tarrustar, notairister, tarrustar, tharrastá, tarusta, taraisdea, tarrustar, -tairistea, tarras, tarrus, rotharrus, tarrthus, tarrthas, tairtes, tarrassa, tarraid, tárruim, tarar-sa, tarrusa, tarrais, doradais, tathradais, tharr, tharramar, tarabhair-si, tárratar, tarradar, tairredar, tháirsiot, conus-táirsetar, -ttarustar, dofáirthetar

(* to-air-reth-, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 598 , but perh. *to-ad-reth- or a contamination of both. See GOI p. 496 ). Later as simple vb. tár(r)thid, tair(r)thid, tarraid. IGT Verbs § 16 . Indic. pres. 3 s. dusn-arrith, Trip.² 904 . ním-farraidh, RC x 90.4 (LU). ? tairet, LL 179a1 . ? do-da-uret, Laws iv 184.13 . Later: do-m-airthend, Imr. Brain ii 293.11 . RC x 222 § 13 . -tairthenn, RC x 222 § 13 . Fen. 226 . The follg. are apparently either pres. or pret. 3 s.: do-n-airthe, RC xiii 405 § 57 (cf. do-n-arraid, § 56 ). da thairthe, x 222.132 v.l. (doairthend, text). -táirthe, ALC i 132.7 . 3 pl. do-sn-árthet, TBC-I¹ 195 (LU). donairthét, Trip.² 1524 . tairthet, Wb. 27d23 (possibly = to-air-thét, see Pedersen Vgl. Gr. § 840.1 ). tairthit, Alex. 1127 ( -id, 491 ). 1069 . Impf. 3 s. táirthed, LU 5159 = toirthead, TBC-I¹ 677 . Subj. The orig. s-subj. early fell together both in form and meaning with that of do-airicc, from which it is hardly to be distinguished in prose; for exx. see do-airicc, where some of the subj. forms given may belong to this verb. The follg. forms may be assigned to do-airret: subj. pres. 3 pl. tairset, BDD 95 ; impf. 3 s. dafarsed, TBC-LL¹ 4255 . 3 pl. danarsitis, Irish Texts i 12 § 37 . táirsitis, TBC-I¹ 613 (do-airicc?). Also perh. -táir in bardic verse ( Dán Dé xxvii 16 , L. Cl. A. B. 239.62 , etc.). Later forms: pres. 3 s. go nach tartha , ZCP viii 552.4 . Condit. 3 s. tanáirsed, BDD² 1087 (see Gloss. s.v. do-árid).

Pret. and perf. 2 s. tarradais, LL 303b30 ( RC xiii 84 § 95 ). 3 s. do-m-árraid, LU 9361 . du-sn-arraid, AU 912 . do-t-árruigh, TE § 9 . dafarraid, Trip.² 298 . do-s-farraidh, AFM 1101 , -fairraidh, 919 , -fairidh, 430 . dosfairtestar, Alex. 789 . rom-farraid , BNnÉ 301 § 4 . rosfarraigh, BB 50a22 . tarraid, FB § 66 . -tárraid, SR 3019 . tarraigh, RC ix 468 (LU). do tharraid , SR 4157 . dothairraich, Lec. 615b6 . rostarraig, BB 351b20 . Note also donarthaid, O'D. 111 ( H 3.17 90 ). Forms like tarthaid, RC xv 426 , tarthaigh, Imr. Brain i 66.11 , 69.25 , may be presents of simple vb., cf. the later s-pret. taurthais, TBC-LL¹ 1241 (do-tuit?). tarthis, Cóir Anm. 70 . táirthis, RC xiii 106 (LL). táirthidhis, Keat. ii 2334 . 1 pl. tairtemar, TBC-I¹ 2482 . tarthamair, ZCP xii 384.6 . tárthamar, Acall. 2911 . 3 pl. donarthatar, Trip.² 1608 . do-n-arthetar, LL 406b1 . du-sn-arthaiter, AFM vi 2332 . do-airtetar, Lism. L. 522 . dofárthetar, TBC-LL¹ 2489 . dofairthetar, TBC-I¹ 1835 . tarthatar, TBC-LL¹ 677 . AU 961 . tárthetar, TTr.² 722 . tartatar, Aen. 1021 . tarthadar, AFM v 1358 . tairthedar, ii 830 . PH 1913 . conid [t]airthiter , AU 946 . gu tairredar , CCath. 2404 .

Pass. pres. doairrither, Laws iv 140.y . tarrthaitear, IT iii 198.11 . i tairthither , LL 14b10 = tarthither, BB 42a23 . tarthithear, Lec. 571a28 . Subj. pres. mana tarrustar , Laws iv 244.1 ; ii 180 , 288 , 62.3 . ge notairister , 182 (?). nár tarrustar , Duan. F. i 55.29 . Impf. ní tharrastá , TTr.² 181 . co tarusta , Laws v 328 , cf. ii 90.5 . da taraisdea , iii 100.6 . Fut. tarrustar `shall be overtaken', AFM 825 (poem). Condit. -tairistea, Laws iii 528.8 . Pret. and perf. tarras, LU 3121 . tarrus (passim). rotharrus, Ériu i 102 § 59 . tarrthus, Aen. 649 . tarrthas, AFM vi 2010 . tairtes, ii 792.1 . pl. co tarrassa , Rawl. B 503, 39a (Plummer MS. notes).

Exx. of simple vb. tarraid (from pret.?). Indic. pres. 1 s. tárruim (sic leg.?), KMMisc. 366.26 . Subj. pres. 1 s. no co tarar-sa , TTebe 2764 . Pret. 1 s. tarrusa, Acall. 5233 . ? 2 s. tarrais, 5533 (doradais, tathradais, v.l.). 3 s. do tharr , Rel. Celt. ii 192.11 . 1 pl. do tharramar , Duan. F. i 90.16 . 2 pl. tarabhair-si, RC xxix 112 § 8 . 3 pl. tárratar, Fianaig. 91.11 . tarradar, Miscell. Celt. Soc. 340.4 . gu tairredar , CCath. 2404 . ní tháirsiot , Hugh Roe 150.23 . conus-táirsetar, AFM ii 1042 . Pass. -ttarustar, AFM i 26.3 .

For vn. see tárrachtain.

I As trans. vb.

(a) overtakes, comes up with, comes upon unawares, catches: araile laech . . . domárraid-si, LU 9361 . do-airthend Cuculaind in Mórrigan, RC x 222 . dolluid Mider . . . rosfarraid dara n-ése, Metr. Dinds. iii 42 . ni tharra-sum Patraic, Lism. L. 193 . dosfairtestar ┐ rongeoguin, Alex. 789 . donarthatar tri druíd oc Raith R., Trip.² 1606 . conus táirsetar Goill oc Fiondabhair, AFM 1133 (ii 1042) . dosn-árthet ocht fichit oss n-allaid and, TBC-I¹ 195(LU) . co tairthed C. inn urchur dolléced asa thailm riasú rísad talmain would catch the missile, 1512 (LU). Often in hostile sense attacks, falls on: domfarraid (leg. don-) iarum A. co fiacail fidbi ina eton, YBL 205b35 . a tri dodnairthet (sic leg.) occo; huaill ┐ dimus ┐ ferc three things assail him in pursuit of it (i.e. truth), ZCP iii 450.26 . ? masa log othrusa theit do doarthenn cach ni dachuaid seacha, O'D. 2309 ( Rawl. B 506, 31a ) = Ériu xii 34.10 . Of events, disasters, etc., comes upon, befalls: cid do-t-árruigh? what has happened to thee?, TE § 9 . dafarraid galar sickness seized him, Trip.² 298 . condastárraid tess, SR 3019 . co mbad i llius libsi danarsitis ec that he should die, Irish Texts i 12 § 37 . a ndo doraid tarraid Coinculainn all the misfortune that had befallen C., IT i 299 . nirsam óg; tarrad mór rí ar gach rótt I have overtaken (i.e. outlived) many kings, Fen. 224 . doneoch tharradais do rígaib of all the kings thou hast come across, LL 303b30 = RC xiii 84 , Lism. L. p. 306 . fri cuimne seanchad indraice do[no] doairrither in ime by the memory of respectable antiquaries by whom the fence is overtaken (= in whose time the fence was erected), Laws iv 140 Comm. (cf. Plummer, Ériu viii 129 ). ma[d] gell bes airde ináit a fe[i]ch ┐ foiche De donairrtet, O'D. 122 ( H 3.17 101 ) = ┐ foichid De dia tharrachtain, O'Curry 2691 ( Eg. 88, 59 (60)a ). tarraid me Eri ar da mag I have seen Ireland with but two plains, Fen. 270 . an ttárthaidh tú no ar cuimhin leat leithéad na maidne anae? did you ever experience . . . the like of yestermorn?, Celt. Rev. x 138 . Note also: conid a mmárb tarraid talmain fell dead to the ground, LU 9093 ( FB § 84 ). rí is ferr tarraid talam, YBL 121a41 . riasiu táirset talmain, BDD 95 .

(b) reaches, comes to: gonach tartha int aitheach int áth ar tús romam, ZCP viii 552 , cf. TBC-LL¹ 1878 . tarthaigh T. tempall Cille C., Imr. Brain i 66 .

(c) catches, seizes, grasps: tarras-[s]a in darna congna de ┐ tarraid D. in congna aile, Acall. 2915 . tarraid C. cruadlann a claidim etarbuas, MR 300 . tairthit a fidbaco ┐ gabait a soighid, Aen. 1127 . tarraidh a láimh leathga robói for alchuing, BS 142 . tarraid a sciath for sdúadhlerg a dhruma girded on, Fianaig. 84 . tarraid gac[h] fer a n-arma ┐ a n-ededh aca, Celt. Rev. iv 10 . Cf. also: ní mó tarrthus cenn furre no for in gaeth it was no more possible to get hold of her than of the wind, Aen. 649 . ní tháirsiot greim forro they did not come up with them, Hugh Roe 150 . Catches, captures: do-m-airthend línaigi Cairill (said by a salmon), Imr. Brain ii 293 . is 'na lín tarras hí (of Lí Ban the mermaid), LU 3121 ( SG 237 ). co tarrus e ittir (sic leg.) na bú ┐ an lorcc, AFM 1094 (ii 946) . cin co tarrustar in cintuch though the delinquent be not apprehended, Laws ii 288 Comm. Cf. PH 8117 : ní tharraid in animm as in curp ann sin (subj. slóg mór na ndemna). Note also: tárraid Fertái bóeghal gona forsin rí[g]fénidh seized an opportunity of wounding, Fianaig. 96 .

(d) finds: ni tharraid in t-ór ar n-impod he did not find the gold on his return (?), Lism. L. 193 . romudaigh . . . i tarraid da bur muintir ann such of your people as he found there, CCath. 5155 . co nā tarras acht a cnáma lomma only their bare bones remained (lit. were found), BDD App. 156 . a n-áes in-ob-tarras the age ye have attained (lit. in which ye have been found), RC x 64 .

(e) gets, attains to, secures (common in case of simple vb. tarraid, etc.): for deich treib tarraid a reir he acquired rule (obedience to his will) over ten tribes, SR 6535 . a cūic fichet dib tarthatar raind, inna cūic fichet aile ni tharthatar raind, Ériu iii 140 . na cūic cétfatha triassa tarrthaitear in fis through which knowledge is obtained, IT iii 198 . araba ina tairtemar dā deigchleamnas what we have gained by his becoming our son-in-law, TBC-I¹ 2482 (YBL) = araba a ttaramoir-ne, ZCP x 282 . dot' tharbha ní thárrasa | cuid ghiolla an eich don gheirrfhiadh I never got as much of your favour as the horseboy gets of the hare, Dánta Gr. 61.15 . tnúth ré dtárrthus do ṡochar jealousy of the rewards I have got, Content. ix 28 .

With follg. vn.: sul tarraid a n-etrāin torchratar ocht cét díb before they could be separated, TBC-LL¹ 4580 . ní tharraid etargaire, co romarbait a ndis intercession was of no avail, LL 30b15 = ní tarrus ædarghaire (a e.?), RC xv 281 ( Dinds. i § 14 ) = ní tharthus a edargaire, BB 350a27 . go nach dtárrthas anacal nā imdeaguil ar na hairdrioghaibh sin no protection was to be had against those kings, MR 86 . Note also: tarraidh secht mbliadna . . . C. reigned seven years, BB 47b10 . tarraigh O. . . . fichit bliadan, Lec. 621a39 . Cf. tarraid F. . . . . re ré coic mbliadan . . . ar mag Ailig, Arch. Hib. ii 49 § 23 .

(f) visits, avenges (an offence) on (with AR, FOR): no co tararsa ar na Tiauandib crechta . . . mo chuirp till I avenge my wounds on the Thebans, TTebe 2764 . mani tharrastá co luath, ní tharrastá co bráth if it were not avenged speedily it would never be avenged, TTr.² 181 . gach olc darónsat tarras orra, Cog. 116.4 . tren tarras air on rioghain stern vengeance overtook him from the queen, Duan. F. i 32 . So also in Laws Comm. : cach ni roghabh . . . is a cin fair, mana tarrustar for a fine unless (the offence) be charged on his `fine', Laws iv 244 . madh codhnach fuachnuighes fris . . . dia tarrustar fair, ní ícand int aite frisin athair if a responsible adult attacks him (the foster-child) . . . if he is punished the foster-father does not pay damages to the father, ii 180 . Note also: tarrus forro siar ┐ soir | in-deochad ubaill Adaim was visited upon, Lec. 84a27 .

(g) With árach lays, imposes a pledge, bond (on): tárratar in dias [s]in arach comraic ┐ comlainn ar a céli pledged themselves to fight each other, Fianaig. 92 . tarrus arach orum-sa uime sin a pledge has been laid on me to that effect, Ériu iii 154 . táirthis [Moling] bæth n-araig fair laid a deluding bond on him (alluding to the promise exacted by M. from Finnachta for the remission of the Borama), RC xiii 106 . See maeth.

II Intrans. comes up, arrives (but perh. originally with infixed pron.): dofárthetar dā mac B. . . . ┐ rodgonat, TBC-LL¹ 2489 = dofáirthetar, TBC-I¹ 1835 LU. dofarraid leo . . . coruc caerig dia cháireib, SR 5715 . contarthatar coin altai co romarbsad an inilt, Toch. Becfola 176 ( Ir. MSS. Ser. i ). co tarraid debaid iter Aedan mac G. ┐ int Aed mac A. a quarrel arose, YBL 126a14 . Usually with prepp. AR, FOR, DO, I comes up with, overtakes, falls upon: tarthetar sluaig in tíre forru, TTr.² 722 . tarthemar-ne air, Acall. 2911 . uair na tarraidh fair since he could not come up with him, Aen. 3146 . . . . do tharaid ar chath curad chanced upon (was involved in) a contest (?), Todd Nenn. lxix . amal tarraigh don ḟidbuith sin when he reached that wood, RC ix 468 (LU). dotharraid teidm duairc dóib, SR 4157 . dos-farraigh ingnad anaithnigh doibh isin forais , Grail 3392 . mór tarraidh don teguscc riogh, | dīden cōra, cosg feilgnīomh much falls (pertains) to a king's training, ZCP ii 350 . uair tarras-[s]a dot muintirus since I have attained to thy fellowship, Acall. 4118 . co tarraidh colgdés in chlaidhimh . . . 'na cloigenn lodged in his skull, MR 298 . See further Celtica iii 267-8 .

See 1 tárr(th)aigid and 2 tárr(th)aigid.

1 fáeth ?

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ind (fo + oeth, Brehons, Serj. & Att. 11 n. 43 ): egmacht ainfis ainfaitces ni forbrad dire tar faoth forais , Laws iv 228.13 . ar dibenn faoth fiacha firinne fer fobraighe, O'D. 579 ( H 3.17, 444 ) = O'Curry 2316 (< Eg. 88, 24a-b ). Mo Naire... dia mba breithemh ni bera a faoth form na fer, H 3.17, c. 498 ( O'D. 680 ). Thurn. ZCP xviii 400 suggests that this may be an ex. of foíth (= oíth, aoth) 'oath'.

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Forms: fofich, fofith, fodafith, -fuich, -fuith, fofechat, -fuichit, -forais, forroi, forae, fofesat, fofeisit, foruasat, forriasat, foroesad, rofessed, -forruích, foruich, foruich, forfuich, forruachtatar, foruachtatar, fofechar, fo echar, -fuachar, fofeisear, -fuastar, -fuasdar, forruastar

v ind. pres. 3 s. fofich, Laws iv 362.16 . BCrólige § 23 . O'Dav. 929 . Cáin Ad. § 35 . ZCP xi 87. § 48 . fofith, Laws ii 22.27 Comm. Cf. fodafith, v 462.2 . -fuich, ACC § 129 (-fuaith v.l.). -fuith, Laws v 462.1 . 3 pl. fofechat, 404.22 . -fuichit, Bürgschaft I § 47 . subj. pres. perf. 2 s. of. -forais , Ériu xii 186.6 . 3 s. (perf.) forroi, Laws iv 220.12 . forae, iii 66.15 . O'D. 928 (< H 3.17, 658 ). 3 pl. fofesat, O'Curry 700 (< H 338 ). fofeisit, O'Curry 2142 (< Eg. 88 2 ). (perf.:) foruasat, O'Curry 219 (< H 3.18, 115 ). Cf. forriasat, O'Curry 700 (< H 3.18, 338 ). ? past 3 s. foroesad, Corm. Bodl. s.v. Mug eme (forsesed Y, rofessed, Harl. See also s.v. fo-fúasna). perf. 3 s. -forruích, LU 7013 ( BDD 66 = foruich Y). foruich, LL 261b9 ( IT i 81.5 . forfuich Eg.). ? pl. forruachtatar, Corm. Y 876 . Bodl. = foruachtatar , O'Dav. 1223 . Pass. pres. s. fofechar, ZCP xi 87 § 48 . rel. fo echar, Cáin Ad. § 43 . -fuachar, Laws i 256.9 . BCrólige § 11 (-ur). subj. pres. s. ? fofeisear, Laws iv 144.32 - 3 Comm . Cf. -fuastar, 376z . -fuasdar, v 462.2 . forruastar, ii 396.31 . ( Stud. in E. Ir. Law 63 ). BCrólige § 44 . Part. foachta, q.v. Vn. fogal q.v.; see also fúachtain.

(a) trespasses, commits an offence, does injury , intrans. or with cogn. acc., FRI of pers.; common in Laws where it is generally glossed by fúachtnaigid or a phrase formed with fúachtain: ciasa cathach fofich cū fri tir ... ? what trespass does a hound commit on the land ? Laws iv 120.15 . ma forae neach cinuid n-ainceas, `if one has committed a crime unintentionally' iii 66.15 . nach fuil ales fiacha ... ni dligh focruic leada on fir fodafich any wound which entails fines does not oblige payment of the leech by the man who inflicts it BCrólige § 19 . ind fir fofich `of the man who commits the injury' (.i. roferustar in cneid ... .i. doni an fuachtain) § 23 . folach for fer nad fuic(h), § 15 . direnar triun dire neich frisa ḟuachur (.i. ... risa ndentar an fuachtain), § 11 . atat .iii. mna ... nad alet ot[h]rus ... cia forruastar friu, § 44 . cia forruastar fria, Stud. in E. Ir. Law 63 ( Laws ii 396 ). atat .iiii. fogla fofich cach ben fria cele, O'Dav. 929 . di cach fogail ... fofechar fris, Laws iii 536.8 . cip foghail forae cach díbh fri araile, O'D. 928 (< H 3.17, 658 ). ma[d] fri neithe fofeisear if the offence be committed against privileged persons Laws iv 144.32 Comm. = fri neimte, O'Curry 32 (< H 3.18, p. 13b ). ? i fuissed fael allaid for oisc, O'Curry 227 ( H 3.18, p. 123a ) = a fuirrecht faol allaidh for oisc, O'Curry 2512 . (< Eg 88, 42 a - b ). ni forrúich (foruich Y, furaich D, marbann, Eg.) mac tíre ina flaith acht tárag firend ..., BDD 66 (U). nad foruich an cintuch in cinaid that the defendant has not committed the offence Anecd. iii 24.14 . di pecad etraid foriacht-aide, Trip. 234.15 ( foruich-ide, 2775 ). fo-fechar (fo-feich-, fo-sechar MSS) cairde huaitsiu ... roga ... dochum na fine fod-ruich the border contract is broken by thee. I shall go to the kindred who have broken it Bürgschaft p. 32 § 1 . cuir bél doerdae ni fuichit fine common express contracts do not injure (form a liability of) the kindred, p. 14 § 47 . see also s.v. fo-roich.

(b) attacks , with acc.: cumma fofiched muir ┐ tir (of a `banféinnid'), Rawl. 143a33 . Perh. abs. here; ravages by sea and by land ? ni fuachar muir ... .i. nocha tabair fodiubadh ar in muir, O'Curry 1424 (< H 3.18, p. 639b ).

foíndledach

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adj o-ā (foíndel) also foíndelach

(a) vagrant, wandering : d s f. foindledaig .i. daiscuir (gl. vulgari) Ml. 37b5 . atchiu chruth inn ḟoendelaich, TBC-LL¹ 2762 . tri foglúaiset fóenledchu .i. ingreim, dolud, dommatu `that set waifs awandering' Triads 198 .

(b) as n o, m. in Laws an absconde, one who becoming a vagrant renounces his social responsibilities and is `proclaimed' and disowned by his `fine' : athgabháil foindlethaigh fonindlea fine ... fonindle[a] tuatha `of a fugitive who has absconded from his tribe ... fled rom his territory' Laws i 246.21 . isedh doni faonleghach de, gan tiachtain re dligedh corusa fine he becomes a vagrant by non-observance of the law of `córus fine' iii 410.20 . di faendledachaib fine, O'D. 974 ( H 3.17, 679d ). slan masa faendledach, O'D. 1668 ( H 5.15, 25a ) = O'Curry 1893 . in faendledach ┐ int urfocrach (both disqualified in certain circumstances for prosecuting a suit) Laws i 88.27 Comm. ni roc[h]ar urfogra cach aonfainlegaidh na di forais urnai (.i. ... in cāch is faonligach ag nā bī ārus baile anurnaidh), 264.4 (284.32) . ní nais tir for imrumach (.i. for foendlegach), Laws iv 36.3(13) . tiachtain fo coraib in faendlegaigh, i 90.9 Comm . mad iar n-aurfocru cach faenledaig (.i. mad iarna firurfogra don fine can cunnrad do denam ris in fear fine robi ar faindelo duathaib, SM Facs. 34a (= Laws ii 288 ( ZCP xiv 374 ). dligid foindelach fuacra, LL 345d24 = d. faendledach forógra, ZCP vi 261.21 . niba faoindledhoch filidh, Ériu xiii 17.23 .

(c) panic-stricken distracted, demented (?) : (cf. foíndel (d)) faindelach .i. oinmitt, Corm. Y 668 = feanelach, v.l. fenelach, O'Dav. 876 (where Stokes amends : foendelach). faoinnealach .i. óinmid, O'Cl. faoinnealach et fainnealach `a madman ' P. O'C. Cf. finelach.

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Forms: fond, fonna, fonnaib, fonn

n o, m. Treated as neut.: ba fond n-orddnide, LL 28b3 (= dind, Metr. Dinds. i 28.13 ). a p. fonna, LL 299a23 , ZCP xi 83 § 27 . Acc. to Stokes, ACL i 304 , a loan-word <Lat. fundus; Pedersen, Asp. i Irsk, p. 199 , takes fonnaib Ml. 78b9 as = bonnaib, and perhaps fonn is a later or variant form of 1 bonn.

(a) sole (of the foot): huam fonnaib (gl. plantis) Ml. 78b9 . (see supra). ind lám ... ┐ in tṡliasait ... ro gabtha o chund co fond from end to end LL 120a23 ( RC iii 177 ). óm ḟult gom dá f.¤ , ZCP vi 257 . isi a teist isin ló, traig fri traig, sal fri sal, f.¤ fri f.¤ , O'Curry 2428 (< Eg. 88, 33bb ). Cf. [f]onn .i. druim no bonn ... f.¤ fri f.¤ .i. do bonn i n-inadh buinn ind fir it dhegaid, O'Dav. 816 . noclistis fuiri iarom, napdar duba na glassa a fond `soles' RC xi 444 . for slig frisndringtíss, conclistíss for a rind, na ferad for a fonnib ib. (Fig.) corpdire ball o ara co fond .i. ó urradh co murcurtha, ZCP xviii 363 § 23 ( Irish Texts iv 26.2 ).

(b) base, bottom, foundation: fond .i. a fundo .i. o fudomain, O'Mulc. 572 . f.¤ .i. bunad, H 3.18, 541b . co ngluaisfi f.¤ fudomna | domuin dein, SR 8297 , cf. talam ... dian f.¤ fothacht fotlethet, 32 . lebend ┐ fond iníchtarach na cathrach di glain gil, LU 2038 ( FA 11 ). rogab fond [ = fotha, Dinds. 79 ] fo thalmain `it found bottom' Metr. Dinds. iii 456 . tucus licc ... co failgib findruine f.¤ `the bottom set with rings of pale metal' 124 . ó rogab f.¤ flatha fáe `the kingly seat' 210 (possibly in sense c). claide fidbad co fonnaib `digging up of woods with their stumps' 332 . [in fót :] imsóadh a f.¤ ind arda ┐ a fēr fri grian, Dinds. 100 (= BB 404a38 . The corresp. text Metr. Dinds. iv 166 has foescal, see 1 fáescal. (Fig.) f.¤ Senchusa Moir cetamus la Sen mac A., a imtormach la F. ┐ D. foundation Laws i 24.34 . seachnadh sé f.¤ na coire `let him avoid the depth of guilt' (2 fonn ?) BNnÉ 263.19 . Oengus oll | f.¤ fri nath a theme (lit. basis) for song IT iii 37 § 22 ( Bruchst. i § 8 ); cf. Aed ... f.¤ fri fuilted féle, Thes. ii 295.2 . co fo-llō fonna fod-longat the foundations which support him ZCP xi 83 § 27 . Cf. fo ondaib .i. chisaib ín charpaid, O'Curry 1043 (cf. Laws v 470.2 and see 1 fondad, and 1 fonnad). Often of a person, foundation, prop, support: a Flaind ... at fond flatha fine, LL 37b40 = Auraic. 5173 , Bruchst. i § 19 . fond na fagla (of Cairpre Ríata) LL 38b47 . Da thí ... in fond forais , MS. Mat. 490 ( LL 45b32 , where facs. has fond foraid) = Rawl. 86a1 (fonn). uaithneadha iorghaile ┐ fuinn díbhfeirge, Todd Lect. iv 86.5 . clann Colla ... na cóic fonna féig consider (?) the five chiefs KMMisc. 268.3 .

(c) soil, ground (= Germ. Boden) and by extension piece of land, territory: fond orbeman `land of heirs' (fig. expression for tares, gl. inervo, Ecl. iii 100 ) Philarg. 109 ( Thes. ii 48 ; cf. 363 ). ba fond n-orddnide n-imglicc (of Temair) LL 28b3 (= dind, Metr. Dinds. i 28 ) dar cach ferand, dar cach fond, TBC-LL¹ 3204 . doratt fond ┐ grían doib hi toīb Aurchuind, ZCP viii 308.29 . nenaid ┐ tromm 'malle | conid é f.¤ a dúine, ACL iii 304 § 8 . tir forlethan ... f.¤ cáin le gin puinn toirthe, Marco P. 11 . san bhfonn ndúthchasa (= natale solum) TSh. 6020 . Dia do betha, a Brenainn ... buide lemm t'iadhad 'mun ḟonn (= terra firma, contrasted with the ocean) Lism. L. 3812 . a choemu Cláir Cuind cóemfind | fuind fer Fáil, LL 5b1 . Transf. of sea: fri fairge f.¤ ` expanse ' Fianaig. 36.8 . Land, territory: ca fuinn ḟérmura geltfuit ar n-almha?, CCath. 603 . gér bhó fásach na fuinn sin AFM v 1784 . Darcellus ba flaith na fond, LL 131a8 = Trip. 534.1 . rí na naoi bhfonn (n.l.), Ériu i 104.1 . i bhfonn na cille, Hackett xlii 93 . Often folld. by gen. of npr.: f.¤ Fáil (Ireland) LL 22a23 . Ó rogabsat Túatha Dé | for fund Fótla, Metr. Dinds. iii 230 . TD 6.11 , re hollamhnaibh ḟuinn Éibhir, TD 8.24 . fonn Finn Féilim, i p. lviii . a fecht ┐ a slōged la firu Hérenn, ar is [s]lōged la fonnaib dogrés; a cáin ┐ a cobach la firu hAlban, RC xx 132 (= LU 376 ) hosting belongs to territories, cf. sluaiged la fonduib ... cablach ar muir, RC xx p. 426 (= Keat. iii 1286 ; la fondadh, BCC § 344 , cf. 1 fonnad).

Freq. in compds, esp. in sense (c) above.

(a) with adj.: du chirt Fotla fonnairddi of the high-lands (?) LL 149b47 = YBL 173a (= Banba barrairdi, Laud 615, 16 ). Cormac ... ba fotha fondbalc flatha firmly founded LL 28b49 ( Metr. Dinds. i 36 ). fer fond-balc ` firm-set ' Metr. Dinds. iii 154 . fót fondbras broad-bottomed LU 8661 ( FB 49 ). ¤chosach: a [eo]c[h]arimlib Sleibi Fuait -chosaigh broad-based (?) Acall. 7127 . ¤glan: ós chind .. na firthiprat -glaini ` clear-bottomed ' MR 232.22 . rigi Fodla fond-gloine of pure soil Fen. 352 . ¤glas: fochon -ghlas green-bladed Lism. L. 4583 . ic mallascnam in maigi -glais (i.e. grassy), CCath. 4994 . ¤lúath: fiach -luath swift-footed (?): swift over lands (?) SR 2550 . nuíde: tre thalmhain bfonnaoidhe fresh-soiled ZCP xii 384.15 = Dán Dé p. 29 . ¤réid: damha Fódla foinnréidhe smooth-soiled Ériu v 56 . ¤scothach: a himlibh sleibhe F. fondscothaigh, Acall. 8 ; 6592 ( ¤scathaig). ¤taitnemach: oilen fērglas -taitnemach, RC xxvi 136 .

(b) seldom with nouns: ¤brat: tír ... na bhfonnbhrat bhfionn `vestures of soil' TD 32.66 . ¤cheltar: ¤cheltra ... in talman ` carpets ' MR 240.6 . ¤fer man of the soil (?): inad sloig na foindḟear fras, Metr. Dinds. iii 424 `men of the soil, Territorials ' 555z ). ¤grian: dochuadar i fudhomain ┐ i -grian in talman, RC xliii 98 § 102 . ¤mag: rí an ḟonnmhuighe Ultaigh the Ultonian plain TD 2.2 .

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